Veronika Pesek

28 May 1870–23 February 1954 (Age 83)
Texas, United States

The Life of Veronika

When Veronika Pesek was born on 28 May 1870, in Texas, United States, her father, Jan Pesek, was 49 and her mother, Katerina Partel, was 35. She married John W. Kutac on 11 October 1892, in Lavaca, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Justice Precinct 3, Lavaca, Texas, United States in 1900 and Justice Precinct 7, Lavaca, Texas, United States for about 30 years. She died on 23 February 1954, in Lavaca, Texas, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Queen of Peace Cemetery, Sweet Home, Lavaca, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

John W. Kutac
Veronika Pesek
Marriage: 11 October 1892
Rudolph Frank Kutac
Julius Kutach
Peter Paul Kutach
Thomas E Kutach
Annie Kutach
Kathrine Clara Kutach
James Kutac

Spouse and Children

    John W. Kutac



11 October 1892
Lavaca, Texas, United States


    Rudolph Frank Kutac


    Julius Kutach



    Thomas E Kutach


    Annie Kutach


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Jan Pesek


    Katerina Partel




+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1876 · Segregation Laws Are Passed

Age 6

A new state constitution was passed in 1876, announcing the segregation of schools.
1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 24

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.

Name Meaning

1 Czech (Pešek): from a pet form of the personal name Petr, Czech form of Peter .2 Slovenian: probably a topographic name from pesek ‘sand’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mrs. V Kutac, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Veronika Kutach, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Fronie Kutach in household of John Kutach, "United States Census, 1900"

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