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The Family of John Macala

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First Generation

1. John Macala, son of unrecorded parents ( ) and not known to the author, was born year unknown. He was married year unknown to Katherine Cebula, born year unknown.

Came to Uniontown, Pennsylvania, from Porac, Slovakia and worked in the mines. Didn't like work in the mine and moved to the Youngstown, Ohio, area.

Children:

  • i. Michael Macala ( 2 ) Born 16 November 1880. Died 16 July 1960.
  • ii. Andrew Macala ( 3 )
  • iii. Peter Macala ( 4 )
  • iv. Anna or Mary Macala ( 5 )
  • Second Generation

    2. Michael Macala, son of John Macala ( 1 ) and Katherine Cebula, was born Tuesday 16 November 1880 in Porac, Slovakia. He died Saturday 16 July 1960 in Struthers, Ohio. He was 79 years old at his death. He was married 1905 to Mary Labuda, born year unknown. Mary Labuda died year unknown.

    Michael lived at 75 Highland Avenue in Struthers, Ohio, and worked for the Pennsylvania and Lake Erie Railroad in 1941.

    From the Youngstown Vindicator, July 17, 1960 issue:

    Struthers - July 16 - Michael Macala, 79, of 75 Highland Avenue died of a liver ailment at 12:40 p.m. today at his residence.

    Mr. Macala was born Nov. 16, 1880 in Porec Spiska, Slovakia, a son of John and Katherine Cebula Macala and came to Struthers in 1902 from Europe. He had been employeed by the Pittsburgh and Lake Erie Railroad 30 years until he retired 14 years ago. He was a member of Holy Trinity Church and the Greek Catholic Union Branch 272.

    Besides his wife, the former Mary Labuda whom he married in 1905, he leaves seven daughters, Sister M. Venantia V.S.C. of Pittsburgh, a former teacher at Saint Mathias School; Mrs. Veronica Sakacs of Struthers; Mrs. Rita Balah and Miss Ann at home; Mrs. Margaret Foley and Mrs. Agnes Palmer of Youngstown and Mrs. Irene Kinney of Detroit; three sons, John and Stephen of Struthers and Jerome of Euclid; a brother, Andrew of Campbell, and 17 grandchildren.

    Funeral services will be held at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Kirila Funeral Home and 10:00 a.m. in the church. Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday and 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

    Children:

  • i. Irene C. Macala ( 6 ) Born 12 February 1922.
  • ii. John M. Macala ( 7 ) Born 30 December 1913. Died 26 December 1994.
  • iii. Stephen Macala ( 8 )
  • iv. Jerome Macala ( 9 )
  • v. Anna Macala ( 10 )
  • vi. Margaret Macala ( 11 )
  • vii. Agnes Macala ( 12 )
  • viii. Rita Macala ( 13 )
  • ix. Helen Macala ( 14 ) Born __ ___ ____. Died __ ___ ____.
  • x. Veronica Macala ( 15 )
  • xi. Lawrence Macala ( 16 ) Born __ ___ ____. Died __ ___ ____.
  • 3. Andrew Macala, son of John Macala ( 1 ) and Katherine Cebula, was born year unknown in Porac, Slovakia. He is living in Campbell, Ohio. He was married year unknown to Mary (Unknown), born year unknown.

    Listed as living at 146 Jefferson Street, East Youngstown (Campbell), Ohio, in the 1922 Slovak League Census.

    He is also listed at 146 Jefferson in the 1941 city directory and shown as working at the Youngstown Sheet and Tube Company.

    Children:

  • i. George Macala ( 17 )
  • ii. Andrew Macala Jr. ( 18 )
  • iii. Anthony Macala ( 19 )
  • 4. Peter Macala, son of John Macala ( 1 ) and Katherine Cebula, was born year unknown in Porac, Slovakia. He is living in Campbell. Ohio. He was married year unknown to (Unknown), born year unknown.

    Children:

  • i. Michael Macala ( 20 )
  • 5. Anna or Mary Macala, daughter of John Macala ( 1 ) and Katherine Cebula, was born year unknown.

    Third Generation

    6. Irene C. Macala, daughter of Michael Macala ( 2 ) and Mary Labuda, was born Sunday 12 February 1922 in Struthers, Mahoning Co., Ohio. She is living in Redford Township, Michigan. She was married Saturday 02 August 1941 to John Kinney, born year unknown.

    Children:

  • i. John Kinney ( 21 )
  • ii. Patrick Kinney ( 22 )
  • iii. Lynn Kinney ( 23 )
  • iv. Susan Kinney ( 24 )
  • 7. John M. Macala, son of Michael Macala ( 2 ) and Mary Labuda, was born Tuesday 30 December 1913 in Struthers, Mahoning Co., Ohio. He died Monday 26 December 1994 in Youngstown, Mahoning Co., OH. He was 80 years old at his death. He was married Saturday 27 January 1940 to Margaret Zelinsky, born ___ year unknown.

    Children:

  • i. Barbara Macala ( 25 ) Born __ ___ ____.
  • 8. Stephen Macala, son of Michael Macala ( 2 ) and Mary Labuda, was born year unknown. He is living in Struthers, Ohio.

    Stephen worked at the Olenick Dairy in 1941.

    9. Jerome Macala, son of Michael Macala ( 2 ) and Mary Labuda, was born year unknown. He is living in Euclid, Ohio.

    10. Anna Macala, daughter of Michael Macala ( 2 ) and Mary Labuda, was born year unknown. She is living in Boardman, Ohio.

    Address: 7351 Ranier Drive, Boardman, Ohio Phone: (216) 758-5491

    11. Margaret Macala, daughter of Michael Macala ( 2 ) and Mary Labuda, was born year unknown. She is living in Youngstown, Ohio. She was married year unknown to (Unknown) Foley, born year unknown.

    12. Agnes Macala, daughter of Michael Macala ( 2 ) and Mary Labuda, was born year unknown. She is living in Youngstown, Ohio. She was married year unknown to (Unknown) Palmer, born year unknown.

    Agnes worked at Youngstown Hospital in 1941.

    13. Rita Macala, daughter of Michael Macala ( 2 ) and Mary Labuda, was born year unknown. She is living in Struthers, Ohio. She was married year unknown to (Unknown) Balash, born year unknown.

    14. Helen Macala, daughter of Michael Macala ( 2 ) and Mary Labuda, was born year unknown. She died year unknown.

    15. Veronica Macala, daughter of Michael Macala ( 2 ) and Mary Labuda, was born year unknown. She was married year unknown to (Unknown) Sakacs, born year unknown.

    16. Lawrence Macala, son of Michael Macala ( 2 ) and Mary Labuda, was born year unknown. He died year unknown.

    17. George Macala, son of Andrew Macala ( 3 ) and Mary (Unknown), was born year unknown.

    He is shown as working at the Truscon Steel Company in the 1941 city directory.

    18. Andrew Macala Jr., son of Andrew Macala ( 3 ) and Mary (Unknown), was born year unknown.

    He was working at the Youngstown Sheet and Tube Company in 1941.

    19. Anthony Macala, son of Andrew Macala ( 3 ) and Mary (Unknown), was born year unknown.

    20. Michael Macala, son of Peter Macala ( 4 ) and (Unknown), was born year unknown.

    Fourth Generation

    21. John Kinney, son of Irene C. Macala ( 6 ) and John Kinney, was born year unknown. He is living in Detroit, Michigan.

    22. Patrick Kinney, son of Irene C. Macala ( 6 ) and John Kinney, was born year unknown. He is living in Detroit, Michigan.

    23. Lynn Kinney, daughter of Irene C. Macala ( 6 ) and John Kinney, was born year unknown. She is living in Redford, Michigan. She was married year unknown to (Unknown) Wallen, born year unknown.

    24. Susan Kinney, daughter of Irene C. Macala ( 6 ) and John Kinney, was born year unknown. She is living in Redford, Michigan.

    25. Barbara Macala, daughter of John M. Macala ( 7 ) and Margaret Zelinsky, was born year unknown. She is living in St. Augustine, Florida. She was married year unknown to (Unknown) Cooper, born ___ year unknown.

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