Facts and Events
MINNIE POLKOW was born on 2 Dec 1875 at Thornton, Cook County, Illinois. She was the fourth child in a family of five. Her older siblings were Mary, John, and Sophie, and she had a younger brother Louis.
She died of typhoid fever on 11 Dec 1893 at Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, at age 18.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 1880 US Federal Population Census: Thornton Township, Cook County, Illinois, 1880, Primary quality.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 Minnie Polkow Death Certificate, Name Of Person: Minnie Polkow. (Death Certificate), 1893, Primary quality.
- ↑ Illinois Statewide Death Index, Pre–1916: Polkow Records. (Online Database), 1893, Primary quality.
Illinois State Death Index
- Minnie Polkow in "Black and Feaster Lineages" at Ancestry.com