Subcarpathian  – village Kopki

Subcarpathian – village Kopki

Subcarpathian – village KopkiIn Kopki, I am searching for traces of the ancestors of Mierzów and Pasiak as well as Szyja and Szeliga -for now, I am trying to gather all available information, which may allow me to arrange next parts of the”puzzle”...
Emigration to America permits, letters

Emigration to America permits, letters

Emigration to America permits, letters How to find information about Polish emigration from the beginning of the 20th century? One of the sources where we can find exit related content are newspapers published at that time. Thanks to the resources of digital...

Krzczonowski/Lubelski Folk Costume

Krzczonowski folk costume (“worn by the country people from the neighbourhood of the villages Krzczonów and Piotrków, situated south of Lublin”) based on the description of Janusz Świeży, the author of the book Atlas of Polish Folk Costumes (Atlas Polskich Strojów...

The story of Lislaughtin, Ireland

 Dedicated to Jenny My  genealogical experience, first in 2019 Ireland 1 January 2019″The story of Lisaughtin. The part of North Kerry is historical O’Conner country. Here is this inlet of the Shannon estuary are two impressive monuments to their princely...

Zamość, villages XIX

What was the life like in an old village? I often ask questions like this. A good source of knowledge are note from over 100 years before, which were available in former publications. I invite you to imagine this world and to travel back in time in a genealogical...

Wedding in Szreniawa, 1912

“Travels educate” My trip to Poland has brought many interesting discoveries. During my visit to the Ethnographic Museum in Cracow, which I was delighted with, I came across a photo with a signature “Wedding in Szreniawa, 1912”. With the courtesy of the museum, I...