My great-grandparents Antoni Pipczeński (Pipczyński) and Antonina Wierzchowska and their son Stanisław (Stanley) emigrated from the region around Chrostkowo in 1889 and they settled near their relatives in the East Bronx in New York City. They were members of Saint Valentine's Parish.
My grandfather Stanley married my grandmother Apolonia (Pauline) Piotrowicz at Saint Casimir's Church in Yonkers, New York in 1912. Pauline had emigrated from the region around Suwalki (including Wigry) in 1901. Her parents are Piotr Piotrowicz and Urszula Urbanowicz.