5216Re: Church Records: Spis, Trencin areas
- Feb 1, 2002--- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@y..., "Mary Anne L. Waltz" <waltzm@r...> wrote:
> Before I actually go to my local LDS Family Center, can some one pleaselis
> verify that I will be asking for the correct parish registers?
> I am looking for my grandmother SOFRANKO from "Spis." According to the El=
> Island records (she doesn't show up) and a few other bits of info I'veca.
> discovered, most Sofrankos were from either Kortvelyes/Spissky Hrusov or
> Hrabko/Harapko/Hrabkov. I've identified LDS records for
> Cirkev rímsko-katolícka. Farský úrad Spisský Hrusov (Spisská Nová Ves).
> Cirkevná matrika, 1713-1898
> Cirkev rímsko-katolícka. Farský úrad Spisská Nová Ves (Ves Spisská Nová).=
> Cirkevná matrika, 1626-1895
> My grandfather SIMASEK was from the Trencin region, probably Stara Bystri=
> I've identified LDS records forBefore WW I, Slovakia was part of Upper Hungary (Felvidék) and
> Cirkev rímsko-katolícka. Farský úrad Presov. Cirkevná matrika, 1610-1933
> Do these church registers cover the villages I want to research?
> Thanks for your help.
> Mary Anne Waltz
part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire (1867-1918) and earlier a
part of Hungary under the Austrian Empire.
Hungarian names were used for towns and counties.
In this forum,the term Spis has been discussed before.
Spis^ z^upa (county) was the name for former old Hungarian Szepes megye
Szepes means beautiful in Hungarian.
Spis^sky' Hrus^ov (Sk) was formerly Szepeskörtyelyes (H) and is located
173 miles ENE of Bratislava in the Stará Nová Ves region.
LDS filmed the R.C. parish church records.
Cirkevná matrika, 1713-1898 Cirkev rímsko-katolícka. Farský úrad
Text in latin and Hungarian.
Hrabkov (Sk) was formerly Harapkó (H) and is located 187 miles ENE of
Bratislava in the Pres^ov region.
(Its R.C. records (1792-1895) are under listed under Kriz^ovany)
Stará Bystrica (Sk) was formerly O'beszterce (H) and is located 117 miles N=
E of Bratislava in the C^adca region.
The LDS filmed the R.C. parish church records.
Cirkevná matrika, 1689-1895 Cirkev rímskó-katolícka.
Farský úrad Stará Bystrica
Text Latin and Hungarian.
(Only the film headers are in Slovak)
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