Frank James Houska, Sr.

Male 1880 - 1946  (65 years)


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  • Name Frank James Houska, Sr.  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Suffix Sr. 
    Birth Abt 1879 
    Arrival 1880  [5
    Arrival 1880  Accoding to the 1920 census Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Born 10 Nov 1880  Bohemia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 7, 8
    Gender Male 
    Arrival 1881  Age: 1/ Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Arrival 1881  [8
    Arrival 1881  [8
    Arrival 1889  [9
    Residence 1900  1539 S. 41st St., Chicago, Cook Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 1900  Chicago Ward 28, Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence 1900  Chicago Ward 28, Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence 1910  1217 S. 42nd Ct., Chicago, Cook Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 1910  Chicago Ward 34, Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Individual Note 19 Sep 1918  He has a rupture & vericose veins in his legs according to WWI registration, gray & brown, med. height & build Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Occupation 19 Sep 1918  Owns his own store, looks to be same location at home/ Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence 19 Sep 1918  2211 W. 12th St., Chicago, Cook Co., IL, hard to read Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    _MILT 19 Sep 1918  Registered for the WWI draft/ Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Occupation 1920  Owns own candy store/ Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 1920  1217 S. Tripp Ave., Chicago, Cook Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 1920  Chicago Ward 34, Cook (Chicago), Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1930  Chicago, Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Residence 1930  Age: 50; Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Head/Chicago, Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Burial Aug 1946  Bohemian National Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 09 Aug 1946  1217 S. Tripp Ave., Chicago, Cook Co., IL, Cert #23142 Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Obituaries 10 Aug 1946  Denni-Hlasatel-Obituary-Index Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Race White/ Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Name Frank J. Houska Sr.  [1
    Occupation Tailor according to 1900 & 1910 census/ Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Reference Number 1556 
    Residence Chicago, Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Buried 12 Aug 1946  Bohemian National Cemetery, lot 203, sec 26, 66y, 8m, 3d Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • Chicago Tribune (IL) - August 11, 1946
      HOUSKA
      Deceased Name: Frank J. Houska Sr.
      --Frank J. Houska Sr. of 1217 S. Tripp avenue, beloved husband of Anna, nee Kesl; loving father of Frank Jr., Harry, Robert, and George. Funeral Monday, 1:30 p.m., at chapel, 2534 S. Pulaski road. Interment Bohemian National cemetery. Services under auspices of Garfield lodge, No. 686, A. F. & A. M. Lawndale 3972.

      Chicago Tribune (IL)
      Date: August 11, 1946
      Edition: Chicago Tribune
      Record Number: 19460811dn090
      Copyright 1946, Chicago Tribune. For permission to reprint, contact Chicago Tribune.
    Person ID I1553  DonnaStefaniTree

    Father Unk Houska,   d. Between 1883 and 1900, Chicago, Cook Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Maria,   b. Aug 1847, Bohemia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Natural 
    Family ID F670  Group Sheet

    Family Anna M Kesl,   b. 01 Apr 1883, Bohemia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1966, Melton twnship, Chicago, Cook Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married Aft 29 Jul 1903  Announcement in paper for license Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Reference Number 108262 
    Children 
     1. Frank James Houska, Jr.,   b. 04 Apr 1904, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 1967, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     2. Harry M Houska,   b. 10 Nov 1905, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1988, Age at Death: 82/Cadillac, Wexford, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     3. Robert J Houska,   b. 04 Feb 1907, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Apr 1995, Holiday, Pasco, FL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     4. George Adalbert Houska,   b. 23 Nov 1912, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Oct 2007, Cicero, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
    Family ID F806  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S95] Death Certificate, Info from death certificate viewed at the Milw co. courthouse on 10/28/2011
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    2. [S275] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2002;), Year: 1930; Census Place: Chicago, Cook, Illinois; Roll: 452; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 831; Image: 857.0; FHL microfilm: 2340187.
      Record for Harry Houska

    3. [S331] Cook County, Illinois, Birth Certificates Index, 1871-1922, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;).
      Record for Henry Houska

    4. [S331] Cook County, Illinois, Birth Certificates Index, 1871-1922, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;).
      Record for George Adalbert Houska

    5. [S17] 1920 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005;).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1920 USA Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2005. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA. Note: Enumeration Districts 819-839 on roll 323 (Chicago City.Original data - USA, Bureau of the Census. Fourteenth Census of the USA, 1920. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1920.T625, 2,076 rolls. Chicago Ward 34, Cook (Chicago), Illinois, ED , roll , page , image 268.

    6. [S58] Census.

    7. [S164] Misc. Ancestry.Com Data.

    8. [S14] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004;).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1900 USA Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2004.Original data - USA, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the USA, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900.T623, 1854 rolls. Cook, Illinois, ED 856, roll T623 279, page 17A.

    9. [S15] 1910 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006;).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1910 USA Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2006. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA.Original data - USA, Bureau of the Census. Thirteenth Census of the USA, 1910. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1910.T624, 1,178 rolls. Chicago Ward 34, Cook, Illinois, ED , roll T624_281, part , page .

    10. [S18] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2002;).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1930 USA Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2002.Original data - USA, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the USA, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930.T626, 2,667 rolls. Chicago, Cook, Illinois, ED 1000, roll 460, page , image 949.0.

    11. [S117] Illinois Online Databases.

    12. [S235] U.S. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Ancestry.com, (Name: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005;).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2005.Original data - USA, Selective Service System. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, M1509, 4,582 rolls. Roll 1503984, DraftBoard 81.

    13. [S177] Newspaper.


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