[Ger-Poland-Volhynia] Szklaney Bozynskiey

Jerry Frank jkfrank at home.com
Tue Oct 23 15:20:03 PDT 2001

At 04:08 PM 21/10/2001 -0600, Karl Lenz wrote:
>In the 1820 Uniejow (located south of Dabie) Civil Records, a witness at the
>baptism of my gr gr grandfather was identified as follows:
>Pana Filicyana Wizner age 24 w Ucu Szklaney Bozynskiey Maystra Mieszkalnego
>My interpretation of this is Mrs Felix Wizner at village (Wsi) Szklaney
>Bozynskiey, master craftsman, residential dweller.  I have been unable to
>locate the place Szklaney Bozynskiey.  Since the mother to my gr gr
>grandfather was a Wiesner, I am hoping to find this place and hence
>information on this likely relative, Felix Wiesner.  Any help would be

I ran this question by some people on the Polish genealogy list.  I also 
forwarded the scan you provided.  The consensus is that what you extracted 
as Ucu is in fact Wsi as you have interpreted it and that you have the 
correct village name noted.  However, I have been unable to find such a 
village in the vicinity of Unijow where one would expect the witness to be 

You have a mystery here that may be very difficult to solve.

Jerry Frank - Calgary, Alberta
jkfrank at home.com

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