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  • Caroline BLECHA[1]

    Female 1912 - 1958  (46 years)


    Personal Information    |    Notes    |    Sources    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

    • Name Caroline BLECHA  [2
      Born 5 Sep 1912  Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
      Gender Female 
      Census 1920  2854 S. Karlov Ave., Chicago, Cook County, Ilinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
      Residence for 1920 Census 
      1920 Census Emma Zitek Blecha and Caroline in Chicago
      1920 Census Emma Zitek Blecha and Caroline in Chicago
      Census 1930  3721 Kirsch St., Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
      Residence for 1930 Census 
      1930 Census Caroline Blecha 1913 in Chicago
      1930 Census Caroline Blecha 1913 in Chicago
      Residence 1940  5306 Luna Ave. Chicago, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
      1940 Census 
      1940 Census for Walter Kane, Caroline Blecha and son Walter
      1940 Census for Walter Kane, Caroline Blecha and son Walter
      Died 6 Sep 1958  Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
      • I had included the death date below, but now believe this might be for the Caroline Kane (1863-1952) who died in Illinois:

        Cook County, Illinois Death Index, 1908-1988

        Name: Caroline Kane
        Death Date: 6 Jun 1952
        Death Location: Cook County, IL
        File Number: 6040674
        Archive Collection Name: Cook County Genealogy Records (Deaths)
        Archive repository location: Chicago, IL
        Archive repository name: Cook County Clerk
        Source Information:
        Ancestry.com. Cook County, Illinois Death Index, 1908-1988 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2008.
      Buried 9 Sep 1958  Concordia Cemetery, Forest Park, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
      Person ID I1853  Blecha/McDaniel
      Last Modified 28 Jul 2016 

      Father Anton Alois (Louis) BLECHA,   b. 10 Oct 1885, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1918, 2854 S. Karlov Ave., Chicago, Cook County, Ilinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years) 
      Mother Emma ZITEK,   b. Abt 1890, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
      Married Abt 1908  Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
      • It took me a long time to find this marriage, because of the misspelling of Anton Louis Blecha's name:

        Cook County, Illinois, Marriages Index, 1871-1920

        Name: Arthur Bleck
        Age: 22
        Gender: Male
        Birth Year: abt 1887
        Marriage Type: Marriage
        Marriage Date: 2 Oct 1909
        Marriage Place: Chicago, Cook, Illinois
        Spouse Name: Emma Zitek
        Spouse Age: 19
        Spouse Gender: Female
        FHL Film Number: 1030466
        Source Information: Ancestry.com. Cook County, Illinois, Marriages Index, 1871-1920 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011. [4]
      • Listed together in 1910 Census
      Family ID F559  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

      Family Walter A KANE,   b. 26 Oct 1911, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1963, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
      Married 24 Jun 1930  Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
      Children 
       1. Walter KANE,   b. 25 Dec 1931, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 2002, Niles, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
       2. Marilyn P KANE,   b. 1942, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1943, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
      Last Modified 28 Jul 2016 
      Family ID F1927  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    • Event Map
      Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Sep 1912 - Cook County, Illinois Link to Google Earth
      Link to Google MapsCensus - Residence for 1920 Census - 1920 - 2854 S. Karlov Ave., Chicago, Cook County, Ilinois Link to Google Earth
      Link to Google MapsCensus - Residence for 1930 Census - 1930 - 3721 Kirsch St., Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Link to Google Earth
      Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Jun 1930 - Cook County, Illinois Link to Google Earth
      Link to Google MapsResidence - 1940 Census - 1940 - 5306 Luna Ave. Chicago, Illinois Link to Google Earth
      Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Sep 1958 - Cook County, Illinois Link to Google Earth
      Link to Google MapsBuried - 9 Sep 1958 - Concordia Cemetery, Forest Park, Cook, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
       = Link to Google Earth 

    • Notes 


      • 1920 United States Federal Census 1920 United States Federal Census
        Name: Caroline Blacha
        Home in 1920: Chicago Ward 34, Cook (Chicago), Illinois
        Age: 7 years
        Estimated Birth Year: abt 1913
        Birthplace: Illinois
        Relation to Head-of-house: Daughter
        Father's Birth Place: Illinois
        Mother's Name: Enma
        Mother's Birth Place: Illinois
        Marital Status: Single
        Race: White
        Sex: Female
        Able to read: Yes
        Able to Write: Yes
        Image: 286
        Neighbors: View others on page
        Household Members: Name Age
        Enma Blacha 31
        Caroline Blacha 7

        Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Chicago Ward 34, Cook (Chicago), Illinois; Roll: T625_355; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 2195; Image: 286.





        Cook County, Illinois Marriage Index, 1930-1960 Cook County, Illinois Marriage Index, 1930-1960
        Name: Caroline Blecha
        Marriage Date: 24 Jun 1930
        Spouse: Walter Kane
        Marriage Location: Cook County, IL
        Marriage license: {A3EB4ACC-ED87-4A41-959E-DD38C913362C}
        File number: 1281535
        Archive collection name: Cook County Genealogy Records (Marriages)
        Archive repository location: Chicago, IL
        Archive repository name: Cook County Clerk




        [Is this her???]
        Cook County, Illinois Death Index, 1908-1988 Cook County, Illinois Death Index, 1908-1988
        Name: Caroline Blecha
        Death Date: 27 Feb 1971
        Death Location: Cook County, IL
        File number: 606144
        Archive collection name: Cook County Genealogy Records (Deaths)
        Archive repository location: Chicago, IL
        Archive repository name: Cook County Clerk

    • Sources 
      1. [S23] Family Group Sheets on One-World Tree submitted by Carol Kovarik West (CeskaCarolK@msn.com).

      2. [S1744] Various records researched on Ancestry.com.

      3. [S1141] Cook County, Illinois Death Index, 1908-1988 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com .
        Caroline Blecha Kane in 1952

      4. [S1129] Cook County, Illinois, Marriages Index, 1871-1920 Cook County, Illinois, Marriages Index, 1871-1920.
        Anton Louis Blecha to Emma Zitek in 1909

      5. [S1323] 1910 Census.

      6. [S536] Cook County On-Line Genealogy Searches: http://www.cookcountygenealogy.com/Search.aspx.


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