Martha I. Maria Korecky

5 May 1907–1998 (Age 90)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Martha I. Maria

When Martha I. Maria Korecky was born on 5 May 1907, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, her father, John Korecky, was 36 and her mother, Josephine "Josie" Podliskova, was 33. She married Emil F Jaros on 31 August 1929, in Cook, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died in 1998, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 91.

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Emil F Jaros
Martha I. Maria Korecky
Marriage: 31 August 1929
Geraldine Margaret Jaros
Dennis Clement Jaros

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    31 August 1929Cook, Illinois, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed
    Age 1
    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.
    1919 · The Chicago Race Riot of 1919
    Age 12
    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 24
    The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

    Name Meaning

    Czech and Slovak (Kopecký): topographic name for someone living by a hill, from kopec ‘hill’, or a habitational name for someone from a place called with this word.

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

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    Sources (9)

    • Martha I Maria Korecky, "Illinois, Cook County, Birth Certificates, 1871-1949"
    • Martha Jaros in household of Emil Jaros, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Martha Korecky, "Illinois, Cook County Marriages, 1871-1968"

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