Biography of Kajetan Orbik

Birth: Kajetan Orbik was born in Tajenko, Poland on 7 August 1879 to Jan Orbik and Franciszka Polkowski. He was one of Stanislaw Orbik's brothers. .

Immigration: He immigrated to the US on the ship Main on 20 October 1904. He was listed as 21 single laborer. He was en route to Chicago Illinois to join Jan Orbik living a 8630 Hurley Ave.

Marriage: Kajetan Orbik never married.

Residence: In 1918, he was living at 2919 E 87th Street in Chicago.

Children: Kajetan Orbik never had children

Death: Kajetan Orbik died 18 February, 1934 in Chicago Illinois of lung cancer. He also had osteo-arthritis of the spine.  He is buried in Holy Cross Cemetery in Calumet City Illinois.

Other Family Information:  In 1918 Kajetan Orbik registered for the draft. He was living at 2919 E 87th Street in Chicago. He listed Jan Orbik at 8717 Commercial Ave as his closest living relative. He was listed as medium height, medium build, brown hair & grey eyes.

Kajetan worked repairing railroad cars for the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad line. See his work and pay record here.