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Re: Re. Slovak Customs

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  • RMH
    In my father s family, the first son was named Joseph, and the second, my father, was named Andrew, the same as his father. In my mother s family, the first
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      In my father's family, the first son was named Joseph, and the second, my
      father, was named Andrew, the same as his father. In my mother's family, the
      first son was also named Joseph, but that was also his father's name.
      ----- Original Message -----
      From: <ISvabek@...>
      To: <SLOVAK-ROOTS@onelist.com>
      Sent: Saturday, July 31, 1999 09:59 AM
      Subject: [SLOVAK-ROOTS] Re. Slovak Customs


      > From: ISvabek@...
      >
      > The custom of naming the first born male child after the father maybe true
      > but in my family it seems the second male child was named after the
      father.
      > Louis Svabek, my grandfather, had three sons born in Rovne,Slovakia. The
      > first being Joseph, the second Louis and my father Ladislar. Evidently he
      > didn't follow tradition.
      >
      > Irene Svabek
      >
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