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  • Joseph CAFOUREK SAFOUREK

    Joseph CAFOUREK SAFOUREK

    Male 1833 - 1914  (81 years)

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

    • Name Joseph CAFOUREK SAFOUREK  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
      Born 26 Jan 1833  Bujesily 16, Czech Republic Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
      • The notes from Lorraine Phleger had his birth as Jan. 23, 1833, but I found the actual record for 26 January, 1833.
        [3]
      Joseph Cafourek Birth in 1833
      Joseph Cafourek Birth in 1833
      Liblin 01, Page 150 of 309, Entry #1
      Gender Male 
      Immigration 3 Jul 1865  New York, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
      Arrival into America on the ship "America"
      Included were Josef (32), Josefa (24) and Franz (2/12) 
      • Surname: CAPOUREK - from Leo Baca's Czech immigration passenger lists
        First Name: Josef
        Age: 32
        Other Family Members: Josefa 24, Franz 2/12
        Departure Country: Bohemia
        Ship: America
        Arrival Date: 3 July 1865
        Arrival Port: New York
        Volume: 4
      Census 1880  Riverside, Washington Co., Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
      Residence for 1880 Census 
      1880 Census for Josephine Zajicek and her husband Joseph Safourek and family in Iowa
      1880 Census for Josephine Zajicek and her husband Joseph Safourek and family in Iowa
      Census 1900  Riverside, Washington Co., Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
      Residence for 1900 Census 
      1900 Census for Joseph Safourek Family in Iowa
      1900 Census for Joseph Safourek Family in Iowa
      Died 16 Aug 1914  Riverside, Washington Co., Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
      Obituary for Joseph Safourek in 1914
      Obituary for Joseph Safourek in 1914
      Buried 18 Aug 1914  Riverside Cemetery, Riverside, Washington, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
      Person ID I7932  Blecha/McDaniel
      Last Modified 15 Sep 2020 

      Father Frantisek CAFOUREK,   b. Abt Jan 1796, Bujesily 16, Czech Republic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1874, Bujesily 44, Bohemia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
      Mother Marie KASIKOVA,   b. 1797, Kladruby No. 3, Bohemia Find all individuals with events at this location 
      Family ID F2740  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

      Family Josephine ZAJICKOVA,   b. 11 Mar 1841, Bujesily 2, Czech Republic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1927, Riverside, Washington Co., Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
      Married 30 Jan 1865  Bohemia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
      Children 
       1. Frank SAFOUREK,   b. 5 May 1865, Bujesily 16, Czech Republic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1945, Richmond, Washington County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
       2. Josephine SAFOUREK,   b. 9 Jan 1867, Riverside, Washington Co., Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1939, Riverside, Washington Co., Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
       3. Mary “Mollie” SAFOUREK,   b. 17 Aug 1871, Riverside, Washington Co., Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1949, Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
       4. Victor SAFOUREK,   b. 24 Jan 1879, Riverside, Washington Co., Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1979  (Age 100 years)
       5. Victoria SAFOUREK,   b. 24 Jan 1879, Riverside, Washington Co., Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1964, Riverside, Washington Co., Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
      Last Modified 8 Feb 2017 
      Family ID F2741  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    • Event Map
      Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Jan 1833 - Bujesily 16, Czech Republic Link to Google Earth
      Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Jan 1865 - Bohemia Link to Google Earth
      Link to Google MapsImmigration - Arrival into America on the ship "America" Included were Josef (32), Josefa (24) and Franz (2/12) - 3 Jul 1865 - New York, New York Link to Google Earth
      Link to Google MapsCensus - Residence for 1880 Census - 1880 - Riverside, Washington Co., Iowa Link to Google Earth
      Link to Google MapsCensus - Residence for 1900 Census - 1900 - Riverside, Washington Co., Iowa Link to Google Earth
      Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Aug 1914 - Riverside, Washington Co., Iowa Link to Google Earth
      Link to Google MapsBuried - 18 Aug 1914 - Riverside Cemetery, Riverside, Washington, Iowa Link to Google Earth
       = Link to Google Earth 

    • Notes 
      • From Findagrave.com

        Joseph Safourek

        Birth: Jan. 26, 1833
        Death: Aug. 16, 1914

        Burial:
        Riverside Cemetery
        Riverside (Washington County)
        Washington County
        Iowa, USA

        Created by: Fawn
        Record added: Jul 03, 2013
        Find A Grave Memorial# 113278054



      • According to a letter (descendent) from N. Lorraine Phleger in 1995 to Patrick Strabala, Joseph Cafourek and his wife Josephine Zajicek first moved to the U.S. and lived in New York where he played in an orchestra, but he gave that up because his wife was so lonesome for her family.

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    • Sources 
      1. [S1167] Letter from Lorraine Phleger to Patrick Strabala.

      2. [S1168] Information provided by Jan Zajicek in July 2013.

      3. [S1267] Czech Church Records for Birth Death Marriage, Liblin 01, Page 150 of 309, Entry #1.
        Birth record for Joseph Cafourek in 1833. Actual image at: http://www.portafontium.eu/iipimage/30065085/liblin-01_1400-n?x=2&y=107&w=753&h=257


      4. [S1267] Czech Church Records for Birth Death Marriage, Liblin 15, Page 20 of 100, Entry #2.
        Marriage record for Josef Cafourek and Josephine Zajicek in 1865. Actual image at: http://www.portafontium.eu/iipimage/30065099/liblin-15_0200-o?x=-1&y=360&w=741&h=253


      5. [S1267] Czech Church Records for Birth Death Marriage, Liblin 16, Page 33 of 179, Entry #2.
        Birth record for Frantisek Safourek in 1865. Actual image at: http://www.portafontium.eu/iipimage/30065100/liblin-16_1560-r?x=-50&y=290&w=857&h=292


      6. [S1271] Leo Baca's Czech Immigration Passenger Lists.

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