The Peter Kuzzyk Household in the 1940 United States Federal Census

Peter Kuzzyk was enumerated in the 1940 US Federal Census with his wife Cecelia (née Izbicki) Kuzzyk and his brother-in-law Anthony (Aloysius) Izbicki at 722 Boswell Ave, Norwich, New London Co., Connecticut, USA.  Cecelia and Anthony were the children of Aleksander Izbicki and Józefina Daniłowicz.  All three lived in the same building as their sister, Anna Dolores who was part of the Walter Leon Lewis household.

1940 US Federal Census Record for the Peter Kuzzyk Household (Left)

The 1940 US Federal Census Record for the Kuzzyk Household (Left)

1940 US Federal Census Record for the Peter Kuzzyk Household (Right)

The 1940 US Federal Census Record for the Kuzzyk Household (Right)

SOURCE: 1940 U.S. Census, New London County, Connecticut, population schedule, Norwich, enumeration district (ED) 6-67, sheet 11A, household 206, Peter Kuzzyk; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 02 Jun 2012); citing National Archives microfilm publication T627 roll 00525.

Click on the link for a PDF copy of the 1940 US Federal Census Record for the Peter Kuzzyk Household.

The record states that:

    • The Kuzzyks lived at 722 Boswell Ave, Norwich, New London Co., Connecticut, USA on 01 April 1940, they were household 206 in order of visitation, they rented their dwelling for $11 per month, and they did not live on a farm
    • Peter Kuzzyk was head of household, was a white male, 23 years old, married, was not attending school, had attended 4 years of high school, was born in Connecticut (although the 1930 census said that he was born in New York), was residing in Canterbury, Connecticut on 01 April 1935, worked 44 hours the week of March 24-30, 1940 as an auto mechanic in a garage, worked in private work, worked 52 weeks in 1939, earned $1040, and did earn more than $50 from sources other than wages
    • Cecelia was the wife of Peter, was a white female, 24 years old, married, was not attending school, had attended 8 years of school, was born in Connecticut, was residing in the same place (meaning she was residing in Norwich, but not in the same house) on 01 April 1935, was not working the week of March 24-30, was not doing public emergency work, was not seeking work, did not have a job or business, was doing housework, worked 0 weeks in 1939, earned $0, and did not earn more than $50 from sources other than wages
    • Anthony Izbicki was the brother-in-law of Peter, provided the information for the census, was a white male, 26 years old, married (although there is a notation that this was in question – in fact, he was either separated, widowed, or divorced), was not attending school, had attended 8 years of school, was born in Connecticut, was residing in the same place (meaning he was residing in Norwich, but not in the same house) on 01 April 1935, worked 44 hours the week of March 24-30, 1940 as a janitor in a hospital, worked in private work, worked 52 weeks in 1939, earned $516, and did not earn more than $50 from sources other than wages

The occupation for Peter Kuzzyk was as an “auto mechanic in a garage”.  His occupational code recorded in column F was 332-84-1 which is defined as:

Mechanics and repairmen, automobile

Automobile storage, rental, and repair services

Wage or salary worker in private work (PW)

The occupation for Anthony Izbicki was as a “janitor in a hospital”.  His occupational code recorded in column F was 740-92-1 which is defined as:

Janitors and sextons

Medical and other health services

Wage or salary worker in private work (PW)

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