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36294RE: [S-R] Re: Buchonuska Galacia

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  • Armata, Joseph R
    Jul 16, 2013
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      Here's a list of surnames from 19th-century Bukowsko



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      From: SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com [mailto:SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of t.salony
      Sent: Tuesday, July 16, 2013 1:06 AM
      To: SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com
      Subject: [S-R] Re: Buchonuska Galacia

      My guess is that:
      - the ch is a phonetic spelling of the k;
      - the nu is a misinterpretation of a handwritten w.

      --- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com <mailto:SLOVAK-ROOTS%40yahoogroups.com> , "t.salony" <t.salony@...> wrote:
      > Nick,
      > Searching Ellis Island using the Morse gold form yields 329 names indexed as from Bukowska, but zero names indexed as from " Buchonuska ".
      > Zero hits is usually an indication of incorrect spelling/indexing/memory,etc.
      > Care to say where you find Buchonuska?
      > TOM
      > --- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com <mailto:SLOVAK-ROOTS%40yahoogroups.com> , "ccknk" <ccknk@> wrote:
      > >
      > > I need help finding the current name for the village of Buchonuska that existed in Galacia during the Austro-Hungarian Empire days. This village was suppose to be just southwest of Sanok. Sanok is now in southeastern Poland. I have tried everyplace I can think of with no results. The family I am looking for that was from Buchonuska is named Romansky (or Romanski).
      > > Thank you for your help, Nick
      > >
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