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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Family Time Line

Joseph A. Sticha
1888–1932
Elizabeth Simek
1887–1951
Marriage: 11 October 1910
Mary Josephine Sticha
1914–1992
Frank John Sticha
1916–2000
Joseph Francis Sticha
1918–2000
Stanley George Sticha
1921–1997
Julia Ann Sticha
1922–2015
Sophia Sticha
1925–1994
Bohumil Harold Sticha
1927–1982
Leonard Robert Sticha
1932–2021

Sources (25)

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

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

1893 · The Minnesota State Flag

The Flag of Minnesota was adopted on August 2 and consists of scenes from the seal of Minnesota. The flag has been modified over the years to be easier to manufacture.

1904

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

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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