Frantisek Mrkvicka (ca. 1843- ), Architect
Frantisek Mrkvicka was born in Caslav, Central Bohemia and worked as a carpenter in Nebraska. His wife's name was Mary, and he had five children. He was not found in Nebraska in the federal census of 1900.
Compiled Nebraska Directory Listings
Educational & Professional Associations
1880: carpenter, Wilber, Nebraska.
1891: Ravenna, Nebraska.
Buildings & Projects
1. Margie Sobotka, Nebraska, Kansas Czech Settlers, 1891-1895 (Evansville, Indiana: Unigraphic, 1980), 125, accessed through UNL.edu, February 17, 2015, http://www.unl.edu/czechheritage/Nebraska,%20Kansas%20Czech%20Settlers%201891-1895/Nebraska/Colfax%20p155a-173.pdf
2. 1880 United States Census, s.v. “Frank Mrkvicka,” Wilber, Saline County, Nebraska, accessed through HeritageQuestOnline.com.
D. Murphy, “Frantisek Mrkvicka (ca. 1843- ), Architect,” in David Murphy, Edward F. Zimmer, and Lynn Meyer, comps. Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. Lincoln: Nebraska State Historical Society, February 17, 2015. http://www.e-nebraskahistory.org/index.php?title=Place_Makers_of_Nebraska:_The_Architects Accessed, April 15, 2021.
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