Petranek Jaromir[1, 2, 3]

Male 1893 - 1964  (71 years)


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  • Name Petranek Jaromir 
    Born 2 Jan 1893  Baiervek, Velim, Kolin, Stredocesky, Bohemian Kingdom, Austria Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Christened 8 Jan 1893  Velim, Kolin, Stredocesky, Bohemian Kingdom, Austria-Hungary Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1909 
    Residence 1920  Cedar Rapids Ward 13, Linn, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1930  Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Draft Registration 1942  Chicago, Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    MRIN
    Name Jerry Petranek  [5
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    _FSFTID KP7V-QSQ 
    _UID 8D0D8701E48847C78B5C4D85F25073576187 
    Died 21 May 1964  Orangevale, Sacramento, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 6

    • California Death Index 1940-1997, www.ancestry.com.
      Jaroslav Petranek, born 2 Jan 1893 in Czechoslovakia; died 21 May 1964 in Sacramento California.
    Buried 1 Jun 1964  Roseville Cemetery, Sacramento, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 7
    Address:
    Roseville Cemetery 
    Notes 
    • Came to US in 1909 w/sister, Julie & family
      Occupation: cake (not bread) baker, worked for Mary Ann Baking Compan y in
      Chicago; owned 2 bakeries, both burned down
      Cause of Death: Hepatic failure due to portal cirrhosis of liver
      SS # 480-03-8876
      Death Certif # 3400 1774
      Buried in Roseville Cemetery California. in unmarked grave; Vera Mae said there was no money for a headstone; a large bush is on or near the grave.

      Social Security Death Index
      Name: Jerry Petranek
      Date of Birth: Monday January 02, 1893
      Date of Death: May 1964
      Est. Age at death: 71 years, 4 months
      Last known residence:
      State: California
      Social Security details:
      State of Issue: Iowa
      Number: 480-03-8876

      Ship Manifest
      Name: Jaromir Petránek
      Arrival Date: 29 Oct. 1909
      Birth Date: abt 1893
      Birth Location: Austria Bohemia
      Birth Location Other: Velim
      Age: 15
      Gender: Male
      Ethnicity: Nationality; Bohemian
      Port of Departure: Bremen
      port of Arrival: New York, New York
      Ship Name: Barbarossa

      Naturalization Certificate No. 202371, in possession of Gary and Carol Petranek. He was naturalized in the Superior Court at Cedar Rapids , Iowa on June 4, 1924. Certificate includes picture, signature, physical description, and residence at time of naturalization. Also gives Application No. 11B-13451 which should be searched for additional information.

      His daughter, Vera Mae, said he was was very outspoken and opinionated about everything, especially politics.


      We had his name incorrectly as Jaroslav, which has since been corrected in these records.
      Information from insurance policy taken out on Marie by Jaromir: In 1926, Jaromir weighed 158 lbs and was 5'8". He smashed finger on right hand in 1916.





      Birth Register: E Velim - helvetska, reformovana, B 1885-1897, page 181/2, page 135
      Statni oblastni archiv v Praze (SOA Praha), Archivni 4, Praha 4, Praha-Prague 14900.
    Person ID I16  Petranek-Mercer
    Last Modified 11 Jan 2015 

    Father Petranek Josef Pestoun,   b. 24 Jan 1844, Baiervek, Velim, Kolin, Stredocesky, Bohemian Kingdom, Austria Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 1931, Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Slaby Marie,   b. 29 Apr 1848, Pecky, Kolin, Stredocesky, Bohemian Kingdom, Austria-Hungary Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1910, Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 16 Nov 1869  Skramniky, Kolin, Stredocesky, Bohemian Kingdom, Austria Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    • Transcription of Marriage Record - sent by David Vanicek, August 28, 2012.
      Digital Images in Petranek file: DSCN2738-39-42-43 Petranek, Josef m 1869 to Slaby, Marie.

      Central Bohemian archives, register Skramniky 28, pg 37
      Nov 16 1869
      him residing in Velim 16 her Chvalovice 45
      married by Frantisek Burian, chaplain
      Groom: Josef Petranek, brick layer of Velim 16, son of Jan Petranek, worker of Velim 16, and Katerina, dau of Josef Kolomaznik, tailor of Chvalovice 24.
      Bride: Marie Slaba, dau of Vaclav Slaby, railroad guardian, residing in Pecky 4, and Marie, dau of Josef Polak, farmer of Pecky 65.
      him evangelical reformed 25yrs, single
      her catholic 21yrs single

      Witnesses: Jan Marecek, farmer of Pecky, and Josef Slaby, farmer of Chvalovice, both catholic.

      Notes:
      Bride's father agreed with the marriage at the presence of 2 witnesses.
      Groom's BC from Velim dated Oct 23 1869 No 52: born Jan 24 1844.
      Bride's BC from Dobrichov dated Oct 22 1869 No 187: born Apr 29 1848.
      Banns' list from Velim dated Nov 15 1869 No 126.
      Agreement between groom, member of protestant church, and bride, member of catholic church, that all kids born in this marriage will be brought up in catholic church.
      Dispensation from Archbishop's office in Prague from obstacle of mixed religion dated Nov 3 1869 issued in Prague No 7925.
      Banns here and in Velim on Oct 31, Nov 1 & 7 1869.
    Notes 
    • LDS IGI updated place to: Velim, , Boehmen Koenigreich, Austria.
      See notes under Josef for marriage information.
    Family ID F13  Group Sheet

    Family Mlynar Marie Rose,   b. 14 Sep 1890, Pecin, Rychnov nad Kněžnou, Královéhradecký, Austria-Hungary Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1957, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 5 May 1915  Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Children 
     1. Petranek Cestmir Jaromir,   b. 11 Nov 1915, Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 2003, Adelphi, Prince Georges, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     2. Petranek Jarmil Joseph,   b. 12 Aug 1917, Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 2013, Sierra Vista, Cochise, Arizona, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
     3. Petranek Stillborn,   b. 23 Mar 1922, Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1922, Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     4. Living
    Last Modified 28 Jan 2015 
    Family ID F9  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S145] Jerry Petranek, "United States Census, 1920".

    2. [S146] Jerry Petranek, "United States Census, 1930".

    3. [S455] Jaromir J. Petranek, "Find A Grave Index".

    4. [S6] Death certificate or recorded in book of deaths.

    5. [S118] Chester Petranek in household of Jerry Petranek, "United States Census, 1930".

    6. [S147] Jerry Petranek, "California, Death Index, 1940-1997".

    7. [S17] Cemetery records.

    8. [S112] Central Bohemian Archives, Register Skramniky.

    9. [S49] Marriage Index Book.

    10. [S459] Marie Mlynar, "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934".


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