Wencil Joseph Konop Sr

Male26 October 1899–24 December 1981

Brief Life History of Wencil Joseph

When Wencil Joseph Konop Sr was born on 26 October 1899, in Franklin, Kewaunee, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Jan Křtitel "John" Konop Sr, was 38 and his mother, Mary Bauer, was 27. He married Lucy Anna Engeldinger on 10 November 1925, in Cooperstown, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Kewaunee, Wisconsin, United States for about 4 years and Kewaunee, Kewaunee, Wisconsin, United States in 1950. He died on 24 December 1981, in Green Bay, Brown, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Kewaunee, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Wencil Joseph Konop Sr
1899–1981
Lucy Anna Engeldinger
1906–2005
Marriage: 10 November 1925
Wencil Thomas Jim Konop
1928–2018
Theresa Konop
1931–2015
Bernard Arthur Konop
1935–2001

Sources (13)

  • Wenzel Konop, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Wenzel Konop, "Wisconsin Birth Index, 1820-1907"
  • Wencle Joseph Konop, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 November 1925Cooperstown, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, United States
  • Children (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1900 · Gold for Cash!

    Age 1

    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

    1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

    Age 8

    The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.

    1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

    Age 24

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

    Name Meaning

    Polish: from konopie ‘hemp’, perhaps an occupational name for a grower or processor of hemp or a maker of ropes, or a nickname for someone who acted thoughtlessly.

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

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