Biography of Father Stanisƚaw Kasprzykowski

Born in 1883 in Szumbar, Woƚoń province. Graduated from Żytomierz Seminary and was ordained in 1909. In 1910 he served as vicar in the cathedral parish in Łuck; from 1913 he was administrator of the parish in Jampol [Yampil]. From 1914 he was engaged in the education of Polish children and social problems; later served at the parish in Snitkov, Podilskyi oblast; from 1917 he was vicar of the parish in Chernivtsi [Czerniowce]. January 28, 1930 – arrested in a case against Catholic clergy of Ukraine and held in Kiev Prison. May 12, 1930 – sentenced under Article 54-10 of the Criminal Code of the Ukrainian SSR to seven years in corrective labor camp [Special Troika, GPU Collegium, UkrSSR]. May 26 – transferred to Yaroslavl Political Isolator; in October 1934 he was sent to Solovetsky Special Purpose Camp; released in September 1936. Settled in Mtsensk, Orel oblast; later moved to Roslavl, where he was arrested and convicted in March 1937. Fate thereafter unknown. Sources: GARF, f. 8406, op. 2, d. 2172 and 5647, l. 1, 5, 8, 9, 35, 46, 52; Dzwonkowski, pp. 284-285; Madaƚa, p. 78; Osipova (1996), p. 173; Investigatory Matter 1733 fp, Archive of TsGAOO (Ukraine)
Variant Names:
Kasprzykowski, Stanisƚaw; Kasprzhikovskiĭ, Stanislav Stanislavovich
Volhynia (Ukraine); Z︠H︡ytomyr (Ukraine); Lut︠s︡ʹk (Ukraine); I︠A︡mpilʹ (Vinnyt︠s︡ʹka oblastʹ, Ukraine); Snitkov (Ukraine); Chernivt︠s︡i (Ukraine); Kiev (Ukraine); I︠A︡roslavlʹ (I︠A︡roslavskai︠a︡ oblastʹ, Russia); Solovetski Island (Russia); Mt︠s︡ensk (Russia); Roslavlʹ (Russia)
male; clergy and religious; fate unknown