FRANK & FRANCES JANOUSEK
Solor Township, roseau County, MN
Frank Janousek was only 3 months old when he came to Solor Township fra michigan with his parents: Mr and Mrs Joe Janousek.
forty-two years later, in 1936, he was married to Frances BLAZEK, and they purchased a farm near the Haug Store. Three children: Leonard, Marlene Pulcainski and Ernest were born to this union.
--page 114 Early Settlers in Roseau Co, MN 1885-1910
Wheat, oats, flax and sweet clover were raised on the farm of the Joe Janousek family.
At first they used oxen to help with the work. This Bohemian, Catholic family came to Solor Township fra Ironwood, Michigan in 1893 and homesteaded near Haug. With the help of his family he increased the farm to 240 acres.
Mr and Mrs Joe Janousek had five children:
--page 114 Early Settlers in roseau Co, MN 1885-1910