Also found Joseph on the 1900 census in Lynn Ward 6, Essex County, Mass at #5 Ward Court. Census taker has written the last name as Abramik
Joseph Abramik, Boarder, born 1872, age 27, single AND
Victor Abramik, Boarder, born 1869, age 31, single.
both immigrated in 1897, both listed as laborers. According to the census Joseph can read and speak English, Victor cannot. Neither can write English.