John Joseph Dropiewski

16 May 1892–18 May 1955 (Age 63)
Sherman Township, Huron, Michigan, United States

The Life of John Joseph

When John Joseph Dropiewski was born on 16 May 1892, in Sherman Township, Huron, Michigan, United States, his father, Martin Dropiewski, was 32 and his mother, Frances Guza, was 25. He married Julia Marie Campbell on 8 October 1919, in Ruth, Huron, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Sheridan Township, Huron, Michigan, United States in 1910. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 18 May 1955, in Harbor Beach, Huron, Michigan, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Helena, Huron, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Joseph Dropiewski
1892–1955
Julia Marie Campbell
1901–1955
Marriage: 8 October 1919
Clyde J. Dropiewski
1921–1980
Gerald C Dropiewski
1924–1983
Rita Ann Dropiewski
1927–1975

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 October 1919
Ruth, Huron, Michigan, United States
children

(3)

    Male1921–1980Male

    Gerald C Dropiewski

    Male1924–1983Male

    Rita Ann Dropiewski

    Female1927–1975Female

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World Events (8)

1893 · The World's Columbian Exposition

Age 1

Also known as the Chicago World's Fair, The Exposition was held to celebrate the 400th anniversary of the arrival of Christopher Columbus in the New World. The centerpiece of the Fair was a large water pool that represented Columbus's voyage across the Atlantic to the Americas. The Fair had a profound effect on new architecture designs, sanitation advancement, and the arts. The Fairgrounds were given the nickname the White City due to its lavish paint and materials used to constuct it. Over 27 million people attended the fair during its six-month of operation. Among many of the invetions exhibited there was the first Ferris wheel built to rival the Eiffel Tower in France.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 17

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

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Sources (3)

  • John J. Dropiewski, "Michigan, Census of World War I Veterans with Card Index, 1917-1919"
  • John J Dropiewski, "Michigan, Census of World War I Veterans with Card Index, 1917-1919"
  • John Dropiewski in household of Martin Dropiewski, "United States Census, 1910"

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