|| The "My Heritage" quilt
The families of both my parents trace their roots back to four villages
in the western part of what is now the Slovak Republic: Bánovce nad Bebravou,
Brezová pod Bradlom, Košariská, and Myjava. Please visit:
The immigrant ancestors all arrived from (then) Hungary between 1890 and 1910.
Ancestors of Stefan BOLECH include surnames KRIZAN, KUTNA, OPATT.
Ancestors of Maria KORBEL include the surname HACSKO.
Descendants of Stefan BOLECH and Maria KORBEL include surnames BOLECH, BROCK, BURZA, KOLAR, LAHOR, TRUNOVSKY.
Ancestors of Jan PLAČKO include surnames BLANAR, JURIČEK, PASTOREK, PODSEDNIK, LAHOR, ZVONAR.
Ancestors of Judita KRIKO include surnames BATKA, KLUČOVSKY, AKO, SEVCIK.
Descendants of Jan PLAČKO and Judita KRIKO include surnames BAROSKO, DALLMAN, DVORATCHEK, FABRY, KUCHARIK, MEANS, RINKOR,
SADAK, SCHALEY, SOLLIE, SURAK, SVEJCAR, VALASEK.
Ancestors of Daniel SADAK include surnames ADAMEK, BOHAČ, KAVICKY, MOCKOVCIAK.
Ancestors of Anna VICIAN include surnames BATKA, KOPECKY, REPTA.
Descendants of Daniel SADAK and Anna VICIAN include surnames ALBRIGHT, HOLIC, JANCA, PLACKO, VISKUP.
Ancestors of tefan LAHOR include surnames KOSTELANCIK, KRAVARIK, OSUSKY, SLUKA, UHRIK, VALKO.
Ancestors of Anna POTÚČEK include surnames
BEDNAR, DODRV, HUSKA, KUČERA, MAKYS, PLAČKO, TOMASKA, ZVONAR.
Descendants of tefan LAHOR and Anna POTÚČEK include surnames BOLECH, DURIK, PLACKO.
Looking for descendants of:
Mildred PLACKO and Michael ALONZI;
of Glenn BOLECH;
or of Frantisek BURZA.
Where are you?
Some web pages that I've found helpful:
Bill Tarkulich's page
of excellent research helps for Slovak genealogy
ancestry.com, a subscription website -- possibly available at a local library
familysearch.org -- access to Slovak church and census records and much more,
provided by the LDS
CookCountyGenealogy.com -- historical vital record search
findagrave.com. Some gravesite information at this site includes obituaries
legacy.com -- more obituaries
www.csagsi.org -- Czech & Slovak American Genealogy Society of Illinois
www.cgsi.org -- Czechoslovak Genealogical Society International
Martin Votruba's web page on Slovak topics
HTML codes for Slovak
letters, by David Jay Webber
Send email to anabeth at dollins dot org
Haven't yet found any ancestors who immigrated AFTER the American Revolution.
Ancestors of Joseph A. DOLLINS include surnames ALEXANDER, CHISM, COLLINS, DOLLINS, ESTES, LEE, MALLORY.
Ancestors of Sidney Ann FINNEY include surnames FINNEY, MANSPILE, McFALL.
Descendants of Joseph A. DOLLINS and Sidney Ann FINNEY include surnames BARTLETT, CARR, EAMES, GAMBRIEL, HALL, HARRINGTON, McNUTT, TRIMBLE, WILLIAMS, WILSON.
Photos of the gravestones of Joseph Estes and Ritty Lee
Ancestors of Sanford B. GAMBRIEL include surname ANDERSON.
Ancestors of Martha Jane SPARKS include surnames FULLER, LAMBERT, PADGET.
Descendants of Sanford B. GAMBRIEL and Martha Jane SPARKS include surnames DOLLINS, GOULD, HUFSTADTER, McMACKIN, MOORE.
Ancestors of John Jasper GRAY include surname WEAVER.
Ancestors of Mary Ann HAMSON include surname TANNER.
Descendants of John Jasper GRAY and Mary Ann HAMSON include surnames BENNETT, STEVENSON, WALDEN.
Ancestors of Lewis F. WALDEN include surnames BAGENALL (BAGNALL), BRODIE, BRUCE, CAMPBELL, GRIFFITH, HAMPTON, HARRISON, HOWARD, JOHNES, KAVANAUGH, KNOE, LOFTUS, MORIN, PARSONS, PURDON, RICE (RHYS), VAUGHN, WALDEN, WALLACE, WILLIAMS, WOODS, WORSOP.
Ancestors of Belle Florence CAMPBELL include surnames BAILEY, BECK, BORDEN, BROETZ, CAMPBELL, CLATTER, EAMES, FILKES, FOWLE, GROVER, HUMMEL, KELLER, LANDENBERG, LIEBER, MATTHES, McAMIS(H), McCORD, MEANS, PECK, PEDEN, ROBINSON, SCHEMPP, SHARKEY, TORNOR, WINTER
Descendants of Lewis F. WALDEN and Belle Florence CAMPBELL include surnames ASBURY, BUTTS, GIBSON, GRAY, PROCTOR, SPANGLER.
Where was SILAS HAMSON born?
Where and when did JOHN JASPER GRAY die?
Resources that have been helpful in the search:
dar.org -- Daughters of the American Revolution Patriots Database
Public libraries in Benton, Illinois, Knoxville, Tennessee,
Aurora, Illinois, Urbana, Illinois, and elsewhere
Send email to chuck at dollins dot org