Macij (Mathias) Okonski was born February 23, 1844 in
. Macij Okonski was one of ten
children born to Jacob Okonski who was married to Marianna Majchczak on January
27, 1823 in
. His mother was born on June 8,
. She was daughter of Adalbert
Majchczak and Regina Majchczak. Macijís
dad, Jacob, died on January 3, 1845 in
Macij brothers and sisters were Valentine, Rosalie, Wawrzeniec, Anna,
Joseph, Paul Michael, Adalbert and Simon. Macij
was the youngest of the ten brothers and sisters.
married Marianna Nyka on May 25, 1869 in
. Marianna Nyka was daughter of
Joseph Nyka and Barbara Cieslak and was born on January 29, 1850 in Skarbience,
Prussian-Poland. Macij and his wife
Marianna and their son Joseph Okonski arrived in
New York City
on the vessel
on October 4, 1873.
Macij (Mathias) Okonski married Marianna Nyka on May 26,1869
Macij, Marianna, and Joseph
appeared to have stayed in
for 7 or more years. Macij arrived
in Bremond during the 1880ís.
Macij (Mathias) Okonski
died October 15, 1892.
St Maryís Cemetary
remarried to Michaline (Annie)Jerzek Foyut on
January 25, 1893 in Bremond
. His stepchildren were Josie,
, Techler, Mary and Stash Foyut.
The 1900 United States Census
shows the children Peter, John and Helen still living with them.
The other children Joseph, Josephine, Catherine and Stephen were not
listed on the 1900 Census.
1900 United States Census
Robertson County Bremond
Macij died September 3, 1916 and
is buried in the St Maryís Cemetary in Bremond, Texas .
Macij Okonski St Maryís
Cemetary Bremond, Texas