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 Augustina <I>Cuculich</I> Starcevich

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Augustina Cuculich Starcevich

  • Birth 7 Aug 1890 Mrkopalj, Opcina Mrkopalj, Primorsko-Goranska, Croatia
  • Death 18 Jun 1982 Red Lodge, Carbon County, Montana, USA
  • Burial Red Lodge, Carbon County, Montana, USA
  • Memorial ID 31868208

Augustina (Cuculich) Starcevich was born August 7, 1890, in Mrkopalj, Austria-Hungarian Empire (Yugoslavia-Croatia) to Marcum and Paulina (Crnic) Cuculich. Augustina's mother died when she was 9 years old, and she went to live and work with her father's half-sister, who lived on the Italian border and ran a restaurant. This is where she learned to speak Italian and how to make Italian and Yugoslavian food. She came to the United States through Ellis Island and then traveled to Red Lodge, Montana, in 1912, in order to marry Blaz Starcevich, and the wedding was 16 June 1912. Blaz and Augustina had 3 children: Rudolph, Pauline and Mary.

She lived in Red Lodge, Montana, until she died 18 June 1982.

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  • Created by: Lucy
  • Added: 1 Dec 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 31868208
  • Lucy
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Augustina Cuculich Starcevich (7 Aug 1890–18 Jun 1982), Find A Grave Memorial no. 31868208, citing Red Lodge Cemetery, Red Lodge, Carbon County, Montana, USA ; Maintained by Lucy (contributor 47025941) .