Emma A. Kolarik

Brief Life History of Emma A.

When Emma A. Kolarik was born on 4 August 1893, in Leelanau Township, Leelanau, Michigan, United States, her father, John Wolfgang Kolarik, was 29 and her mother, Julia Anna Nachazel, was 25. She died on 8 December 1918, in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States, at the age of 25, and was buried in Saint Wenceslaus Cemetery, Leland, Leelanau, Michigan, United States.

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John Wolfgang Kolarik
Julia Anna Nachazel
K Kolarik
John Kolarik
William Thomas Kolarik
Emma A. Kolarik
Christina A Kolarik
Ludmilla Kolarik
Helen J Kolarik
Agnes Cecelia Kolarik
Lucille Mary Kolarik
Frederick Kolarik

Sources (8)

  • Emma Kolarsick in household of John W Kolarsick, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Emma Kobarik, "Michigan Births, 1867-1902"
  • Emma Kolasik, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

World Events (8)

1894 · May Day Riots of 1894

The May Day Riots were a series of violent demonstrations that occurred throughout the city on May 1. The riots were caused after Cleveland's unemployment rate increased dramatically during the Panic of 1893, causing panic among the unemployed against the city leaders. The most rioters at one time was recorded as a crowd of 5,000 men.

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

Czech (Kolařík) and Slovak (Kolárik): from a diminutive of Czech kolář, Slovak kolár ‘wheelwright’ or ‘cartwright’ (see Kolar ).

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

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