7825Re: [S-R] Re: new
- Aug 2, 2003Frank thanks for all the information i have some new
directions to go. i went back to ellis island and i
still can't find anything close to my grandmothers
name but a close match for my grandfather (Rak) came
up i was going by dates of his birth anyhow it said he
came from Nostovicha i don't no where that is but that
name set some bell off i have heard it a few times
before several years ago but thats ok got some more
checking to do. you mentioned froney could be a nick
name what would veronica be in german? i believe she
is the one from hesse. thanks for your help. jeanann
--- Frank <frankur@...> wrote:
> --- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com, Jeanann Jameson__________________________________
> <jjeanann2000@y...> wrote:
> > hi i am jeanann and i'm new to this list. i am
> > for information about my great gradparents, froney
> > stranc married to stephan yellenburger(last name
> > spelled by how my mother said it) and any
> > about my grandfather andres rak. i have been told
> > are from austria, hungary chez., poland,
> > at this point i don't no. i have checked ellis
> > ancestry.com and genealogy there is no record of
> > of these people. some of the towns my mother has
> > mentiond are lacarak,mikitovich,macvanska, and
> > if anyone no's of these people or towns maybe you
> > help or direct me in the right direction. thanks
> > letting me be part of your group. jeanann
> In Hungarian, German, and Slavic languages the
> letter J is pron. Y.
> Jugoslavija = Yugoslavia
> Jellenburger ? looks like a German surname spelling.
> Hesse is probably Hesse- a region located in SW
> Perhaps a Donauschwaben surname ?
> Lacarak is located 47 miles NNW of Beograd
> Macvanska Mitrovica is located 45 miles NNW of
> The Sava River is located close by.
> There was a war fought in former Yugoslavia in the
> 1990s between
> Croatia and Serbia.
> NATO and US forces bombed Serbia.
> How are you ? English
> Wie geht es Ihnen ? German
> Hogy Van ? Hungarian (Non-Slavic)
> Ako sa m�s^ ? Slovak
> Jak se m�te ? Czech
> Jak sie masz ? Polish
> Kako ste ? Croatian/Slovene (Roman)
> K A K C T E ? Serbian/Bulgarian/Macedonian
> (kahk steh)
> K A K /| E J| A' ? Russian (Cyrillic)
> (k ah k d ye l a)
> listowner Croatia-L Mailing List
> Frank Kurcina
> > __________________________________
> > Do you Yahoo!?
> > Yahoo! SiteBuilder - Free, easy-to-use web site
> design software
> > http://sitebuilder.yahoo.com
Do you Yahoo!?
Yahoo! SiteBuilder - Free, easy-to-use web site design software
- << Previous post in topic Next post in topic >>