--- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@egroups.com
, jajames@c... wrote:
> Thanks for all the information. The birth/baptism was Aug 1875. I
> would very much like to purchase a detailed map of the Slovak
> Republic that would have information such as was just posted
> concerning Klobusice. Is there any place online where I can order
> such a map? I would like to have both an historical map circa 1875-
> 1890 and a current road map that would show rivers, borders etc.
Before WW I, Slovakia was part of Upper Hungary (Felvidék) and
part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire (1867-1918) and earlier a
part of Hungary under the Austrian Empire.
Hungarian names were used for towns and counties.
You can download a map of Trenscén Vármegye (county)
Place names are written in Hungarian rather than Slovak.
Look for Ilava at the middle left of map and you will see