Joseph Leskovitz

Joseph Leskovitz

Birth
Slovenia
Death 29 Jun 1956 (aged 73)
Broughton, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Pleasant Hills, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot G43 Garden-Sermon of the Mount; Lot 250B
Memorial ID 60700007 View Source

Joseph Leskovitz (Jožef Leskovic) was born in Rovte, Slovenia on June 22, 1883. He and his family, including brothers Casper and Frank, emigrated to the United States in 1896. He became a naturalized citizen in 1905. On November 21, 1904, he married a fellow Slovenian Mary Sedey (Marija Sedej). They were divorced on December 23, 1925. Their children were Frank Joseph, Mary A., Ernest, Wilfred, Joseph Carl, Frances, Josephine, Rose, Jenny and Albert. Joseph Leskovitz was a coal miner with the Pittsburgh Coal Company. He also took in boarders at the family home. He was a member of the Grannish Hall Slovenian Club, in Broughton, Pennsylvania. He died in Broughton on June 29, 1956 and is buried in Jefferson Memorial Park.


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