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41419Re: Grandfather from Busk Galicia

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  • Laurence
    Sep 1, 2012
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      Lavrentiy




      --- In GaliciaPoland-Ukraine@yahoogroups.com, <lkrupnak@...> wrote:
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      > Busk:
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      > The name 'Busk' comes from the west Ukrainian word 'busko' which means 'crane'. Appropriately, the heraldic crest of the town is a white stork on a blue shield and the stork is the town symbol.
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      > http://www.ukraine.com/lviv-oblast/busk/
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      > ---- Original message ----
      > >Date: Sat, 1 Sep 2012 10:45:09 -0600
      > >From: "jim" <jsau@...>
      > >Subject: Re: [GaliciaPoland-Ukraine] Re: Grandfather from Busk Galicia
      > >To: <GaliciaPoland-Ukraine@yahoogroups.com>
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > > I have relatives named 'Busk' and they were from
      > > Norway. Was the town of Busk in Galicia named by
      > > Vikings perhaps?
      > > Jim
      > >
      > > ----- Original Message -----
      > > From: Laurence
      > > To: GaliciaPoland-Ukraine@yahoogroups.com
      > > Sent: Saturday, September 01, 2012 9:32 AM
      > > Subject: [GaliciaPoland-Ukraine] Re: Grandfather
      > > from Busk Galicia
      > >
      > > Gary,
      > >
      > > BTW...here are his parents on the same ship:
      > >
      > > http://www.ellisisland.org/search/shipManifest.asp?pID=102175100241
      > >
      > > LDS has the Busk records:
      > >
      > > http://www.ellisisland.org/search/shipManifest.asp?pID=102175100241
      > >
      > > Examine the records because the researcher in Poland
      > > may have errored committed any number of errors or
      > > you gave wrong information.
      > >
      > > ________
      > >
      > > Lavrentiy
      > >
      > > --- In GaliciaPoland-Ukraine@yahoogroups.com,
      > > "garylew2004" <garylew2004@> wrote:
      > > >
      > > > Hi everyone. I'm having a very difficult time
      > > verifying where my grandfather and his family
      > > originated from. My grandfather Jan Lew arrived in
      > > USA in 1906. His last residence was listed as Busk.
      > > The family was Polish, and Roman Catholic.
      > > >
      > > > I contacted the archives in Warsaw because they
      > > stated that they had Roman Catholic church records
      > > for Busk Galicia/Ukraine for the years that my
      > > grandfather and great grandfather were born. I
      > > provided them with the names and dates, and after a
      > > wait of over a month I received a reply that they
      > > had found nothing on my grandfather or my great
      > > grandfather in the Busk records.
      > > >
      > > > I'm at a loss as to what to try next. I'd really
      > > like to find out where my family came from. Maybe
      > > someone could offer some ideas?
      > > >
      > > > Gary
      > > >
      > >
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