Nina L. Tunik1

F, #61, b. 24 December 1907, d. 21 March 1985
Last Edited=18 Jan 2014
Nina, Aaron, and Esther Vederoff.
     Nina L. Tunik, daughter of Louis E. (Lavik) Tunik and Maria Vasiltzova, was born on 24 December 1907 at Harbin, Manchuria, China. Nina L. Tunik was the daughter of Louis E. (Lavik) Tunik and Maria Vasiltzova.

Nina L. Tunik immigrated into the United States with Maria Vasiltzova arriving on on 11 September 1917 at San Francisco, San Francisco County, California. They were on the ship "Rindjani" sailing most recently from Batavia. Their destination was ultimately Seattle, Washington. On the ship's minifest it reports "Maria Wsilcowa" was born in Tsernegov, Russia. It also shows her nearest relative or friend living in Russia as Mr. Abraham Junik in Tsernegov, Russia.

Maria was traveling under her maiden name for unknown reasons. Also, daughter Nina's name is reported as "Anna" probably because it was misheard.2

Nina L. Tunik appeared on the United States census of 1920 in the household of Louis E. (Lavik) Tunik at Seattle, King County, Washington.3

Nina L. Tunik was naturalized on 30 November 1926 at Seattle, King County, Washington; Nina was naturalized as a citizen of the United States as a minor child at the time of her father's naturalization. She was 18 years old.4

Nina L. Tunik appeared on the United States census of 1930 in the household of Louis E. (Lavik) Tunik at Seattle, King County, Washington.5

Nina L. Tunik married Morris A. Vederoff, son of Aaron Vederoff and Esther M. Sakker, on 4 March 1932 at Seattle, King County, Washington.66

Nina L. Tunik appeared on the United States census of 4 April 1940 in the household of Morris A. Vederoff at Seattle, King County, Washington.7

Nina L. Tunik died on 21 March 1985 at Seattle, King County, Washington, at age 77. She died of cardiac arrest due to acute congestive heart failure.8 She was buried at Lakeview Cemetery, Seattle, King County, Washington.9

Her Social Security number was 531-22-9176.10

Citations

  1. [S124] Personal knowledge of this researcher, Lynell Arnott (Florence, Arizona), from family connections and information from family member's direct knowledge of events.
  2. [S307] California Passenger and Crew Lists, 1893-1957, Records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service, 11 Sep 1917, Maria and Anna Wsilcowa, born in Tsernegov, Russia, arriving in San Francisco, California on the ship "Rindjani" with the destination of Seattle, Washington, United States.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  3. [S3] 1920 United States Census, population schedule, Seattle, King County, Washington, ED295, sheet 14, line 48.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  4. [S17] Naturalization Certificate, On her father's certificate, Volume 51, Number 11962. photocopy or digital copy is in the personal records of this researcher, Florence, Pinal County, Arizona.
  5. [S120] 1930 United States Census, population schedule, Seattle, King County, Washington, p. 176, house 497.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  6. [S16] Marriage Record photocopy or digital copy is in the personal records of this researcher, Florence, Pinal County, Arizona.
  7. [S480] 1940 United States Census, population schedule, Seattle, King County, Washington, Supervisor's District 1, Enumeration District 40-275, sheet 5B, house number 1910, line 53.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  8. [S7] Death Certificate, Washington Number 146-8 photocopy or digital copy is in the personal records of this researcher, Florence, Pinal County, Arizona.
  9. [S26] Cemetery Headstone A Photograph is in the personal records of this researcher, Florence, Pinal County, Arizona.
  10. [S22] , Social Security Death Index. (Salt Lake City: Family History Library, FamilySearch, 1994). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.