Szymon LIPA’s family appeared in the 1900 Census. According the census record, we know they resided in the state of Michigan, county of Wayne, city of Detroit, enumeration district number 30, ward number 3, on Superior Street, in house #57 on the 15th day of June, 1900.

Further information from this record:
Persons whose place of abode on June 1, 1900 was in this family:

  1. Lipa, Szymon, head of household, white, male, born Oct. 1847, age 55, married 24 years, born in Austria/Poland, mother and father born in Austria/Poland, year of immigration was 1881, number of years in the U.S. was 19, was naturalized, occupation was day laborer, months not employed was 6, there was no mention of his attending school, he indicated he could read and write and speak English, he owned his home free and clear.
  2. Lipa, Ludwika, wife, white, female, born July 1858, age 41, married 24 years, mother of 11 children, 8 of whom were still living, born in Austria/Poland, mother and father born in Austria/Poland, year of immigration was 1881, number of years in the U.S. was 19, not naturalized, no occupation, no mention of her attending school, she indicated that she could read, write, and speak English.
  3. Lipa, Katherine, daughter, white, female, born October 1879, age 20, single, born in Austria/Poland, mother and father born in Austria/Poland, year of immigration was 1881, number of years in the U.S. was 19, not naturalized, occupation was tobacco packer, no mention of her attending school, she indicated that she could read, write, and speak English.
  4. Lipa, Sophia, daughter, white, female, born November 1887, age 12, single, born in Michigan, mother and father were born in Austria/Poland, attended school 9 months.
  5. Lipa, Karolina, daughter, white, famale, born July 1889, age 10, single, born in Michigan, mother and father were born in Austria/Poland, attended school 9 months.
  6. Lipa, Annie, daughter, white, female, born June 1891, age 8, single, born in Michigan, mother and father were born in Austria/Poland, attended school 9 months.
  7. Lipa, Michael, son, white, male, born July 1893, age 6, single, born in Michigan, mother and father were born in Austria/Poland, attended school 9 months.
  8. Lipa, Josephine, daughter, white, female, born January 1896, age 4, single, born in Michigan, mother and father were born in Austria/Poland.
  9. Lipa, Frank, son, white, male, born December 1898, age 1, single, born in Michigan, mother and father were born in Austria/Poland.
  10. Mordenski, John, boarder, white, male, born August 1871, age 28, single, born in Austria/Poland, mother and father born in Austria/Poland, immigrated in 1890, number of years in the U.S. was 10, not naturalized, occupation was moulder, 0 months not employed, no mention of attending school, he indicated that he could read, write, and speak English.