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Mike KOBUS

Male 1888 - 1971  (82 years)



  • Name Mike KOBUS 
    Born 21 Dec 1888  3001 Farrel Street (6th Ward), Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • Name: Mike Kobus
      Birth date: 21 Dec 1888
      Birthplace: Chicago, Cook, Illinois
      Gender: Male
      Race or color (expanded):
      Father's name: Jacob Kobus
      Father's birthplace: Germany
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      Mother's name: Mima Kenry
      Mother's birthplace: Germany
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      Film number: 1287882
      Digital GS number: 4031035
      Image number: 1624
      Reference number: 1031
      Collection: Illinois, Cook County Birth Certificates 1878-1922
    • Delivered by Mrs. Pehrmar, midwife
    Birth Certificate for KOBUS, Mike
    Birth Certificate for KOBUS, Mike
    Gender Male 
    1900 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1900  , Bolo, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Age: 11y 
    • He was recorded as being the son of Jacob Kobus, and was 11 years old at the time of this census. His birthdate was recorded as December 1888. It was reported that he could not read, write, nor speak English. Illinois was his reported birthplace; Pennsylvania was the reported birthplace of his father, and Illinois was the reported birthplace of his mother.
    1900 U.S. census, Illinois, Washington County, Bolo [KULT, Leonard Jr]
    1900 U.S. census, Illinois, Washington County, Bolo [KULT, Leonard Jr]
    1910 U.S. Census 15 Apr 1910  , Bolo, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Age: 21y 
    • He was recorded as being the son of Jacob Kobus, and was 21 years old at the time of this census. He could read and write, however he did not speak, as it was reported that he was deaf and [mute]. Illinois was his reported birthplace; Pennsylvania was the reported birthplace of his father, and Illinois was the reported birthplace of his mother.
    1910 U.S. census, Illinois, Washington County, Bolo [HOCHSCHULTZ, August & KUCHARSKI, Mike]
    1910 U.S. census, Illinois, Washington County, Bolo [HOCHSCHULTZ, August & KUCHARSKI, Mike]
    1920 U.S. Census 1 Jan 1920  , Nashville, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Age: 26y 
    • He was recorded as being the son of Jacob Kobus, and was 26 years old at the time of this census. It was reported that he could not read nor write; he was also reported a mute. Illinois was his reported birthplace; it was also the reported birthplace of both his father and mother.
    1920 U.S. census, Illinois, Washington County, Nashville [KOBUS, Jacob]
    1920 U.S. census, Illinois, Washington County, Nashville [KOBUS, Jacob]
    Died 25 Nov 1971  , Nashville, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 27 Nov 1971  St. Ann Catholic Church and Altar Sodality, Nashville, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • geolocation of gravestone: 38.34249, -89.364968
    Gravestone for KOBUS, Mike
    Gravestone for KOBUS, Mike
    Transcription:
    MIKE KOBUS
    DEC. 22
    1888
    NOV. 25
    1971
    Photographed by Kathy Kult on 26 March 2010
    Person ID I5510  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree
    Last Modified 25 Jul 2016 

    Father Jacob KOBUS,   b. 23 May 1864, , Mount Carmel, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1943, , Nashville, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Minnie HENRY\KENRY,   b. Jan 1869, , , Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1908, , Bolo, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 39 years) 
    Married 12 Sep 1886  , , Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 7
    • Mary Kult [I3950] was a witness to this marriage
    Marriage Register of KOBUS, Jacob and HENRY, Minnie
    Marriage Register of KOBUS, Jacob and HENRY, Minnie
    Family ID F1960  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Dec 1888 - 3001 Farrel Street (6th Ward), Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1900 U.S. Census - Age: 11y - 1 Jun 1900 - , Bolo, Washington County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1910 U.S. Census - Age: 21y - 15 Apr 1910 - , Bolo, Washington County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1920 U.S. Census - Age: 26y - 1 Jan 1920 - , Nashville, Washington County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Nov 1971 - , Nashville, Washington County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 27 Nov 1971 - St. Ann Catholic Church and Altar Sodality, Nashville, Washington County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • CiteRef for this page  Kathy Kult, KKs Family History (http://kks-fam.net/getperson.php?personID=I5510&tree=1: accessed 16 November 2018), "Mike KOBUS".

  • Sources

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    1. [S925] Cook County, Illinois, "Cook County Birth Certificates, 1878-1922", database with images, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html: accessed 30 August 2009), entry for birth certificate 1031 (written), Mike Kobus, 21 December 1888. (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S922] 1900 U.S. census, Washington County, Illinois, population schedule, Bolo township, enumeration district (ED) 132, sheet 1-B, dwelling 16, family 16, Jacob Kobus household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 29 August 2009); citing National Archives microfilm publication T623, roll 349, (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S922] 1900 U.S. census, Washington County, Illinois, population schedule, Bolo township, enumeration district (ED) 132, sheet 1-B, dwelling 16, family 16, Jacob Kobus household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 29 August 2009); citing National Archives microfilm publication T623, roll 349, (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S923] 1910 U.S. census, Washington County, Illinois, population schedule, Bolo Township, p. 119 (stamped), enumeration district (ED) 166, sheet 3-B, dwelling 58, family 55, Jacob Kobus household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 29 August 2009); citing National Archives microfilm publication T624, roll 328, (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S924] 1920 U.S. census, Washington County, Illinois, population schedule, City of Nashville, p. 211 (stamped), enumeration district (ED) 225, sheet 5-A, Mill Street, dwelling 113, family 113, Jacob Kobus household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 28 August 2009); citing National Archives microfilm publication T625, roll 412, (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S540] St. Ann Cemetery (Nashville, Washington County, Illinois; LAT/LON N38.342707°, W-89.365150°; St. Ann Cemetery is located approx. .5 mi. east of Nashville, Illinois on Rt. 15).

    7. [S1042] Washington County, Illinois, "Marriage Register", Book D, p. 115, no. 114 (12 Sept 1886); Kobus-Henry; Washington County Clerk's Office, Nashville, Illinois, (Reliability: 3).