Zalewski Family Genealogy

Frank GIERSZEWSKI, Sr[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male Abt 1886 - 1942  (~ 56 years)


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  • Name Frank GIERSZEWSKI 
    Suffix Sr 
    Born Abt 1886  German Poland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1886  [1
    Name Frank Giersch  [5
    Naturalization 1915  [1
    Died 10 Aug 1942  Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: crushed by warehouse ceiling 
    Address:
    66th & State St 
    Age ~ 56 years 
    Person ID I432  Zalewski Family
    Last Modified 1 Nov 2016 

    Family Marianna ZALEWSKI,   b. 22 Mar 1891, Baltimore, Baltimore (city), Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1945, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Married 22 Jan 1913  Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 5, 6
    Address:
    St. Casimir's Church 
    Children 
     1. Frank Peter GIERSZEWSKI, Jr,   b. 29 Jan 1915, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1985  (Age 70 years)
     2. E. GIERSZEWSKI
     3. Beatrice GIERSZEWSKI,   b. 19 Mar 1925, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 2007, Union Grove, Racine, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 31 Mar 2017 
    Family ID F130  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes  Name:
    • Changed last name

    Died:
    • In 1942, Frank Giersch, Sr was employed at the Schiltz Brewery warehouse on North 66th and West State Streets in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin. He and eleven of his co-workers were killed when the warehouse building collapsed on top of them.

  • Sources 
    1. [S173] 1920 US Census, Ward 13, Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co., Wisconsin; 157; Sheet 22B; H.283 F.443; Frank Gierszewski; 5 February 2010.

    2. [S189] 1930 US Census, District 152, Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co., Wisconsin.

    3. [S232] St. Casimir's Marriage Record, Franciscum Gierszewski & Mariam Zalewska; 22 January 1913.

    4. [S339] 1940 US Census, Ward 13, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin; ED 72-300; Sheet 14A; h. 266; Frank Giersch; 1 November 2016.

    5. [S10] The Zalewski Family Booklet.

    6. [S173] 1920 US Census, Ward 13, Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co., Wisconsin; 157; Sheet 22B; H.283 F.443; Mary Gierszewski; 5 February 2010.