Elizabeth Simek

Brief Life History of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Simek was born on 22 October 1887, in Scott, Minnesota, United States, her father, Jan E. Simek, was 22 and her mother, Margaret Bruzek, was 21. She married Joseph A. Sticha on 11 October 1910, in New Prague, Scott, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Cedar Lake Township, Scott, Minnesota, United States for about 45 years. She died on 10 October 1951, in Scott, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Saint Wenceslaus Cemetery, New Prague, Scott, Minnesota, United States.

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Joseph A. Sticha
Elizabeth Simek
Marriage: 11 October 1910
Mary Josephine Sticha
Frank John Sticha
Joseph Francis Sticha
Stanley George Sticha
Julia Ann Sticha
Sophia Sticha
Bohumil Harold Sticha
Leonard Robert Sticha

Sources (25)

  • Lizzie Simek, "Minnesota State Census, 1905"
  • Elizabeth Simek, "Minnesota, County Marriages, 1860-1949"
  • Elizabeth Sticha, "Minnesota Deaths, 1887-2001"

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Name Meaning

Czech, Croatian, and Slovenian (Šimek): from a pet form of the personal names Šimon (Czech), Šimun (Croatian), Šimen (Slovenian), standard or archaic equivalents of Simon .

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

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