--- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@y..., "carpathian50" <lona4@v...> wrote:
> I am searching ffor the surname of Marcek. My Grandmother
> Sophia Paula Marcek was born in St. Martin, Turocer Komitat,
> Austria-Hungary, which is now Martin,Slovakia.Her father's name
> Mathes Marcek Her mother's name Susanna (Polnec) Marcek.
> My Grandmother was born in 1878. Also need to know the names of
> Cemeteries in Martin. Appreciate any information.
The LDS-Mormons filmed the R.C. parish church records (1718-1895)
for Martin (also called Svätý Martin), Slovakia, formerly,
Turócz-Szent-Márton, Turócz megye (county), Hungary.
Text in Latin and Hungarian.
These microfilm reels are available for rental and viewing at any
Family History Center (FHC) worldwide.
90% of patrons are non-Mormons doing surname research.
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Some abbreviations used for various denominations :
rk.-RK. római katholikus Roman Catholic
gk. GK. görög katholikus Greek Catholic/Byzantine
kg. KG. keleti görög Greek Oriental (Eastern Orthodox)
ag. AG. ágostai Evangelical (Lutheran)
ref. REF. református Reformed (Calvinist)
izr. IZR. izraelita Israelite (Jewish)
(Only the film headers are written in Slovak)
In Slovak the matriky (parish church records)
Krstení = Baptisms (Christenings)
Sobás^ení = Marriages
Zomrelí = Deaths
In Hungarian the matriky are titled anyakönyvek.
Kereszteltek Anyakönyve = Baptism Records
Házasultak Anyakönyve = Marriage Records
Halottak Anyakönyve = Death Records
In Latin the matriky are titled matricula.
Matricula Baptisatorum = Baptism Records
Matricula Copulatorum = Marriage Records
Matricula Defunctorum = Death Records
Church Record Translations