Cecile Emma Wiatrek

Female1 September 1918–31 May 2000

Brief Life History of Cecile Emma

When Cecile Emma Wiatrek was born on 1 September 1918, in Cestohowa, Karnes, Texas, United States, her father, Edward A Wiatrek, was 28 and her mother, Elizabeth A. Brysch, was 28. She married Walter Victor BILLIMEK on 11 January 1943, in Cestohowa, Karnes, Texas, United States. She lived in Hobson, Karnes, Texas, United States in 1920 and Justice Precinct 8, Karnes, Texas, United States for about 10 years. She died on 31 May 2000, in Poth, Wilson, Texas, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Poth, Wilson, Texas, United States.

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Walter Victor BILLIMEK
Cecile Emma Wiatrek
Marriage: 11 January 1943

Sources (13)

  • Cecelia Wiatrek in household of Ed Wiatrek, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Cecelia Wiatrek, "Texas, Birth Certificates, 1903-1935"
  • Cecile E Billimek, "United States Social Security Death Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 January 1943Cestohowa, Karnes, Texas, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)

    1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

    Age 1

    The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

    1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

    Age 11

    Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.


    Age 23

    Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    Polish: nickname for a speedy person, from a diminutive of wiatr ‘wind’ (see Wiatr ).

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

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