Sorry that I did not answer. My grandmother died (pneumonia).
She was born in Leszczawa Dolna (probably she was also Wallachian/Lemks). Her familly was also emigrated to the US. Unfortunately, I could not ask her about detail.
Yes Larry, it was combination behinde these people.
Yes, Ruthenians were Slavic people.
Sent: Monday, April 22, 2013 1:33 AM
Subject: [bukowsko_triangle] Re: Lemks
Good to hear from you and thank you for the link.
If I understand the article correctly, the Åemko people were formed from a combination of the existing Ruthenian population and the migrating Wallachian shepherds.
Jak daleko siÄ™ga nasza opowieÅ›Ä‡? Co najmniej do XII wieku. Wtedy woÅ‚oscy pasterze przywÄ™drowali w te rejony Å‚aÅ„cuchami gÃ³rskimi. ZaczÄ™li mieszaÄ‡ siÄ™ z Å¼yjÄ…cÄ… w okolicy ruskÄ… ludnoÅ›ciÄ….
How much of each? It may be impossible to say. As I understand it, the original Ruthenians were a Slavic people.
--- In mailto:bukowsko_triangle%40yahoogroups.com, Robert Piech <kalomel1@...> wrote:
> How are You ?
> Today in one of the lagrest Polish portal "Onet" isÂ interesting article presented - about Lemks.Â The interesting is that the Lemks are mostly from Wolochs origin. (we have not slovanian roots)
> Here is the link:
> Best wishes,
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