In 1953, my grandparents were listed in the Worcester city directory, but none of their children were listed.
My grandfather’s cousins, Joseph Niedzialkoski and Ralph Niedzialkoski were also listed
Worcester Directory 1953 Entry for Kostanty, Joseph, and Ralph Niedzialkowski
SOURCE: Massachusetts City Directories, Worcester 1953, page 857, Kostanty Niedzialkowski; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 07 December 2007); citing Polk’s Worcester (Worcester County, Mass.) City Directory Vol. 1953 CX. 1953. Boston, MA: R.L. Polk & Co.
Click on the link for a PDF copy of the Worcester Directory 1953 Entry for Kostanty, Joseph, and Ralph Niedzialkowski. The records state the following:
Konstanty Niedzialkowski was a die setter at Worcester Pressed Steel Co. and resided at 40 Barnes av.;
his wife Helen also resided at 40 Barnes av.;
Konstanty’s cousin Joseph was a sheet metal worker for Norton Co. who resided at 15 Sterling;
Konstanty’s cousin Ralph was a polisher who also resided at 15 Sterling; and
Ralph’s wife Jane also resided at 15 Sterling.
In my grandfather’s entry, the surname is misspelled as Nieczialkowski. My grandfather’s first name is spelled Konstanty although he usually spelled his name Kostanty.
Frank Niedzialkoski’s sons Joseph and Ralph (my grandfather’s cousins) are also listed in the 1953 directory. The two were living together in the same house in Worcester.
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