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Re: [S-R] Location ID help needed

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  • squinch42 <vpfezziwig@msn.com>
    The Orlo file is now part of this sites files . Can t it be copied or downloaded on your PC? I tried to send the jpg file to you but my PC doesn t recognize
    Message 1 of 4 , Dec 30, 2002
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      The Orlo file is now part of this sites "files". Can't it be copied
      or downloaded on your PC? I tried to send the jpg file to you but my
      PC doesn't recognize your email address to send anything out.


      --- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com, "Vladimir Bohinc" <konekta@n...>
      wrote:
      > Dear squinch42,
      > Can you send me a scan of that particular record? my address is
      > konekta@n...
      > The best would be to stay in Presov, hotel Dukla.Underground garage.
      > Re Welchko
      > There are now surnames like Velcek, Velicka, Velicko.
      > Since those people were emigrating in hungarian times, go to the
      Ellis
      > Island and check for
      > Velcsek, Velicska and Velicsko.You can also try with W, but there
      will not
      > be many if any.
      > I think, it was Velicsko. So, have alook and make yourself a list
      of places
      > they were coming from and then mark them on a good map.(there is no
      > genealogy without a good map)
      > In this way you will see their concentrations and see, which
      parishes you
      > have to check to find your folks.
      > Do you have a name?
      > Regards,
      > Vladimir
      >
      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: squinch42 <vpfezziwig@m...>
      > To: SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com
      > Sent: Monday, December 30, 2002 3:10 PM
      > Subject: Re: [S-R] Location ID help needed
      >
      >
      > I have reviewed the film from 1824 and forward several times. Both
      > the name and place appear only in 1839 and 1840. Even the location
      of
      > Orlo/Orlov does not appear too often in the church records before
      > 1830. I did not observe this new place anywhere else before or after
      > these two citations. The subsequent death records of both men and
      the
      > daughter (1839 marriage)identifies only "Orlo". I was hoping the
      name
      > of one of the area's other villages had an older name that tied it
      to
      > this new place name. I spoke with a New Jersey genealogist about the
      > matter. He specializes in Rusyn family histories but he couldn't
      help
      > identify it either.
      >
      > My hope is to visit Slovakia next summer and bring along the pages
      > showing my dead ends. Maybe someone there can help. I intend to
      visit
      > the base roots of my family - Orlov. Malcov, Trebisov and Sarisske
      > Sokolovce - and those of my wife - Ulics and maybe Ruske (not sure
      > this is the place yet). Can anyone suggest a good location to use as
      > a base from which to visit these places without changing hotels too
      > often? Can you name a hotel?
      >
      > I have also been seeking the place where my wife's grandmother was
      > born but she left no trace of her past. She married her husband in
      > the US 15 years after she arrived at age 4. The maiden name is
      > spelled "WELCHKO" in the US but I have no idea about the likely real
      > spelling or region. (I suspect she too came from the area near
      Ulics,
      > Ukraine or that SE area of Poland. Any suggestions would be
      welcomed.
      > Thanks for everthing.
      >
      > --- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com, "Vladimir Bohinc"
      <konekta@n...>
      > wrote:
      > > Dear squinch42,
      > >
      > > Orlov is located in a valley, that was used for heavy trading
      with
      > Poland, and it is quite possible, that Demetrious came from Poland.
      > > I would check the records for possible appearance of this surname
      > in marriage records, where another spelling of the place of origin
      > could be.
      > > There may also have been other persons, coming from the same
      place,
      > so one scan through the marriage records, checking just the origins
      > of persons could also help finding it written again, but maybe more
      > clearly.
      > > Vladimir
      > > ----- Original Message -----
      > > From: squinch42 <vpfezziwig@m...>
      > > To: SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com
      > > Sent: Sunday, December 29, 2002 3:54 AM
      > > Subject: [S-R] Location ID help needed
      > >
      > >
      > > I posted a FILE today (December 28, 2002) entitled, "Ancestor
      > > Document" showing the marriage record for my great-grandfather,
      > > Michael Sztegena. The witness is my great-great-grandfather,
      > > Demetrius Sztegena. This excerpt comes from Orlov's GC records.
      I
      > > cannot find the family name in Orlov/Orlo prior to 1839 even
      > though
      > > the local church records go back another 15 years. I suspect the
      > > Sztegena's came to Orlo from the village shown on the document
      > > following the names of both men but I can't find this village on
      > my
      > > Rusyn map of the period. The name appears to be "KASIALNE" but I
      > know
      > > that's wrong.
      > >
      > > Does anyone have information that might identify this place
      > better?
      > > Thanks.
      > >
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