Re: "Kosailne" examples
- Thanks for the upload; having a hundred pairs of eyes on it will
probably be the best thing you can have.
As second best, go to
and type in "Slovakia" and "Orlov" and they will come up with a list
of settlements within 10 miles (or 10 km if you prefer), along with
current names and some older names for the same location.
I read among the K's: Krendelovka; Krempach, Kremná; Kriviany,
Krivany; Krá¾ova Studòa; Kamenica; Kyjov; Kozelec; and enviz,
--- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com, "squinch42" <vpfezziwig@...>
> I uploaded a FILE today entitled "Ancestor Document" showing a
> extract from an 1840 Orlov church record. The spellingof "Kosailne"
> differs between the groom and witness. The former appears to berecords.
> Kosailne while the latter could be Kosailno or Kosailnu. The word
> appears where the "place name" normally appears in Orlov's
> Other poorly written versions (yes, the rest are worse examples)
> appear to be written as Kosculno, Koseuhrusen, Koszavnai and
> as near as I can determine. I do not have jpg files for these,Kozselecz
> unfortunately. I have ordered the LDS 1869 census film for
> to see if the handwriting is similar but would appreciate theboard
> taking another look at this.record.
> The last appearance of this place name occurs in an 1847 birth
> It is sandwiched between a record for Orlo and Andrejovka, so Iknow
> it is a place, not an occupation, social ranking or other piece ofa
> information. The same placement exists on an 1846 death record for
> child. After 1847, all place references show "Orlo" (Orlov).
> All opinions are welcomed.