Elizabeth Apol1

F, #1, b. 1855, d. 7 Jan 1937
     Elizabeth Apol was born in 1855 in Netherlands.1 She married Henry Apol in 1877.1,2 Elizabeth Apol died on 7 January 1937 in Ridgewood, Bergen County, New Jersey, (162 Lincoln Ave).1 She was buried in Brooklyn (Evergreen Cemetery).1
     Elizabeth Apol immigrated in 1892.1

Her obituary appeared on 14 January 1937 in the Ridgewood Herald News
Elisabeth Apol, widow of the late Henry Apol, and mother of Mrs. George Schrank of 162 Lincoln Ave, died at the home of her daughter on Thursday morning, January 7, after an illness of 2 months. Mrs. Apol, who was in her 82nd year, was born in Holland and came to this country at the age of 36. She lived in Brooklyn, NY, until about 6 yrs ago, when she took up her residence in Ridgewood. She is survived by 4 daughters, Mrs. Schrank, with whom she made her home, Mrs. Anna Kelly of Cliffside, Mrs. Bertha Aarts of Brooklyn, and Mrs. Rose Kulinyi of Port Chester, NY, 8 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held at her late residence on Monday, the Rev. L. Vandenberg, pastor of the First Presbyterian Church of Paterson, officiating. Interment was in Evergreen Cemetery, Brooklyn.1

1900 Fed. census (1 Jun): Household of Henry Apol, 85 East 108th Street, Manhattan, New York County, New York.2
1910 Fed. census: Household of Elizabeth Apol, 326 60th Street (30th Ward), Brooklyn, Kings County, New York. Household consists of Elizabeth and her daughter Elisabeth (17, b. NY), son-in-law Ernst Kulinyi (31, b. Hungary) and his wife Rose Kulinyi (27, b. Belgium). They have been married 5 years.3


  1. [S1] Ridgew. Herald, Jan 14, 1937. pg. 2.
  2. [S4] 1900 Federal Census, Henry Apol, 9 Jun 1900. T623 Roll: 1122 Page: 265, ED 915.
  3. [S5] 1910 Federal Census, Elizabeth Apol, 19 Apr 1910. T624 Roll: 985 Page: 56, ED 1101.