Bertha (Bozina) Skoch

8 January 1895–15 April 1964 (Age 69)
Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States

The Life of Bertha (Bozina)

When Bertha (Bozina) Skoch was born on 8 January 1895, in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States, her father, Frederick (Bedrich) Skoch, was 27 and her mother, Petronila Holan, was 24. She had at least 1 daughter with Emil Tyburec. She died on 15 April 1964, in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States, at the age of 69.

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Emil Tyburec
Bertha (Bozina) Skoch
Baby Girl Tiburec

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    Baby Girl Tiburec


Parents and Siblings

    Frederick (Bedrich) Skoch





    Baby Girl Skoch


    Frank Skoch





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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

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.
1913 · Cleveland Museum of Art

Age 18

The Cleveland Museum of Art was founded as a trust from Hinman Hurlbut, John Huntington, and Horace Kelley. It is to be known as the fourth-wealthiest art museum in the United States. The museum opened its doors to the public on June 6, 1916, and is free to the public to come and enjoy the diverse collections inside. Today the museum can be found as the center piece of Wade Park and both are on the National Register of Historic Places.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 21

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

German (of Slavic origin): topographic name from Sorbian šrok ‘pine tree’. Compare Schrock 3, a variant with the same origin.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Bertha Tyburege in household of Emil Tyburege, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Bertha Skof in household of Henry, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Bertha Skoch in household of Fred Skoch, "United States Census, 1920"

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