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  • sepalmer8
    Vilo, your full email does not show up on the page. my email is sepalmer8 at gmail. com
    Message 1 of 22 , Aug 24 1:52 PM
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      Vilo,
      your full email does not show up on the page. my email is sepalmer8 at gmail. com
      --- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com, "William C. Wormuth" <senzus@...> wrote:
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      > Stacia,
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      > You may write me at: senzus@... and I will help you to read the records.  I do this because I can send the records, translated as jpg.
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      > From: sepalmer8 <sepalmer8@...>
      > To: SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com
      > Sent: Saturday, August 24, 2013 3:50 PM
      > Subject: [S-R] Re: May I introduce myself?
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      > Oh Thank you Thank you. You have no idea how much this means to me! I would never be able to find this. I have looked at these records, and I just cant read them. I see that I must learn to read Slovak. My father didn't ever know where his father was from. So all of this has been such a mystery.
      > Stacey
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      > --- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com, "William C. Wormuth" <senzus@> wrote:
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      > > Your Paulus (Pavol) Record Found in Records for the church in Detvianska Huta [Dehtveeahn-skeh Huhtah] Church records:   https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1951-23415-23294-73?cc=1554443&wc=M99C-FPY:2122056211
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      > > The name of the church is Nanebovzatia Panny Márie [Nahnehbohv-zahteeah Pahn-nee Mah-ree-eh meaning  Assumption of Lady Mary 
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      > > Your father's record for 1901 is not available here.
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      > > Re Békescsaba [Behkehsh-chahbah] Is a town in Southern Hungary.  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/B%C3%A9k%C3%A9scsaba
      > > Map: https://maps.google.com/maps?q=Latky+Slovakia&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=firefox-a&um=1&ie=UTF-8&hl=en&sa=N&tab=wl
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      > > In other near-by churches the records do not go to 1901
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      > > Vilo
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      > > From: sepalmer8 <sepalmer8@>
      > > To: SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com
      > > Sent: Friday, August 23, 2013 6:16 PM
      > > Subject: [S-R] Re: May I introduce myself?
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      > > Wow, everyone has been so helpful, Thank you all. I just have to learn how to use this information.
      > > My Grandfather;s American name was Frank Pollock, but when he came to the US at the age of 8, his name was Pal Polyak, the same name as his father. My grandfather belonged to a Roman Catholic church. Frank was born Oct 7 1901 GGfather Pal Polyak(Paul Polak, Pollock)born Dec 15 1878. Paul states he was born in Latky Slovokia. Frank came to US at a later date with his mother Maria and passenger record states that last residence was Békescsaba. I just don't see any records on the internet for Latky Slovakia. I don't know if I need to request them from the town? I wish there was a list of instructions how to find these records. I am still looking for Maria's maiden name. Thank you all for all the information.I am studying it all and trying to learn
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      > > --- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com, "John" <johnqadam@> wrote:
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      > > > You have received a great deal of good advice in previous replies.
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      > > > What was the RELIGION of Pal POLYAK? We need that because the records for births, deaths and marriages were kepT by the church.
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      > > > --- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com, "sepalmer8" <sepalmer8@> wrote:
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      > > > > Hello all, my name is Stacey and I am new to genealogy. I am researching my Slovak Roots and I am reading and learning, but it seems I have a long way to go. My great grandfather, and grandfather (Pal,Pavel Polyak)both grandfather and great grand father had same name. My ancestors immigrated to the U.S.(Alleghany PA) from LATKY SLOVAKIA IN 1910. I am looking at a lot of posts and websites,but feel a little over whelmed. Any suggestions were to start looking for databases, and how to read them? I would be so grateful if anyone can give me a starting point.
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