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RE: [Slovak-World] Names for Grandparents

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  • konekta@nm.psg.sk
    I thought it was Who , me? Vladimir _____ From: Slovak-World@yahoogroups.com [mailto:Slovak-World@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of David Sent: Monday, April 23,
    Message 1 of 20 , Apr 23, 2007
      I thought it was "Who , me?"

      Vladimir


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      From: Slovak-World@yahoogroups.com [mailto:Slovak-World@yahoogroups.com] On
      Behalf Of David
      Sent: Monday, April 23, 2007 1:39 PM
      To: Slovak-World@yahoogroups.com
      Subject: Re: [Slovak-World] Names for Grandparents



      In the North Western part of Slovakia, where my grandparents came
      from, we called them Statachek and Statingka (Spelling?) My other
      grandfather was called Dedo.
      Dave Kuchta who is called, "Hey You."

      At 02:12 PM 4/22/2007, you wrote:

      >Grandpap was Gigi, which I am now called by my grandkids (baby talk
      >for Gedo, I guess), .
      >
      >Grandma was Baba. Chris definitely put the kabash on being called
      >Baba by our grandkids though.
      >
      >These grandparents were from a bit south of Spis, near Kosice.
      >
      >Jack Gergely
      >Newport News
      >----- Original Message -----
      >From: helene cincebeaux
      >To: <mailto:Slovak-World%40yahoogroups.com>Slovak-World@
      <mailto:Slovak-World%40yahoogroups.com> yahoogroups.com
      >Sent: Saturday, April 21, 2007 11:14 PM
      >Subject: Re: [Slovak-World] Names for Grandparents
      >
      >Hi everyone - I have been asked by a writer what an immigrant from
      >Spis or Saris in the early 1900s would have called their grandmother
      >and grandfather
      >
      >and how about what they called their parents?
      >
      >she would really appreciate your help on this.
      >
      >thanks!
      >
      >helene
      >
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