In case you did not know, Varsanyik is spelled Vars~anik in modern Slovak. There are still Vars~anik that live in Sliepkovce and Michalovce, any relation?
--- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com, "genmom4" <geismom@...> wrote:
> Dear Marilyn,
> My Varsanyik relatives used the alias Laczko (or some variation of that spelling). They lived in Sliepkovce (Szelepka), Dubrovka (Dubroka) and Budkovce (Butka). These towns are just south of Mihalovce in Zemplen Megye. They can be found online at the pilot search site of the Family History Website.
> My Varsanyik family seems to be rooted in those towns. I found them in the 1869 census, and they are all farmers.
> There is quite a distance between those two towns. My opinion would be that these are Varsa would not be from the same family line as Varsanyik.
> Thanks for the message.
> - In SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com, "Marilyn Hertenstein" <mjhertenstein@> wrote:
> > Barbara,
> > I am interested in your findings for Varsanyik. My ancestors from Slovakia
> > were VARSA. Any chance the two names came from the same family? I found
> > them all in Teplicska near Spisska Nova Ves.
> > Marilyn Hertenstein