Pal Varonek

24 January 1886–29 December 1954 (Age 68)
Sárospatak, Zemplén, Hungary

The Life of Pal

When Pal Varonek was born on 24 January 1886, in Sárospatak, Zemplén, Hungary, his father, Andras Varanek, was 31 and his mother, Borbala Vargovics, was 29. He married Maria Benes on 25 January 1909, in Woodbridge Township, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He died on 29 December 1954, in New Brunswick, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

Pal Varonek
Maria Benes
Marriage: 25 January 1909
Anna Varanek
Andrew Varanek
Margaret Irma Varanek

Spouse and Children

25 January 1909
Woodbridge Township, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Andras Varanek


    Borbala Vargovics




    Maria Varanek


    Andras Varunek



    Maria Varanek


World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Age 8

Mary Philbrook was the first woman in New Jersey to become a lawyer. She had applied for admission to the New Jersey Bar in 1894, but was rejected because the New Jersey Court stated that women were not vested with any right to be attorneys. Mary lobbied with the Jersey City Woman's Club for an update to the law, which was passed in 1895 and allowed women to become lawyers. Mary Philbrook was the first woman to be admitted after the law change.

Age 18

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

Italian: variant of Barone .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Pal Varonek, "Hungary, Catholic Church Records, 1636-1895"
  • Paul L Varanek, "Find A Grave Index"

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