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866Re: Scribbles & Success

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  • Andrea Vangor
    Jan 3, 2000
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      I will take another look tomorrow.

      ----- Original Message -----
      From: Ron Matviyak <amiak@...>
      To: <SLOVAK-ROOTS@onelist.com>
      Sent: Monday, January 03, 2000 7:36 PM
      Subject: [SLOVAK-ROOTS] Scribbles & Success


      > From: Ron Matviyak <amiak@...>
      >
      > Yes, Kassa (H), Kassau (G), and Kosice (SK) are all the same city. Now
      > I avoided speculating until now, but if this could be German, then
      > "kassa, kassa'n" takes on the meaning of cash, cashier, maybe account,
      > depending on context. Is there another word in connection with this? I
      > don't want to inject a German meaning into every word that could be
      > related, but sometimes . . .
      >
      > Ron
      > to the success..
      > PS. Just recieved an envelope of old family relatives from an 89 year
      > old cousin or near cousin. I never saw my dad so early on, and have a
      > great photo of an aunt and uncle in Europe I have come to know over the
      > last 29 years. THere are other good ones, some people that I should
      > know and others to puzzle over! It doesn't get much better!
      >
      > Maura Petzolt wrote:
      > >
      > > From: sabinov@... (Maura Petzolt)
      > >
      > > No, I'm saying "kassa'n" could be Kassa, which is Kassau, which is now
      > > (I believe) Kosice.
      > >
      > > Could be the person died there and it was noted in the register as they
      > > were buried there in the village?
      > >
      > > ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
      > > Maura Petzolt Mobile Alabama USA
      > > sabinov@...
      > > Helpful Hints for Successful Searching
      > > http://www.rootsweb.com/~irlwat/instruct.htm
      > > ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
      > >
      > >
      >
      > >
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