Francis Zawrzykraj or Johannes

28 October 1915–23 June 2009 (Age 93)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life of Francis

When Francis Zawrzykraj or Johannes was born on 28 October 1915, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, her father, Charles Milton Reeve, was 47 and her mother, Anna Stasha Kowalczyk, was 42. She married Theodore P. Polkoski in 1933. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Clover, Bayfield, Wisconsin, United States for about 10 years and Washburn, Bayfield, Wisconsin, United States in 2009. She died on 23 June 2009, in Ashland, Ashland, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Calvary Cemetery, Washburn, Bayfield, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Deral Peacy
Francis Zawrzykraj or Johannes
Marriage: 9 August 1952
Theadore Peter Polkoski
Donald William Peacy

Spouse and Children

9 August 1952
Superior, Douglas, Wisconsin, United States


    Theadore Peter Polkoski


    Donald William Peacy


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1919 · The Chicago Race Riot of 1919

Age 4

During the Chicago race riot, which was raised by racial conflicts throughout Chicago, thirty-eight people died (23 black and 15 white) and over five hundred were injured. It is considered the worst of the approximately 25 riots during the Red Summer and was the worst race riot in Illinois.

Age 26

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

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Sources (3)

  • Frances Polkoski in household of Ted Polkoski, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Francis Johanes in household of Frank Johanes, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Frances Reeve in household of Charles Reeve, "United States Census, 1930"

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