9156Re: how to write village?
- Feb 1, 2004--- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com, bemimitwo@a... wrote:
> HI GROUP!KEEP GETTING
> I HAVE BEEN WORKING ON MY GREAT GRANDFATHER TOMAS M. JISKRA AND
> NO PLACE. HE WAS FROM LIPOV NOT SURE IF HE WAS BORN THERE BUT LIVEDTHERE AND
> STARTED HIS FAMILY THERE.SEDLAR BORN
> HE WAS BORN 1866 CZ AND DIED IN TOLEDO OHIO. HE MARRIED CATERINA
> 1866 CZ AND DIED 1931 NORTHWOOD OHIO.Jennifer,
> CHILDREN TOMAS, CATERN, ANNA, JNO ALL CAME TO USA ABOUT 1913
> THERE WAS SOME TALK OF GREAT GRAND FATHER BEING ADOPTED BY FAMILY
> SAME LAST NAME POSSIBLE SISTERS?
> HOW WOULD I FIND THIS OUT? OR WHO SHOULD I CONTACT?
> THANK YOU JENNIFER
Ako sa más^ ? Slovak
Jak se máte ? Czech
Jiskra looks like a Czech surname.
Czech-Bohemia (including Moravia 1849-1918) was a kingdom
(10th century-1918) and part of the Österreichisch-ungarische
or in English, Austro-Hungarian Monarchy.
It was an Austrian Kronland (province)
Both German and Czech languages were used.
Mähren => Maehren => Marin => Moravia.
Mähren was an Austrian Crownland located East of Böhmen
Its capital was Brünn (Brno).
Mähren had been a separate crownland until 1849 when it became a
of Böhmen (Bohemia) together with Österreichisch-Schleisen
Lipov is located 156 miles ESE of Praha in the Czech Republic and not
The LDS-Mormons have filmed the parish church records at the Slovakia
Archives. The film rental is only anout $3.50 per film at your local
But, not in the Czech Republic because the Czech Archives wanted to
this business for themselves.
You can write the Czech Archives to do the surname research which is
Records are written in Czech, German, and Latin.
You can write them in German, Czech, or English.
The research report would be written only in Czech.
If you don't know Czech, you will need to get the narrative report
Czech Archives URLs.
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