4356Re: [S-R] Re : Austria-Hungary or Slovakia /Language
- Aug 3, 2001--- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@y..., "Monyak, Stephanie" <monyaksl@m...> wrote:
> Risko and Bodzer were listed on their declarations of intention werefrom
> Drahova, and kevesliget and also Chumalov.Tiny Drahová (Sk) is located about 127 miles ENE of Bratislava and
near Utekac^ .
Now in okres (district) Luc^enec.
Kévesliget means 'little grove' in Magyar.
What was surname religion ?
Doubt it was Roman Catholic ?
R.C. parish church records (1804-1895) for Drahová are listed under
Kokava nad Rimavicou.
Text in LATIN and HUNGARIAN.
> Also on the ship manifest it saidCarpatho-Rusyn, Rusnak, Ruthenian akin to Ukrainian.
> the language for Risko was Ruthenian
> the Monyak or Manyak name was from 'austria-hungary'and they werecalled
> 'white russians' one city was Bukavena too.Byelorussia (now Belarus)
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