Johanna Ceglarska

24 May 1892–July 1984 (Age 92)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life of Johanna

When Johanna Ceglarska was born on 24 May 1892, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, her father, Szczepan Ceglarski, was 28 and her mother, Josephine Kafurski, was 20. She married John Figiel on 12 November 1919, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She died in July 1984, in Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Niles, Cook, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Figiel
Johanna Ceglarska
Marriage: 12 November 1919
Evalina Figiel
Leonard John Figiel
Lorraine Figiel

Spouse and Children

12 November 1919
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States


    Evalina Figiel


    Leonard John Figiel


    Lorraine Figiel


Parents and Siblings


    Josephine Kafurski




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World Events (8)

1893 · The World's Columbian Exposition

Age 1

The  Chicago World's Fair 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 construct it. Over 27 million people attended the fair during its six-month of operation. Among many of the inventions 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.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 24

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

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Sources (3)

  • Jennie Figiel in household of John Figiel, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Jennie Figiel in household of John Figiel, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Jenny Figiel in household of John Figiel, "United States Census, 1920"

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