My Paternal Moravian Great Granduncle, Robert Albert Mazac, Sr.

[first arrow in back row is my Grandmother], Bessie Annie Mazac, [second arrow in back is my Great Grandfather], Jan “John” Mazac, and [third arrow and sitting in chair is my Great Grandmother], Annie Marie “Mary” (Dudika) Mazac in Granger, Williamson County, Texas, c. 1905. Emigrated from Vsetine, Moravia in June 1892, and arrived August 1892 on Ellis Island, New York, and went by ship to Galveston, Galveston County, Texas. They were hardworking farmers who settled in the Granger, Corn Hill, and Taylor, Texas areas of Williamson County. courtesy of the “1995 Mazac Reunion Book” held by Sally Frederick Tudor, Houston, Harris, Texas
Birth:  Mar. 20, 1890, Usti, Vsetine, Moravia
Death:  Feb. 24, 1983
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA

Name:Robert Mazek
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Spouse’s Name:Sophia Pavelka
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Event Date:22 May 1911
Event Place:Williamson County, Texas
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Marital Status:Unknown
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number:M00021-0
System Origin:Texas-VR
GS Film number:1007905
Reference ID:2:3X5L1RX
Citing this Record
“Texas, Marriages, 1837-1973,” index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FXSY-YQS : accessed 03 Apr 2013), Robert Mazek and Sophia Pavelka, 22 May 1911.

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Emigrated from Moravia in November 1891. LEO BACA’S BOOK ON CZECH IMMIGRATION: MARIE MAZAC, AGE 29, ARRIVED ON JAN. 19, 1892 IN NEW YORK ON THE SHIP EIDER FROM MORAVIA, WITH ROZALIE AGE 8, ROBERT AGE 2, AND JOSEF AGE 1/2 [6 MONTHS] BOUND FOR TEXAS. IMMIGRATION PAPERS SHOW MAZAC, MARIE, DCERA TOMASE DUDIKA, DOMKARE V MALE BYSTRICI A JEHO MANZELKY EVY CHLEVESTANOVE.

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Ellis Island, New York, New York, United States

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Ellis Island, New York, New York, United States

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 Parents:
  Jan Mazac (1863 – 1931)
  Annie Marie Dudika Mazac (1862 – 1939)
 
 Spouse:
  Sophie Pavelka Mazac (1891 – 1965)
Married: 22 May 1911 in Granger, Williamson, Texas

 Children:
  Mary Mazac (1923 – 1923)
  Adolph Mazac (1926 – 1988)
 
 Siblings:
  Rozalie Mazac Havelka (1881 – 1949)
  Albert Adolph Mazac (1884 – 1963)
  Anton Mazac (1885 – 1887)
  Andrew Mazac (1886 – 1888)
  Joe #1 Mazac (1887 – 1888)
  Steve Mazac (1888 – 1888)
  Johnny Mazac (1889 – 1889)
  Joseph Frank Mazac (1891 – 1959)
 Johnny #2 Mazac (1893 – 1898)
  Marie Mazac Motloch (1894 – 1968)
  Elizabeth Annie Mazac Frederick (1895 – 1977)
  Eva Christine Mazac McCord (1896 – 1975)
  Emma Rosa Mazac Strmiska (1896 – 1985)
  Effie Mazac Hurta (1898 – 1979)
  John Jerry Mazac (1899 – 1966)
  Alberta Bertha Mazac Foyt (1900 – 1987)
  Olga Angeline Mazac Kovar (1901 – 1971)
  Frank Joseph Mazac (1902 – 1990)
  Vlasta Mary Mazac Konecny (1904 – 1999)

 
Burial:
Saint Rose of Lima Cemetery
Schulenburg
Fayette County
Texas, USA
Created by: Skip Farrow
Record added: Jan 28, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 124296651

 

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