Mateusz Gołaś, son of Hilary Gołaś and Franciszka Kuklińska, was born on 13 September 1862 in Borkowo, Kolno Powiat, Łomża Gubernia, Congress Kingdom of Poland. He was baptized on 14 September 1862 in the parish church in Mały Płock, Kolno Powiat, Łomża Gubernia, Congress Kingdom of Poland.
The Birth and Baptismal Record of Mateusz Gołaś – 1862
SOURCE: Parafia pw. Znalezienia Krzyża Św. (Mały Płock, Kolno Powiat, Łomża Gubernia, Congress Kingdom of Poland), “ Akta urodzeń 1852-1862 [Records of Births 1852-1862],” page 553, folio 256 recto, entry 229, Mateusz Gołaś, 14 September 1862; filmed as Księgi metrykalne, 1771-1863; FHL INTL microfilm 0,948,383.
Click on the image above to view a higher resolution image. Click on the link for a PDF copy of the Birth and Baptismal Record of Mateusz Gołaś. Translated from the Polish, the record reads:
This happened in the village of Mały Płock on the fourteenth day of September in the year one-thousand eight-hundred sixty-two at the hour of four in the afternoon. There appeared Hilary Gołaś, a peasant farmer residing in Borkowo, fifty years of age, in the presence of Roch Niedzwedzki, fifty years of age, together with Ignacy Cudnik, forty years of age, both peasant farmers from Borkowo, and he showed Us a child of the male sex, stating that this child was born in Borkowo yesterday at the hour of eight in the evening of him and his wife Franciszka née Kuklińska, thirty years of age. To this child at Holy Baptism performed by the Reverend Burkowski on this day was given the name Mateusz and his Godparents were Stanisław Sielarz and Maryanna Wyrwas. This document was read aloud to the illiterate declarants and witnesses and was signed by Us.
[signed] The Reverend Franciszek Sakowicz, Pastor of Mały Płock, Maintaining the records of the Civil State
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