Frances Minnie Pawlak

1898–1970 (Age 72)
Winona, Winona, Minnesota

The Life of Frances Minnie

When Frances Minnie Pawlak was born on 6 April 1898, her father, Andrew or Andron Pawlak, was 37 and her mother, Mary Anna Cierzan, was 33. She married Francis Kostuch on 27 October 1925, in Pine Creek, Trempealeau, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Trempealeau, Trempealeau, Wisconsin, United States for about 15 years. She died on 26 August 1970, in Winona, Winona, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Saint Marys Cemetery, Oakridge, Winona, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Frances Minnie Pawlak
1898–1970
Francis Kostuch
1899–1970
Marriage: 27 October 1925
Gertrude Frances Kostuch
1926–1928
Harold Joseph Kostuch
1928–1939
Richard Kostuch
1930–
Lorraine Kostuch
1932–
Edwin Kostuch
1934–2012
John James Kostuch
1935–1935
Norman George Kostuck
1936–
Joseph Paul Kostuch
1942–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
27 October 1925
Pine Creek, Trempealeau, Wisconsin, United States
children

(8)

  • Gertrude Frances Kostuch

    Female1926–1928Female

  • Harold Joseph Kostuch

    Male1928–1939Male

  • Richard Kostuch

    Male1930–Male

  • Lorraine Kostuch

    Female1932–Female

  • Edwin Kostuch

    Male1934–2012Male

+3 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(5)

  • Jan "John J" Pawlak

    Male1885–1927Male

  • Victoria Pawlak

    Female1887–1961Female

  • Male1890–1964Male

  • Clara Pawlak

    Female1892–1928Female

  • Female1898–1970Female

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1906 · The End of Capital Punishment

Age 8

Between the state's entry into the Union and 1906, 27 people were executed by hanging in Minnesota. Public opinion soon shifted against the death penalty in the state and was formally abolished in 1911. Since its abolishment, there have been 23 attempts to reinstate the death penalty, but none of these bills passed the state legislature.
1917

Age 19

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

Polish: patronymic from the personal name Paweł ( see Paul ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Frances Pawlak in household of Andrew Pawlak, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Frances Pawlak in household of Mary Pawlak, "Wisconsin State Census, 1905"
  • Frances Kostuch in household of Francis Kostuch, "United States Census, 1940"

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