Saturday, April 21, 2012

John Walinski

John Walinski was born on 24 Mar 1823 in Poland. According to some records his parents may be Paul and Catherine Walinski.

John was married to Julianna Galewska in Koscierzyna in 1857.  Julia Galewski was the daughter of John Galewski and was born between Mar 1831-1833 in Poland.  Julianna may be related to the other Galewski who came to Winona.

Parish / Registry office
Year
Groom Forename
Groom Surname
Bride Forename
Bride Surname
1857
Johann
Waliński
Julianna
Gulewska

I was able to locate one of the three children listed as born in Poland.

Parish / Registry office
Year
Child Forename
Fathers Forename
Fathers Surname
Mothers Forename
Mothers Surname
1858
Frantz
Johann
Waliński
Julianna
Galewska

The family immigrated to the United States in about 1859 and in 1860 the family was living in Winona next to Frank (Runsavage) Rzenszewicz and his wife Mary Walinski.

1860 Census Winona

VELANSKIE
JOHN
26
1834
M
W
GERM
MN
WINONA
WINONA
1860
Julia
26
1834
Do
Joseph
8
1852
Do
Lewis
2
1858
Do
Frank
1
1859
Do


In about 1861 both the Walinski and Rzenszewicz families moved to Trempealeau County, Wisconsin and where living next to each other.

1870 Census Trempealeau

WILLENSKI
JOHN
47
1823
M
W
PRUS
Julia
37
1833
"
Joseph
18
1852
"
Frank
11
1859
"
Anton
9
1861
Wis
August
5
1865
"
Fredricka
3
1867
"
John
3/12
1870
"

In 1880 they were living in Dodge, Wisconsin with many of the orginal Pine Creek founders. 

 Dodge, Trempealeau, Wisconsin 1880

Name
Relation
Marital Status
Gender
Race
Age
Birthplace
Occupation
Father's Birthplace
Mother's Birthplace
Self
M
Male
W
56
PRUSSIA
Farmer
PRUSSIA
PRUSSIA
Wife
M
Female
W
44
PRUSSIA
Keeping House
PRUSSIA
PRUSSIA
Son
S
Male
W
19
PRUSSIA
Laborer
PRUSSIA
PRUSSIA
Son
S
Male
W
17
MN
Laborer
PRUSSIA
PRUSSIA
Son
S
Male
W
15
WI
At School
PRUSSIA
PRUSSIA
Dau
S
Female
W
13
WI
At School
PRUSSIA
PRUSSIA
Son
S
Male
W
10
WI
At School
PRUSSIA
PRUSSIA
Dau
S
Female
W
7
WI
PRUSSIA
PRUSSIA

John Walinski and Julia Galewski were married in 1857 in Koscierzyna, Pomorskie, Poland. They had the following children:
1.     Joseph Valinski was born in Sep 1852 in Poland. He married Victoria Kaldunski on 20 Nov 1876 in Pine Creek, Trempealeau, Wisconsin, USA.

2.      Lewis Valinski was born in 1858 in Poland.

3.     Frank Walenski was born in 1858 in Koscierzyna, Pomorskie, Poland. He died in 1936 in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota.

4.     Anton Walenski was born between May 1861-1863 in Pine Creek, Trempealeau, Wisconsin, USA. He married Elizabeth Narloch on 18 Jan 1892 in St. Stanislaus Cemetery, Warsaw, Walsh, North Dakota. He died on 20 Nov 1937. Elizabeth Narloch was the daughter of Franciszek Narloch and Maryanna Wajski was born on 14 Jun 1874 in Dodge, Trempealeau, Wisconsin, USA. She died on 04 Aug 1942.

5.     August Walenski was born in 1865 in Winona, Winona, Minnesota, USA. He died in Oct 1918 in Winona, Winona, Minnesota, USA.

6.     Franciska Valinski was born in 1867.

7.     Fredricka Walenski was born in 1867.

8.     John Valinski[1] was born in 1868 in Dodge, Trempealeau, Wisconsin, USA[1]. He died in 1916.

9.     Jon Walenski was born in Feb 1870.

10.  Anna Stacia Valinski was born in 1873.

John Walinski died on 07 Nov 1907 in Winona, Winona, Minnesota, USA.

Julianna died on 11 May 1908 in Winona, Winona, Minnesota, USA.

2 comments:

Дж. Хьюз said...

Good to see you're still digging around in the Pine Creek records, Larry! I've been spending a lot of time there lately myself, and would love to swap notes with you sometime.

Larry Reski said...

Jozef, Please take a look at my profile and email me directly at that account and we can share information.