Sophia Valeria Bielinski

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Sophia Valeria Bielinski (Zukowski)

Birthplace: Vilnius or Vilnia, at the time it was in Poland
Death: Died in Chicago, IL, USA
Cause of death: Complications from Diabetes
Place of Burial: Chicago, IL, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Florian Zukowski and Josephine (Velovich) Zukowski
Wife of Konstanty Bielinski
Mother of Renetta (Irene) Beacham and Wanda Sophia Mazola
Sister of Bernice Zukowski; Helen Zukowski and Walter Zukowski

Occupation: Homemaker
Managed by: Private User
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About Sophia Valeria Bielinski

Sophia and her husband, Konstanty were born in Vilnius and at the time it was part of Poland not Lithuania. They were 12 years apart in age and didn't know each other in Europe. When Konstanty, at 17 years old, came to Chicago, Sophia's Mother & Father, Josephine & Florian Zukowski befriended him because he was from the same town they were from. He used to bring Sophia candy and ice cream cones when she was a little girl. He didn't see the family for several years and then met them at a Polish Dance Hall on 18th St. and Ashland Ave. in Chicago. He said when he saw Sophia at 16 yrs. old he knew he wanted to make her his wife. They married 3 mos. before she turned 17 yrs. old on August 4, 1903.

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Sophia Valeria Bielinski's Timeline

November 19, 1886
at the time it was in Poland

Sophia was born in Poland in Vilnia (or Vilnius) which is now part of Lithuania but in 1886 was part of Poland. She was born on November 19, 1886.

January 18, 1905
Age 18
Chicago, IL, USA
November 19, 1907
Age 21
Chicago, IL, USA
March 24, 1972
Age 85
Chicago, IL, USA
Chicago, IL, USA