Stanley Alex Cominsky

6 November 1891–21 November 1954 (Age 63)
Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Stanley Alex

Stanley Alex Cominsky was born on 6 November 1891, in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States as the son of Stanley Cominsky and Mary Kowalcheck. He married Annie Stroble on 18 November 1925, in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 21 November 1954, in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 63.

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Family Time Line

Stanley Alex Cominsky
Annie Stroble
Marriage: 18 November 1925
Stella Anne Cominsky

Spouse and Children

18 November 1925
Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States


    Stella Anne Cominsky


Parents and Siblings

    Stanley Cominsky


    Mary Kowalcheck




World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 14

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 17

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Polish Komiński, a habitational name for someone from a place called Kominy.

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

Sources (3)

  • Alex Stanley Cominsky, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"
  • Stanley A Cominsky, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"
  • Alex Stanley Cominsky, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

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