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TITLE: Part 1: Stable Cadastral Mapping System of the Czech Republic
PRESENTERS: Helmuth Schneider
DESCRIPTION: This 4 video set reviews a one hour presentation describing Cadastral Maps and Land Records used in the Czech Republic and how they can be used in genealogical research throughout most of Bohemia and Moravia.

TITLE: Using Cadastral Maps and Land Records to View Your Ancestor’s Property at Present
PRESENTERS: Helmuth Schneider
DESCRIPTION: This presentation is a continuation of content found in “Stable Cadastral Mapping System of the Czech Republic (Presented in 4 parts)” In this part, you will learn how to locate the present houses numbers, house image, and plot information using the current Real Estate Cadastre at www/ This presentation does a step by step walk through with examples of taking information found in archive records from the 1700-1900’s and applying it to 1800’s Cadastral maps and current Katastr maps helping you locate the exact GPS coordinates, images, and driving instructions to see your ancestors property online or in person when you visit the Czech Republic.

TITLE: Finding Naturalization Records
PRESENTER: Cathi Weber
DESCRIPTION: Did your immigrant ancestor become an American citizen? Learn about clues to find their records.
Cathi Weber has been researching her family for over 40 years and started NorthStar Genealogy to help others with their research and teach classes. She is President of the Anoka County (MN) Genealogical Society and the chair of the Education Committee of the Minnesota Genealogical Society.

HANDOUT: Finding Naturalization Records

TITLE: Where Did They Come From and Where Are Their Records?
DESCRIPTION: One of the most difficult parts of Czech and Slovak genealogy is “getting across the pond”. In this presentation, Jim Hudec takes you step-by-step through the process of exploring the various places you may find that all important clue and ends the presentation with a quick review of how to explore each of the current online archives in the Czech Republic and Slovakia. This is a great start for those still trying to find that first village and a perhaps a new perspective for those who still have additional ancestral villages yet to find.

TITLE: The DNA Side of Genealogy
PRESENTER: Alice Eichholz, Ph.D., CG
DESCRIPTION: This presentation outlines the various types of DNA testing available and how they can be used to assist in conducting genealogical research.


CSA Microfilm #1
Content: Issues 15 Sep 1891 through 1 Nov 1898, 684 images, 649 meg, In Czech.

CSA Microfilm #2
Content Issues 1 Nov 1898 through 1 Nov 1905, 721 images, 645 meg, In Czech.

CSA Microfilm #15
Content Issues 1 Oct 1844 through 30 Jun 1946, 376 images, 393 meg, In Czech with English.

TITLE: The Bohemain Ancestry of Frank Kenneth Barta
AUTHOR: Reverend Frank Kenneth Barta, M. Div., 1995, 110 pages, 40.5 meg.
SAMPLE SURNAMES: Barta, Sticha, Pomije, Jansa, Langer, Kubin, Nerud,
SAMPLE LOCATIONS: Czech Republic: Novosedly nad Nezarkou, Dolni Cermna, Lanskroun, Horni Tresnovec, Purkarec, Bohunice. USA: New Prague, MN, Sun Prairie, WI; Cherma, WI; Watertown, WI; Spokane, WA; Coeur d’Alene, ID; Spruce Hill, MN, Bigfork, MT.

TITLE: Frantisek and Barbora Bouril
AUTHOR: Gladys C Boril, 1990, 171 pages, 102 meg.
SAMPLE SURNAMES: Bouril, Hlavacek, Hovorka, Hruska, Krchma.
SAMPLE LOCATIONS: Czech Republic: Vodice, Techobuz, Barsovsky. USA: Norman, WI; Carlton, WI; Manitowoc, WI.

TITLE: Descendants of Josef Buresh and Anna Kulhnova
AUTHOR: Elma Wisnieski Carpenter, 1990, 171 pages, 31.4 meg.
SAMPLE SURNAMES: Buresh, Chudomelka, Beranek, Crothers, Ott, Kdreikemeier, Peplinski, Spulak
SAMPLE LOCATIONS: Czech Republic: Podhorany. USA: Clarkson, NE; Dodge, NE; Romeo, MI; Holland, MI;

TITLE: Interface, a family genealogy
AUTHOR: Joseph E. Calek, 2000, 190 pages, 59 meg.
SAMPLE SURNAMES: Blaha, Calek, Cizek, Rajdl, Raydl, Horak, Hulka, Zak, Slavik, Linhart, Stejr.
SAMPLE LOCATIONS: Czech Republic: Kluky, Podmoky, Rimovice, Vlkanec, Ostrunzo, Spacice, Dolni Pocatky, Hostkovice, Hlohov, Krchleby, Vycapy, Kotoucov, Caslav. USA: Berwyn, IL; Chicago, IL; Waukegan, IL; St Louis, MO;

The Chaloupeks of Kopidlo
TITLE: The Chaloupeks of Kopidlo
AUTHOR: Leighton Kaloupek, 2012, 115 pages, 12.8 meg.
SAMPLE SURNAMES: Chalupa, Chaloupek, Holcknecht, Haloupek, Kaloupek, Jarosek, Sima,
SAMPLE LOCATIONS: Czech Republic: Belec, Bor, Bratronice, Kopidlo, Plzen, Zbecno, . USA: Elberon, IA; Tama County, IA, Benton County, IA.

TITLE: Chmelik Genealogy
AUTHOR: David K Eiteman, 2018, 48 pages, 1.8 meg.
SAMPLE SURNAMES: Chmelik, Prochazka, Saxe, Kolarik, Rys, Dobry,
SAMPLE LOCATIONS: Czech Republic: Joachimsthal/Jachymov, Klatovy, Buchlovice. USA: Cuyahoga Cty, OH, Cleveland, OH.

TITLE: Matej Chmelka Family History
AUTHOR: Rosalyn Marie Chmelka, 1992, 171 pages, 139 meg.
SAMPLE SURNAMES: Chmelka, Kucera, Makovicka, Soukup, Hula, Kubr, Pospisil, Coufal, Polak, Fencl, Koza, Mazenec, Otoupal.
SAMPLE LOCATIONS: Czech Republic: Valec, Dalesice, Rouchovany. USA: Omaha, NE; Coucil Bluffs, IA; Brainerd, NE; Madison, WI; Bruno, NE; Plasi, NE.

TITLE: Dobrozemsky Genealogy
AUTHOR: David K Eiteman, 2018, 107 pages, 1.7 meg.
SAMPLE SURNAMES: Dobry, Dobrozemsky, Prochazka, Jurcova, Mikel, Madera, Hrabec, Bina, Samek, Dvoracek, Strickova, Ptacek
SAMPLE LOCATIONS: Austria: Vienna. Czech Republic: Buchlovice, Uherske Hradiste. USA: Cuyahoga, OH.

Fillipe/Phillipe Family History 1752-2009 —45.8 meg
TITLE: Fillipe/Phillipe Family History 1752-2009
AUTHOR: Jim Phillipe, 2009, 151 pages, 45.8 meg.
SAMPLE SURNAMES: Fillipe, Filipi, Phillipe, Mylnar, Makovsky, Bartush, Piker, Oliva, Bushka, Vasek, Miska, Vorlick, Bartos, Hegr
SAMPLE LOCATIONS: Czech Republic: Borova, Pusta Rybna, Dzbanez, Hamry, Studnice, Filipov, Kamenicky, Javornik, Policka, Prosec, Zaborh. USA: Silver Lake, MN; Mott, ND; Dassel, MN; Clarson, NE.

TITLE: Haban-Sevcik Family Book
AUTHOR: Elizabeth B. Haban, 1990, 308 pages, 65.6 meg.
SAMPLE SURNAMES: Haban, Nascimbeni, Sevcik, Podolak.
SAMPLE LOCATIONS: Czech Republic: Pravotice, Brezolupi. Slovakia: Male Topolcanky, Nitra, Trencin. USA: Racine, WI; Sturtevant, WI; Cicero, IL; Chicago, IL; Madison, WI.

The Houdeks from Paseky —28.8 meg
TITLE: The Houdeks from Paseky
AUTHOR: Merle Houdek, 2014, 283 pages, 28.8 meg.
SAMPLE SURNAMES: Barta, Cervenka, Charvat, Chizek, Frana, Houdek, Klimesh, Kouba, Schneberger, Secora, Sykora, Zobal
SAMPLE LOCATIONS: Czech Republic: Paseky, Mysenec, Protivin, Zahori, Jamny, Doubravka, Chrastany, USA: Allegheny (Pittsburgh), PA; Winneshiek, IA; Fort Atkinson, IA; Spillville, IA; Lidgerwood, ND; Pisek, ND;

TITLE: Sticha Genealogy
AUTHOR: , 1990, 171 pages, 100 meg.
SAMPLE SURNAMES: Skluzacek, Mracek, Sticha, Bouska, Maxa, Trnka, Schoenbauer, Krenik, Bouska.
SAMPLE LOCATIONS: Czech Republic: Dunajovice, Hvozdec, Mladosovice, Dolni Militin, Novosedly, Lisov, Krenovice. USA: Owatonna, MN; Lonsdale, MN;

TITLE: My Czech Cousins
AUTHOR: Leighton Kaloupek, 2016, 244 pages, 102 meg.
SAMPLE SURNAMES: Kaloupek, Cerveny, Hach, Hercjk, Kasl, Kesl, Stepanek.
SAMPLE LOCATIONS: Czech Republic: Plzen, Chlum, Strizovice, Sec, Stahlavy, Nebilovy, Petrovice, Kocin. USA: Tama, IA; Belle Plaine, IA; Cedar Rapids, IA.

TITLE: Joseph L Uhlik, Bohemia to America
AUTHOR: Victor M Uhlik, 2012, 81 pages, 22 meg.
SAMPLE SURNAMES: Uhlik, Radl, Kress, Latimer, Colquitt,
SAMPLE LOCATIONS: Czech Republic: Klatovy, Plzen. USA: Detroit, MI; , Ohio, Nebraska, Texas.

History of the Joseph Varick Family —17.9 meg
TITLE: History of the Joseph Varick Family
AUTHOR: Doris Varick Friedl, 22 pages, 17.9 meg.
SAMPLE SURNAMES: Varick, Dolezal, Drabek, Talsky, Ruzicka, Shimunek, Friedl
SAMPLE LOCATIONS: Czech Republic: Polnicka, Velka Losenice USA: West Milwaukee, WI; Hales Corners, WI.

In the Beginning
TITLE: In the Beginning: The Kuře/Straka Family History including Kubeš and Kratína families
AUTHOR: Rosemary Loss Bodien, 1994, 93 pages, 70.5 meg.
SAMPLE SURNAMES: Chalupa, Chaloupek, Holcknecht, Haloupek, Kaloupek, Jarosek, Sima,
SAMPLE LOCATIONS: Czech Republic: Horazdovice Lhota, Zabori, Ruda, Karlov, Tremosna. USA: Ratan, NM, Cadott, WI, Racine, WI.

Mracek Genealogy
TITLE: Mracek Genealogy
AUTHOR: Jack Mracek, 1993, 134 pages, 57.9 meg.
SAMPLE SURNAMES: Mracek, Cigler, Duban, Franek, Horejsi, Valek, Malecha, Duda, Trenda, Frejlach, Ctvrnik
SAMPLE LOCATIONS: Czech Republic: Stepanovice, Slavosovice, Horusice. USA: Veseli, MN; Lonsdale, MN.

Zabokrtsky, Jenik, and Pavlicek Families in the Czech Republic: A 400 Year Journey —25.3 meg
TITLE: Zabokrtsky, Jenik, and Pavlicek Families in the Czech Republic: A 400 Year Journey
AUTHOR: Gary Mitchel Zabokrtsky, 99 pages, 25.3 meg.
SAMPLE SURNAMES: Zabokrtsky, Jenik, Pavlicek
SAMPLE LOCATIONS: Czech Republic: Zahmanova Lhotka, Kostelecka Lhota, Slemeno, Tisova, USA: Cedar Rapids, IA; Marshall Cty, KS; Bremen, KS; Hanover, KS.

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