Anna Poshek

10 October 1894–21 December 1967 (Age 73)
Macon, Missouri, United States

The Life of Anna

When Anna Poshek was born on 10 October 1894, in Macon, Missouri, United States, her father, John Pasek, was 31 and her mother, Josephine Pavlovic, was 27. She married Joseph Nico on 29 June 1912, in Linn, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Clark Township, Chariton, Missouri, United States in 1930 and Chariton, Chariton, Missouri, United States in 1940. She died on 21 December 1967, in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Marceline, Linn, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Nico
Anna Poshek
Marriage: 29 June 1912
Lewis Nico
Mary Marjorie Nico

Spouse and Children

29 June 1912
Linn, Missouri, United States


    Lewis Nico


    Mary Marjorie Nico


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

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.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 10

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1914 · The Man With The First Air Conditioned Home

Age 20

Charles Gates was the first person in the United States to install air conditioning in his home. Funny thing was, Gates died a year before it was installed.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Czech Pešek ( see Pesek ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Anna Neco in household of Joe Neco, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Anna Nico in household of Joe Nico, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Anna Nico in household of Joe Nico, "United States Census, 1920"

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