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Researching the surname Humlicek from Frysava.
Duane Humlicek - Posted 21 November 1999
Researching: SCHILLER, PLIŠKA, PRESLER
Anna Schiller, Frysava, Moravia. Her Father was Rudolf Schiller of Cikanka, Bohemia, and her mother was Marie Pliska of Frysava. Marie Pliska's father and mother were Joseph Pliska and Vincencia Presler. The Schillers emigrated to Silver Lake, Minnesota. I both have Information, and of course need information.
Tim Rosenlof - Posted 24 March 1999
Researching: BAŠTA, SEDLÁČEK, BUCKÁČEK, GOUCHER
My Grandfather, Rudolph P. Basta (born 2.II.1881 - died 18.XII.1952) married Frances Sedlacek. My grandfather's father was Frank Basta (b 1849, d 1905), he married Mary Buckacek in Frysava. They had five children: Frank, Joseph, Mary, Emily (married Carl Goucher in USA resided in Omaha), and my grandfather. Frank and Mary Basta came to USA, 1st to Minnesota, then homesteaded 160 acres in Colfax County, Clarkson, Nebraska.
email: - Rudyburgh@aol.com - Posted 15 January 2003
I'm looking for information about my maternal ancestors and their descendants in, and around, Frysava. Specifically the following surnames and villages: Bukacek - in Frysava, Vrist & Kuklik; Humlicek & Slama - in Frysava; Ehrenberger - in Frysava & Trhonice.
email: - Paul Ptacek - email@example.com - Posted 15 January 2003
Researching: ROUČKA, HAYEK (HAJEK)
I am researching Roucka and Hayek relatives that came from Frysava in 1905 and 1906 to the United States of America. Frank Roucka (b 17.XII.1856) and Anna Hayek came to Plattsmouth, Nebraska in 1906 following their second oldest son Joseph Roucka who arrived in Plattsmouth the previous year with a relative named Alois Smetana. Frank and Anna Roucka brought with them their children, Anna, Lilly, Joseph, Phillip, and Peter. Their oldest son, Frank Roucka (b ~1880) stayed in Frysava with his sweetheart. An aunt, Josephine Hayek, came with the family to America. If anyone has information regarding Roucka's or Hayek's from Frysava, please let me know.
email: - Rebecca White - firstname.lastname@example.org - Posted 10 February 2004
Researching: KAKÁČ, POPELKA, RADEK, ŠÍR, STEHLIK
My great grandfather, Tomas Kakac, was born in Vecov, 22.VIII.1838. He married Anna Popelka from Frysava and they lived in Frysava for one year after the marriage. My grandfather, Jan Kakac, was born in Vecov on 16.VII.1865. Other ancestors from Frysava include: Frantisek Sir who married Marie Stehlik on 27.XII.1795; Frantisek Radek who married Victorie Sir on 10.VII.1814; Jan Popelka who married Josefa Radek on 10.I.1837.
email: - Carroll Kakac email@example.com - Posted 21 April 2004
Researching: MUSIL, BENEŠ
Researching: ŠTĚPÁN,VAŠIK, NEDĚLA, BAŠTA (BASCHTA), SLÁMA, TOCZFUS (sp), PLOČEK (PLOCZEK), SADOWSKY, SYSOVA, RYCHTÁŘ (RYCHTARZ), MITCZIN, ČERNÝ (CERNEY), ONDRAC, VAŘÁK (WARAK).
The villages that encompass my research are: Kuklik, house # 65; Kadov, house #5; Konikov, house #28; Frysava, Samotin, house #14; Kratka, Blatiny, Krizanky, Ondranec, house #4; Rozinka, Kundratice, houses #21 & 37; Michov, Rozsochy, Domanin, Cikanka, house #1.
My earliest research goes back to 1662. It is all within the Nové Město area. Joseph and Antonie Vasik Stepan came to the US in 1893 settling in Pawnee County, DuBois, Nebraska. The name has remained the same with the exception of one descendant in Michigan who changed it to Stephan. Frank and Anna Vasik Stepan came to the US in 1891, also settling in the Pawnee County area. Frank and Joseph were brothers. Antonie and Anna were sisters.
email: - Mildred Buethe firstname.lastname@example.org - Posted 26 May 2008
Researching: SWOBODA, SVOBODA, SLÁMA, KÖNIGSMARK, BUKÁČEK
My great grandfather, Franz/František/Frank Swoboda was born in Frysava on 15 Nov 1839 to Philipp & Anna (Königsmark) Swoboda. Frank Swoboda married Maria Slama on 6 Nov 1864. Maria Slama was born to Jan & Josefa (Bukáček) Sláma on 25 Mar 1846 in Frysava. Frank & Maria Swoboda had several children in Frysava including: Antonie, Josefa (b. 29 May 1874), Anna (b. Jul 1876), Josef (b. 9 Nov 1877) & Filip (b. 21 Feb 1880). Frank Swoboda & Marie (Slama) Swoboda, came to America in 1888 with two young sons, Josef & Philipp.
email: - Don Swoboda email@example.com - Posted 4 November 2009
Researching: SIR (ŠÍR, SCHIER)
My grandmother, Josefa Sir, was born on 5 May 1871 in Frysava #79, Moravia. Her father was Jan Sir (b. 3 July 1838) in Frysava, Moravia, and her mother was Anna Slama (b. 1839 in Kadov, Moravia). Jan Sir’s father was Frantisek Sir and his mother was Frantiska Kosek. Anna Slama’s father was Tomas Slama from Kadov and Josepha Bohac from Kadov. Josefa Sir came to the US with her family around 1883 and settled in the Cleveland, OH, area.says that Josefa’s parents were bakers and had a bakery in and in the Cleveland area. I am looking for any more information on my grandmother’s family and ancestry.
email: - Martha Mistr Steele firstname.lastname@example.org - Posted 20 April 2010
Researching: SMETANA, LOPAUR, LOPAUROVÁ, ŠTĚPÁNEK, ŠTĚPÁNKOVÁ
I am searching for both the Frantisek Smetana family and the family of Pavlina Stepankova born in Frysava. I believe that they are the paternal and maternal parents of my grandparents: Alois Smetana and Maria [Lopaurova] Smetana. They came from Frysava in 1905 and settled in Plattsmouth, Nebraska. So grateful for any information you may have.
email: - Marilee Mead email@example.com - Posted 20 February 2011
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