Albert (Vojtech) Mrkvicka (1852- ), Carpenter-Architect
Albert Mrkvicka was born circa 1852 in Caslav, Central Bohemia. He immigrated to the U.S. in 1874 and worked as a carpenter in Wilber. Mrkvicka married his wife, Mary, in 1875. It was a union that went on to produce at least four children.
Compiled Nebraska Directory Listings
Wilber, Nebraska, 1891 
Educational & Professional Associations
1880: carpenter, Wilber, Nebraska.
1900: occupation not listed, Garfield, Nebraska.
Buildings & Projects
1. Margie Sobotka, Nebraska, Kansas Czech Settlers, 1891-1895 (Evansville, Indiana: Unigraphic, 1980), 33, accessed through UNL.edu, January 14, 2016, http://www.unl.edu/czechheritage/Nebraska,%20Kansas%20Czech%20Settlers%201891-1895/Nebraska/Colfax%20p155a-173.pdf
2. 1880 United States Census, s.v. “Albert Mrkvicka,” Wilber, Saline County, Nebraska, accessed through HeritageQuestOnline.com.
3. 1900 United States Census, s.v. “Albert Mckricka,” Garfield, Buffalo County, Nebraska, accessed through AncestryLibrary.com.
D. Murphy, “Albert (Vojtech) Mrkvicka (1852- ), Carpenter-Architect,” in David Murphy, Edward F. Zimmer, and Lynn Meyer, comps. Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. Lincoln: Nebraska State Historical Society, April 16, 2015. http://www.e-nebraskahistory.org/index.php?title=Place_Makers_of_Nebraska:_The_Architects Accessed, April 20, 2021.
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