Our Straka family
Small numbers by a name refer to personal number in listing eg MARY 2 STRAKA ~ see 2
~ ~ ~ PAUL STRAKA was born
on 5 January 1830 in Honositz 21,
Paul married MARIA BOTELSAK on 9 June 1864 at St
Patricks Cathedral in
> Refer to the BOTELSAK family for more information about the family of Maria.
Children of PAUL STRAKA and MARIA BOTELSAK were:
MARY 2 STRAKA, born 1865.
MAGDALENA JOSEPHINA 3 STRAKA, born 1871 (BDM1871/15893)
PAUL STRAKA, born 1868; died 27 June 1953 aged 84 years (BDM1963/19721).
CHARLES ALBERT 4 STRAKA, born 10 February 1870.
JOHN 5 STRAKA, born 1870.
JOSEPH 6 STRAKA, born 1872 (BDM1872/16494)
ANNA 7 STRAKA, born 1879 (BDM1879/4155)
Paul died on 23 August 1895 and Maria on 15 February 1927. They were both buried at Puhoi Public Cemetery (Row 10 Plot 204 & 205)
~ ~ ~ MARY (PAUL) STRAKA was born in
Children of MARY STRAKA and JOHN KRIPPNER included:
o CHARLES JAMES KRIPPNER, died aged nine days on 14 September 1890 (BDM1890/3274)
MICHAEL KRIPPNER, born 1891 (BDM1891/13402).
married GRACE RUTH HILL in 1927. Grace died on 25 November 1965 and Arthur died
on 24 November 1969. They were both buried at
o JOHN PERCY KRIPPNER, born 1893 (BDM1893/2547)
o CHARLES JAMES KRIPPNER, born June 1894 and died aged nine days (BDM1890/3274)
o EDWARD JOSEPH KRIPPER, born 1896. Edward married AGNES SADIE KARL in 1929 (BDM1929/2480)
o FRANK AUGUSTINE KRIPPNER, born 1898 (BDM1898/14151)
o CECILIA ANNA KRIPPNER, born 1900. Cecilia married FRANCIS JOSEPH KARL in 1929 (BDM1929/2559)
o GEORGE LAWRENCE KRIPPNER, born 1902. George married ANNIE WECH in 1928 (BDM1928/4363)
o MARGARET MARY BARBARA KRIPPNER, born 1905 (BDM1905/17632)
o WILLIAM PAUL KRIPPNER, born 1907. William married 1930 (BDM1830/10440).
Paul died on 23 September 1927 aged 71 years (BDM1927/6756). Mary died on 21
November 1944 in Ohaupo,
3. ~ ~ ~ MAGDALENA JOSEPHINA (PAUL) STRAKA was born in
> Refer to the SCHEDEWY family for more information about the family of Martin.
o MARY SCHEDEWY, born 17 April 1901; died as an infant.
JOSEPH SCHEDEWY, born 28 July 1903 (BDM1903/2468). Joseph married AMELIA GERTRUDE SCHOLLUM in 1933..
Amelia was born in 1911; died 23 April 1985. Joseph died on 29 March 1985. They
were both buried at
WILLIAM ANTON SCHEDEWY, born 26 February 1905. William married WINNIFRED
MARGARET PAUL. Winnifred was born in 1899 and died 5 February 1981. William
died on 5 September 1966 (BDM1966/35619). They were both buried at
4. ~ ~ ~ CHARLES
ALBERT (PAUL) STRAKA, born 10 February 1870 in Puhoi,
> Refer to the REMIGER family for more information about the family of Theresia.
Children of CHARLES STRAKA and TERESIA REMIGER included:
MARY STRAKA, born 14 December 1899 (BDM 1899/9002) and died as an infant.
ANNA THERESIA STRAKA, born 29 July 1901 (BDM1901/1132). Anna married JOSEPH VICTOR SCHISCHKA in 1928.
CHARLES ALBERT STRAKA, born 11 April 1903 (BDM1903/18817); died 14 May 1962.
ROSIE THERESA STRAKA, born 11 June 1905 (BDM1905/2465)
JOSEPH BENEDICT STRAKA, born 17 February 1907 (BDM1907/2358). Joseph married ISOBEL TITFORD.
LEO PAUL STRAKA, born 26 July 1908 (BDM1908/12392). Leo married NORMA MARGARET MAULDER in 1936.
DAVID STEPHEN STRAKA, born 26 December 1909 (BDM1910/9982)
LAWRENCE THOMAS STRAKA, born 11 September 1911 (BDM1911/15197.
Charles died on 25 August 1948 (BDM1948/28583), and Theresia died on 23 March 1972.
5. ~ ~ ~ JOHN
(PAUL) STRAKA, born about 1871 in Puhoi,
> Refer to
the PLESCHER family for more information about the family of
Children of JOHN STRAKA and ROSA PLESCHER included:
AGNES ROSE STRAKA, born 17 October 1892 (BDM 1892/16693). Agnes married
CHARLES BECHER in 1928. She died on 7 April 1963 and was buried at
HENRY STRAKA, born 18 June 1894; died 10 August 1894 (BDM1894/562)
MARY STRAKA, born 25 August 1895 (BDM1895/9247)
ROSA STRAKA, born 5 December 1897 (BDM1898/2044)
FRANCIS JOHN STRAKA, born 9 March 1900 (BDM1900/8934)
JOSEPH HERMAN STRAKA, born 6 May 1902 (BDM1902/6927); died 21 June 2000.
ANNIE DOROTHY STRAKA, born 20 January 1905 (BDM1905/8238). Annie married ALLEN WILLIAM SHANKS in 1927.
ELSIE JOSPEHINE STRAKA, born 23 December 1906 (BDM1906/3767)
MARJORIE STRAKA, born 1911; died 1971.
IRENE MARION STRAKA, born 1913 (BDM1914/22037); died 1993.
6. ~ ~ ~ JOSEPH (PAUL) STRAKA, born 1872, was the forth son of PAUL STRAKA and MARIA
BOTELSAK. Joseph married DORATHEA SCHEDEWY on 4 February 1902 (BDM1902/2242).
was born in 1880 in Puhoi,
> Refer to the SCHEDEWY family for more information about the family of Dorathea.
Children of JOSEPH STRAKA and DORATHEA SCHEDEWY included:
JOHN MARTIN STRAKA, born 1903 (BDM1903/10444). John married MARGARET GWENDOLINE SCHOLLUM in 1933 (BDM1933/8623). Margaret was born in 1912 and was the daughter of
WILLIAM JOHN SCHOLLUM and MARY WENZLICK.
John died on 21 May 1974, and Margaret on 8 July 1980. They were both
DOROTHY MARGARET STRAKA, born 1904 (BDM1904/13040). Dorothy married REGINALD DAVID LEWIS in 1928 (BDM1928/4365).
KATHLEEN FLORENCE STRAKA, born 1907 (BDM1907/2356). Kathleen married WILLIAM OSWALD SCHOLLUM in 1935 (BDM1935/2082). William was born in 1908 and was the son of WILLIAM JOHN SCHOLLUM and MARY WENZLICK.
RAYMOND JOSEPH STRAKA, born 1908 (BDM1908/19392). Raymond died on 16 February 1971 and was buried at
EVALINE MARY STRAKA, born 1910 at Puhoi (BDM1910/19481). Evaline married HAROLD WALKDER.
BERNARD ANTON STRAKA, born 1914 (BDM1914/16603).
Joseph died on 3 August 1963 and Dorathea died on 2 April 1954.
7. ~ ~ ~ ANNA (PAUL) STRAKA was born in 1879 and was the youngest daughter of PAUL STRAKA and MARIA BOTELSAK. Anna married WENZL LAMBERT on 8 January 1901 (BDM1901/5586). Wenzl was born in 1872 in Puhoi and was the son of WILLIAM LAMBERT and MARIA SCHISCHKA.
Children of ANNA STRAKA and WENZL LAMBERT included:
o MARY SCHEDEWY, born 17 April 1901; died as an infant.
MARY LAMBERT, born 1901 (BDM1901/11013). Mary married ALFRED CHARLES BECHER in 1927 (BDM1927/6255). Mary died on 31 July
1972, and Alfred on 1 January 1976.. They were both buried at
JOHN LAMBERT, born 1904 (BDM1904/15267). John died on 13 October 1967 and was buried at
WENZL JOSEPH (BILL) LAMBERT, born 1905 (BDM1905/2472). Bill died on 7 August 1985 and was
o ROSE LAMBERT, born 1907 (BDM1907/6522)
o JOSEPH LAMBERT, born 1910 (BDM1910/19479)
o JAMES LAMBERT, born 1912 (BDM1912/6031)
FREDERICK LAMBERT, born 1914 (BDM1914/9900).
o BENEDICT LAMBERT, born 1915 (BDM1915/22855)
Wenzl died on 12 January 1927 aged 55 years, and Anna on
13 January 1942. They were both buried at
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keeping with genealogy protocol I have not included information about later
generations which may include living persons.
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