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Re: [S-R] Kany

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  • jtgen96
    Thanks so much. Gwen
    Message 1 of 13 , Oct 19, 2010
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      Thanks so much.

      Gwen

      --- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com, "Michael Mojher" <mgmojher@...> wrote:
      >
      > Gwen,
      > The FHL search engine gives all places with Kany in it because people often have so little to go on when doing a search. By listing all of them it gives you all of the potential places.
      > Since your search was for the singular word Kany, on the FHL page it is only the third one that has that spelling. They too list Country, County and Place.
      > The Kany that Janet found south of Kosice in Hungary is the third listing. The units it belongs to are: Country - Hungary, Megye / County - Abauj-Torna, Jaras / District - Cserehati and Szekhely / Seat - Szepsi in 1882.
      > There is just one roll of film - FHL INTL 601621, It is listed under Anyakonyvek 1809 - 1892. Greek Catholic.
      >
      >
      > From: jtgen96
      > Sent: Thursday, October 14, 2010 6:13 AM
      > To: SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com
      > Subject: Re: [S-R] Kany
      >
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      >
      > I guess this is what I find confusing. When I went to the FHL library catalogue on-line and typed in Kany for the place search I got this:
      >
      > Kanyánka
      > Hungary, Nyitra, Kanyánka
      > Kanyár
      > Hungary, Szabolcs, Kanyár
      > Kány
      > Hungary, Abauj-Torna, Kány
      > Kánya
      > Hungary, Tolna, Kánya
      > Kányavár
      > Hungary, Zala, Kányavár
      >
      > I suppose it is the 3rd entry, but ???
      >
      > I honestly don't know what we would do without your help. All of this is so complicated and we are novices to be sure.
      >
      > Thanks to all of you for your patience.
      >
      > Gwen
      >
      > --- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com, "Janet Kozlay" <kozlay@> wrote:
      > >
      > > I'm not sure what it is you find confusing. Kány is in Hungary, close to its
      > > border with Slovakia, southwest of Kosice. I don't see any evidence that it
      > > had other names. It is mostly Greek Catholic.
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      > >
      > > Janet
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > > From: SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com [mailto:SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com] On
      > > Behalf Of jtgen96
      > > Sent: Tuesday, October 12, 2010 9:33 AM
      > > To: SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com
      > > Subject: [S-R] Kany
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > > Checking the film at the FHL we found a cousin was married to a cantor from
      > > Kany in 1905 and another in 1910. We are confused -- is Kany in Slovakia or
      > > in Hungary? We supposed that it has assumed many different names over time
      > > -- can anyone tell us what these are?
      > >
      > > As always your help is greatly appreciated.
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