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Slansky and Brozicek

I am looking for help in determining what region/district the following towns are considered to be a part of in the CR. Humpolec Vsesulov Any knowledge is greatly appreciated.

Contact: Ellen PO Box 2900 , East Peoria , Illinois 61611

Posted: 06/01/2013


Looking for information on Kopp family, current or anc. Erwin Augustin Kopp born July 25, 1919 in Sternberk. Birthplace may or may not be correct - I don't have a certificate. His brother Ernst & sister Margarete were part of the Sudeten rescue in 1939, settled in St. Walburg, Saskatchewan. Father remained in Czechoslovakia, remarried and passed around 1978. He may have had more children. Erwin & his wife Helge (Mildner - also part of Sudeten rescue) were killed by a drunk driver in Sept 1982. Any guidance or help would be appreciated.

Contact: Robyn , , Saskatchewan

Posted: 05/16/2013


My grandfather immigrated to the U.S. about 1905. His name was Alec Kucipak. His bother Jurko came in the teens, left, and came back in 1930. His village was listed as Ticha, Czechoslovakia. He left again about 1936 and was not heard from until the 1970's. Letters came for a short while, written by Jurko's granddaughter, I think. Now, all contact has been lost. My grandfather's records list him as Ruthenian.

Contact: Helen Durbano 38231 Martins Way , Ocean View , DE 19970

Posted: 04/30/2013


Looking for information on ancestors of Jacob John Halada, born June 29, 1865 in Praha, Boehmen Koenigreich, Austria. He married Anna Hoida in Menominee, MI in 1888, Anna was born 1869 in Chodov, West Bohemia, Czech Republic. They farmed in Lena, WI until his death in 1954. Jacob's parents were George Halada and Anna Sterl.

Contact: S. Hallada , ,

Posted: 04/02/2013


I am looking for information on Wesley Vaclav Kralicek born 1789 in Bohemia and his wife, Katherine Matejka born 1797 in Bohemia. Also, my ggg Jozef Kralicek born 1837; arr in the US in 1863. Any information that you might have would be valuable to my search.

Contact: Donna Kralicek Wolpe , ,

Posted: 03/11/2013


Looking for ancestors of Anton Spevacek who left Beloky in 1857.

Contact: Glenn Spevacek 118 S. Washington St. Suite 218B , Green Bay , WI 54301

Posted: 03/04/2013


Looking for Kaspar who emigrated from Hohenelbe to New York City mid 1800s Parents were Alois born ca 1802 and Sarah born ca 1815 Children were Frederick, William, Ferdinand Frederick

Contact: Bill Robey , ,

Posted: 02/26/2013

Mares, Elsie

born late 1800, died North Riverside, IL 9/25/1966. husband was Anton Jaros. Looking for information about Elsie's parents. She had 2 sisters, Amelia and Olga.

Contact: Gale Kostal , ,

Posted: 02/23/2013

Jaros, Antos

He was born 1911, died 1962. Par Joseph and Rosie. Trying to get information on Joseph and Rosie. Probably immigrated in late 1800s or early 1900.

Contact: Gale Kostal , ,

Posted: 02/23/2013


I am trying to locate any information I can about the surname Cehlarik. I have done research on my great grandfathers immigration from Czechoslovia to US and am hitting a road block. His name is John Frank Cehlarik and the US Census has him coming to the states about 1907-1909. He lived in Catasaqua, PA (near Allentown). His draft cards show Austria-Hungary as country of origin and I know that is not accurate and may be due to his location in Slovakia. I am unable to locate very much information at all. Can anyone assist?

Contact: Sharon Peters , ,

Posted: 01/11/2013