Canadian Roots Genealogy

Stefa - 1930

Stefanja KrzyszczakAge: 88 years19101999

Name
Stefanja Krzyszczak
Given names
Stefanja
Surname
Krzyszczak
Married name
Stefania Kuzniakowski
Birth April 9, 1910
Strzyżewice, Lublin, Lubelskie, POL
Latitude: N51.04899 Longitude: E22.43908

Note:
Alternate Map of Poland http://tinyurl.com/2g4mfe
Emigration January 3, 1930 (Age 19 years)
Kielczewice, Lublin, Lubelskie, POL
Latitude: N51.03717 Longitude: E22.42945

Publication: Immigration Records (1925-1935)
Date of entry in original source: June 20, 2006
Text:
2007-11-2 She sailed on the Duchess of York from Liverpool, England Jan 3, 1930 to Saint John, NB Jan 11, 1930. http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/immigration/immigration-records/passenger-lists-border-entry-1925-1935/Pages/item.aspx?IdNumber=393631& Sponsored by brother-in-law, Wladyslaw Orchowski [Walter ...], husband of Helen Krzyszczak-Orchowski 44 Schultz st. Winnipeg, MB
Note:
Duchess of York http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SS_Duchess_of_York Sunk by the Luftwaffe on July 11, 1943 with 600 men aboard!

Immigration January 11, 1930 (Age 19 years)
Publication: Immigration Records (1925-1935)
Date of entry in original source: June 20, 2006
Text:
Surname: Krzyszak Given Name: Stefanja Age: 20 Sex: F Nationality: Pol Date of Arrival: 1930/01/11 (YYYY/MM/DD) Port of Arrival: Saint John, NB Ship: DUCHESS OF YORK, C.P.O.S. Reference: RG76 - IMMIGRATION, series C-1-c Volume: 1930 volume 1 Page Number: 57 Microfilm reel: T-14855
Note:
NB: There is a spelling error on both the passenger list and the official Canadian immigration record. Krzyszczak was misspelled Krzyszak.
Death February 17, 19995:30 PM (Age 88 years)
Burial February 24, 1999 (7 days after death)
Winnipeg, MB, CAN
Latitude: N50.005080 Longitude: W097.049169

Address: 4387 Main Street Winnipeg, MB Section H Row 26, Plot #36
Cemetery: Holy Ghost Roman Catholic Cemetery

EmigrationCollections Canada
Publication: Immigration Records (1925-1935)
Date of entry in original source: June 20, 2006
Text:
2007-11-2 She sailed on the Duchess of York from Liverpool, England Jan 3, 1930 to Saint John, NB Jan 11, 1930. http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/immigration/immigration-records/passenger-lists-border-entry-1925-1935/Pages/item.aspx?IdNumber=393631& Sponsored by brother-in-law, Wladyslaw Orchowski [Walter ...], husband of Helen Krzyszczak-Orchowski 44 Schultz st. Winnipeg, MB
ImmigrationCollections Canada
Publication: Immigration Records (1925-1935)
Date of entry in original source: June 20, 2006
Text:
Surname: Krzyszak Given Name: Stefanja Age: 20 Sex: F Nationality: Pol Date of Arrival: 1930/01/11 (YYYY/MM/DD) Port of Arrival: Saint John, NB Ship: DUCHESS OF YORK, C.P.O.S. Reference: RG76 - IMMIGRATION, series C-1-c Volume: 1930 volume 1 Page Number: 57 Microfilm reel: T-14855
Birth
Alternate Map of Poland http://tinyurl.com/2g4mfe
Emigration
Duchess of York http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SS_Duchess_of_York Sunk by the Luftwaffe on July 11, 1943 with 600 men aboard!
Immigration
NB: There is a spelling error on both the passenger list and the official Canadian immigration record. Krzyszczak was misspelled Krzyszak.
Burial
EmigrationSS Duchess of YorkSS Duchess of York
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EmigrationPassenger list - Duchess of YorkPassenger list - Duchess of York
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Media objectStefa - 1930Stefa - 1930
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Note:
2007-11-12 This picture is printed on postcard stock made in Canada. So, the picture must have been taken just after Stefa arrived in Canada.
Media objectSisters - Stefania, Helena, ElzbietaSisters - Stefania, Helena, Elzbieta
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Type: Photo
Note:
This photo was taken in the 1970's at the Fisher Branch MB home of Walter and Helena Orchowski. At this time, the Orchowskis had moved from their farm into a tiny house in the booming metropolis of Fisher Branch, Manitoba. [PS: I think this might be one of the best photos I ever took!! /egs ]