Biography of Father Michaƚ Dziendzik

Born in 1866. Graduated from Zhytomyr Seminary and was ordained in 1889 for the Diocese of Kamieniec Podolski. From 1894 he was vicar of the cathedral parish in Kamieniec; from 1902, administrator of the parish in Poƚonne; from 1910, in Międzybórz; from 1914, in Bar; from 1917, in Obodówka. In 1918, during the Civil War, he died a martyr’s death at the hands of the Ukrainian nationalists (exact date of death unknown). According to information from former parishioners, he was sawed in half. Source: No source, but see Dzwonkowski (1998), p. 222.
Variant Names:
Dzendzik, Michail; Dziendzik, Michaƚ
Kam'i︠a︡net︠s︡ʹ-Podilʹsʹkyĭ (Ukraine)
male; clergy and religious; executed