Marginal Marriage Notation for Sabina Niedziałkowska

On Sabina Niedziałkowska’s Birth and Baptismal Record, there is a marginal notation of her marriage.  Usually, these marginal notations of marriage were made if the marriage took place in another parish.  This one, however, is a bit unusual, since the marriage took place in the same parish where Sabina was baptized.

Marginal Notation for the Marriage of Sabina Niedzialkowska

Marginal Notation of Marriage for Sabina Niedziałkowska

Click on the link for a PDF copy of the marginal notation for the Marriage of Sabina Niedziałkowska.  The record, translated from Polish, states:

Sabina Niedziałkowska married Edward Nowakowski in Szwelice on the 14th of September in the year 1924

I, the Pastor of Szwelice, witness

Father [T. Hacyński]

The signature of the priest is difficult to read.  When transcribing documents, professional genealogists often enclose difficult-to-read words in square brackets to indicate that the transcription is uncertain.  If words within a document are completely illegible, transcribers may simply indicate the number of illegible words within square brackets thus:

[two words]

Square brackets are also used to enclose the transcriber’s notes within a transcription.

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