Margaret Marakovits

24 April 1912–6 February 2012 (Age 99)
Punitz, Güssing, Burgenland, Austria

The Life Summary of Margaret

Margaret Marakovits was born on 24 April 1912, in Punitz, Güssing, Burgenland, Austria as the daughter of Georg Marakovits and Josefa Szakasits. She married John Hanzl in 1938, in New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Clifton, Passaic, New Jersey, United States in 1940. She died on 6 February 2012, in New Jersey, United States, at the age of 99, and was buried in Manchester Township, Passaic, New Jersey, United States.

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John Hanzl
Margaret Marakovits
Marriage: 1938
Margaret Hanzl

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1938New Jersey, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    A strike led by silk mill workers in Paterson, New Jersey. The primary demands of the strike were focused on improved quality of working conditions and establishing an eight-hour workday limit. Two protestors were killed during the strike, and over 1,850 workers were arrested. The strike ultimately ended in failure, due to the manufacturers' inability to accept the demands of the strikes.
    Age 2
    Start of World War I. Archduke Franz Ferdinand, the heir to the Austrian throne, is assassinated. Austria joins Germany in fighting the Allies.
    Age 26
    German troops seize Austrian lands. Adolf Hitler announces its union with Germany.

    Name Meaning

    1 Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): patronymic from the personal name Marko ( see Markovich ).2 Hungarian spelling of the Slavic name Markovich .

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

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    Sources (8)

    • Margaret Hanzl im Haushalt von John Hanzl, „United States Census, 1940“
    • Margarete Marakovits, "New York, New York Passenger and Crew Lists, 1909, 1925-1957"
    • Margaret Hanzl im Eintrag für Walter F Hanzl, „United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014“

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