12420Re: Borova and Budmerice, SLOVAKIA
- Jul 4, 2005THANK YOU so much "johnqadam" for your reply and information to my
query. I have learned much from the information you gave me here,
and appreciate it so. As I said I am a beginner on my search and
quest, and have much to learn, I am thrilled with what you have
told me here, again thank you very much,.... kddid
--- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com, "johnqadam" <johnqadam@r...>
> 1) Let's get our basics straight. Borova, a small village due westNOT
> of Trnava? Agreed? Current country is Slovakia. This ancestry is
> Czech but Slovak.the
> 2) Budmerice is 4 km southwest across the fields from Borova.
> 3) Both villages were in the former Pozsony Megye = county.
> 4) 1910 HUNGARIAN MAP
> The old Hungarian map can be found at:
> Budmerice was called Gidrafa, two villages west of NAGYSZOMBAT.
> Borova was called Fenyves. Look in the yellow map area to locate
> old villages.program.
> SAVE the map on YOUR computer. OPEN the map in any graphics
> CUT and PRINT the relevant section of the map. Otherwise, you justthe
> get a corner. This map uses the Hungarian village names that you
> will likely find in church records.
> 6) You need to specify the religion as old records were kept by
> relevant church.on
> 2) Though church records exist in Slovak archives, LDS has filmed
> but not yet indexed and released these (western Slovakia) records
> film. Someday.to
> FICHES (set of 6) LDS #6000786
> Survey of parish registers in Slovakia up to the time of civil
> registration. Provides details of church records that are held in
> Slovak archives. Index is on fiche #6 and page references refer
> different religions. Most of these church records are available onGuide
> film via your LDS Family History Center.
> 7) If you don't want to wait for LDS to release the church records
> and you want to PAY for archival research:
> WRITING TO ARCHIVES
> For Czech and Slovak research letter writing help, go to:
> Click on SEARCH
> Click on RESEARCH HELPS
> Click on the letter "C"
> Scroll to the bottom of the page
> Select and print PDF document Czech and Slovak Letter-writing
> Also select and print PDF document Czech Word List
> Happy hunting.
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