In a message dated 12/1/02 2:17:07 PM, SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com
<< the thought crossed my mind that maybe, some
of the people I can't find in the Catholic and Protestant records may
have married into the Jewish faith? >>
I have found an unusual surname for Catholics in the Plavnica area: "AKIM".
I'm not sure if this means that they intermarried or converted or something
else. All I know is that in this country when I see the name "AKIM" it's
usually associated with the Jewish faith.