Paul Rudnik came to the U.S. in May of 1857 and filed for certificate of Intent in Winona, May 11, 1860.
On the 1870 census Paul is farming in Trempealeau with his wife, Caroline, and his children except the oldest Anna who was already married to Andrew Losinski and the younger childern which were not yet born.
Rudnick Rudnix Paul 55 1815 Pruzsia
Rudnik RUDNIX PAUL 55 1815 M PRUS
Borszyzkowska Caroline 46 1824 "
Louis 14 1856 "
John 11 1859 "
Mary 8 1862 Wis
Frances 5 1865 Wis
Charley 3 1867 "
On the 1880 Census Place: Dodge, Trempealeau, Wisconsin Paul and Carolina were living with there son Louis.
Name Relation Marital Status Gender Race Age Birthplace Occupation Father's Birthplace Mother's Birthplace
Self M Male W 25 PRUSSIA Farmer PRUSSIA PRUSSIA
Wife M Female W 20 MN Keeping House PRUSSIA PRUSSIA
Father M Male W 68 PRUSSIA PRUSSIA PRUSSIA
Mother M Female W 58 PRUSSIA PRUSSIA PRUSSIA
Brother Male W 14 WI Laborer PRUSSIA PRUSSIA
The children of Paul Rudnik and Carolina Borszyzkowska are:
1. Anna Marianna Rudnik, born September 12, 1848 in Studnitz, Ugoszcz Parish, West Prussia; died March 12, 1925 in Dodge twp, Trempealeau co, WI. She married Andrew Losinski 1865 in Pine Creek, Trempealeau, Wisconsin; born November 1832 in Czapiewice, Bydgoszcz, Poland (Czapiewitz, Konitz, West Prussia); died 1911 in
2. Louis Rudnik, born August 07, 1855 in Oslaw Dombrowa, Ugoszcz Parish, Poland. He married Mary Pelowski October 23, 1877 in Trempealeau County, Wisconsin, WS; born 1861 in Minnesota.
3. John Rudnik, born January 26, 1858 in Oslaw Dombrowa, Ugoszcz Parish, Poland; died August 19, 1924 in Texas. He married Victoria Eichmann April 28, 1879 in Pine Creek, Trempealeau, Trempealeau County, Wisconsin ; born December 19, 1856 in Borowice', Lipusz Parish, Prussian Poland; died February 12, 1928 in Pine Creek, Trempealeau Co, WI.
4. Mary Rudnik, born 1862 in Dodge, Trempealeau co, WI; died January 1926 in Pine Creek, Trempealeau County, Wisconsin. She married Joseph Thomas Pellowski February 10, 1879 in Pine Creek, Trempealeau, Trempealeau County, Wisconsin ; born 1848 in Czapiewice, Bydgoszcz, Poland (Czapiewitz, Konitz, West Prussia); died 1929 in Filion, Huron co, MI.
5. Frances Rudnik, born 1865 in Wisconsin; died 1877.
6. Lawrence Rudnik, born Abt. 1866 in Wisconsin. He married Anne Blaszkowska February 01, 1892 in Pine Creek, Trempealeau, Trempealeau County, Wisconsin .
7. Charles Rudnik, born 1867 in Wisconsin.
Paul died 1881 in Dodge, Trempealeau co, WI.
Carolina died 1891 in Dodge, Trempealeau co, WI.