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Re: [S-R] Andras or Andrasov

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  • martha.andras
    Hi Janet & John, Thanks for this information. I think it is a strong possibility that this is the right family. I ll keep you informed! Martha
    Message 1 of 24 , Oct 20, 2009
      Hi Janet & John,

      Thanks for this information. I think it is a strong possibility that this is the right family. I'll keep you informed!

      Martha

      --- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com, EDWARD LYCKA <lycka-go8@...> wrote:
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      > From: Janet Kozlay <kozlay@...>
      > To: SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com
      > Sent: Tuesday, October 20, 2009 7:56:40 AM
      > Subject: RE: [S-R] Andras or Andrasov
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      > From the map, it looks like Pozdisovce and Lozin are about 5-6 miles apart.
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      > Janet
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      > From: SLOVAK-ROOTS@ yahoogroups. com [mailto:SLOVAK-ROOTS@ yahoogroups. com] On
      > Behalf Of martha.andras
      > Sent: Tuesday, October 20, 2009 3:00 AM
      > To: SLOVAK-ROOTS@ yahoogroups. com
      > Subject: Re: [S-R] Andras or Andrasov
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      > Hi Janet & John,
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      > I just posted a reply to you so I won't repeat that information but I have
      > another question. How far would Pazdics be from Lozin (Lazony)?
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      > Thanks!
      >
      > Martha
      >
      > --- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@ <mailto:SLOVAK- ROOTS%40yahoogro ups.com>
      > yahoogroups. com, "martha.andras" <mandras@ > wrote:
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      > > Hi Janet,
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      > > I don't think this is my family. At least I have never seen any of the
      > names (except Mihaly) before. It is quite interesting though because
      > Stockton, PA is a tiny "patchtown" outside of Hazleton. Of course, it was a
      > coal mining village back then. Where did you find this?
      > >
      > > Thanks!
      > >
      > > Martha
      > >
      > > --- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@ <mailto:SLOVAK- ROOTS%40yahoogro ups.com>
      > yahoogroups. com, "Janet Kozlay" <kozlay@> wrote:
      > > >
      > > > Martha, could this be your family?
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      > > > Immigration December 1893 through Philadelphia:
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      > > > Juliana Andrasov, 45
      > > >
      > > > Theresa, 15
      > > >
      > > > Josef, 11
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      > > > Mihaly, 9
      > > >
      > > > Juliana, 3
      > > >
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      > > >
      > > > Traveling from Pazdics to Stockton PA to Juliana's husband Mihaly.
      > > >
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      > > >
      > > > If so, I may have information for you.
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      > > > Janet
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      > > > _____
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      > > > From: SLOVAK-ROOTS@ <mailto:SLOVAK- ROOTS%40yahoogro ups.com>
      > yahoogroups. com [mailto:SLOVAK- ROOTS@
      > <mailto:SLOVAK- ROOTS%40yahoogro ups.com> yahoogroups. com] On
      > > > Behalf Of martha.andras
      > > > Sent: Wednesday, October 07, 2009 12:05 AM
      > > > To: SLOVAK-ROOTS@ <mailto:SLOVAK- ROOTS%40yahoogro ups.com>
      > yahoogroups. com
      > > > Subject: [S-R] Re: Adopting a New Name
      > > >
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      > > >
      > > > Hello Gordon! (and all!)
      > > >
      > > > I was just catching up on reading all the posts. I was surprised to see
      > you
      > > > were in Hazleton, PA. I live in Hazleton, PA! Where did you do your
      > > > research? I would be happy to look up something here or take photos if
      > you
      > > > need me to.
      > > >
      > > > I don't think my family is connected to yours at all but we do have a
      > > > connection through the county of Zemplin! My husband's great-grandfather
      > was
      > > > from Lozin, Zemplin. Census records vary, saying he was from Austria,
      > > > Hungary, Austria-Hungary or "Slovak". I'm fairly certain Lozin is
      > Slovakia.
      > > > I have been learning a lot about the history of that are from the group
      > > > posts (thank you!!) so the census confusion is understandable.
      > > >
      > > > I have been trying for years to find out more definitive information on
      > what
      > > > the real name was but have not been successful. All my internet searches
      > and
      > > > group posts come up blank. I only found marriage information for him at
      > the
      > > > local Greek Catholic church and birth & death dates from his tombstone.
      > The
      > > > name is Michael (or Mihaly) ANDRAS or ANDRASOV, born 26 March 1881.
      > Census
      > > > records show he immigrated in 1892 or 1893 but I have never been able to
      > > > find documentation on that. He was a coal miner and died here on 24
      > March
      > > > 1932.
      > > >
      > > > Sometimes it is frustrating but I keep pushing on! I have had great luck
      > > > with other branches on my tree but this one and 2 or 3 others have me
      > stuck.
      > > > Maybe I will try posting those other names again but I don't want to add
      > > > confusion to this post. I am considering hiring a professional at this
      > point
      > > > and I know several names have been recommended on our group. If anyone
      > > > stumbles across something to help my quest - let me know!
      > > >
      > > > Well - I just wanted you to know we have a connection through Hazleton
      > and
      > > > Zemplin!
      > > >
      > > > Martha Andras
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