Mary Theresa Solko

1898–1986 (Age 88)
Herndon, Rawlins, Kansas, United States

The Life of Mary Theresa

When Mary Theresa Solko was born on 20 June 1898, in Herndon, Rawlins, Kansas, United States, her father, Frank Solko, was 22 and her mother, Anna Barenberg, was 24. She married Joseph Alphonse Pitner on 4 January 1921. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Herl Township, Rawlins, Kansas, United States in 1940. She died on 19 June 1986, in Trenton, Hitchcock, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Saint Marys Cemetery, Herndon, Rawlins, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Mary Theresa Solko
Joseph Alphonse Pitner
Marriage: 4 January 1921
Raymond J Pitner
Louis A Pitner
Monica Josephine Pitner
Jonas Alphonse Pitner
Joseph Fredrick Pitner

Spouse & Children

4 January 1921


Parents & Siblings

  • Frank Solko


  • Anna Barenberg




+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

Age 2

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 25

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

1 Italian: from the old Tuscan personal name Soldus, from soldo ‘pay’, ‘wage’ (from Latin solidus).2 Italian: from a short form of a compound personal name ending with -soldus in Latin.3 Croatian: nickname for a soldier, from a reduced form of Italian soldato ‘soldier’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Mary Pittner in household of Joseph Pittner, "Kansas State Census, 1925"
  • Mary Solko in household of Anna Solko, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mary Pitner in household of Joseph Pitner, "United States Census, 1920"

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