Helen M Simko

Brief Life History of Helen M

When Helen M Simko was born in 1917, in Ohio, United States, her father, Stephen Simko, was 27 and her mother, Caroline Wayner, was 21. She lived in Fairport Harbor, Lake, Ohio, United States in 1930 and Fairport Harbor, Painesville Township, Lake, Ohio, United States in 1940. She died in May 1991, at the age of 74.

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Stephen Simko
Caroline Wayner
Mary Simko
Helen M Simko
Steven Rudolph Simko
Anna Simko
John A Simko
John Simko
Joseph Simko
Frank P Simko
William Simko

Sources (3)

  • Helen Simko in household of Steve Simko, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Helen S Lyons, "United States, Social Security Numerical Identification Files (NUMIDENT), 1936-2007"
  • Helen M Simko in household of Steve Simko, "United States Census, 1940"

World Events (8)


U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

1917 · Joining the First World War

Starting with the sinking of the RMS Lusitania, which killed 128 American citizens, and many other conflicts with trade from Germany. Congress held a special meeting that resulted in The United States declaring war on Germany. Formally entering the First World War.

1937 · The Neutrality Act

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Slovak and Rusyn (from Slovakia, Serbia, and Croatia) (Šimko): from a pet form of the personal name Šimon, an equivalent of Simon .

Hungarian (Simkó), Rusyn (from Slovakia), and Slovak: from a pet form of the personal name Simon .

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

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