Joseph Bernard Matkovich

1 June 1910–11 October 1985 (Age 75)
St. Louis, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Joseph Bernard

When Joseph Bernard Matkovich was born on 1 June 1910, in St. Louis, Minnesota, United States, his father, Peter Louis Matkovich, was 33 and his mother, Barbara Constance Yuzna, was 24. He lived in Missabe Mountain Township, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States in 1920 and Franklin, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States for about 10 years. He died on 11 October 1985, in Alameda, California, United States, at the age of 75.

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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1914 · The Man With The First Air Conditioned Home

Age 4

Charles Gates was the first person in the United States to install air conditioning in his home. Funny thing was, Gates died a year before it was installed.

Age 21

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

Croatian and Serbian (Matković) and Slovenian (Matković): patronymic from the personal name Matko, a pet form of Matija or Matej ( see Matthew ).

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

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  • Joseph Matkovitch in household of Peter Matkovitch, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Joseph Matkovich in household of Peter Matkovich, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Joseph Matkovich in household of Peter Matkovich, "United States Census, 1940"

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