Josef Skranka (1860- ), Mason
Josef Skranka was born in March 1860, in Makov, Litomysle, Chrudim, Bohemia. In 1894, he was a mason in Midland Precinct, and he later became a farmer. Skranka was married to Katie, and they had five children.
Compiled Nebraska Directory Listings
Midland Precinct, Nebraska, 1894.
Educational & Professional Associations
1894: mason, Midland Precinct, Nebraska.
1900: farmer, Wilson Precinct, Nebraska.
Buildings & Projects
1. Margie Sobotka, Nebraska, Kansas Czech Settlers, 1891-1895 (Evansville, Indiana: Unigraphic, 1980), 165, accessed through UNL.edu, March 16, 2015, http://www.unl.edu/czechheritage/Nebraska,%20Kansas%20Czech%20Settlers%201891-1895/Nebraska/Colfax%20p155a-173.pdf
2. 1900 United States Census, s.v. "Joseph Skranka," Wilson Precinct, Colfax County, Nebraska, accessed through HeritageQuestOnline.com.
D. Murphy, “Josef Skranka (1860- ), Mason,” in David Murphy, Edward F. Zimmer, and Lynn Meyer, comps. Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. Lincoln: Nebraska State Historical Society, March 16, 2015. http://www.e-nebraskahistory.org/index.php?title=Place_Makers_of_Nebraska:_The_Architects Accessed, May 26, 2020.
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