The Romanowski family

The Next Generation

Michael and Ursula had eight children, five were born in the old country and the remaining three in the USA - in Peru, Illinois. In order they are: Kate (Wincenta), Paul (Pawel), Steve (Stefan), Martha, Benedict, John, Frank (Francis), and William (Valentine).

Martha and Kate Martha and Kate
This image is from the Mildred K’s collection.
Kate Kate
group Kate with her family - Back row: Frank, Ernie, and Art. Front row: Kate and Lucille
Paul Paul
Paul Paul
Paul Paul
This image is from the Mildred K’s collection.
Martha Martha
Martha Martha
Steve Steve
group Steve and John - August 1925
Ben Ben
Ben Ben
wedding Ben's wedding picture: Ben and Barbara Piotrowski married June 30, 1924. The groom and bride are on the left. The bride's family is in the middle. Ursula (Ben's mother), Frank (Ben's brother), and Bill (also Ben's brother) are on the right.
John John
Frank Frank was a radio operator in the Merchant Marines, here on the s/s Agwidale
Bill Bill on the Southern Cross