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Re: [S-R] Re: Help with birth location

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  • htcstech
    Miklos is for Nicholas, relating to Mikulas or St Nicklaus and Santa Claus. For years I thought my middle name translated to Michael. There are quite a few
    Message 1 of 15 , Dec 5, 2012
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      Miklos is for Nicholas, relating to Mikulas or St Nicklaus and Santa Claus.
      For years I thought my middle name translated to Michael.
      There are quite a few Mikulas in Slovakia and Austria at the time.



      On 6 December 2012 04:29, bassfantastic <breny@...> wrote:

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      > From what I know, they were Roman Catholic at least the church associated
      > with the cemetery where they were buried is Roman Catholic and I know my
      > late husband and his father were Roman Catholic. Whether they were Greek
      > Catholic at some time, I don't know. I remember my husband telling me that
      > the name Miklish was originally miklos (not sure how that's spelled) Of
      > course, I'm not sure this may or may not be true. Just hearsay I believe
      >
      >
      > --- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com, "John" <johnqadam@...> wrote:
      > >
      > > I am guessing that he was Greek Catholic. [Russion] was probably Rusyn.
      > >
      > > Cisarik gives a single clue for Miklic in Zemplen Megye = country and
      > that is in Stropkov.
      > >
      > > Somehow, we need to figure out the village name in Zemplen Megye. I know
      > that we can do it!
      > >
      > >
      > >
      >
      >
      >


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