CHMIEL, John/Jan

Male Abt 1889 -


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  • Name CHMIEL, John/Jan 
    Born Abt 1889  Zarówka, Subcarpathian Voivodeship, Poland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    IMMIGRATION 18 Feb 1910  Ellis Island, New York, New York Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Arrived on the George Washington from Bremen, Germany,
      Manifest difficult to read.
      Jan appears on line 17. His brother Piotr on line 16
      Age: 21
      Occupation: farm laborer
      Can read and write
      Citizen of: Austria. Poland
      Last permanent residence: ¯arówka
      Name and address of friend/relative in country of origin: father, looks like Franciss Chmiel; ¯arówka, Radomysl, Galacia
      Final destination: New Bedford, MA
      Arrived with ticket to final destination.
      Paid for passage: self.
      Arrived with $25.
      Contact and address of destination: Appears to read brother-in-law Jan Gont, ?? Beetle Str., New Bedford, MA. Suspect the correct spelling is Gonet. There are several Gonet's in the 1910 census for New Bedford, MA. A John Gonet, is listed as married, born Austria, living at 443 Front St, New Bedford.
      Description: 5'-8?", fair complexion, brown hair, blue eyes.
      Place of birth: ¯arówka, Galicia; Poland today.
    Passenger list of George Washington arriving at New York (Ellis Island) 18 Feb 1910 from Bremen, Germany, page 0551.
    Passenger list of George Washington arriving at New York (Ellis Island) 18 Feb 1910 from Bremen, Germany, page 0551.
    Continues on page 0552.
    Piotr/Peter Chmiel listed on line 16.
    Jan/John Chmiel listed on line 17.
    Passenger list of George Washington arriving at New York (Ellis Island) 18 Feb 1910 from Bremen, Germany, page 0552.
    Passenger list of George Washington arriving at New York (Ellis Island) 18 Feb 1910 from Bremen, Germany, page 0552.
    Begins on page 0551.
    Piotr/Peter Chmiel listed on line 16.
    Jan/John Chmiel listed on line 17.
    CENSUS 28 Jan 1920  82 Davis Street, New Bedford, Bristol Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Immigrated 1910.
      Native language Polish.
      Occupation: Weaver, Cotton Mill.
    Census: 1920 U.S. - New Bedford Ward 1, Bristol Co., MA, Roll: T625_685; Page: 46B; Enumeration District: 115; Image: 421
    Census: 1920 U.S. - New Bedford Ward 1, Bristol Co., MA, Roll: T625_685; Page: 46B; Enumeration District: 115; Image: 421
    CENSUS 14 Apr 1930  7 E. Winsor St., Fairhaven, Bristol Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Married age 19.
      Immigrated 1910.
      Native language: Polish.
      Occupation: Weaver, Cloth Mill.
      Living next door to brother Peter's family.
    Census: 1930 U.S. - Fairhaven, Bristol Co., MA, Roll: 886; Page: 17A; Enumeration District: 186; Image: 1058.0
    Census: 1930 U.S. - Fairhaven, Bristol Co., MA, Roll: 886; Page: 17A; Enumeration District: 186; Image: 1058.0
    CENSUS 10 Apr 1940  141 E. Winsor St., Fairhaven, Bristol Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • John's brother Peter's family living next door
      Owns home; value $1200
      Highest grade of education: -- (no formal schooling?)
      Citizenship: al (alien, not naturalized)
      Residence 1 Apr 1935: same house
      At work last week of March: yes
      Number or hours worked last week of March: 40
      Duration of unemployment to March: 28 weeks
      Occupation: Weaver, Silk Cotton Mill
      Number of weeks worked in 1939: 24
      Income in 1939: $360
      Income other than wages: no
    Census: 1940 U.S. - Fairhaven, Bristol Co., MA; Roll: T627_1572; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 3-48
    Census: 1940 U.S. - Fairhaven, Bristol Co., MA; Roll: T627_1572; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 3-48
    Person ID I1448  Main
    Last Modified 9 Oct 2015 

    Father CHMIEL,   b. Poland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F451  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family KURGAN, Marjanna/Mary,   b. Abt 1891, Dabrowiez, Poland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. CHMIEL, Eugene Jan,   b. 26 Feb 1912, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1978, New Bedford, Bristol Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     2. CHMIEL, Frank,   b. Abt 1915, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. CHMIEL, Stella,   b. Jan 1917, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. CHMIEL, Helen,   b. 3 Sep 1920, Fairhaven, Bristol Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. CHMIEL, Stephan/Stephen,   b. 5 Jul 1923, Fairhaven, Bristol Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +6. CHMIEL, Louis Joseph,   b. 22 Nov 1927, Fairhaven, Bristol Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 2009, Mattapoisett, Plymouth Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    Last Modified 9 Oct 2015 10:41:20 
    Family ID F447  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsIMMIGRATION - 18 Feb 1910 - Ellis Island, New York, New York Co., NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCENSUS - 28 Jan 1920 - 82 Davis Street, New Bedford, Bristol Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCENSUS - 14 Apr 1930 - 7 E. Winsor St., Fairhaven, Bristol Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCENSUS - 10 Apr 1940 - 141 E. Winsor St., Fairhaven, Bristol Co., MA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S301] Passenger lists of vessels arriving at New York (Ellis Island), (The Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation, Inc. (www.ellisisland.org)), George Washington, 18 Feb 1910, p. 0551 and 0552, line 17 (Reliability: 3), 18 Feb 1910.

    2. [S297] Census: 1920 U.S. - New Bedford, Bristol Co., MA, (Ancestry.com), Roll: T625_685; Page: 46B; Enumeration District: 115; Image: 421 (Reliability: 3), 28 Jan 1920.

    3. [S298] Census: 1930 U.S. - Fairhaven, Bristol Co., MA, (Ancestry.com), Roll: 886; Page: 17A; Enumeration District: 186; Image: 1058.0 (Reliability: 3), 14 Apr 1930.

    4. [S354] Census: 1940 U.S. - Fairhaven, Bristol Co., MA , (Ancestry.com), Roll: T627_1572; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 3-48 (Reliability: 2), 10 Apr 1940.