Christopher Barrett Ostrowicki1

M, b. 1913, d. 1969

Family: Alice Haughey b. 1916, d. 1994


  1. [S1767] Christine Ostrowicki McKenna, "McIntyre - Sullivan Family History," e-mail to Elaine Beaudoin, July 11, 2013.

Theresa Paroubek1

F, b. 1877, d. circa 23 October 1949

Theresa (Paroubek) Seul gravestone, St. Mary Cemetery, Techny, Illinois
  • Married Name: Her married name was Seul.1
  • Birth*: Theresa Paroubek was born in 1877.2,3
  • Marriage*: She married John Seul on 26 October 1897 at St. Peter's Church, Skokie, Cook County, Illinois, USA; License reads: Niles Center Road as the place of marriage.1,3
  • Biography*: In 1930 Census states her father was born in Bohemia and her mother was born in Germany.4
  • Census1930: Theresa was listed as John Seul's wife on the 1920 Census at Wilmette Avenue, Northfield, Cook County, Illinois, USA.4
  • Death*: Theresa Paroubek died circa 23 October 1949 at Winnetka Road, Northfield, Cook County, Illinois, USA; Chicago Tribune, October 23, 1949
    Seul - Theresa Seul, nee Paroubek, of Winnetka road, Northfield, dear wife of the late John, mother of Margaret Haben, Antoinette Schildgen, Richard, John, Henry, Magdalen Kochlefl and Lorraine Clavey. Funeral Tuesday, 9:45 a.m., from funeral home, 8057 Niles Center road, Skokie. Mass, 10 a.m., at St. Peter's church, Skokie. Interment St. Mary's cemetery, Techny.1
  • Funeral*: She received the blessing of the church at the funeral on 25 October 1949 at Skokie, Cook, Illinois, USA.1
  • Burial: She was buried on 25 October 1949 at St. Mary Cemetery, Techny, Lake County, Illinois, USA. She is buried in lot 209A east. GPS coordinates: N42° 07' 13.5"; W 87° 48' 31.1."1

Family: John Seul b. 1870, d. 3 Mar 1948


  1. [S739] Chicago Tribune, October 23, 1949, Pag 32, Accessed November 3, 2006, ProQuest, Chicago Tribune Historical Archives.
  2. [S1274] John Seul Cemetery Record, St. Mary Cemetery, Techny, Illinois, Grave stone read by Elaine M. Beaudoin, November 3, 2010.
  3. [S740] Seul-Paroubek Marriage License.
  4. [S750] 1930 US Census, Illinois, Cook County, Northfield, Washington, DC, ED 2238, Page 3A, Accessed November 7, 2006;

Ted Parpan1

M, b. circa 1928, d. 16 July 1995


  1. [S1000] Cara McIntyre Batke, "Batke Genealogy Data," e-mail to Elaine McIntyre Beaudoin, November 13, 2006.
  2. [S1005] 1930 US Census, Illinois, Cook County, Chicago, Washington, DC, ED 1177, Page 10A,, accessed November 16, 2006.
  3. [S1002] U. S. Social Security Administration, Ted P. Parpan, SS# 334-20-9675, accessed November 16, 2006.

Theodore Parpan1

M, b. circa 1897, d. 10 April 1949
  • Biography*: On the 1930 US Census he reports his mother and father as being born in Switzerland and the language spoken in the home before coming to the US was Romanian.1
  • Note*: Theodore Parpan Parpan is a common surname in Graubunden. Etymologically "Parpan" originates from the French partis-pain, meaning "bread-deliver" Source: Wikipedia.
  • Birth*: He was born circa 1897 at Switzerland.1
  • Immigration*: He immigrated in 1917.1
  • Residence*: He lived on 17 January 1920; Rented apartment for $30 per month.1
  • Occupation*: He was Washing machine operator in a laundry on 17 January 1920.1
  • Marriage*: He married Rose Olszewski, daughter of Michael Olszewski and Ana Malikoska, circa 1925; Date of marriage is an estimate based on the birth of Elizabeth.1
  • Census 1930*: Theodore Parpan and Rose Olszewski appeared on the 1930 census of 8 April 1930 at 2748 Haddon Avenue, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA.1
  • Death*: Theodore Parpan died on 10 April 1949 at Cook County, Illinois, USA.2

Family: Rose Olszewski b. 7 Feb 1894, d. b 3 Jan 1974


  1. [S1005] 1930 US Census, Illinois, Cook County, Chicago, Washington, DC, ED 1177, Page 10A,, accessed November 16, 2006.
  2. [S1006] Illinois Statewide Death Index (1916-1950), Certificate # 6011171, file date April, 10, 1949.

David E. Parro1



  1. [S1439] Chicago Tribune, December 7, 1965, page B14, ProQuest Historical Newspapers, accessed December 31, 2011.
  2. [S1443] Chicago Tribuen, December 6, 1940, page 22, ProQuest, accessed December 30, 2011.
  3. [S1437] Calvary Cemetery, Colby, Francis T., Gravecard.

Earl D. Parro1

M, b. circa 1891, d. before 6 December 1940

Family: Genevieve L. Colby b. Feb 1890, d. 5 Dec 1965


  1. [S1439] Chicago Tribune, December 7, 1965, page B14, Proquest Historical Newspapers, accessed December 30, 2011.
  2. [S1440] Parro-Colby marriage license, no. 757641: Earl D. Parro and Genevieve Colby,.
  3. [S1443] Chicago Tribuen, December 6, 1940, page 22, ProQuest, accessed December 30, 2011.
  4. [S1439] Chicago Tribune, December 7, 1965, page B14, ProQuest Historical Newspapers, accessed December 31, 2011.

Vincent E. Parro1

M, d. 28 March 1968
  • Birth*: Vincent E. Parro was born.1
  • Death*: He died on 28 March 1968 at Cook County, Illinois, USA;
    Vincent E. Parro, March 28, loving father of Vincent E., Jr., Kirk, and Christine; dear son of the late Earl D. and Genevieve Parro; found brother of Donald F., Dr. Richard J., Robert C., William C., and the late David E. Funeral Saturday, 9:30 a.m., from Donnellan Funeral Home, 10525 S. Western avenue, to St. Walter church. Mass 10 a.m. Interment Calvary. BE 8-0075
    Chicago Tribune, March 29, 1968, page c14.2


  1. [S1439] Chicago Tribune, December 7, 1965, page B14, ProQuest Historical Newspapers, accessed December 31, 2011.
  2. [S1442] Chicago Tribune, March 29, 1968, page C14, ProQuest, accessed December 30, 2011.

Gracia Violet Pennington1

F, b. 24 October 1910, d. 15 December 2000

Family: William John Connor b. 14 Jul 1910, d. 4 Apr 1942


  1. [S375] Nancy Post, "Post, Nancy - Connor Ahnentafel."

Alex Pesko1

M, b. 27 November 1915, d. 19 May 1997
  • Birth*: Alex Pesko was born on 27 November 1915 at Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA.1,2
  • Residence*: He lived in January 1942 at 391 Second Street, Benton Harbor, Michigan, USA.1
  • Occupation*: He was Machinist on 24 January 1942.1
  • Retirement*: He was retired in 1974 from Clark Equipment Co., located in Benton Harbor where he was a foreman.2
  • Death*: He died on 19 May 1997 at St. Joseph, Berrien County, Michigan, USA, at age 81.

    Alex Pesko
    - Alex Pesko, 81, of St. Joseph, died May 19, 1997, at Lakeland Medical Center, St. Joseph.
    Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, May 23, at Trinity Lutheran church, in St. Joseph, of which he was a member. Visitation will be from 3 to 5 p.m. and from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Kerley & Starks Funeral Home, St. Joseph. Memorial may be made to Trinity Lutheran Church or donors choice. Burial will be in North Shore Memory Gardens, Hagar Shores, where graveside military rites will be conducted by Coloma American Legion No. 362, Veterans of Foreign Wars No. 1137, Benton Harbor and Disabled American Veterans Chapter 17, Benton Harbor.
    Mr. Pesko was born November 27, 1915, in Chicago. He was a foreman for Clark Equipment Co., in Benton Harbor, retiring in 1974. He was a U. S. Air Force Veteran, serving during World War II, and was a member of the American Legion Post No. 163, St. Joseph.
    Surviviors include: his wife, Anna (Batke) Pesko, whom he married on Jan. 24, 1942, in St. Joseph; three daughters -- Mrs. Richard (Janice) Bicknell and Mrs. James (Karen) Walder, both of Longmont, Colo., and Mrs. Richard (Linda) Van Hoedt of St. Joseph; four granchildren; four great-granchildren; two brothers -- Frank Pesko of Benton Harbor and George Pesko of St. Joseph; and three sisters -- Leza Cranz of Delton, Mich., and Anna Mosher and Lou Hook, both of Benton Harbor.
    He was preceded in death by a daughter, Beverly Pesko, in 1961, a grandson, Jeffery Van Hoedt in 1972, his parents, Fred and Anna (Samaschko) Pesko, a sister Sophie Pesko, and a brother, Michael Pesko.
    Herald-Palladium, May 21, 1997.2
  • Burial*: He was buried on 23 May 1997 at North Shore Memorial Gardens, Hagar Shores, Berrien County, Michigan, USA.2



  1. [S1043] Certificate, Alex Pesko and Anna Batke marriage of January 24, 1942, FHL #1954314.
  2. [S1169] Herald-Palladium, May 21, 1997.

Beverly Pesko1

F, d. 1961
  • Death*: Beverly Pesko died in 1961.1


  1. [S1169] Herald-Palladium, May 21, 1997.