Janosch Szarka

22 January 1899–6 January 1948 (Age 48)

The Life of Janosch

Janosch Szarka was born on 22 January 1899, in Hungary. He married Maria Kiss about 1921, in Hungary. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 6 January 1948, in his hometown, at the age of 48.

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Family Time Line

Janosch Szarka
Maria Kiss
Marriage: about 1921
Josef Szarka

Spouse and Children

about 1921


World Events (5)


Age 15

WWI. Hungary fights on the losing side and the monarchy collapses.

Age 21

Hungary loses large part of territory to Czechoslovakia, Romania, Russia and Yugoslavia. The National Assembly restores Kingdom of Hungary. Horthy becomes regent and remains influential until 1944.

Age 39

Germany raise treaties in Munich and Vienna in which Southern Slovakia and Northern Transylvania were returned to Hungary.

Name Meaning

Hungarian: from szarka ‘magpie’, hence a nickname for a thief.

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

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