The Birth and Baptism of Katarzyna Chodkowska – 1812

Katarzyna Chodkowska, daughter of Jacek Roch Chodkowski and Ewa Krzyżewska, was born on 26 February 1812 in Mosaki-Rukle, Krasne Gmina, Przasnysz Powiat, Płock Department, Duchy of Warsaw. She was baptized in the parish church in Krasne, Krasne Gmina, Przasnysz Powiat, Płock Department, Duchy of Warsaw on 27 February 1812.

The Birth and Baptismal Record of Katarzyna Chodkowska - 1812

The Birth and Baptismal Record of Katarzyna Chodkowska - 1812

SOURCE: Parafia pw. św. Jana Chrzciciela (Krasne, Krasne Gmina, Przasnysz Powiat, Płock Department, Duchy of Warsaw), “Akta Cywilne Urodzenuch i Zejscia Gmina Krasińskiey 1811. [Civil Records of Births and Deaths in the Krasne Gmina 1811.],” folios 18V and 19R, Katarzyna Chodkowska, 27 Feb 1812; filmed as Kopie księg metrykalnych, 1808-1892; FHL INTL microfilm 0,702,791, Item 7.

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 Katarzyna Chodkowska. Translated from the Polish, the record reads:

[Mosaki-] Rukle. 70.

In the year one-thousand eight-hundred twelve, on the twenty-seventh day of the month of February at the hour of seven in the evening, before Us, the Vicar and Preacher of the parish of Krasne and Registrar of the Civil State of the Krasne Gmina, Przasnysz Powiat, in the Płock Department. There appeared the well-born Jacek Chotkowski, fifty years of age and residing in [Mosaki-]Rukle, owner of his part [of the village], and he showed Us a child of the female sex who was born in his home under the number two on the twenty-sixth day of February in the same year at eight in the morning, declaring to us that the child was begotten of him and his wife Ewa née Krzyżkowska, forty years of age, and that it is his wish to confer on her the name Katarzyna.  After making the above statement and showing Us the child, in the presence of the well-born Jan Milewski, forty years of age and residing in [Mosaki-] Rukle, owner of his part [of the village], together with Gabriel Obiedziński, resident of this village, owner of his part located in Antosy Gmina, thirty-six years of age. After which this birth record was read aloud and signed by Us, inasmuch as the declarants and witnesses do not know how to write.
The Reverend Paweł Głogowski, Vicar and Preacher of Krasne, Registrar of the Civil State.

Katarzyna Chodkowska was my 4th cousin 4X removed.

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One Response to The Birth and Baptism of Katarzyna Chodkowska – 1812

  1. Maciej Róg says:

    I wish ‘my’ priest from Praszka parish (powiat Wielun) had written so legibly as ‘yours’ in Krasne ;-)

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