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Vaclav "William" PETRAN & Anna KRIKLAN \ CYCLAN


Husband: Vaclav "William" PETRAN
Born:
 27 JUN 1848
 in , , Bohemia 2
Married:
 about 1870
 in , , Bohemia 18
Divorced:
 1890
 in St. Louis, (City), Missouri 19
Died:
 14 FEB 1917
 in House Springs, Jefferson, Missouri 3
Father: William PETRON \ PETRAN
Mother: Mary VOLKA
Spouses: 
Cause of Death: Gunshot - Suicide
Residence:
 01 NOV 1890
 1047 Geyer St; St. Louis, (City), Missouri 4
Interment:
 16 FEB 1917
 St. Philomena Cemetery; House Springs, Jefferson, Missouri 5
Wife: Anna KRIKLAN \ CYCLAN
Born:
 about 1856
 in , , Bohemia 6
Died:
 19 FEB 1931
 in St. Louis, (City), Missouri 7
Father: Frank KRIKLAN
Mother: Frank (Ukn) KRIKLAN
Spouses: Gerhardt (Gerhard) "Jerry" HINRICHS; Joseph HAJSKY
Immigration: 1880 8
Alt Birth:
 15 FEB 1852
 , , Austria 9
Interment:
 23 FEB 1931
 New Pickers Cemetery; St. Louis, (City), Missouri 10 11
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Children
01  (M): John Frank PETRAN
Born:
 10 AUG 1871
 in , , Austria 12
Died:
 08 OCT 1952
 in St. Louis, (City), Missouri 13 14
Spouses: Marie "Mary" NIMMERFROH; Mary T. KASPAR
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02  (F): Kathrine "Katie" PETRAN
Born:
 26 NOV 1873
 in Vienna, , Austria 15
Died:
 21 JAN 1943
 in St. Louis, (City), Missouri 16 17
Spouses: Frank William BOCHNICEK
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Additional Information

Vaclav "William" PETRAN:
Name: William PETRON 1
Died: 14 FEB 1917, House Springs, Jefferson, Missouri 3
Much investigation was done about the cause of death, and some records have been destroyed. Apparently William [Vaclav] was quite ill and committed suicide. His friend & neighbor came to check on him after not seeing him for several days and found him dead with a gunshot to the head by a 22 cal. rifle shot to the skull.

Footnotes

  1. Forrest Guittar - informant [114].
  2. Death Certificate [80], William Petran.
    Informant: Anna Kriklan Petran Hajsky.
  3. Ibid., File # 6449, Merancee, Jefferson, Missouri.
  4. Marriage Certificate [142], Forrest Guittar, email 10 Sep 2006.
  5. Death Certificate [80], William Petran.
  6. Ibid., Missouri State Board of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics, File # 8007, Registered No. 2348, Anna Hajsky.
  7. Ibid., Anna Hajsky.
  8. Forrest Guittar - informant [114].
  9. Melvin Frank Wilson, World Family Tree Vol. 1, (Brøderbund Software, Inc., Release date: November 29, 1995) [151].
  10. Death Certificate [80], Anna Hajsky.
  11. Gatewood Gardens Cemetery (New Picker), St. Louis City, Missouri [117], Sec G, Plot 201.
    [Interned next to the Bochnicek Family Plot.]
  12. Melvin Frank Wilson - Informant [150].
  13. Forrest Guittar - informant [114], email.
  14. Coroner Report [76], City of St. Louis Police file.
    [as researched by Forrest Guittar Jr., grandson.]
  15. Death Certificate [80], File 56, Stl Louis City.
  16. Obituary [163], BOCHNICEK, KATIE (nee Petran).
  17. Death Certificate [80], File 56, Stl Louis City.
  18. Forrest Guittar - informant [114].
  19. Ibid.


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