Re: Reading a name on Ellis Island Manifest
- Frank and Joe,
Thanks very much. Jozsa makes much more sense. I've removed the file
so as not to take up space that others can use.
--- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@y..., "frankly1us" <frankur@a...> wrote:
> Looks to me like Józsa, which is a Hungarian for given name
> Look at the given name Jan.
> Nagybossány , Hungary was formerly located in Nyitra megye.
> Now Vel'ké Bos^any, Slovakia.
> R.C. parish church records (1691-1899) exist for Vel'ké Bos^any.
> Again because it was Nitra can't locate the LDS film numbers ?
--- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@y..., "Armata, Joseph R. (JArmata)" <JArmata@g...>
> Hi Tim! I think it's Jozsa, since I and J are often the same letter
> script. Compare #6 Itzek for the "z". Jozsa is Hungarian for
> Joe Armata