Farmers Daughter ( ZIRK ) marries famous Millionaire Inventor from Wisconsin ( ZERK )
It’s not every day that a 20 year old Fairfield Farmers Daughter (Adele Zirk) reaches out to a potential 65 year old distant relative ( Oscar Zerk ) in Kenosha Wisconsin, only to find out that they are not related, but soon marry. The story is detailed in the following clippings. This fairytale, however, does not have a fairytale ending. ( Magnify articles as necessary ).
‘Dunmovin’ Estate House in Kenosha, Wisconsin
The “Zerk (grease) fitting” was only one of Zerks 300 inventions, but it’s been estimated that 20 billion of these were manufactured during his lifetime.
Dedicated to Fairfield’s Zirk Family
Paul Pollio... August 6, 2021
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