Dale and Bumgardner Payroll, 1905 Butler Bros. Payroll, 1904 St. Paul City Directory and 1900 Census. Jacob Gondak was born in Poland in 1849 and emigrated in 1868. He worked as a laborer for Dale and Bumgardner. Jacob's son, Stanislav Gondek, (1883-1923?), was born in Minnesota in 1883. He worked as a laborer on the Capitol and later became a carpenter. By 1918 he had changed his name to Stanley.