Irene Abramczik

1918–1961 (Age 43)
Scranton, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Irene

When Irene Abramczik was born on 1 January 1918, in Scranton, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Peter Abramczik, was 27 and her mother, Frances Chekawa, was 29. She married Wallace Francis Orloski on 27 November 1937, in Scranton, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 4 March 1961, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 43, and was buried in Rose Hills Memorial Park, Whittier, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Irene Abramczik
Wallace Francis Orloski
Marriage: 27 November 1937
Irene Orloski

Spouse & Children

27 November 1937
Scranton, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • Male1890–1969Male

  • Frances Chekawa




World Events (8)

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 0

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Age 13

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

Polish and Jewish (from Poland): from a Polish pet or patronymic form of Abram ( see Abraham ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Irene Frances Orloski, "Find A Grave Index"

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