Anton Vanourek

1884–1945 (Age 61)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life of Anton

When Anton Vanourek was born in 1884, his father, Anton Vanourek, was 32 and his mother, Antonie Schwarze, was 18. He married Ana Zival on 19 October 1907, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Berwyn, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1920 and Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. He died in 1945, at the age of 61, and was buried in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Anton Vanourek
Ana Zival
Marriage: 19 October 1907
Joseph A Vanourek
Lillian Helen Vanourek
Anton Vanourek
Charles Vanourek

Spouse & Children

  • Male1884–1945Male

  • Ana Zival


19 October 1907
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States


  • Joseph A Vanourek


  • Lillian Helen Vanourek


  • Male1911–1969Male

  • Charles Vanourek


Parents & Siblings

  • Anton Vanourek


  • Antonie Schwarze




  • Male1884–1945Male

  • Stazie Vanourek


  • Rosey Vanourek


  • Bertha Vanourek


  • Lily Vanourek


+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1885 · The World's First Skyscraper

Age 1

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.

Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 17

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

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Sources (3)

  • Anton Vanourek, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Anton Vanourek, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Anton Vanourek in household of Albert Vanourek, "United States Census, 1900"

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