The Family of Steven Stanislaw

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First Generation

1. Steven Stanislaw was born May 1872 in Austria-Hungary. He died year unknown. He was married to Anna Buvala, born January 1875. Anna Buvala died year unknown.

The family was living in Lower Tyrone Township, Fayette County, Pennsylvania, in 1900.

They are also listed in the 1910 U.S. Census as living in Fayette County, Pennsylvania. The 1931 City Directory of Youngstown, Ohio, shows the family living at 2806 Shirley Road in the Lansingville area of Youngstown, Ohio. They are also shown in the 1920 Mahoning County Census of Slovaks at the same address on Shirley Road.

Children:

  • i. Michael C. Stanislaw ( 2 ) Born 19 October 1898. Died 19 July 1981.
  • ii. Mary Stanislaw ( 3 ) Born __ circa 1901.
  • iii. Nellie Stanislaw ( 4 ) Born __ circa 1903.
  • iv. Paul Stanislaw ( 5 ) Born 31 January 1905. Died 11 May 1965.
  • v. Clement Stanislaw ( 6 ) Born 13 November 1907. Died 09 November 1980.
  • vi. Anthony Stanislaw ( 7 ) Born __ circa 1912. Died __ July 1979.
  • vii. Celia Stanislaw ( 8 ) Born __ circa 1916.
  • Second Generation

    2. Michael C. Stanislaw, son of Steven Stanislaw ( 1 ) and Anna Buvala, was born Wednesday 19 October 1898 in Austria-Hungary. He died Sunday 19 July 1981 in Youngstown, Mahoning Co., Ohio. He was 82 years old at his death. He was married circa 1938 to Elizabeth M. Simon, born Sunday 26 June 1910. Elizabeth M. Simon died at an age of 81 years Monday 20 April 1992.

    Obituary of Elizabeth M. Stanislaw from the Youngstown Vindicator

    Services will be at 10:00 a.m. Friday at the Fox Funeral Home and 10:30 a.m. in Saint Christine Church for Mrs. Elizabeth M. Stanislaw, 82, of 3284 Cricket Drive, who died of complications from a cerebral hemorrhage Monday afternoon at Beeghly Oaks.

    Mrs. Stanislaw was born June 26, 1910, in Youngstown, a daughter of Nicholas and Mary Balogh Simon, and moved back to Youngstown from Miami Beach, Fla., in 1976. She owned Betty Simon Beauty Shop in Youngstown's Uptown District and Betty Simon Beauty Shop in Miami Beach. She was a member of the church.

    Her husband, Michael, died July 19, 1981. a brother, Frank Simon, died in 1969.

    Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

    3. Mary Stanislaw, daughter of Steven Stanislaw ( 1 ) and Anna Buvala, was born circa 1901 in Pennsylvania. She was married year unknown to , born year unknown.

    Children:

  • i. Veronica Stanislaw ( 9 ) Born __ ___ 1920.
  • ii. Helena Stanislaw ( 10 ) Born __ after 1915.
  • 4. Nellie Stanislaw, daughter of Steven Stanislaw ( 1 ) and Anna Buvala, was born circa 1903 in Pennsylvania.

    5. Paul Stanislaw, son of Steven Stanislaw ( 1 ) and Anna Buvala, was born Tuesday 31 January 1905 in Rayneytown, Pennsylvania. He died Tuesday 11 May 1965 in Willowwick, Lake Co., Ohio. He was 60 years old at his death. He was married year unknown to Mary Hrecko, born year unknown.

    Obituary from the Youngstown Vindicator:

    Paul Stanislaw, 60, formerly of Youngstown, died after a heart attack at 2 p.m. Tuesday at his home, 324 E. 307th Street, Willowick.

    Mr. Stanislaw was born Jan. 31, 1905, in Rayneytown, Pa., and came to Youngstown in 1915. He was employed by Republic Steel Corp. more than 40 years before going to Willowick.

    Besides his wife, the former Mary Hrecko, he leaves a sister, Mrs. George Turek of Youngstown and three brothers, Michael C. of Cleveland and Clement and Anthony of Youngstown.

    Funeral services will be held Friday morning in Saint Mary Magdalene Church, Willowick. Burial will be in Cavalry Cemetery here.

    6. Clement Stanislaw, son of Steven Stanislaw ( 1 ) and Anna Buvala, was born Wednesday 13 November 1907 in Raineytown, Pennsylvania. He died Sunday 09 November 1980 in Youngstown, Mahoning Co., Ohio. He was 72 years old at his death.

    Obituary from the Youngstown Vindicator:

    Clement Stanislaw, 72, of 224 W. Wood St., died of a heart attack at 3:00 a.m. Sunday in the emergency unit of St. Elizabeth Hospital Medical Center, where he was taken from his home.

    Mr. Stanislaw was born Nov. 13, 1907, in Raineytown, Pa., the son of Stephen and Anna Buvala Stanislaw and came here in 1915. He retired eight years ago from the Republic Steel Corp., where he was in the plant protection department for 35 years. He was a member of St. Columba Parish and the YMCA where he taught weightlifting. He served with the army in the South Pacific during World War II.

    He leaves a brother, Michael of Youngstown, and a sister, Mrs. Veronica Turek of Boardman. A brother, Anthony, died in June 1979.

    Services will be at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday at the Fox Funeral Home where friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. today.

    7. Anthony Stanislaw, son of Steven Stanislaw ( 1 ) and Anna Buvala, was born circa 1912. He died July 1979 in Ohio. He was married year unknown to Helene (Unknown), born year unknown.

    Children:

  • i. Patricia A. Stanislav ( 11 ) Born __ ___ ____.
  • ii. Anthony E. Stanislaw Jr. ( 12 ) Born __ ___ ____.
  • 8. Celia Stanislaw, daughter of Steven Stanislaw ( 1 ) and Anna Buvala, was born circa 1916 in Youngstown, Mahoning Co., Ohio.

    Third Generation

    9. Veronica Stanislaw, daughter of Mary Stanislaw ( 3 ) and , was born 1920 in Youngstown, Mahoning Co., Ohio. She is living in Boardman, Mahoning Co., Ohio. She married George Turek.

    George was a painter and the family lived on Shirley Road.

    10. Helena Stanislaw, daughter of Mary Stanislaw ( 3 ) and , was born after 1915. She was married year unknown to (Unknown) Monahan. (Unknown) Monahan died circa 1944.

    Helena's husband was killed in World War II.

    11. Patricia A. Stanislav, daughter of Anthony Stanislaw ( 7 ) and Helene (Unknown), was born year unknown.

    12. Anthony E. Stanislaw Jr., son of Anthony Stanislaw ( 7 ) and Helene (Unknown), was born year unknown. He is living in Youngstown, Mahoning Co., Ohio. He married Jean (Unknown).


    For additional information on some other family members:

    Stanislaw Family Index

    Slovakia Research Page

    Stanislav / Stanislaw Home Page


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