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 Kate Zolenski

Kate Zolenski

Death 16 Apr 1902 (aged 112)
Coldwater, Branch County, Michigan, USA
Burial Coldwater, Branch County, Michigan, USA
Plot lot 1220 is in section 12
Memorial ID 92929802 · View Source
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Father: Semonas

Spelling of Last name ..Zielinski, Zolenski, Zickinski, Zelenski, Zelinski,


Children: 12

1.Anna Zolenski b.1868 in Poland Germany m. Green
...Children: Joseph Green

2. Andrew Zickinski B. Poland married Cora
..1.Pelagia [Zolenski] Putz [10/12/1872-4/26/1938]
Born Coldwater, Michigan Death Toledo, Lucas, Ohio..Burial Calvary Cemetery. Married George Putz
.....1. Leonard Putz [8/13/1899-7/17/1911]

112 YEARS OLD...

Kate Zolenski died Wednesday morning at the home of her daugher, Mrs Anna Green, 21 Railroad Street, Coldwater, Michigan, aged 112 years and 25 days.

She was born in Poland, Russia, March 22, 1790, and came to Michigan with her family in 1869, locating at Bronson, Michigan. Note: She was 79 years old

Her husband died and was buried at Bronson twenty-six years ago.

Of their twleve children, only on daughter survives them.

The old lady had three grandchildren and twenty-one great grand children

A grand-daughter, Mrs George Putz of Toledo, was in attendance at the funeral.

A grandson also lives in Toldedo and number of relatives live neat Bronson, Mi.

The funeral services were conducted Friday morning at St Charles Church by Rev. Gore and interment made at Oak Grove cemetery.

Mrs Zolenski;s age has been established beyond a doubt by referring to the church records in Polandm where she was christened..

Coldwater Sun..

Obituary found in the Homer Library, Homer Michigan..


1900 Coldwater, Branch Co Michigan
head Anna Green F 56 Poland Ger
son Joseph Green M 19 Michigan
mother Katie Green F 110 Poland Ger

Need 1870 Census Michigan
Need 1880 Census Michigan

Reference Information:

Granddaughter is Pelagia Zielinski married George Puts
Children, Leonard Putz [8/13/1899-7/17/1911] Death Toledo, Ohio
name: Leonard Putz
gender: Male
burial date: 17 Jul 1911
burial place: Calvary
death date: 14 Jul 1911
death place: Toledo, Lucas, Ohio
age: 12
birth date: 13 Aug 1899
birthplace: U. S.
occupation: School Boy
race: White
marital status: Single
father's name: George Putz
father's birthplace: Poland Germany
mother's name: Pelagia Zielinski
mother's birthplace: Poland Germany
Pelagia Putz
event: Death
event date: 26 Apr 1938
event place: Toledo, Lucas, Ohio
street address: 402 Junction Ave.
gender: Female
death age: 65y 6m 12d
marital status: Widowed
race: white
occupation: retired
birth date: 12 Oct 1872
birthplace: Coldwater, Mich.
estimated birth year: 1873
burial date: 30 Apr 1938
cemetery: Calvary
father: Andrew Zichinski
father's titles & terms:
father's birthplace: Poland
mother: Cora Zichinski
mother's titles & terms:
mother's birthplace: Poland

Possible Children:

Anna Mary Zowalski Grocholski
Birth: Jul. 28, 1867, Poland
Death: May 22, 1952
Branch County
Michigan, USA
Family links:
Michael Stephen Grocholski (1864 - 1943)*
Enos Grocholski (1885 - 1965)*
Anna M Grocholski Diamond (1898 - 1971)*
Oak Grove Cemetery
Find A Grave Memorial# 80440558

1. Mary Zilinski 1852-11/30/1880 b. Poland D. Bronson, Michigan

3. William Zelinski b.1860 m. Rosalie Steyaiach/Stogarick on 11/7/1885 Branch Co Mi

4. Joseph Zelinski b. 1856 Poland m. Constantia Green on 10/19/1879 Branch Co Mi
... Children Henry b. 1/5/1880 Bronson, Mi

5. Julianna "Julia" Zielinski Berendt
Birth: Dec. 25, 1863
Poznan, Poland
Death: Mar. 5, 1935
Lucas County
Ohio, USA

Obituary of Julia Berendt
From the Toledo Blade
Published: Wed., March 6, 1935; 1-2-8

Wauseon Woman's Services Friday

The funeral of Mrs. Julia Berendt, Wauseon, who died Tuesday in the home of her daughter, Mrs. Mary Wypychowski, 814 Patchen Road, will be held in Mr. Berendt's Wauseon home Friday at 9:30 A.M. and in St. Richard's Church at 10:30. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.

Mrs. Berendt is survived by sons, Michael, Steve, John Jr., Walter and Vincent, and daughters, Mrs. Verna Szachta, Mrs. Nettie Kosinski, Mrs. Wypychowski, Mrs. Blanche Iwanski and Mrs. Jennie Bialecki.

John J. Berendt (1855 - 1932)*
**********Memorial # 31968396

Gravesite Details Thanks goes to Doug for all the foot work in finding Kate's resting spot.





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