Carolina (Petroll) Syska
about 1890 in NYC
Back of photo says
"S.W. Felt- 147 and 149 Chicago Ave"
Province of Posznan was part of
Poland until 1793 when it was annexed
in the Kingdom of Prussia.
In 1871 Poznan was made part of Germany
and in 1918 it was finally returned to Poland .
Anna Carolina Petroll was born on March 29, 1834, the third child of Christian & Dorothea (Gumpert) Petroll in Poznan, Prussia (also known as Posen, Germany or Adelnau, Poland.)