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 Pitor Paul “Peter” Konopacki

Pitor Paul “Peter” Konopacki

Gdansk, Pomorskie, Poland
Death 18 Aug 1880 (aged 53)
Portage County, Wisconsin, USA
Burial Polonia, Portage County, Wisconsin, USA
Memorial ID 9300910 · View Source
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Piotr was my husband's 2nd Great-Grandfather.

He was the son of Stanislaw "George" KONOPACKI & Margaretha "Maggie" A. PIECHOWSKA.

He was the husband of Charlotte TOCZEK.

Father of:

Maryanna KONOPACKI (1847-1968)
Jan "John" KONOPACKI (1849-1874)
Jozef "Joseph" KONOPACKI (1852-1916)
Anna KONOPACKI (1854)
Juliana KONOPACKI (1857)
Valeria Barbara KONOPACKI Molski (1860-1946)
Bernard KONOPACKI (1865-1900)
Franciszka "Frances" KONOPACKI (1863)
Helena KONOPACKI Koziczkowski (1866-1886)
Marya "Mary" KONOPACKI Lepinski (1872-1921)

Death Notice

"Stevens Point Journal"
21 Aug 1880

Killed by Lightning

During the prevalence of a light thunderstorm, which passed over the town of Sharon at about 4 o'clock Wednesday morning, a Polander named Peter Konopotski was struck by lightning and instantly killed. He had been up all night with some member of his family who was sick and was just going to bed, when the bolt came through the window knocking one pane of glass out and killing the unfortunate man instantly. Except as here stated, nothing in or about the house was injured, making it one of the most curious freaks of lightning of which we ever heard.


18co Lipca R.P. 1827
Sierpnia R.P. 1880

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  • Added: 10 Aug 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9300910
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Pitor Paul “Peter” Konopacki (19 Jul 1827–18 Aug 1880), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9300910, citing Sacred Heart Cemetery, Polonia, Portage County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by Candice xo (contributor 13003043) .