- Jan LIPA was born on October 23, 1891 in Detroit, Michigan.
- His father was Stanislaw LIPA of 255 Alexandrine, Detroit, son of Joannis (Jan).
- His mother was Carolina NOWAK also of Detroit, daughter of Jozef.
- He was baptized on October 26, 1891 at Sweetest Heart of Mary Church in Detroit.
- The name of the presiding clergy is not given.
- The godfather was Jozef OCHAB.
- The godmother was Victoria MATYASIK.