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Grave has been located immigrant flag photo of ancestor   Andrew (András)  KORCH (KOVALČÍK)

  (b. July 1868 Vyšná Kamenica, Košice, Slovakia   d. 14 October 1939 Webster, Massachusetts, USA )  
Age: 76
Cause of Death: fell down flight of stairs

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Andrew (András) KORCH (KOVALČÍK) was born July 1868 in Vyšná Kamenica, Košice, Slovakia . Andrew (András) KORCH (KOVALČÍK) was the child of Andreas KOVALYCIK   and   Borka STRYCIKO

Andrew (András) was an immigrant to the United States, arriving by 1889.

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Elizabeth (Alzbeta) (Erzsébet) TOMKO 22 August 1891 in Manhattan, New York, USA .  The couple had (at least) 9 children. Elizabeth (Alzbeta) (Erzsébet) TOMKO  was born July 1868 in Svinica, Košice, Slovakia (Petőszinye, Abauj-Torna, Austria-Hungary).  She died 11 February 1946 in Thompson, Connecticut, USA (North Grosvenordale) (Quinebaug).  She was the daughter of George (György) TOMKO and Anna PASICSÁK (PASITSÁK).

Andrew (András) KORCH (KOVALČÍK) died 14 October 1939 in Webster, Massachusetts, USA.

Occupation: farmer

Details of the family tree of Andrew appear below.
  • 1868 Birth
    July 1868
    Vyšná Kamenica, Košice, Slovakia (Felso Kemencze, Abauj-Torna, Austria-Hungary) (Vysna Kamenica)
  • Andrew (András) KORCH (KOVALČÍK)
    Present day Slovakia showing Svinica and Vysna Kamenica. Svinica was Petőszinye in Austria-Hungary and Vysna Kamenica was Felső Kemence (or Kemencze).
  • 1884 Birth of Child
    Elizabeth (Erzsébet) KORCH (TOMKO) was born December 1884, Vyšná Kamenica, Košice, Slovakia (Felso Kemencze, Abauj-Torna, Austria-Hungary) (Vysna Kamenica)

  • NOTE: Response to inquiry on -- 'Yes, Andras Kovalcsik and Elizabeth Tomko had one son Andras, born 9 AUG 1889 there in Felso Kamence, but I am sorry to say, it seems that he was born out of wedlock. Andras Kovalcsik was an Lutheran and Elizabeth Tomko was Helvetian confession.
    They have very beautiful church there in Vysna Kamenica and that village is situated under mountains.
    Mick / Kosice, Slovakia/ '
  • 1887 Birth of Child
    Andrew (András) Henry KORCH was born 9 August 1887, Vyšná Kamenica, Košice, Slovakia (Felso Kemencze, Abauj-Torna, Austria-Hungary) (Vysna Kamenica)
  • USA -- 1889

  • Webster, Massachusetts, USA

  • Webster, Massachusetts, USA

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Added: 12/16/1999 12:00:00 AM - Updated: 9/15/2019 9:28:53 AM

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