Person:John Polkow (2)

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John C. Polkow
b.1869 Illinois
 
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Name[1] John C. Polkow
Gender Male
Birth[1][2] 1869 Illinois
Census[3] 1870 Thornton Township, Cook, Illinois
Census[1] 1880 Thornton Township, Cook, Illinois
Marriage Oct 6, 1889 Cook County, Illinoisto Theresa Schuld
Residence[2][7] 1892 Chicago, Cook, Illinois754 W 19th

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.

Census

John Polkow Census
Year Source Image
1870 1870 US Federal Population Census: Thornton Township, Cook County, Illinois
1880 1880 US Federal Population Census: Thornton Township, Cook County, Illinois
1910 1910 US Federal Population Census, Chicago, Cook, Illinois
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1880 US Federal Population Census: Thornton Township, Cook County, Illinois, 1880, Primary quality.
  2. 2.0 2.1 1892 Chicago Voter Registration: Carl Polkow. (Chicago Voter Reigstration, 1892), 1892, Primary quality.
    1892 Cook County Voter Registration
  3. 1870 US Federal Population Census: Thorton Township, Cook County, Illinois, 1870, Primary quality.
  4.   1910 John Polkow Census, 1910, Primary quality.
  5.   Illinois State Archives Polkow Marriages, 1889, Primary quality.
    Marriage Record
  6.   John Polkow in "Black and Feaster Lineages" at Ancestry.com
  7. 1892 Cook County Voter Registration