Winifred Lasinsky

1908–1995 (Age 86)
Savanna, Carroll, Illinois, United States

The Life of Winifred

When Winifred Lasinsky was born on 8 September 1908, in Savanna, Carroll, Illinois, United States, her father, Stanley Lasinsky, was 22 and her mother, Harriet Amanda Raymond, was 20. She married Milton Jacob Vicks on 21 August 1930, in Jackson, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 29 May 1995, in Sabula, Jackson, Iowa, United States, at the age of 86.

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Winifred Lasinsky
Milton Jacob Vicks
Marriage: 21 August 1930
James Vicks

Spouse & Children

  • Female1908–1995Female

  • Milton Jacob Vicks


21 August 1930
Jackson, Iowa, United States


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World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

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.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 2

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.

Age 23

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from the village of Losha, now in Belarus, possibly also from Łasin in Toruńvoivodeship, Poland.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Winnifred M Vicks in household of Wilton J Vicks, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Winafred M Lasinsky in entry for James Milton Vicks, "Iowa, Birth Records, 1921-1942"
  • Winnifred Lasinsky, "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934"

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