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William KOBUS

Male 1887 - 1960  (73 years)



  • Name William KOBUS 
    Born 30 Sep 1887  114 Darwin Street Prospect Hill, West Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 2 Aug 1891  St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Burlington, Des Moines, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Baptism, KOBUS, Edward
    Baptism of KOBUS, William
    Census 1905  100 Cleveland St., Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Members of household reported were:
      Rosana Kobus
      Ida Kobus
      William Kobus
      Frances Kobus
      John L. Kobus
    1905 Iowa State census, Des Moines County, Burlington [KOBUS, John]
    1905 Iowa State census, Des Moines County, Burlington [KOBUS, John]
    Census 1915  100 Cleveland St., Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Age: 27y 
    • William was recorded as single, could read and write, and lived in Iowa for 27 years. He had 8 years of grammar school. He was a laborer and earned $500 in 1914. His reported birthplace was Iowa, and Germany was the reported birthplace of both his father and mother. His church affiliation was Catholic.
    1915 Iowa State census, Des Moines County, Burlington [KOBUS, Wm]
    1915 Iowa State census, Des Moines County, Burlington [KOBUS, Wm]
    FindAGrave
    Buried Nov 1960  Aspen Grove Cemetery, Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 3 Nov 1960  , Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I5555  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Kult Branch
    Last Modified 21 Aug 2014 

    Father John L. KOBUS,   b. 17 Mar 1848, , Wiskitno, Wierzchucin (Königlich), Posen, Preußen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1907, , Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Mother Frances MARCZINKOWSKY,   b. 26 Oct 1853, , Enusicht?, Pollen?, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1928, 4914 Crystal St. Ward 37, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 22 Nov 1875  St. Mary's Help of Christians Roman Catholic Church, Chester, Randolph County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Church Marriage Register of John KOBUS and Frances MARCZANIKOWSKI
    Church Marriage Register of John KOBUS and Frances MARCZANIKOWSKI
    Marriage Record for KOPUS, John and ROSKI, Frances M.
    Marriage Record for KOPUS, John and ROSKI, Frances M.
    Photos
    Family of KOBUS, John L
    Family of KOBUS, John L
    Family ID F1979  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Edna Evelyn LEIPART,   b. 10 Sep 1896, , Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1923, , Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years) 
    Married 15 Dec 1915  , Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Horace William KOBUS,   b. 13 Mar 1916, , Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1985, , Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    +2. John Joseph KOBUS,   b. 15 Jun 1917, , Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1998, , Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     3. Dorothy Lucile KOBUS,   b. 28 May 1918, , Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1965, , Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
     4. Melva Evelyn KOBUS,   b. 25 May 1919, , Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1919, , Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     5. Arthur Harold KOBUS,   b. 2 Mar 1922, , Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1984, St. Francis Hospital, Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     6. Alice KOBUS,   b. 28 May 1923, , Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1923, , Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2010 
    Family ID F1991  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Edith Faye SMITH,   b. 15 Jun 1888, , Memphis, Scotland County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1977, , San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 1937  [1
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2010 
    Family ID F1998  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Sep 1887 - 114 Darwin Street Prospect Hill, West Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1905 - 100 Cleveland St., Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 27y - 1915 - 100 Cleveland St., Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Dec 1915 - , Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Nov 1960 - Aspen Grove Cemetery, Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Nov 1960 - , Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Family of KOBUS, John L
    Family of KOBUS, John L

  • CiteRef for this page  Kathy Kult, KKs Family History (http://kks-fam.net/getperson.php?personID=I5555&tree=1: accessed 19 November 2018), "William KOBUS".

  • Sources

    (Reliability ratings:
      0=Unreliable   1=Questionable   2=Secondary   3=Primary) 
    1. [S946] Jeanne & Dean Kobus, Descendants of John L. Kobus, compiled 18 Mar 2010; supplied by Jeanne Kobus, San Antonio, Texas, 2010, (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S950] St. John the Baptist Catholic Church (Burlington, Iowa), Church records, 1855-1946; Baptisms, p. 11, #41, William Kobus baptism (1887); FHL microfilm 956,366, items 2-5, (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S1032] 1905 Iowa State census, Des Moines County, Burlington, lines 371-375, John Kobus household; digital image 366 of 429, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 8 March 2010); citing Iowa State Census collection, roll IA_84, (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S1034] 1915 Iowa State census, Des Moines County, Burlington, 7th Ward, Card# A833, Wm Kobus; digital image 8164 of 21101, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 8 March 2010); citing Iowa State Census collection, roll IA1915_142, (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S945] Illinois, Diocese of Belleville, "Catholic Parish Records 1729-1956", Randolph County, Chester, St. Mary, "1874-1913 Marriages," Image 7 (of 54), page 8 (penned), entry for John "Kopus" and Frances "Marzinkowsky"; digital image, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org : accessed 18 Mar 2010). (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S965] Randolph County, Illinois, Marriages 1873-1876, No. 221A (22 Nov 1875), Kopus-Marczanikowski; Randolph County Clerk's Office, Chester, Illinois, (Reliability: 3).