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Re: [S-R] Winkler family from Bischdorf

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  • Sheron Winkler
    Thank you so much for this information. I will certainly check this out. Thanks again, Sheron ... Sheron Winkler sheron@thewinklerfamily.com [Non-text portions
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      Thank you so much for this information. I will certainly check this
      out. Thanks again, Sheron
      On Mar 4, 2007, at 3:42 PM, TR HOMEMAIL wrote:

      > Sheron,
      >
      > Puspoki (Umlaut on the u and o) was also called Bischdorf by its
      > German
      > inhabitants, and you can try to find Literature under the German name.
      > Norbert Gschweng has an extensive webpage on the German villages of
      > the
      > Pressburg/Poszony/Bratislava area at
      > http://www.gschweng.de/
      > You may want to contact him.
      >
      > Thomas
      >
      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: "Sheron Winkler" <sheron@...>
      > To: <SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com>
      > Sent: Sunday, March 04, 2007 12:28 PM
      > Subject: [S-R] Winkler family
      >
      > > My husband and I are searching for his ancestors who came to the
      > > United States in 1912-1913.We have discovefred their home towns on
      > > the passengers list and now we are attempting to trace them back.
      > > Peter Vinckler(Winkler) arrived in 1912 and was from
      > > Hedasbeng,Hungary. When trying to look for this place on shetlseeker
      > > the town came up as Kettospince or Kettospencedulo. Maria Vinckler
      > > (Winkler) arrived with her infant son Sylvester in 1913. Their
      > stated
      > > village of origin was Puspoki. We have discovered that this is now
      > > Podenajeske Biskupice or Bratislava II it was Austria-Hungary in
      > 1912
      > > and is now in Slovakia. My husband's grandparents spoke both
      > > Hungarian and German.Maria Winkler's maiden name was called Stanley
      > > in the U.S. but records for their children show several spellings,
      > > among them:
      > > Stengl,Stengli,Steindel,Stendel,Stringles,Stundle,Stanka,Stanko,
      > > Could anyone help me determine the most likely name to search for?
      > > Where is Hedasbeng? We are thinking that it is near Budapest but not
      > > certain. Any ideas or information would be greatly appreciated.
      > Thank
      > > You, Sheron
      > > Sheron Winkler
      > > sheron@...
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      Sheron Winkler
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