John Ernest Kopiczh1,2,3,4

M, b. 29 August 1892, d. 16 June 1980
ChartsDennis Phelan Descendancy Indented Chart
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           John Ernest Kopiczh was born on 29 August 1892 at Waterbury, Connecticut..5,6,4
     Due to a need for men to serve during World War I, the United States instituted a draft. The first registration was for men between the ages of 21 and 31. As a result, this registration included men born between June 5, 1886 and June 5, 1896. John Ernest Kopiczh filled out a draft card on 5 June 1917 at Waterbury, Connecticut. He was of medium height, stout build and had blue eyes and brown hair.7 He resided in June 1917 at 827 Bank Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.2
     John Ernest Kopiczh married Sadie Synott, daughter of Augustin Aimé Francis Sinotte and Mary Ann Phelan, after 1924. John is single in 1924.8,9,10,1 John Ernest Kopiczh filled out a draft card in 1942 at Waterbury, Connecticut. The Fourth Registration, often referred to as the old man's registration, was conducted on 27 April 1942 and registered men who were born on or between 28 April 1877 and 16 February 1897-men who were between 45 and 64 years old-who were not already in the military..6 He and Sadie Synott resided in 1942 at 619 North Riverside Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.3
     John Ernest Kopiczh died on 16 June 1980 at Rocky Hill, Connecticut, at age 87 Rocky Hill has a veteran's hospital. Did he die there?.11,4 He was buried in June 1980 at Calvary Cemetery, Waterbury, Connecticut, next to his wife, Sadie.12

Family

Sadie Synott b. 10 Oct 1894, d. 20 Nov 1985

Citations

  1. [S95] Letter, Ada Fehrs to Taryn L. Phelan, 3 May 2002.
  2. [S161] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918", John Ernest Kopiczh, 5 June 1917; Roll 1561990.
  3. [S162] "WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1942", John Ernest Kopiczh; Roll WW2_2283347.
  4. [S157] CT Death Index, 1949-2012, John Ernest Kopiczh, State File Number 13121, 16 June 1980.
  5. [S161] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918", John Ernest Kopiczh, 5 June 1917.
  6. [S162] "WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1942", John Ernest Kopiczh, 1942; Roll WW2_2283347.
  7. [S161] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918", John Ernest Kopiczh, 1917.
  8. [S161] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918", John Ernest Kopiczh, 5 June 1917, shows him to be single; Roll 1561990.
  9. [S157] CT Death Index, 1949-2012, Sarah Kopiczh, State File Number 25419, 20 November 1985,shows her spouse's name as John.
  10. [S157] CT Death Index, 1949-2012, John Ernest Kopiczh, State FIle Number 13121, 16 June 1980,shows spouse to be Sadie.
  11. [S157] CT Death Index, 1949-2012, Sarah Kopiczh, State File Number 25419, 20 November 1985,shows Sadie as widowed.
  12. [S109] Personal knowledge.