Facts and Events
JOHN C. POLKOW was born in 1869 at Illinois. He married THERESA SCHULD on 6 Oct 1889 at Cook County, Illinois. He lived in 1892 at 754 W 19th, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois.
In 1910 John was a finisher at a Piano company. This job probably has to do with performing the finish work in a wood shop, usually on furniture. His brother-in-law Charles and two nephews (Charles sons) also listed their occupations as working in a Piano Works. Charles was a foreman, Walter was an action finisher and Charlie was a key fitter. They probably all worked together.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 1880 US Federal Population Census: Thornton Township, Cook County, Illinois, 1880, Primary quality.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 1892 Chicago Voter Registration: Carl Polkow. (Chicago Voter Reigstration, 1892), 1892, Primary quality.
1892 Cook County Voter Registration
- ↑ 1870 US Federal Population Census: Thorton Township, Cook County, Illinois, 1870, Primary quality.
- 1910 John Polkow Census, 1910, Primary quality.
- Illinois State Archives Polkow Marriages, 1889, Primary quality.
- John Polkow in "Black and Feaster Lineages" at Ancestry.com
- ↑ 1892 Cook County Voter Registration