Joseph Chmiel

9 October 1921–23 September 2009 (Age 87)
Mosinee, Marathon, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Joseph

When Joseph Chmiel was born on 9 October 1921, in Mosinee, Marathon, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Valentine Chmiel, was 37 and his mother, Lucy Przewoznik, was 32. He had at least 1 son with Frances Chimel. He died on 23 September 2009, in Missouri, United States, at the age of 87.

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Joseph Chmiel
Frances Chimel
Kenneth Chmiel

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    Kenneth Chmiel


Parents and Siblings

    Valentine Chmiel


    Lucy Przewoznik




World Events (8)

1931 · The Bagnell Dam and Lake of the Ozarks

Age 10

The Bagnell Dam on the Osage River was completed in 1931. The dam was built to generate hydroelectric power to the Osage Power Plant. The building of the dam created Lake of the Ozarks, one of the largest man-made lakes in the world, and over 1,000 miles of shoreline.
1932 · Wisconsin Passes First Unemployment Compensation Law

Age 11

The nation's first unemployment compensation law was passed in Wisconsin on January 28, 1932.
1945 · Missouri's Fourth Constitution Becomes Effective

Age 24

Missouri's current constitution became effective on March 30, 1945.

Name Meaning

Polish and Jewish (from Poland): from Polish chmiel ‘hops’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a grower of hops. It may also be from any of various places in Poland named with this word.

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

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