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Jan POLKA

Jan POLKA

Male 1875 - 1927  (52 years)

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  • Name Jan POLKA 
    Born 10 Dec 1875  Gawrzylowa, Rzeszow, Galicia, Poland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • House 29
    Gender Male 
    Emigration 25 Aug 1882  Brennan, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Immigration 05 Oct 1882  Galveston, Galveston, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Emigration 1884  Poland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1900  Robertson, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1910  Fort Bend, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Naturalization 11 Sep 1918  Bellville, Austin, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • State Penitentiary - John filed his Declaration of Intention, but was never actually naturalized. His declaration was rejected because he had spent time in a Texas penitentuary.
    Census 1920  Fort Bend, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Name Variation John Polka 
    Naturalization 04 Sep 1925  Richmond, Fort Bend, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • He was not naturalized because he had spent time in the penitentiary.
    Died 16 Dec 1927  Fort Bend, TX Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • death certificate is on file in Ft Bend Co.
    Person ID I94  Polish Texans
    Last Modified 6 Jul 2014 

    Father Jakub PALKA,   b. 21 Jul 1824, Zawierzbie, Rzeszow, Galicia, Poland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1894, Bremond, Robertson, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Jozefa KLOC,   b. 31 Dec 1832, Gawrzylowa, Rzeszow, Galicia, Poland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Feb 1917, Bremond, Robertson, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 11 Apr 1850  Gawrzylowa, Rzeszow, Galicia, Poland Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • House 15
    Family ID F23  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Eva BURDA,   b. 1877, Poland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Feb 1960, Richmond, Fort Bend, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 13 Nov 1895  St. Mary's Catholic Church, Bremond, Robertson, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 10
    Children 
    +1. Stanislaus POLKA,   b. 08 Nov 1896, Bremond, Robertson, TX Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1970, Houston, Harris, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     2. Louis POLKA,   b. 15 May 1898, Bremond, Robertson, TX Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Sep 1968, Richmond, Fort Bend, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     3. Veronica POLKA,   b. 29 Dec 1902, New Waverly, Walker, TX Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Edward Edmund POLKA,   b. 15 Oct 1904, New Waverly, Walker, TX Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1916, Austin, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 11 years)
     5. Joseph POLKA,   b. 13 Feb 1906, New Waverly, Walker, TX Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Stella POLKA,   b. 14 Jan 1909, New Waverly, Walker, TX Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1983, Rosenberg, Fort Bend, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +7. Slyvester POLKA,   b. 18 Apr 1913, Rosenberg, Fort Bend, TX Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 13 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F40  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 05 Oct 1882 - Galveston, Galveston, TX Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmigration - 1884 - Poland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 13 Nov 1895 - St. Mary's Catholic Church, Bremond, Robertson, TX Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1900 - Robertson, TX Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1910 - Fort Bend, TX Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNaturalization - 11 Sep 1918 - Bellville, Austin, TX Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1920 - Fort Bend, TX Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNaturalization - 04 Sep 1925 - Richmond, Fort Bend, TX Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Dec 1927 - Fort Bend, TX Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Documents
    John Polka Declaration
    John Polka Declaration
    John Polka Declaration; John Polka Declaration of Intention for Naturalization - 1918
    John Polka Petition
    John Polka Petition
    John Polka Petition; John Polka Petition For Naturalization - 1920

  • Sources 
    1. [S52] Catholic Church Records - Debica,Poland, birth record, pg 41.

    2. [S34] Courthouse - Austin Co,TX, (Bellville, TX), Petition for Naturalization.

    3. [S19] Census-1900.

    4. [S19] Census-1900, Robertson Co, TX.

    5. [S21] Census-1910, Ft Bend Co, TX.

    6. [S34] Courthouse - Austin Co,TX, (Bellville, TX), Declaration of Intention, District court.

    7. [S28] Census-1920, Vol 66, ED 2, Sheet 6, Line 57.

    8. [S43] Courthouse - Ft Bend, TX, Petition for Naturalization.

    9. [S52] Catholic Church Records - Debica,Poland, marriage record, pg 18.

    10. [S5] Catholic Church Records - Bremond, St Mary's Catholic church.







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