Benedict Stachovak

1915–1985 (Age 69)
Wausau, Marathon, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Benedict

When Benedict Stachovak was born on 19 August 1915, in Wausau, Marathon, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Roman Stachovak, was 41 and his mother, Martha Barbara Laszewski, was 38. He married Bernice Marvel Shivek on 24 June 1939, in Wausau, Marathon, Wisconsin, United States. He lived in Schofield, Marathon, Wisconsin, United States in 1920. He died on 3 May 1985, in Wausau, Marathon, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

Benedict Stachovak
1915–1985
Bernice Marvel Shivek
1918–2003
Marriage: 24 June 1939

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 June 1939
Wausau, Marathon, Wisconsin, United States

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1919 · Minimum Wage Laws Passed

Age 4

The first minimum wage law took effect in 1919 and specified women and children under 17 years of age should be paid 22 cents per hour.
1934 · Kohler Strike

Age 19

Employees at Kohler Company in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, attempted to organize a union, but the company would not work with them. The employees organized a strike on July 27, 1934. Events escalated and two people were killed and 47 were injured.

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Sources (3)

  • Benedict Stachovak, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Bennie Stachovak in household of Roman Stachovak, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Bernhart Stohviak in household of Roman Stohviak, "United States Census, 1920"

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