Re: Shudick research
- --- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@y..., miriamtkach@a... wrote:
> Dear Kate,that
> Yes. My grandfather and your grandfather were first cousins.
> The Shudicks were Roman Catholic in Slovakia. I'll try to find the
> four Shudick siblings in Ohradzany (one of the brothers was the
> father of John Shudick Sr. and one of the sisters was the mother of
> my grandfather Andy Tkach Klich). These four Shudicks were born
> probably between 1858 and 1875. If the records are in good order, I
> should find the parents and the grandparents of the four Shudick
> siblings. I know that one of the Shudick siblings in Ohradzany--who
> was an aunt of both your grandfather and my grandfather--was a
> seamstress who remained single. She had some health problem and
> walked with a limp. The lady at the Morman Research Center said
> the microfilms I ordered should come in within 2-4 weeks. I'll keepahoj Mary Jo
> you posted.
> Mary Jo
Shudick would be the post-emigration surname spelling.
Some emigrants changes names after arrival in the U.S.
You want S^udik spelled with the Slovak diacritic letter S^ = Sh.
The Slovakia telephone directory lists 3 surname S^udik under
Directory also lists 4 surnames S^udik under Ohradzany (Sv)
formerly Göröginye (H)