John Michael Zmyslony

24 July 1882–1973 (Age 90)
Strelno, Posen, Prussia, Germany

The Life of John Michael

When John Michael Zmyslony was born on 24 July 1882, in Strelno, Posen, Prussia, Germany, his father, Valentine Zmyslony, was 40 and his mother, Magdalene Steich or Sterch, was 33. He married Leona V. Neubauer on 12 May 1919, in DeKalb, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Garrett, Keyser Township, DeKalb, Indiana, United States for about 10 years and Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1940. He died in 1973, at the age of 91, and was buried in Garrett, Keyser Township, DeKalb, Indiana, United States.

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John Michael Zmyslony
Leona V. Neubauer
Marriage: 12 May 1919
Robert J. Zmyslony
Wanda J. Zmyslony

Spouse and Children

12 May 1919
DeKalb, Indiana, United States


    Robert J. Zmyslony


    Wanda J. Zmyslony


Parents and Siblings

    Valentine Zmyslony


    Magdalene Steich or Sterch




World Events (8)

1885 · The World's First Skyscraper

Age 3

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 24

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

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Sources (3)

  • John M Zmyslovy, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John Zmyslony, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John Zwiczlong in household of Valentine Zwiczlong, "United States Census, 1910"

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