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HELP! Grave has been located immigrant flag female ancestor  Mary  KOVACS

  (b. abt. 1882 Slovakia   d. 25 December 1942 Cleveland, Ohio, USA )  
Age: 60
Cause of Death: carcinamatosis

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Mary KOVACS was born abt. 1882 in Slovakia. Mary KOVACS was the child of Henry KORCH   and   Elizabeth GRULKE (GUELKAO) (GRULKAO)

Spouse(s)/Partner(s) and Child(ren):

Mary  married  Unknown TAKAC (TACKACH) abt. 1896 .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Unknown TAKAC (TACKACH)  was born abt. 1876

Mary  married  (2) Andrew OLSAVSKY 25 May 1907 in Webster, Massachusetts, USA .  The couple had (at least) 5 children. Andrew OLSAVSKY  was born 15 January 1881 in Presovsky, Slovakia.  Andrew died 29 December 1927 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA. 

Mary KOVACS died 25 December 1942 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA.

Mary was the daughter of Henry Korch and Lizzie Tomko

Massachusetts Vital Records Vol: 572 ; Page: 454 shows a Mary Kovacs, age 30, marrying Andrew Olsowski (probably Olszewski), age 27, on May 25, 1907 (3 days after the wedding of Anna Korch and Willard Feige) in Webster, MA. This is her second marriage. Interestingly, her parents are listed as Henry Korch and Lizzie Tomko. Is she the sister of Henry Korch who married Elizabeth Korch?

NOTE: Not sure if any/ all of this is correct! These are notes.

In Ohio deaths, Andrew Olsavsky d. 12/ 29/ 1927, lived at 10508 Shale Ave.

Mary OLSAVSKY d. 25 DEC 1942 - Death certificate shows maiden name KOVAC - necrology file shows son w/ different name than OLSAVSKY (by her first marriage?).

Thanks to Karyn from Ohio for some of this info.


Details of the family tree of Mary appear below.

Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Mary KOVACS

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Mary KOVACS married  male ancestor Unknown TAKAC (TACKACH)-- Date: abt. 1896 Place: 
Not certain they ever married

Children of Unknown TAKAC (TACKACH) and Mary KOVACS:

flag male ancestor John TAKAC (TACKACH) (b.5 May 1896, Homestead, Pennsylvania, USA  d. , )




Mary KOVACS married Grave has been locatedimmigrant flag male ancestor Andrew OLSAVSKY-- Date: 25 May 1907 Place: Webster, Massachusetts, USA
Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910


Shows a Mary Kovacs, age 30, marrying Andrew Olsowski (probably Olszewski), age 27, on May 25, 1907 (3 days after the wedding of Anna Korch and Willard Feige) in Webster, MA. This is her second marriage. Interestingly, her parents are listed as Henry Korch and Lizzie Tomko. Is she the sister of Henry Korch who married Elizabeth Korch? Married by Marshall E. Mott, Clergyman.

Groom's name: Andrew Olsowski
Groom's age: 27 years
Groom's estimated birth year: 1880
Groom's birthplace: , , Austria
Bride's name: Mary Kovacs
Bride's age: 30 years
Bride's estimated birth year: 1877
Bride's birthplace: , , Austria
Marriage date (original): 25 May 1907
Marriage date: 25 May 1907
Marriage place: Webster, , Massachusetts
Groom's father's name: Andrew Olsowski
Groom's mother's name: Mary Lipka
Father of bride's name: Henry Kovacs
Mother of bride's name: Lizzie Tomko
Film number: 2315300
Digital GS number: 4329358
Image number: 901
Number of images: 1
Reference number: p 454 no 60
Marriage registration place: Webster, , Massachusetts
Marriage registration year: 1907
Collection: Massachusetts Marriage Records, 1842-1915


Children of Andrew OLSAVSKY and Mary KOVACS:

flag male ancestor Joseph OLSAVSKY (b.9 March 1906, , Pennsylvania, USA  d. 17 November 1991, Cleveland, Ohio, USA)
m. Elizabeth CHORTOS 9 February 1929 in , Ohio, USA

Grave has been locatedflag female ancestor Margaret OLSAVSKY (b.15 February 1908, Cleveland, Ohio, USA  d. 25 March 1992,  Mentor, Lake, Ohio, USA)
m. John Edward ZMECEK 22 August 1928 in , Ohio, USA

Ancestor is complete!flag baby boy ancestor George OLSAVSKY (b.29 January 1910, Cleveland, Ohio, USA  d. 30 January 1910, Cleveland, Ohio, USA)

flag female ancestor Elizabeth E OLSAVSKY (b.6 August 1911, Cleveland, Ohio, USA  d. 5 May 2001, Westlake, Cuyahoga, Ohio, USA)
m. Rudolph KOZSEY 1928
m. Eugene ORBAN 27 June 1936

flag female ancestor Anna OLSAVSKY (b.26 June 1915, , Ohio, USA  d. , )


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1896 Birth of Child
John TAKAC (TACKACH) was born 5 May 1896, Homestead, Pennsylvania, USA
1906 Birth of Child
Joseph OLSAVSKY was born 9 March 1906, , Pennsylvania, USA
marriage1907 Marriage / Partner
Mary KOVACS and Andrew OLSAVSKY 25 May 1907, Webster, Massachusetts, USA
1908 Birth of Child
Margaret OLSAVSKY was born 15 February 1908, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
1910 Alpine Avenue, Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio
1910 US Census shows Andrew Olzowski living in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, OH, age 29, b. abt 1881 in Hungary/ Slovak, parents b. Hungary/ Slovak, laborer in mills, year of immigration 1907, speaks Slovak
Mary Olzowski, wife, b. abt 1878, age 32, married 6 years, mother of 3 children, 2 living, b. Hungary/ Slovak, parents b. Hungary/ Slovak, year of immigration 1907, speaks Slovak
Son Joseph b. 1906, age 4, Hungary/ Slovak, year of immigration 1907
Daughter Margaret b. 1908, age 2, b. Ohio.
John Olzowski, brother, age 27, b. Hungary/ Slovak, year of immigration 1901, laborer in mills, speaks English
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1910 Birth of Child
George OLSAVSKY was born 29 January 1910, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
1911 Birth of Child
Elizabeth E OLSAVSKY was born 6 August 1911, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
1915 Birth of Child
Anna OLSAVSKY was born 26 June 1915, , Ohio, USA
1920 Schale Avenue, Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio
Andrew Olsowski, head, age 37, b. Slovakia, Slavish, parents b. Slovakia, Slavish, year of immigration 1900, laborer in rubber works
Mary, wife, age 32, b. Slovakia, Slavish, parents b. Slovakia, Slavish, year of immigration 1899
Joseph, son, age 13, b. Pennsylvania
Margaret, daughter, age 11, b. Ohio
Elizabeth, daughter, age 9, b. Ohio
Anna, daughter, age 6, b. Ohio
1920 Census Ancestry (U.S.)
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1927 Death of Spouse/Partner
Andrew OLSAVSKY died 29 December 1927, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
1930 10508 (no street name given), Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio
Olsowski, Mary, head, age 52, widowed, b. Czechoslovakia, parents b. Czechoslovakia, Slovak, year of immigration 1896, housework for private family
Joseph, son, age 24, b. Pennsylvania, works for gas meter company
Koszey, Elizabeth, daughter, age 18, married a year ago, b. Ohio
Koszey, Rudolph, son-in-law, age 23, b. U.S., parents b. Czechoslovakia, electric lamp die maker for electric lamp company
Olsowski, Anna, daughter, age 16, b. Ohio
Koszey, granddaughter, infant female, 0 mos old, b. Ohio
1930 Census Ancestry (U.S.)
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Death
Id#: 0263710
Name: Olsavsky, Mary
Date: Dec 28 1942
Source: Source unknown; Cleveland Necrology File, Reel #061.

Notes: Olsavsky: Mary, beloved wife of the late Andrew, mother of John Takac, Mrs. Mary Galla, Joseph, Mrs. Margaret Zmecek, Mrs. Ehzabeth Orban and Mrs. Ann Gordon, passed away Dec. 25. Friends may call at the John E. Stupjansky Funeral Home, 10701 Buckeye rd., where funeral services will be held Monday, Dec. 28, at 1:30 p. m. -- Thanks to Karyn from Ohio
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