Re: St. Mihaly
- --- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@egroups.com, "Michael Mojher" <mgmojher@j...>
>I did find my
> grandfather's Declaration of Intent card and he said that he wasfrom
> Pressu, Hungary (Presov?). But so far I have not been able to findPres^ov (Sv) Epérjes (H) Preschau (G)
> his birth
> (Feb. 2, 1879) on a FHC film for Presov covering the year
> he was born.
> It's probably S~aris~ske' Michal'any, located just a few milesActually S^aris^ské Michal'any was known as Szentmiha'lyfalva (H)
> northwest of
> Presov on the main road. It was formerly known as Szentmiha'ly
> (Hungarianfor Saint Michael), like a few other placenames in
> Joe Armata
meaning Saint Michael's village.
The LDS filmed the R.C. matriky (1767-1896) for S^aris^ské