Albert Joseph Skluzacek

M, #4221, b. 4 March 1875, d. 19 December 1961
Last Edited=4 Jan 2020
     Albert Joseph Skluzacek was born circa 1875.1 He was born on 4 March 1875 at Rice Co., Minnesota.2 He was the son of Joseph Skluzacek Sr. and Katherine Sticha. Albert Joseph Skluzacek was buried at Calvary Hill Cemetery, Lonsdale, Rice Co., Minnesota.2 He died on 19 December 1961 at Rochester, Olmsted Co., Minnesota, at age 86.2
     Albert living in Faribault, MN in 1947 when brother Thomas died.

Citations

  1. [S1491] Lillian & Stu Thibodeau, editor, Rice Co Families, Their History Our Heritage, pg 681 (Marceline, Missouri 64658: Walsworth Publishing Co., 1982). Hereinafter cited as Rice Co. Families, Their History, Our Heritage.
  2. [S1906] Find A Grave website, online www.findagrave.com, Record created by Karol Kay on 24 Sep 2003. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave website.

Anna Skluzacek

F, #4219, b. 25 August 1878, d. 27 October 1968
Last Edited=4 Jan 2020
     Anna Skluzacek was born on 25 August 1878 at Wheatland, Rice Co., Minnesota. She was the daughter of Joseph Skluzacek Sr. and Katherine Sticha. Anna Skluzacek died on 27 October 1968 at age 90.
     Her married name was Schatz. Rice County Families, Their History Our Heritage, 1981, pg 681. Anna had a son, Joseph. She lived in 1947; Anna living in Montgomery, MN in 1947, when her brother Thomas died.

Anny Skluzacek

F, #4227, b. 24 March 1872, d. 17 May 1872
Last Edited=13 Jul 2021
     Anny Skluzacek was born circa 1872.1 She was born on 24 March 1872 at Minnesota.2 She was the daughter of Joseph Skluzacek Sr. and Catherine Bruzek. Anny Skluzacek died on 17 May 1872.2,1 She was buried at Saint Wenceslaus Cemetery, New Prague, Scott Co., Minnesota.2

Citations

  1. [S1491] Lillian & Stu Thibodeau, editor, Rice Co Families, Their History Our Heritage, pg 681 (Marceline, Missouri 64658: Walsworth Publishing Co., 1982). Hereinafter cited as Rice Co. Families, Their History, Our Heritage.
  2. [S2545] Findagrave.com website, database and images (1300 West Traverse Parkway, Lehi, Utah Co., Utah ), Anna Skluzacek, Memorial ID 146746978,
    Birth: 24 March 1872
    Death: 17 May 1872
    Burial: Saint Wenceslaus Cemetery, New Prague, Scott County, Minnesota
    Source: Find a Grave
    SourceCitation: Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/146746978/anna-skluzacek: accessed 13 July 2021), memorial page for Anna Skluzacek (24 Mar 1872–17 May 1872), Find a Grave Memorial ID 146746978, citing Saint Wenceslaus Cemetery, New Prague, Scott County, Minnesota, USA; Maintained by Heidi Bruneau (contributor 47069654).
    Parents Josef Skluzacek 1843–1922 Katerina Bruzekova Skluzacek 1850–1872
    Siblings Mary Skluzacek Kucera 1866–1956 Joseph F. Skluzacek 1868–1957
    Thomas Skluzacek 1870–1872

    Half-Siblings Jacob Charles Skluzacek 1873–1962 Albert Joseph Skluzacek 1875–1961 Jan J. Skluzacek 1877–1904 Anna E Skluzacek Schatz 1878–1968 Valentine M. Skluzacek 1882–1911 Christine Skluzacek Lepeska 1883–1929 Frank Andrew Skluzacek 1885–1984 Thomas Rupertus Charles Skluzacek 1887–1947 Augustine Skluzacek 1888–1912
    Anton Felix Skluzacek 1890–1968 Josephine May Skluzacek Corser 1896–1929,.

Anthony Skluzacek

M, #4224
Last Edited=3 Oct 1997
     Anthony Skluzacek was the son of Joseph Skluzacek Sr. and Katherine Sticha.
     Anthony living in Arizona in 1947, when brother Thomas died. Rice County Families, Their History Our Heritage, 1981, pg 681.

baby girl Skluzacek

F, #4236
Last Edited=13 Jun 2001
     Baby girl Skluzacek was the daughter of Joseph Skluzacek Sr. and Katherine Sticha.
     The cause of death was died at birth. Rice County Families, Their History Our Heritage, 1981, pg 681.

Christine Skluzacek

F, #4232, b. 22 June 1883, d. 29 October 1929
Last Edited=4 Jan 2020
     Christine Skluzacek was born on 22 June 1883 at Wheatland, Rice Co., Minnesota. She was the daughter of Joseph Skluzacek Sr. and Katherine Sticha. Christine Skluzacek died on 29 October 1929 at Rice Co., Minnesota, at age 46.
     Rice County Families, Their History Our Heritage, 1981, pg 681.

Frank Andrew Skluzacek

M, #4223, b. 1 June 1885, d. 31 December 1984
Last Edited=4 Jan 2020
     Frank Andrew Skluzacek was born on 1 June 1885 at Wheatland, Rice Co., Minnesota. He was the son of Joseph Skluzacek Sr. and Katherine Sticha. Frank Andrew Skluzacek was born circa 1890.1 He died on 31 December 1984 at St. Paul, Ramsey Co., Minnesota, at age 99.
     He lived in 1947 at New Prague, Le Sueur Co., Minnesota; when brother Thomas died.

Citations

  1. [S1491] Lillian & Stu Thibodeau, editor, Rice Co Families, Their History Our Heritage, pg 681 (Marceline, Missouri 64658: Walsworth Publishing Co., 1982). Hereinafter cited as Rice Co. Families, Their History, Our Heritage.

Fr. George Skluzacek

M, #4230
Last Edited=7 Dec 1997
     Fr. George Skluzacek was the son of Joseph Skluzacek Sr. and Katherine Sticha.
     Rice County Families, Their History Our Heritage, 1981, pg 681.

Jacob Skluzacek1

M, #4685
Last Edited=21 Jun 2004
     Jacob Skluzacek was born at Bohemia.1 He married Anna Mvacek.1

Child of Jacob Skluzacek and Anna Mvacek

Citations

  1. [S1629] Joseph Skluzacek Sr., death 1922-MN-012063 (07 Oct 1922), unknown repository, unknown repository address. Hereinafter cited as Death Certificate - Joseph Skluzacek.

Jacob Charles Skluzacek

M, #4222, b. 20 June 1873, d. 26 July 1962
Last Edited=4 Jan 2020
     Jacob Charles Skluzacek was born circa 1873.1 He was born on 20 June 1873 at Wheatland, Rice Co., Minnesota. He was the son of Joseph Skluzacek Sr. and Katherine Sticha. Jacob Charles Skluzacek married Mary Zelenka on 4 June 1901 at Montgomery, Le Sueur Co., Minnesota. Jacob Charles Skluzacek died on 26 July 1962 at Northfield, Rice Co., Minnesota, at age 89. He was buried at Annunciation Cemetery, Hazelwood, Rice Co., Minnesota, Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 04 January 2020), memorial page for Jacob Charles Skluzacek (20 Jul 1873–26 Jul 1962), Find A Grave Memorial no. 14876981, citing Annunciation Cemetery, Hazelwood, Rice County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Bob Baldwin (contributor 46838275) .
     Jacob living in Northfield, MN in 1947 when brother Thomas died.

Citations

  1. [S1491] Lillian & Stu Thibodeau, editor, Rice Co Families, Their History Our Heritage, pg 681 (Marceline, Missouri 64658: Walsworth Publishing Co., 1982). Hereinafter cited as Rice Co. Families, Their History, Our Heritage.

John Skluzacek

M, #4228, b. circa 1878, d. circa 1904
Last Edited=11 Apr 1999
     John Skluzacek was born circa 1878.1 He was the son of Joseph Skluzacek Sr. and Katherine Sticha. John Skluzacek died circa 1904.1

Citations

  1. [S1491] Lillian & Stu Thibodeau, editor, Rice Co Families, Their History Our Heritage, pg 681 (Marceline, Missouri 64658: Walsworth Publishing Co., 1982). Hereinafter cited as Rice Co. Families, Their History, Our Heritage.

Joseph F. Skluzacek Sr.1

M, #4220, b. 8 October 1874, d. 26 April 1957
Last Edited=21 Jan 2013
     Joseph F. Skluzacek Sr. was born on 8 October 1874 at Wheatland Twsp., Rice Co., Minnesota.2,3 He was the son of Joseph Skluzacek Sr. and Katherine Sticha. Joseph F. Skluzacek Sr. married Elizabeth Trnka, daughter of Joseph Trnka and female (?), on 17 November 1891 at Veseli, Rice Co., Minnesota. Joseph F. Skluzacek Sr. died on 26 April 1957 at Lonsdale, Rice Co., Minnesota, at age 82.4 He was buried on 29 April 1957 at Calvary Cemetery, Lonsdale, Rice Co., Minnesota.4
     He lived in 1947 at Lonsdale, Rice Co., Minnesota. Joseph living in Lonsdale, MN in 1947 when brother Thomas died. According to Joseph's obituary, he had eleven children.

Following from Faribault Daily News, 27Apr 1957 Saturday.
Joe F. Skluzacek, 89 died Friday afternoon, April 26, at his Lonsdale home. He was a lifelong resident of Lonsdale. Funeral services will be held Monday morning, April 29, at 11:00 o'clock from the Immaculate Conception Church in Lonsdale. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Lonsdale. The Catholic Workmen Lodge is requested to attend the services in a body. Mr. Skluzacek is survived by his wife and 11 children.


Following from Faribault Daily News, 11 May 1957 Saturday, page 2 column 2-3.
A Solemn Requiem was recently entoned at the Immaculate Conception Church in Lonsdale, for Joseph Skluzacek, Sr., by his son, the Rev. Jerry S. Skluzacek, as celebrant, and another son, the Rev. Father Valentine Skluzacek, as deacon. The Rev. Stephen Kucera of Iowa was subdeacon, and the Rev. Charles C. Jirik and the Rev. Richard Skluzacek officiated. Pallbearers were Joseph Skluzacek, Theodore Jirik, E. Skluzacek and Donald Skluzacek. All his grandsons were honorary pallbearers, and internment was in Calvary Cemetery.
Present in the sanctuary were the Very Rev. C.M. Popelka and the Rev. Alfred Skluzacek of New Prague, the Rev. W.J. Jiracek of St. Paul, the Rev. Stanley Skluzacek of Olivia, the Rev. Francis Tomek of Montgomery, the Rev. J. Herman of New Market, the Rev. S.J. Srnec of Veseli and the Rev. L. Urbancek and the Rev. J. Millota of Protivin, Iowa, as well as school sisters.
Joseph F. Skluzacek passed away on Friday afternoon, April 26, at 4:30 p.m. at the age of 89. Born in Wheatland Township in Rice County, Mr. Skluzacek lived all his live in Lonsdale. He was married to Elizabeth Trnka on Nov. 17, 1891, in the Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Veseli. He is survived by his wife and 11 children: Mrs. Frank A. (Ludmilla) Kirik, Lonsdale; Joseph J. Skluzacek, New Prague; George A. Skluzacek, John T. Skluzacek, and the Rev. U.S. Skluzacek, Protivin, Iowa; Edward E. Skluzacek, New Prague; Theodore Skluzacek, Frank T. Skluzacek, Venerable Sister M. Valeria of St. Paul; the Rev. Valentine Skluzacek, St. Procopius Abbey, Lisle, Ill., and Miss Josephine Skluzacek at home. He is also survived by one sister and four brothers: Jacob of Northfield, Albert of Faribault, Frank A. and Anton of Fallbrook, Calif., and 43 grandchildren and 52 great grandchildren.
Mr. Skluzacek was a successful farmer all his life. He served many years as president of the State Bank of Lonsdale, and was president of the State Insurance Company of New Prague. He held several offices in the Catholic Workmen (Katolisky Delnik), and was frequently a delegate to state and national conventions of the Fraternal Insurance Organization.


Following from the Faribault Daily News, 07 Jan 2003 Tuesday:
MANKATO -- Sister Mary Valeria Skluzacek, 90, a member of the School Sisters of Notre Dame, died Monday, Dec. 30, 2002, at Good Counsel Convent, Mankato.
Services were held Friday at Good Counsel Chapel, with the Rev. Ted Hottinger officiating. Burial was in Good Counsel Cemetery.

Mary Skluzacek, the daughter of Joseph and Elizabeth (Trnka) Skluzacek, was born May 13, 1912, at New Prague. She entered the School Sisters of Notre Dame in 1928 and took first vows in 1931. She taught upper and middle grades for 27 years in elementary schools in Minnesota, Iowa and Washington. She earned her bachelor's degree in education from Holy Names College in Spokane. She assisted in the Novitiate of School Sisters of Notre Dame in the Milwaukee Motherhouse and helped with general domestic work for 26 years, spending two years in Detroit. Returning to Mankato in 1984, she did community service in the Provincial House and in Hastings before retiring to Good Counsel in 1993.

She is survived by one brother, Edward Skluzacek of New Prague; and one sister, Josephine Skluzacek of Northfield.
She was preceded in death by two sisters and seven brothers: Ludmilla Jirik, Joe, George, John, the Rev. Jerry, Ted, Frank, Abbot Val Skluzacek and Josephine's twin, who died at birth.


Following from the Faribault Daily News, 26 Nov 2002 Tuesday:
LONSDALE -- Frank T. Skluzacek, 92, of Lonsdale, died Sunday, Nov. 24, 2002, in St. Francis Hospital, Shakopee.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday in Immaculate Conception Church, Lonsdale, with the Rev. Michael Sauber officiating. Burial will be held in Calvary Cemetery, Lonsdale. Visitation is scheduled for 4-8 p.m. today and one hour prior to Mass at the White Funeral Home, Lonsdale.

Frank T. Skluzacek was born Jan. 20, 1910, in New Prague. He married Cecelia in August of 1935. He was a farmer and part-time custodian at Immaculate Conception Church in Lonsdale. He also worked at Lonsdale Tool.

He is survived by his wife, Cecelia of 67 years; one son, David (and Kathy) Skluzacek of Lonsdale; eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; one brother, Edward Skluzacek; and two sisters, Sr. Valeria Skluzacek and Josephine Skluzacek. He was preceded in death by one son, Jerome; one grandson, Lukas Ceplecha; six brothers; and one sister.

Citations

  1. [S1491] Lillian & Stu Thibodeau, editor, Rice Co Families, Their History Our Heritage, pg 681 (Marceline, Missouri 64658: Walsworth Publishing Co., 1982). Hereinafter cited as Rice Co. Families, Their History, Our Heritage.
  2. [S1493] Unknown article title, OBITUARY: Faribault Daily News, 11May1957, page 2, col 2-3, Faribault, Minnesota, 11 May 1957, 2. Hereinafter cited as FDN.
  3. [S1494] John Dalby, Calvary Cem , Lonsdale, MN extract, by John Dalby (n.p.: n.pub.).
  4. [S1492] Unknown article title, OBITUARY: Faribault Daily News, 27Apr1957, Saturday, Faribault, Minnesota, 27 Apr 1957. Hereinafter cited as FDN.

Joseph Skluzacek Sr.

M, #4216, b. 14 April 1843, d. 23 September 1922
Last Edited=12 Jan 2021
     Joseph Skluzacek Sr. was born on 14 April 1843 at Dunajice, Bohemia.1 He was the son of Jacob Skluzacek and Anna Mvacek.2 Joseph Skluzacek Sr. married Catherine Bruzek in 1865. Joseph Skluzacek Sr. married Katherine Sticha after 1872. Joseph Skluzacek Sr. died on 23 September 1922 at Lonsdale, Rice Co., Minnesota, at age 79.1,2 He was buried on 25 September 1922 at Saint Wenceslaus Cemetery, Lonsdale, Rice Co., Minnesota, Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 04 January 2020), memorial page for Josef Skluzacek (14 Mar 1843–23 Sep 1922), Find A Grave Memorial no. 80737182, citing Saint Wenceslaus Cemetery, New Prague, Scott County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by CindyN (contributor 47726890) .2
     Joseph Skluzacek Sr. was a Farmer. Obituary of son Thomas in 1947, listed his parents and siblings. The cause of death was general exhaustion due to inability to take food for 15 days. Secondary cause was carcinoma of zygmosis for 2-years.2

Children of Joseph Skluzacek Sr. and Catherine Bruzek

Children of Joseph Skluzacek Sr. and Katherine Sticha

Citations

  1. [S1491] Lillian & Stu Thibodeau, editor, Rice Co Families, Their History Our Heritage, pg 681 (Marceline, Missouri 64658: Walsworth Publishing Co., 1982). Hereinafter cited as Rice Co. Families, Their History, Our Heritage.
  2. [S1629] Joseph Skluzacek Sr., death 1922-MN-012063 (07 Oct 1922), unknown repository, unknown repository address. Hereinafter cited as Death Certificate - Joseph Skluzacek.

Josephine Skluzacek

F, #4235, b. 19 January 1896, d. 17 December 1929
Last Edited=4 Jan 2020
     Josephine Skluzacek was born on 19 January 1896 at Wheatland, Rice Co., Minnesota. She was the daughter of Joseph Skluzacek Sr. and Katherine Sticha. Josephine Skluzacek died on 17 December 1929 at St. Paul, Ramsey Co., Minnesota, at age 33.
     Her married name was Carser. Rice County Families, Their History Our Heritage, 1981, pg 681.

Katherine Skluzacek

F, #4234
Last Edited=3 Oct 1997
     Katherine Skluzacek was the daughter of Joseph Skluzacek Sr. and Katherine Sticha.
     Her married name was Boutille. Rice County Families, Their History Our Heritage, 1981, pg 681.

Lepeska Skluzacek

M, #4233
Last Edited=22 Jun 2004
     Lepeska Skluzacek was the son of Joseph Skluzacek Sr. and Katherine Sticha.
     Rice County Families, Their History Our Heritage, 1981, pg 681.

Mary Skluzacek

F, #4218, b. 19 August 1866, d. 3 June 1956
Last Edited=4 Jan 2020
     Mary Skluzacek was born on 19 August 1866 at Wheatland Twsp., Rice Co., Minnesota.1 She was the daughter of Joseph Skluzacek Sr. and Catherine Bruzek. Mary Skluzacek was born circa 1867 at Wheatland Twsp., Rice Co., Minnesota.2 She married John Kucera. Mary Skluzacek died on 3 June 1956 at Le Center, Le Sueur Co., Minnesota, at age 89.2,1 She was buried on 5 June 1956 at Calvary Cemetery, Montgomery, Le Sueur Co., Minnesota, Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 04 January 2020), memorial page for Mary Skluzacek Kucera (19 Aug 1866–6 Jul 1956), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7898876, citing Calvary Cemetery, Montgomery, Le Sueur County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Karol (contributor 46589179) .1
     Her married name was Kucera. She lived in 1947 at Le Center, Le Sueur Co., Minnesota; when brother Thomas died. The cause of death was Arteriosclerosis.1

Citations

  1. [S1628] Mary Skluzacek, death 1956-MN-008324 (04 Jun 1956), unknown repository, unknown repository address. Hereinafter cited as Death Certificate - Mary Kucera.
  2. [S1491] Lillian & Stu Thibodeau, editor, Rice Co Families, Their History Our Heritage, pg 681 (Marceline, Missouri 64658: Walsworth Publishing Co., 1982). Hereinafter cited as Rice Co. Families, Their History, Our Heritage.

Stella Catherine Skluzacek1

F, #1882, b. 3 October 1916, d. 24 April 1978
Last Edited=10 Jun 2021
Relationships
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
2nd great-granddaughter of Matej Nestaval
     Stella Catherine Skluzacek was born on 3 October 1916 at Lonsdale, Rice Co., Minnesota.2 She was the daughter of Thomas Charles Skluzacek and Emily Veronica Nestaval. Stella Catherine Skluzacek married Paul Joseph Fink circa 1935. Stella Catherine Skluzacek died on 24 April 1978 at Northfield, Rice Co., Minnesota, at age 61.3 She was buried on 27 April 1978 at Calvary Cemetery, Northfield, Rice Co., Minnesota.3,4
     Her married name was Fink. Stella living in Northfield, Minnesota in 1947, when father died. SOURCE: Jerry E. Nestaval letter 26Mar1992. Birth Record lists Stella being born at 4 am. Her Social Security Number was 108-07-3326.
Following from The Faribault Daily News newspaper of 25 Apr 1978 Tuesday, page 2, column 6.
Mrs. Paul (Stella) Fink, 61, of Northfield, died Monday, April 24, at the Northfield City Hospital. Services will be Thursday at 10 a.m. at St. Dominic's Catholic Church in Northfield with Msgr. John Sankovitz officiating and internment at the Calvary Cemetery. She is survived by her husband, Paul; two sons: Stephen of Perth, Australia and Paul Jr. of Mound, Minn; three daughters: Mrs. Francis (Elizabeth) Krennick) of Loveland, Colo., Mrs. Robert (Vivian) Malloy of Tulsa, Okla., and Marian Fink of St. Paul; one sister, Mrs. Vivian Wayne of Huntington Beach, Calif., her mother, Mrs. Emily Skluzacek of Orange, Calif., and four grandchildren.

Census

CensusDatePlace
Census28 April 1930Lonsdale, Rice Co., Minnesota, lists as 13 years old and born in Minnesota
Census16 April 1940Lonsdale, Rice Co., Minnesota, Source Citation
Year: 1940; Census Place: Lonsdale, Rice, Minnesota; Roll: T627_1953; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 66-17

Children of Stella Catherine Skluzacek and Paul Joseph Fink

Citations

  1. [S1013] Stella Catherine Skluzacek entry, birth, Rice Co., MN Court House, 320 3rd St NW, Faribault, Rice Co., Minnesota.
  2. [S1012] Stella Catherine Skluzacek entry, Death Record, Rice Co , MN, Book 4, pg 429, line 4, Rice Co., MN Court House, 320 3rd St NW, Faribault, Rice Co., Minnesota.
  3. [S1011] Unknown article title, OBITUARY: Faribault Daily News 25Apr1978, pg 2 column 6, Faribault, Minnesota, 25 Apr 1978, 2. Hereinafter cited as FDN.
  4. [S2545] Findagrave.com website, database and images (1300 West Traverse Parkway, Lehi, Utah Co., Utah ), Stella Catherine (Skluzacek) Fink, Memorial ID 87246065,
    Birth: 1916
    Death: 24 April 1978
    Burial: Calvary Cemetery, Northfield, Rice County, Minnesota
    Source: Find a Grave
    SourceCitation: Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/87246065/stella-catherine-fink: accessed 10 June 2021), memorial page for Stella Catherine Skluzacek Fink (1916–24 Apr 1978), Find a Grave Memorial ID 87246065, citing Calvary Cemetery, Northfield, Rice County, Minnesota, USA; Maintained by Mookie (contributor 47515129).
    Parents Thomas Rupertus Charles Skluzacek 1887–1947 Emily V Nestaval Skluzacek 1887–1983
    Spouse Paul Joseph Fink 1916–1997
    Siblings Vivian Mary Skluzacek Wayne 1915–2005
    Children Paul Joseph Fink 1954–2018,.

Thomas Skluzacek

M, #4231, b. 1867, d. circa 1872
Last Edited=12 Oct 2001
     Thomas Skluzacek was born in 1867.1 He was the son of Joseph Skluzacek Sr. and Catherine Bruzek. Thomas Skluzacek died circa 1872.1

Citations

  1. [S1491] Lillian & Stu Thibodeau, editor, Rice Co Families, Their History Our Heritage, pg 681 (Marceline, Missouri 64658: Walsworth Publishing Co., 1982). Hereinafter cited as Rice Co. Families, Their History, Our Heritage.

Thomas Charles Skluzacek1,2

M, #611, b. 31 March 1887, d. 7 August 1947
Last Edited=6 Jun 2021
Tom Skluzacek - 1910
     Thomas Charles Skluzacek was born on 31 March 1887 at Wheatland, Rice Co., Minnesota.3,4 He was the son of Joseph Skluzacek Sr. and Katherine Sticha. Thomas Charles Skluzacek married Emily Veronica Nestaval, daughter of Joseph Nestaval and Anna Factor, on 4 June 1912 at Montgomery, Le Sueur Co., Minnesota.5 Thomas Charles Skluzacek died on 7 August 1947 at Lonsdale, Rice Co., Minnesota, at age 60.6,4 He was buried on 9 August 1947 at Calvary Cemetery, Lonsdale, Rice Co., Minnesota.6,4
     Thomas Charles Skluzacek was a Banker. SOURCE: Jerry E. Nestaval letter 26Mar1992. Obituary from 25Aug1947, lists Thomas born on 29Mar1887. Rice County Families, Their History Our Heritage, 1981, pg 681. Death Record for Thomas, lists birth as 28Mar1887 in Minnesota. Thomas Charles Skluzacek was a Catholic.

Following from History of Rice and Steele Counties, volume II, published in 1910, compiled by Franklin Curtiss-Wedge, page 1442-1443.
Thomas Skluzacek was born in Wheatland , March 31, 1887., a son of Joseph and Katherine (Sticha) Skluzacek, natives of Bohemia. The father was by occupation a farmer, and came to this country in 1855, locating at St. Louis, remained there about one year, and then came to Minnesota, settling in Jordan, where he resided for six months. He then moved to New Prague, where he was in the hotel business for about eight years; from there he moved to Wheatland township, where he bought a farm in section 19, when he carried on until 1890. He deeded the property to his oldest son, Joseph F., and moved two miles further south where he farmed until 1907. He moved to Lonsdale where he now lives. Mr. Thomas Skluzacek was educated in the district schools of Wheatland, and at Montgomery. He spent seven months at a business college in Mankato. After leaving school he took up banking. He started as bookkeeper in the State Bank of Lonsdale, and is now cashier. He is one of a family of fourteen children. In his political views he is a Republican, and is a member of the Roman Catholic Church. He is now the village recorder and is a stockholder in the Lonsdale Bank.


Following from The Faribault Daily News newspaper of 14 Aug 1947 Thursday, page 14, column 1.
Funeral services were held at the Church of the Immaculate Conception on Saturday morning, August 9, for Thomas C. Skluzacek of Lonsdale who passed away at his home of Thursday evening, August 7.


Following from The Faribault Daily News newspaper of 25 Aug 1947 Monday, page 8, column 1.
Thomas C. Skluzacek, a well known member of the community passed away at his Lonsdale home on Thursday, Aug. 7, at 9:30 p.m. after an illness of seven weeks. He was born on March 29, 1887, son of the later Joseph and Catherine Skluzacek, in Wheatland township. After attending the rural schools, Montgomery high school and Mankato Business College, he entered the Lonsdale State bank as assistant cashier at the age of 19 and worked there until 1930. After that he was engaged in the coal and implement business until his death at the age of 60. On June 4, 1912 he was united in marriage to Miss Emily Nestaval at Montgomery.
In 1912 he served at village clerk and worked as land appraiser for Federal Lank Bank in 1930 and 1931. Always interested in agriculture he assisted in organizing the first 4-H club in Rice county and in this community. He also took an active part in the Farm Bureau. Mr. Skluzacek was a lifelong member of the Immaculate Conception parish and the many floral tributes and innumerable mass offerings attest to the respect he enjoyed among his many friends.
The deceased is survived by his wife and two daughters, Mrs. James A. Wayne (Vivian) of San Francisco, Calif., and Mrs. Paul J. Fink of Northfield and four grandchildren. He is also survived by two sisters, Mrs. Mary Kucera of LeCenter, Mrs. Anna Schatz of Montgomery, and five brothers, Joseph F. of Lonsdale, Albert J. of Faribault, Jacob C. of Northfield, Frank A. of New Prague, and Anthony of Arizona.
Funeral services were held at the Immaculate Conception church on Saturday, Aug. 9, at 9:30 a.m. The Rev. Stanley J. Skluzacek, intoned the requiem high mass. Internment was made in Calvary cemetery. Pallbearers were all nephews of the deceased: Frank Skluzacek, Theodore Skluzacek of Lonsdale, Leonard Skluzacek, Roland Skluzacek, Daniel Skluzacek of Northfield, and Frank Jirik of Webster. Relatives and friends from out of town present at the funeral included Mr. and Mrs. Jacob C. Skluzacek of Northfield, Mrs. William Tralee of Northfield, Rev. Jerry Skluzacek and Miss Josephine Skluzacek of Protivin, Iowa, Mr. and Mrs. Bert Traxler and Mrs. Anna Schatz and son, Joseph of Montgomery, Mr. and Mrs. Frank M. Kaisersatt and daughter Harriet of Faribault, Mr. and Mrs. S.C. Gale of Minneapolis, Mr. and Mrs. George Fink, and Mr. and Mrs. Warren Fink of Northfield, Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Fink of St. Paul, Mr. and Mrs. J. Minar of New Prague and Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Mahowald of Northfield.

Following obituary for Thomas Skluzacek:

New Prague Times - August 14, 1947

Lonsdale Business Man Died on Thurs. Evening August 7th

Thomas C. Skluzacek Was Engaged in Coal and Implement Business

Thomas C. Skluzacek, 60 year old Lonsdale business man, passed away at his home in Lonsdale on Thursday evening, August 7 at 9:30 o'clock. He had been ill for about seven weeks.
Thomas Skluzacek was born in Wheatland Township on March 29, [1887]. He was the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Josef Skluzacek. He attended rural grade schools, Montgomery high school and Mankato Business College.

He started working at the Lonsdale State Bank at the age of 19 and worked there till 1930. That year he started working for the Fidendill Land Bank of St. Paul for some time. Later he became engaged in the implement and coal business in Lonsdale, which he ran to the time of his death.

He married Emily Nestaval at Montgomery on June 4, 1913. He is survived by his wife and two daughters, Mrs. James (Vivian) Wayne of San Francisco, Calif., and Mrs. Paul (Stella) Fink of Northfield.
Also surviving are two sisters, Mrs. Mary Kucera of Le Center, Mrs. Anna Schatz of Montgomery, and five brothers, Joseph F. of Lonsdale, Albert J. of Faribault, Jacob C. of Northfield, Frank A. of New Prague, and Anthony of Arizona.

He was preceded in death by three sisters, Mrs. Christine Lepeska, Mrs. Bartlett Corser, and Mrs. George [Boutelle], and three brothers, Rev. Augustine Skluzacek, Theologue John Skluzacek and Valentine Skluzacek.

The funeral was held from the Immaculate Conception Church at Lonsdale on Saturday morning, August 9 at 9:30 o'clock. Rev. Stanley Skluzacek officiated at the requiem mass. Interment was in Calvary cemetery.
Pallbearers were Francis Jirik, Leonard Skluzacek, Roland Skluzacek, Theodore Skluzacek, Frank Skluzacek, and Daniel Skluzacek, all nephews of the deceased.

Relatives and friends from out of town present at the funeral included Mr. and Mrs. S. C. Gale of Minneapolis, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Kaisersatt and Harriet of Faribault, Mr. and Mrs. George Fink of Northfield, Mr. And Mrs. Arnold Fink of St. Paul, Mr. and Mrs. Warren Fink of Northfield, Mrs. John Mahowald, Mrs. Elmer Mahowald of Northfield, Mrs. And Mrs. Jacob Skluzacek of Northfield, Rev. Jerry Skluzacek of Protevine, Iowa, Mrs. Bill Tralie of Faribault, Mr. And Mrs. Bert Traxler, Mrs. Joe Schatz and son of Montgomery and Miss Josephine Skluzacek of Protevine, Iowa.

Census

CensusDatePlace
Census28 April 1930Lonsdale, Rice Co., Minnesota, lists as 43 years old, born in Minnesota, 25 years old when first married
Census16 April 1940Lonsdale, Rice Co., Minnesota, Source Citation
Year: 1940; Census Place: Lonsdale, Rice, Minnesota; Roll: T627_1953; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 66-17

Children of Thomas Charles Skluzacek and Emily Veronica Nestaval

Citations

  1. [S540] Unknown article title, OBITUARY: Faribault Daily News 25Aug1947, Monday, pg 8 col 1, Faribault, Minnesota, 25 Aug 1947, 8. Hereinafter cited as FDN.
  2. [S541] Thomas Charles Skluzacek entry, Rice Co , MN Death Record, Book 1, page 91, line 6, Rice Co., MN Court House, 320 3rd St NW, Faribault, Rice Co., Minnesota.
  3. [S538] Franklyn Curtiss-Wedge, History of Rice & Steele Counties, Vol II, 1910, pg 1442-1443 (Chicago, Illinois: H.C. Cooper, 1910). Hereinafter cited as History of Rice and Steele Counties.
  4. [S2545] Findagrave.com website, database and images (1300 West Traverse Parkway, Lehi, Utah Co., Utah ), Thomas Rupertus Charles Skluzacek, Memorial ID 7899682,
    Birth: 29 March 1887, Wheatland, Rice County, Minnesota, USA
    Death: 7 August 1947, Lonsdale, Rice County, Minnesota, USA
    Burial: Calvary Hill Cemetery, Lonsdale, Rice County, Minnesota
    Source: Find a Grave
    SourceCitation: Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com: accessed 18 February 2021), memorial page for Thomas Rupertus Charles Skluzacek (29 Mar 1887–7 Aug 1947), Find a Grave Memorial no. 7899682, citing Calvary Hill Cemetery, Lonsdale, Rice County, Minnesota, USA; Maintained by Karol (contributor 46589179).
    Parents Josef Skluzacek 1843–1922 Katherine Sticha Skluzacek 1851–1933
    Spouse Emily V Nestaval Skluzacek 1887–1983
    Siblings Jacob Charles Skluzacek 1873–1962 Albert Joseph Skluzacek 1875–1961 Jan J. Skluzacek 1877–1904 Anna E Skluzacek Schatz 1878–1968 Valentine M. Skluzacek 1882–1911 Christine Skluzacek Lepeska 1883–1929 Frank Andrew Skluzacek 1885–1984 Augustine Skluzacek 1888–1912
    Anton Felix Skluzacek 1890–1968 Josephine May Skluzacek Corser 1896–1929 Half
    Siblings Mary Skluzacek Kucera 1866–1956 Joseph F. Skluzacek 1868–1957
    Thomas Skluzacek 1870–1872 Anna Skluzacek 1872–1872
    Children Vivian Mary Skluzacek Wayne 1915–2005,.
  5. [S2610] Minnesota, County Marriages, 1860-1949: "Minnesota, County Marriages, 1860-1949", database with images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FDDR-461 : 9 March 2021), Thomas Charles Skluzacek and Emilia Nestaval, 1912.

    "Minnesota, County Marriages, 1860-1949," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:939K-RR35-B9?cc=1803974&wc=MRJN-6TL%3A1060544001 : 13 June 2016), 004703876 > image 516 of 655; county courthouses, Minnesota., FamilySearch.org website, 35 North West Temple St., Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah. Hereinafter cited as Minnesota, County Marriages, 1860-1949.
  6. [S539] Unknown article title, OBITUARY: Faribault Daily News 14Aug1947, Thurs, pg 14 col 1, Faribault, Minnesota, 14 Aug 1947, 14. Hereinafter cited as FDN.

Valentine M. Skluzacek

M, #4229, b. 13 February 1882, d. 20 January 1911
Last Edited=26 Mar 2020
     Valentine M. Skluzacek was born on 13 February 1882 at Rice Co., Minnesota.1 He was the son of Joseph Skluzacek Sr. and Katherine Sticha. Valentine M. Skluzacek died on 20 January 1911 at Wheatland Twsp., Rice Co., Minnesota, at age 28.1 He was buried on 22 January 1911 at New Prague, Le Sueur Co., Minnesota, Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 04 January 2020), memorial page for Valentine M. Skluzacek (13 Feb 1882–20 Jan 1911), Find A Grave Memorial no. 118751273, citing Saint Wenceslaus Cemetery, New Prague, Scott County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by CindyN (contributor 47726890) .1
     In 1910 Valentine M. Skluzacek was a manager of lumber yard, at Rice Co., Minnesota.1 He was never married.1 The cause of death was Tuberculosis of the lungs for two-years.1

Citations

  1. [S1630] Valentine M. Skluzacek, death 1911-MN-011425 (21 Jan 1911), unknown repository, unknown repository address. Hereinafter cited as Death Certificate - Valentine Skluzacek.

Vivian Maria Skluzacek1

F, #1881, b. 17 May 1915, d. 27 October 2005
Last Edited=10 Jun 2021
Relationships
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
2nd great-granddaughter of Matej Nestaval
     Vivian Maria Skluzacek was born on 17 May 1915 at Lonsdale, Rice Co., Minnesota.2 She was the daughter of Thomas Charles Skluzacek and Emily Veronica Nestaval. Vivian Maria Skluzacek married James Albert Wayne Sr., son of Frank A. Wayne and Blanche Elizabeth Tucker, circa 1933. Vivian Maria Skluzacek died on 27 October 2005 at Dana Point, Orange Co., California, at age 90. She was buried at Riverside National Cemetery, Riverside, Riverside Co., California.3
     According to Birth Record, Vivia was born at 1 am. Birth Record lists name as "Vivia Maria Skluzacek". Her married name was Wayne. Vivian living in San Francisco, CA in 1947 when father died. Vivian living in Huntington Beach, CA in 1978 when sister died.

Census

CensusDatePlace
Census28 April 1930Lonsdale, Rice Co., Minnesota, lists as 14 years old and born in Minnesota

Children of Vivian Maria Skluzacek and James Albert Wayne Sr.

Citations

  1. [S1009] Letter from Jerry Edward Nestaval (1311 Bloyd St., Kelso, WA 98626) to Steven Harn Redman, 26 Mar 1992; Steven Harn Redman (2633 N. 1600 E., Layton, Davis Co., UT).
  2. [S1010] Vivian Maria Skluzacek entry, birth, Rice Co., MN Court House, 320 3rd St NW, Faribault, Rice Co., Minnesota.
  3. [S2545] Findagrave.com website, database and images (1300 West Traverse Parkway, Lehi, Utah Co., Utah ), Vivian Mary (Skluzacek) Wayne, Memorial ID 72625541,
    Birth: 17 May 1915, Rice County, Minnesota, USA
    Death: 27 October 2005, Canoga Park, Los Angeles County, California, USA
    Burial: Riverside National Cemetery, Riverside, Riverside County, California
    Source: Find a Grave
    SourceCitation: Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/72625541/vivian-mary-wayne: accessed 10 June 2021), memorial page for Vivian Mary Skluzacek Wayne (17 May 1915–27 Oct 2005), Find a Grave Memorial ID 72625541, citing Riverside National Cemetery, Riverside, Riverside County, California, USA; Maintained by Doug B (contributor 102).
    Parents Thomas Rupertus Charles Skluzacek 1887–1947 Emily V Nestaval Skluzacek 1887–1983
    Spouse James Albert Wayne 1918–1974
    Siblings Stella Catherine Skluzacek Fink 1916–1978
    Children James Albert Wayne 1951–1989,.

Sena Caroline Skow1

F, #4949
Last Edited=15 Oct 2005
     Sena Caroline Skow married Harold Henry Ferguson on 16 October 1913.
     As of 16 October 1913,her married name was Ferguson.1

Child of Sena Caroline Skow and Harold Henry Ferguson

Citations

  1. [S1697] Letter from Florence Irene (Andrews) Richards (Blooming Prairie, Minnesota) to Steven Harn Redman, ca. 1973; Steven Harn Redman (2633 N. 1600 E., Layton, Davis Co., UT).

Michael Adam Skurdahl1

M, #4573
Last Edited=13 Jul 2011
     Michael Adam Skurdahl married Jodi Renea Thompson, daughter of Gary Duane Thompson and Betty Jane Spilman, on 26 October 2002 at Olmsted Co., Minnesota.1,2

Citations

  1. [S1594] Letter from Donna Ann (McCarthy) Harn (6960 French Lake Court, Faribault, MN 55021) to Steven Harn Redman, Jan 2003; Steven Harn Redman (2633 N. 1600 E., Layton, Davis Co., UT).
  2. [S1970] Minnesota Official Marriage System, online http://www.mncounty.com/Modules/Certificates/Marriage/Default.aspx, Marriage Certificate 84144 (B02325AA.AW3). Hereinafter cited as Minnesota Official Marriage System.

Margaret Slabaugh

F, #3523, b. 17 June 1833, d. 22 March 1916
Last Edited=23 Sep 2020
     Margaret Slabaugh was born on 17 June 1833 at Ohio.1 She married Ammi Ruple, son of Andrew Ruple and Sarah Jane Wilkins, on 2 August 1855 at Elkhart Co., Indiana. Margaret Slabaugh died on 22 March 1916 at Indiana at age 82.1,2 She was buried at Union Cemetery, Plymouth, Marshall Co., Indiana.1,2
     Her married name was Ruple.

Children of Margaret Slabaugh and Ammi Ruple

Citations

  1. [S29] Jim Coleman, "Jim Coleman FHL film 1673524, item 14", 1990 (Mishawaka, Indiana). Hereinafter cited as "John Coleman records."
  2. [S2545] Findagrave.com website, database and images (1300 West Traverse Parkway, Lehi, Utah Co., Utah ), Margaret (Stair) Ruple, Memorial ID 79920752,
    Birth: 17 July 1833
    Death: 22 March 1916
    Burial: Union Cemetery, Plymouth, Marshall County, Indiana
    Source: Find a Grave
    SourceCitation: Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com: accessed 23 September 2020), memorial page for Margaret Stair Ruple (17 Jul 1833–22 Mar 1916), Find a Grave Memorial no. 79920752, citing Union Cemetery, Plymouth, Marshall County, Indiana, USA; Maintained by Robin Carr-Morcombe (contributor 47184177).

    Spouse Ammi Ruple 1831–1905
    Children Flora A. Ruple Spitler 1856–1939 Susan Ruena Ruple Spitler 1858–1939 Samantha Jane Ruple Craige 1869–1949,.

Rosmary Slettvet

F, #408, b. 15 December 1916, d. circa July 1985
Last Edited=23 Aug 1997
     Rosmary Slettvet was born on 15 December 1916 at Hollywood, King Co., Washington.1 She married Robert Bradley Purdy, son of Paul Bradley Purdy and Lila Sophia Shapton, on 7 February 1944 at Tacoma, Pierce Co., Washington. Rosmary Slettvet died circa July 1985 at Flint, Genesee Co., Michigan.2
     Her married name was Purdy. Children adopted.

Citations

  1. [S293] Paul Bradley PURDY (321), A branch of the Purdy family descending from David and Eliza Ann Purdy with David's line from Francis Purdy of Fairfield 1595-1658. FHL Call Number 929.273 P972, pg 22 (Flint, Michigan: Purdy self-published, c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.
  2. [S368] Rosmary Slettvet, unknown file number, Social Security Death Index (b- 15Dec1916 d- Jul1985 MI), unknown series (n.p.: n.pub.). Hereinafter cited as SSDI.

Anna Slipka

F, #1814, b. circa 1846
Last Edited=11 Jan 2020
     Anna Slipka married Martin Factor. Anna Slipka was born circa 1846.
     Her married name was Factor. SOURCE: Kirk Z. Nestaval letter 24Feb1992. Obituary of Anna FACTOR NESTAVAL (1946) listed siblings.

Children of Anna Slipka and Martin Factor

Ernest Frank Sloan1

M, #4920, b. 30 July 1891, d. 13 October 1979
Last Edited=10 Apr 2020
     Ernest Frank Sloan was born on 30 July 1891 at Steele Co., Minnesota. He married Clare Jane Holmes on 16 October 1918 at Ellendale, Steele Co., Minnesota. Ernest Frank Sloan died on 13 October 1979 at Blooming Prairie, Steele Co., Minnesota, at age 88.

Child of Ernest Frank Sloan and Clare Jane Holmes

Citations

  1. [S1697] Letter from Florence Irene (Andrews) Richards (Blooming Prairie, Minnesota) to Steven Harn Redman, ca. 1973; Steven Harn Redman (2633 N. 1600 E., Layton, Davis Co., UT).

Naomi Jean Sloan1

F, #4742, b. 20 May 1926, d. 13 June 2020
Last Edited=18 Jan 2021
     Naomi Jean Sloan was born on 20 May 1926 at Freeborn Co., Minnesota.1 She was the daughter of Ernest Frank Sloan and Clare Jane Holmes.1 Naomi Jean Sloan married Albert Paul Richards, son of Abraham Paul Richards and Florence Irene Andrews, on 16 May 1948.1 Naomi Jean Sloan died on 13 June 2020 at Arizona at age 94.
     Her married name was Richards. She lived in February 2017 at Mesa, Maricopa Co., Arizona.2

Citations

  1. [S1697] Letter from Florence Irene (Andrews) Richards (Blooming Prairie, Minnesota) to Steven Harn Redman, ca. 1973; Steven Harn Redman (2633 N. 1600 E., Layton, Davis Co., UT).
  2. [S2389] In Memory of Albert Paul Richards, SUNLAND MEMORIAL PARK, MORTUARY & CREMATION CENTER, http://obits.dignitymemorial.com/dignity-memorial/obituary.aspx?n=Albert-Richards&lc=4279&pid=184025945&mid=7282112#.WKJdYMqr_8U.facebook, Feb 2017, n/a. Hereinafter cited as SUNLAND MEMORIAL PARK, MORTUARY & CREMATION CENTER.

Ruth Small1

F, #7015, b. 1 November 1901, d. 1996
Last Edited=21 Nov 2013
     Ruth Small married Arnold "Paul" Harn, son of Arnold Call Harn and Candace Magedelene McCammack.1 Ruth Small was born on 1 November 1901 at Mendon, Mercer Co., Ohio.1 She died in 1996 at Rockfort, Winnebago Co., Illinois.1
     Her married name was Harn.1

Child of Ruth Small and Arnold "Paul" Harn

Citations

  1. [S2169] John Hearn, manuscript, 23 Oct 2013, n/a, Steven Harn Redman, 2633 N. 1600 E., Layton, Davis Co., UT, page 35.