George Juro Koreny

27 August 1910–11 April 1996 (Age 85)
Sobrance, Sobrance, Košický, Slovakia

The Life of George Juro

When George Juro Koreny was born on 27 August 1910, in Sobrance, Sobrance, Košický, Slovakia, his father, George Koreny, was 31 and his mother, Maria Bercick, was 24. He married Sara Jane Gamble on 28 August 1944, in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States. He lived in Mifflin Township, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940 and Irwin, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States for about 7 years. He registered for military service in 1944. He died on 11 April 1996, at the age of 85, and was buried in Irwin, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Juro Koreny
Sara Jane Gamble
Marriage: 28 August 1944

Spouse and Children

28 August 1944
Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States

Parents and Siblings

    George Koreny


    Maria Bercick




    Paul Koreny


    Mary Koreny Javorsky



    Anna Koreny Klakis


    Sue Susie Koreny Feaver


+3 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 2

Japan expands economic base within Asia and the Pacific. Prospering businessmen support Liberal party government, broadening political participation. Universal manhood suffrage begun in 1925.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 25

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

1 Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Korn .2 Dutch and North German: from a short form of Cornelis or Cornelius . This name was also established in Norway from the 16th century onward.3 Slovenian: nickname from koren ‘root’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • George Korensy in household of Mary Korensy, "United States Census, 1940"
  • George Koreny in household of George Koreny, "United States Census, 1930"
  • George Koreny, "Pennsylvania, Allegheny, Pittsburgh, Naturalization Card File Index, 1906-1990"

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