Sister Magdalin Madeline Nyakas

5 July 1907–7 June 1986 (Age 78)
Avalon, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Magdalin Madeline

When Sister Magdalin Madeline Nyakas was born on 5 July 1907, in Avalon, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Joseph Vincent Nyakas, was 27 and her mother, Yolanda Anna Horvath, was 26. She lived in Ross Township, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920 and San Diego, San Diego, California, United States in 1940. She died on 7 June 1986, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Holy Cross Cemetery, Culver City, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Vincent Nyakas
Yolanda Anna Horvath
Margaret Nyakas
Sister Magdalin Madeline Nyakas
Jas Francis Nyakes

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed
Age 1
Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1909 · The NAACP is formed
Age 2
Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
Age 22
13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

Older English form of Madeleine , usually pronounced ‘maud-lin’. This was the usual form of the given name in the Middle Ages.

Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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Sources (7)

  • Madeline Nyakas in household of Generosa Wall, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Magdeline Nyakes in household of Joseph Nyakes, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Magdalene Nyakas in household of Joseph Nyakas, "United States Census, 1910"

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