Henry J Markiewicz

Brief Life History of Henry J

When Henry J Markiewicz was born in 1906, his father, Jakub Markiewicz, was 32 and his mother, Eleonora Miller, was 22. He married Czeslawa Theresa Olenderski on 17 June 1928, in Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, United States for about 20 years and Representative District 2, New Castle, Delaware, United States in 1940. He died in 1988, at the age of 82.

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Henry J Markiewicz
Czeslawa Theresa Olenderski
Marriage: 17 June 1928
Henry Eugene Markiewicz Jr
Edward Markiewicz
Bernadette G Markiewicz

Sources (12)

  • Henry J Markiewicz, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Henryk Markiewicz, "Delaware Marriage Records, 1913-1954"
  • Henry J Markiewicz, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

1910 · Battleship USS Delaware Commissioned

"The USS Delaware was commissioned on November 10, 1910. This was ship number six that had been named after the """"first state."""" It was top of the line but during WWI never saw battle."


13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Polish Aleksander, Andrzej, Beata, Grazyna, Ignatius, Janina, Jozef, Leszek, Mariusz, Miroslaw, Wieslaw, Zigmund.

Polish: patronymic from the personal name Marek .

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

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