Andrew G. Chicko

Brief Life History of Andrew G.

When Andrew G. Chicko was born in 1911, in New Jersey, United States, his father, Andrew Stephen Chicko, was 21 and his mother, Anna Galata, was 18. He lived in Passaic, Passaic, New Jersey, United States for about 25 years and Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, United States in 1995. He died on 14 November 1996, at the age of 85.

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Andrew G. Chicko
Nell Didjulis
Jacqueline Chicko

Sources (9)

  • Andrew Chiko Jr. in household of Andrew Chiko, "New Jersey State Census, 1915"
  • Andrew G. Chicko Jr., "New York, New York City Marriage Records, 1829-1940"
  • Mr Andrew G Or Andre G Chicko Or Chick Jackson Chicko, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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The Standard Oil Company had reached a point of almost complete monopoly, managing over 90% of oil flows in the United States. The Standard Oil Company of New Jersey was a large, integrated association that produced, transported, refined, and marketed the product. In 1911, the Supreme Court declared that the Standard Oil Company of New Jersey was in violation of the Sherman Antitrust Act. As a result, it was split into 34 smaller companies.

1916 · Anthony Crawford Lynched

South Carolina native, father to 13 children, and a local farmer, Anthony Crawford, is lynched on October 21, 1916, in Abbeyville, South Carolina. The lynching is followed after Crawford has an arguement with a white storekeeper.


The infamous radio debut of War of the Worlds (an adaptation of the novel by Orson Welles) was broadcast from New Jersey. The drama program was framed as a news broadcast describing an alien invasion, which reportedly caused panic among a small subset of listeners that tuned in late. However, the newspaper industry exaggerated reports of the confusion to make it sound widespread. It's believed that the newspaper industry was attempting to take advantage of the situation to discredit the reliability of radio broadcasting.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Indian Oommen, Varughese, Eapen, Babu, Mathai, Ninan, Cheriyan, Shanti, Aleykutty, Biji, Harsha, Jaya.

Indian (Kerala) and Jewish (from India): from a vernacular pet form of the personal name Jacob , found among Christians in southern India and Jews of Cochin. — Note: Since South Indians traditionally do not have hereditary surnames, this name was in most cases registered as such only after immigration of its bearers to the US.

Americanized form of Slovak Čačko: nickname from čačka ‘toy, plaything’.

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

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