--- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com
, "Richard & Mary Ann Svagerko"
> George SVAGERKO of Muran Slovakia married Cornelia YENCIK of Hnusta
Slovakia in Cleveland, Ohio in 1916. Naturalization papers indicate
that George arrived in Baltimore Maryland 09/29/1908 aboard the "Bohn
Strase". George's father (also George) was found to live in the
Youngstown, Ohio area and previously in the Johnstown Pennsylvania
area. George's mother Helen YORCHAK or YURAHAK (as reported on death
certificate) was Greek Catholic according to the funeral home.
> George had five (5) brothers and sisters; Joseph, Helen, Anna,
Michael and John. John Svagerko was supposedly left in Czechoslovakia
according to an obit. Joseph married Bessie UMSTEAD, Helen married
Andre CUBIC and Anna married George NACKETT, while Michael married
Mary ZENTKO. It is reported that several of the above worked for the
Republic Steel Corp. in Youngstown, Ohio.
> I am looking for information on these individuals or their
> Thank You,
> Richard R. Svagerko
Hnús^t'a (Sk) Nyustya (H) is located 134 miles ENE of Bratislava,
Slovakia and near Banská Bystrica.
Murán^ (Sk) Murányalja (H) is located 140 miles ENE of Bratislava
and 11 miles distant from Hnús^t'a.
G.C. parish church records (1775-1893) exist for Hnús^t'a and Murán^;
formerly Murány, (also called Murányalja), Gömör megye (county),
Listed under S^umiac.
Text in Latin and Hungarian.
The Slovakia telephone directory lists 3 surnames S^vagerko
(Shvagerko) under Banská Bystrica.
Directory also lists 2 surnames Jenc^ík (Jenchik) under Banská
In most Slavic languages the letter J is pron. Y.