Monday, January 4, 2016

Joanna (Jenny) Switkowski formerly Gulczewski

My great grandmother. I grew up with her until just before I turned 11.

Joanna (Jenny) Switkowski formerly Gulczewski
Born June 14, 1899 in Buffalo, Erie, New York, United Statesmap
Wife of  — married  in Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States, St. Stanislaus Churchmap
Died December 20, 1980 in Buffalo, Erie, New York, United Statesmap

Biography

Name

Joanna K. /Gulczewski/[1][2][3][4][5][6]

Birth

Date: 14 JUN 1899
Place: Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States[7][8][9][10][11]

Residence

Date: June 15, 1900
Place: 12 Newton Street, Buffalo Ward 11, Erie, New York[12]
Date: April 10, 1910
Place: 12 Newton Street, Buffalo Ward 8, Erie, New York[13]
Name: Jennie Gulczewski
Residence Year: 1915
Street address: 316 Curtiss
Residence Place: Buffalo, New YorkYork, USA
Occupation: Tailoress
Publication Title: Buffalo, New York, City Directory, 1915
Date: 1920
Place: 316 Curtiss Street, Buffalo Ward 10, Erie, New York[14]
Date: 1925
Place: 312 Lovejoy
Buffalo, New York
Name: Joan Switkowski
Gender: Female
Residence Year: 1929
Street address: 70 Miller av
Residence Place: Buffalo, New YorkYork, USA
Spouse: Joseph Switkowski
Publication Title: Buffalo, New York, City Directory, 1929
Date: 1933
Place: 70 Miller Street, Buffalo, New York, Erie County
Information taken from Polk's Buffalo City Directory 1933
Name: Jennie Switkowski
Gender: Female
Residence Year: 1933
Street address: 70 Miller av
Residence Place: Buffalo, New YorkYork, USA
Spouse: Joseph Switkowski
Publication Title: Buffalo, New York, City Directory, 1933
Date: 1934
Place: 70 Miller Street.
Joanna worked as a sash maker.
Information taken from Arrow Street Guide of Greater Buffalo 1934.
Name: Jeannie Switkowski
Gender: Female
Residence Year: 1934
Street address: 70 Miller av
Residence Place: Buffalo, New YorkYork, USA
Spouse: Joseph Switkowski
Publication Title: Buffalo, New York, City Directory, 1934
Date: 1935
Place: Buffalo, Erie, New York[15]
Date: 1938
Place: 70 Miller Street, Buffalo, New York, Erie County
Information taken from Polks's Buffalo City Directory 1938
Name: Joanna Switkowski
Gender: Female
Residence Year: 1938
Street address: 70 Miller av
Residence Place: Buffalo, New YorkYork, USA
Spouse: Joseph Switkowski
Publication Title: Buffalo, New York, City Directory, 1938
Date: 12 APR 1940
Age: 40
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Place: 27 Concord
Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States[16]
Name: Jennie C Switkowski
Gender: Female
Residence Year: 1941
Street address: 27 Concord
Residence Place: Buffalo, New YorkYork, USA
Spouse: Joseph E Switkowski
Publication Title: Buffalo, New York, City Directory, 1941
Date: 1943
Place: 18 Newton Street, Buffalo, Erie, New York, USA
Name: Joanna Switkowski
Gender: Female
Residence Year: 1956
Street address: 8 Newton
Residence Place: Buffalo, New YorkYork, USA
Occupation: Floor Girl
Spouse: Joseph Switkowski (Deceased)
Publication Title: Buffalo, New York, City Directory, 1956

Marriage

Marriage Certificate

Marriage Certificate
Church Of
St. Stanislaus Church
123 Townsend St.
Buffalo, N.Y.
This is to Certify
That Joseph Switkowski
and Joanne Gulczewski
were lawfully Married
on the 6 day of October, 1920
According to the Rite of the
Roman Catholic Church
and in conformity with the laws of the State of
Buffalo, New York
Rev A. Pitass
officiating, in the presence of Ignatius Gulczewski
and Ann Switkowski Witnesses,
as appears from the Marriage Resiter of this Church.

Other Info

Marriage:
Date: 1875
Place: Marriage information was found on the Poznan Projects website./Kcynia (Etin) Poland[17][18]

Census

1900 US Census

Name: Johanna Galerewski
[Johanna Galazewski]
Age: 11/12
Birth Date: Jun 1899
Birthplace: New York
Home in 1900: Buffalo Ward 11, Erie, New York
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Daughter
Marital Status: Single
Father's name: Jacob Galerewski
Father's Birthplace: Poland, Germany
Mother's name: Katarzyna Galerewski
Mother's Birthplace: Poland, Germany
Household Members:
Name Age
Jacob Galerewski 45
Katarzyna Galerewski 44
Vincent Galerewski 21
Lawrence Galerewski 17
Mary Galerewski 15
Stanislawa Galerewski 7
Abbert Galerewski 5
Ignatz Galerewski 2
Johanna Galerewski 11/12[19]

1910 US Census

Name: Johanna Gulzewski
[Johanna Galzewski]
Age in 1910: 11
Birth Year: abt 1899
Birthplace: New York
Home in 1910: Buffalo Ward 8, Erie, New York
Street: Newton Street
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Daughter
Marital Status: Single
Father's name: Jacob Gulzewski
Father's Birthplace: Germany
Mother's name: Catherine Gulzewski
Mother's Birthplace: Germany
Native Tongue: English
Attended School: Yes
Able to Read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Household Members:
Name Age
Jacob Gulzewski 59
[57]
Catherine Gulzewski 54
Stanislawa Gulzewski 18
Wojciech Gulzewski 16
Igyatz Gulzewski 13
Johanna Gulzewski 11
Jozefa Gulzewski 8[20]US Census

1920 US Census

Joan Gulozuski
[Joan Gulczewski]
[Joan Gulczswki]
Age: 20
Birth Year: abt 1900
Birthplace: New York
Home in 1920: Buffalo Ward 10, Erie, New York
Street: Curtiss
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Daughter
Marital Status: Single
Father's name: Jacob Gulozuski
Father's Birthplace: Posen Ger
[Posen]
Mother's name: Catherine Gulozuski
Mother's Birthplace: Posen Ger
[Posen]
Able to Speak English: Yes
Occupation: Tailor
Industry: Tailor Shop
Employment Field: Wage or Salary
Attended School: Yes
Household Members:
Name Age
Jacob Gulozuski 67
Catherine Gulozuski 65
[75]
Adalbert Gulozuski 24
Ignace Gulozuski 22
Joan Gulozuski 20[21]

1925 New York State Census

Name: Jenny Switkowski
Birth Date: abt 1900
Birth Place: United States
Age: 25
Gender: Female
Residence Place: Buffalo Ward 10, Erie
Relationship: Head
Color or Race: White
Assembly District: 05
House Number: 312
Line Number: 07
Page Number: 51
Household Members:
Name Age
Jenny Switkowski 25
Anna Switkowski 04
Franas Switkowski 01[22]

1940 US Census

Name: Joan C Switkowski
Age: 40
Estimated birth year: abt 1900
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birthplace: New York
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Home in 1940: Buffalo, Erie, New York
Street: Concord Street
House Number: 27
Farm: No
Inferred Residence in 1935: Buffalo, Erie, New York
Residence in 1935: Same Place
Resident on farm in 1935: No
Sheet Number: 10B
Attended School or College: No
Highest Grade Completed: Elementary school, 5th grade
Weeks Worked in 1939: 0
Income: 0
Income Other Sources: No
Household Members:
Name Age
Joseph E Switkowski 49
Joan C Switkowski 40
Anna V Switkowski 15
Francis R Switkowski 16
Leonard J Switkowski 13
Joan L Switkowski 3/12[23]

Death

Date: 20 DEC 1980
Place: Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States[24]

Find a Grave

Birth: Jun. 14, 1899
Buffalo
Erie County
New York, USA
Death: Dec. 20, 1980
Buffalo
Erie County
New York, USA
Family links:
Parents:
Jakob Golczewski (1853 - 1925)
Spouse:
Joseph Edward Switkowski (1893 - 1944)
Children:
Anna M Switkowski Alajko (1921 - 2003)*
*Calculated relationship

Burial:
Saint Stanislaus Roman Catholic Cemetery
Cheektowaga
Erie County
New York, USA

Created by: Michael Harris
Record added: Aug 19, 2015
Find A Grave Memorial# 150970263

U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007

Joanna Catherine Switkowska
[Joanna Switkowski]
[Joanna Catherine Gulczewska]
SSN: XXXXXXXXX
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 14 Jun 1899
Birth Place: Bflo Erie, New York
Father Name: Jacob Gulczewska
Mother Name: Catherine Safranski
Death Date: Dec 1980
Type of Claim: Original SSN.
Notes: Apr 1944: Name listed as JOANNA CATHERINE SWITKOWSKA; 28 Dec 1987: Name listed as JOANNA SWITKOWSKI[25]

U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014

Name: Joanna Switkowski
SSN: XXXXXXXXX
BORN: 14 Jun 1899
Last Benefit: 14212, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States of America
Died: Dec 1980
State (Year) SSN issued: New York (Before 1951)[26]

Sources

  • Source: Find-A-Grave Virtual Cemetery memorial #150970263
  • Source: S1 Author: Ancestry.com Title: 1920 United States Federal Census Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. (NARA microfilm publication T625, 2076 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Reco; Repository: #R1
  • Repository: R1 Name: Ancestry.com Address: http://www.Ancestry.com E-Mail Address: Phone Number:
  • Source: S10 Author: Ancestry.com Title: 1900 United States Federal Census Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623, 18; Repository: #R1
  • Source: S23 Author: Ancestry.com Title: 1940 United States Federal Census Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1940. T627; Repository: #R1
  • Source: S4 Author: Ancestry.com Title: Social Security Death Index Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010.Original data - Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration.Original data: Social Security Administration. Social Security D; Repository: #R1
  • Source: S47 Author: Ancestry.com Title: U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989 (Beta) Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011; Repository: #R1
  • Source: S7 Author: Ancestry.com Title: 1910 United States Federal Census Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.Original data - Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910 (NARA microfilm publication T624, 1,178 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Was; Repository: #R1
  • Source: Ancestry.com. New York, State Census, 1925 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012. Original data: State population census schedules, 1925. Albany, New York: New York State Archives.
  • Source: Ancestry.com. U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015. Original data: Social Security Applications and Claims, 1936-2007.
  • Source: Ancestry.com. U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011. Original data: Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration.
  1.  Page: Ancestry Family Tree
  2.  Page: Year: 1910; Census Place: Buffalo Ward 8, Erie, New York; Roll: T624_942; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 75; Image: 1086. Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1899Birth place: New YorkResidence date: 1910Residence place: Buffalo Ward 8, Erie, New York
  3.  Page: Year: 1920; Census Place: Buffalo Ward 10, Erie, New York; Roll: T625_1102; Page: 24B; Enumeration District: 80; Image: . Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1900Birth place: New YorkResidence date: 1920Residence place: Buffalo Ward 10, Erie, New York
  4.  Page: Number: 060-22-5110; Issue State: New York; Issue Date: Before 1951. Data: Text: Birth date: 14 Jun 1899Birth place: Death date: Dec 1980Death place:
  5.  Page: Year: 1940; Census Place: Buffalo, Erie, New York; Roll: T627_2826; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 64-108. Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1900 Birth place: New York Residence date: 1 Apr 1940 Residence place: Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States
  6.  Page: Year: 1900; Census Place: Buffalo Ward 11, Erie, New York; Roll: T623_1027; Page: 35A; Enumeration District: 85. Data: Text: Birth date: Jun 1899Birth place: New YorkResidence date: 1900Residence place: Buffalo Ward 11, Erie, New York
  7.  Page: Year: 1910; Census Place: Buffalo Ward 8, Erie, New York; Roll: T624_942; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 75; Image: 1086. Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1899Birth place: New YorkResidence date: 1910Residence place: Buffalo Ward 8, Erie, New York
  8.  Page: Year: 1920; Census Place: Buffalo Ward 10, Erie, New York; Roll: T625_1102; Page: 24B; Enumeration District: 80; Image: . Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1900Birth place: New YorkResidence date: 1920Residence place: Buffalo Ward 10, Erie, New York
  9.  Page: Number: 060-22-5110; Issue State: New York; Issue Date: Before 1951. Data: Text: Birth date: 14 Jun 1899Birth place: Death date: Dec 1980Death place:
  10.  Page: Year: 1940; Census Place: Buffalo, Erie, New York; Roll: T627_2826; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 64-108. Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1900 Birth place: New York Residence date: 1 Apr 1940 Residence place: Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States
  11.  Page: Year: 1900; Census Place: Buffalo Ward 11, Erie, New York; Roll: T623_1027; Page: 35A; Enumeration District: 85. Data: Text: Birth date: Jun 1899Birth place: New YorkResidence date: 1900Residence place: Buffalo Ward 11, Erie, New York
  12.  Page: Year: 1900; Census Place: Buffalo Ward 11, Erie, New York; Roll: T623_1027; Page: 35A; Enumeration District: 85. Data: Text: Birth date: Jun 1899Birth place: New YorkResidence date: 1900Residence place: Buffalo Ward 11, Erie, New York
  13.  Page: Year: 1910; Census Place: Buffalo Ward 8, Erie, New York; Roll: T624_942; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 75; Image: 1086. Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1899Birth place: New YorkResidence date: 1910Residence place: Buffalo Ward 8, Erie, New York
  14.  Page: Year: 1920; Census Place: Buffalo Ward 10, Erie, New York; Roll: T625_1102; Page: 24B; Enumeration District: 80; Image: . Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1900Birth place: New YorkResidence date: 1920Residence place: Buffalo Ward 10, Erie, New York
  15.  Page: Year: 1940; Census Place: Buffalo, Erie, New York; Roll: T627_2826; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 64-108. Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1900 Birth place: New York Residence date: 1 Apr 1940 Residence place: Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States
  16.  Page: Year: 1940; Census Place: Buffalo, Erie, New York; Roll: T627_2826; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 64-108. Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1900 Birth place: New York Residence date: 1 Apr 1940 Residence place: Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States
  17.  Page: Year: 1900; Census Place: Buffalo Ward 11, Erie, New York; Roll: 1027; Page: 35A; Enumeration District: 0085; FHL microfilm: 1241027
  18.  Page: Year: 1900; Census Place: Buffalo Ward 11, Erie, New York; Roll: T623_1027; Page: 35A; Enumeration District: 85. Data: Text: Birth date: Jul 1853Birth place: Poland GerMarriage date: 1875Marriage place: Residence date: 1900Residence place: Buffalo Ward 11, Erie, New YorkArrival date: 1878Arrival place
  19.  Year: 1900; Census Place: Buffalo Ward 11, Erie, New York; Roll: 1027; Page: 35A; Enumeration District: 0085; FHL microfilm: 1241027
  20.  Year: 1910; Census Place: Buffalo Ward 8, Erie, New York; Roll: T624_942; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 0075; FHL microfilm: 1374955
  21.  Year: 1920; Census Place: Buffalo Ward 10, Erie, New York; Roll: T625_1102; Page: 24B; Enumeration District: 80; Image: 294
  22.  New York State Archives; Albany, New York; State Population Census Schedules, 1925; Election District: 04; Assembly District: 05; City: Buffalo Ward 10; County: Erie; Page: 51
  23.  Year: 1940; Census Place: Buffalo, Erie, New York; Roll: T627_2826; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 64-108
  24.  Page: Number: 060-22-5110; Issue State: New York; Issue Date: Before 1951. Data: Text: Birth date: 14 Jun 1899Birth place: Death date: Dec 1980Death place:
  25.  Original data: Social Security Applications and Claims, 1936-2007.
  26.  Number: 060-22-5110; Issue State: New York; Issue Date: Before 1951