Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Immigrants from Drahenice and Draheničky, Bohemia

It is not too common to find notes about emigration in registries from Central Bohemia. But I happened to run into several families from Drahenice, Příbram district, which have a small note written in the birth records of their children. And you can find a list of those children in this blog post.

Americam migravit - migrated to America

Beneš family I - father Jan Beneš, mother Marie nee Trach (Drahenice)
  • Adolf, born 8th September 1857
  • Josef, born 6th September 1852
Beneš family II - father Jan Beneš, mother Marie nee Kuděj (Drahenice)
  • Josef, born 1th August 1865
Bláha family - father Vojtěch Bláha, mother Josefa nee Peroutka (Drahenice)
  • Marie, born 10th August 1863
Cihla family - father Jan Cihla, mother Marie nee Kozdera (Drahenice)
  • František, born 10th April 1862
  • Ignác, born 7th August 1865
  • Jan, born 14th May 1853
  • Marie, born 21st April 1855
  • Václav, born 29th August 1857
Kuděj family - father Jan Kuděj, mother Marie nee Vondášek (Drahenice)
  • Anastazie, born 25th February 1864
  • Anna, born 7th December 1861
  • Barbora, born 19th December 1859
  • Jan, born 8th June 1852
  • Josef, born 25th February 1857 
  • Josefa, born 20th March 1850
  • Matěj, born 20th February 1855
Procházka family - father Ignác Procházka, mother Marie nee Kolman (Drahenice)
  • Barbora, born 2nd October 1846
  • Josefa, born 19th March 1851
Stýbal family - father František Štýbal, mother Anastazie nee Kopáček (Drahenice)
  • Anastazie, born 2nd October 1865
  • František, born 27th September 1857
  • Ignác, born 18th July 1863
  • Josefa, born 6th March 1861
  • Václav, born 5th September 1855
Štěrba family - father Václav Štěrba, mother Terezie nee Huleš (Drahenice)
  • Jan, born 26th April 1859
  • Josef, born 15th July 1863
Tintěra family - father František Tintěra, mother Anna nee Dupáč (Drahenice)
  • Anna, born 11th June 1846
  • Marie, born 17th August 1851
  • Václav, born 26th November 1848
Trach family - father František Trach, mother Kateřina nee Ligr (Drahenice)
  • Josef, born 16th November 1851
  • Kateřina, born 30th November 1849
Záluský family - father Jan Záluský, mother Marie nee Penička (Draheničky)
  • František, born 30th August 1849
  • Jan, born 15th May 1847
  • Josef, born 21st August 1845

3 comments:

  1. I have looked at baptism records from a lot various different parishes and some have information added like when the person was married, when or if they immigrated and others have nothing. I guess it depends on how diligent the priest was.

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    1. HI Michael, yes, exactly - it depends only on the priest. If he was diligent, he was recording every marriage or death also to the birth registry. And such priests are treasure!

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  2. My last name is Posival and my family immigrated to America in the early 1900s. My great grandfather's name was Leopold C Posival and grandmother Kundagunda Posival. I cannot find much information past the immigration papers from New York.

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