Mary Silva Vanourek

1895–1994 (Age 98)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life of Mary Silva

When Mary Silva Vanourek was born on 31 December 1895, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, her father, Vojtěch Albert Vanourek, was 34 and her mother, Barbora Triner, was 30. She married Bohumiel Anton Stanek on 15 December 1914, in Chippewa, Ashland, Wisconsin, United States. She lived in Rolling Green Township, Corson, South Dakota, United States for about 10 years. She died on 7 October 1994, in Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 98.

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Mary Silva Vanourek
Bohumiel Anton Stanek
Marriage: 15 December 1914

Spouse & Children

15 December 1914
Chippewa, Ashland, Wisconsin, United States

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1897 · The Union Loop Elevated

Age 2

The Loop was born in political scandal that combined the three elevated railways around Chicago and combined them into one. The scandal was to raise the fares for commuters so state legislators could receive more money while in office. 
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 28

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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Sources (3)

  • Mae Stanek in household of Bohumil A Stanek, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mag Stanek in household of Bohumil Stanek, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mary Silva Vanaurek, "Illinois Births and Christenings, 1824-1940"

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