Lillian Agatha Stankowski

18 July 1897–5 March 1981 (Age 83)
Stevens Point, Portage, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Lillian Agatha

When Lillian Agatha Stankowski was born on 18 July 1897, in Stevens Point, Portage, Wisconsin, United States, her father, Michael Stankowski, was 40 and her mother, Julia Tomczak, was 37. She died on 5 March 1981, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Michael Stankowski
1856–1935
Julia Tomczak
1859–1937
Charles Joseph Stanley
1880–1950
Pearl M Stankowski
1883–1963
Frank Xavier Stanley
1885–1957
Stella K Stankowski
1887–
Felix John Stankowski
1889–1906
Walter Theodore Stanley
1892–1969
Sophia Stankowski
1894–
Josephine Stankowski
1896–
Lillian Agatha Stankowski
1897–1981
Joseph Jacob Stanley
1900–
Mike Strankowski
1900–

Parents and Siblings

    Michael Stankowski

    Male1856–1935Male

    Julia Tomczak

    Female1859–1937Female

siblings

(11)

    Charles Joseph Stanley

    Male1880–1950Male

    Female1883–1963Female

    Male1885–1957Male

    Stella K Stankowski

    Female1887–Female

    Felix John Stankowski

    Male1889–1906Male

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1900 · The Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal

Age 3

Historically known as the Chicago Drainage Canal, the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal is a canal system that connects the Chicago River to the Des Plaines River. It reverses the direction of the Chicago River, which now flows out of Lake Michigan rather than into it. It is one of two canals that helps navigation to ships traveling between the Great Lakes Waterway and the Mississippi River system.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 22

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

Polish: habitational name for someone from either of two places named Stankowo, in Leszno and Olsztyn voivodeships. The place name is derived from Stanek, a pet form of the personal name Stanisław ( see Stanislaw ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Lillian Stanhowski in household of Michael Stanhowski, "Wisconsin State Census, 1905"
  • Lillian in household of Mike Stankowaki, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lillian Stankowski in household of Mike Stankowski, "United States Census, 1900"

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