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Franjo Murkovic (1904-1960) arrived in the US from Stajnica, Jugoslavia in 1921 age 17 (i.e. born c.1904). Minnesota death certificate (1960-MN-023467) for Frank Murkovich, born 31 Dec 1904, died in Hennepin County on 29 April 1960. Franjo is the Croatian equivalent of Frank. It is reasonable to assume that this is the same person.

Mother = Yuka Minkovic, Posta Stajnica, heading to Glidden WI, to see uncle Joseph Murkovic, Box 106 Glidden WI

Given Name: Franjo
Surname: Murkovic
Last Place of Residence: Stajnica, Jug.Slave
Event Date: 22 Jun 1921
Age: 17y
Nationality: Jug.Slave
Departure Port: Le Havre, France
Arrival Port: New York
Gender: Male
Marital Status: S
Citizenship Status:
Ship Name: Paris
Collection: Franjo Murkovic, "New York, Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924"
Name: Frank Murkovich
Name Suffix:
Event Type: Death
Event Date: 29 Apr 1960
Event Place: Hennepin, Minnesota
Birth Date: 31 Dec 1904
Born in Minnesota: N
Record Number: 1433483
Certificate Number: 023467
Certificate Year: 1960
File Name: 023467
Affiliate Batch Identifier: NF075DN
Typed or Handwritten: T
Collection: Frank Murkovich, "Minnesota, Death Index, 1908-2002"

John Murkovich: Minnesota Death Index; Death Date: 06 Sep 1913 (could be 16 Sep 1913) ; Death County: Saint Louis  ; Ref: 012222; Record Number: 127687  Q. Could this be Ivan of John and Mary fame, who arrived in the US with Jure in 1909? Ivan (John) Murković (43, born 1866) arrived in NY on 16 May 1909, with his travelling companion, Jure. Ivan was born c.1866 in Jezerane; his wife was Maria from Stajnica; In the US, they would be John and Mary; Jure settled in Pennsylvania. The two travellers were going to Joso Tonkovic(?) in Cedar River, Michigan.
Name: John Murkovich
Gender: Male
Burial Date:
Burial Place:
Death Date: 06 Sep 1913
Death Place: Ely, St. Louis, Minnesota
Age: 44
Birth Date: 1869
Marital Status:
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: John Mukovich
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Lucia Rody
Mother's Birthplace:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B02106-5
System Origin: Minnesota-EASy
GS Film number: 2138533
Reference ID: 12222
Collection: John Murkovich, "Minnesota, Deaths and Burials, 1835-1990"

Marguerite Murkovic (?-1949): certid# 1949-MN-011201 Date of Death:  07 Aug 1949 County of Death: OLMSTED
Court case 1942: Marguerite Murkovic vs. Peter Murkovic 
Matt Murkovich (from :
"They had big poker games in this house and every week I watched Matt Murkovich, a high steel worker, lose his weekly paycheck. this was located north of Loring Park in Minneapolis."


Dario Murkovic,
Jun 2, 2013, 10:01 AM
Dario Murkovic,
Jun 2, 2013, 10:01 AM