Edward John Cyrek

13 October 1898–22 November 1987 (Age 89)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Edward John

When Edward John Cyrek was born on 13 October 1898, in Illinois, United States, his father, John Cyrek, was 35 and his mother, Zofia Wietka, was 29. He had at least 1 son with Frances Sophia Rogala. He died on 22 November 1987, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Niles, Cook, Illinois, United States.

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Edward John Cyrek
Frances Sophia Rogala
Edward Cyrek

Spouse and Children


    Frances Sophia Rogala




    Edward Cyrek


Parents and Siblings




    Stanislaus Ladislaus Cyrek


    Stella Cyrek


    Hellen Cyrek


    Emily Sophia Cyrek


+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · The Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal

Age 2

Historically known as the Chicago Drainage Canal, the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal is a canal system that connects the Chicago River to the Des Plaines River. It reverses the direction of the Chicago River, which now flows out of Lake Michigan rather than into it. It is one of two canals that helps navigation to ships traveling between the Great Lakes Waterway and the Mississippi River system.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 25

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

Name Meaning

Polish: metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of cheese, from Old Polish (or dialect) syr ‘cheese’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Eddie Cyrek in household of Sophia Cyrek, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Edward Cyrek, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edward Cyrek in household of Sophia Cyrek, "United States Census, 1920"

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