The Birth and Baptism of Domicella Marianna Chodkowska – 1776

Domicella Marianna Chodkowska, daughter of Adam Chodkowski and Julianna Bieńkowska, was born on about 05 May 1776 in Mosaki-Rukle, Ciechanów Land, Mazovian Voivodeship, Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth. He was baptized in the parish church in Krasne, Ciechanów Land, Mazovian Voivodeship, Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth on 05 May 1776.

The Birth and Baptismal Record of Domicella Marianna Chodkowska - 1776

The Birth and Baptismal Record of Domicella Marianna Chodkowska - 1776

SOURCE: Parafia pw. św. Jana Chrzciciela (Krasne, Ciechanów Land, Mazovian Voivodeship, Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth), “Akta urodzeń 1755-1781. [Birth Records 1755-1781.],” page 271, entry 27, Domicella Marianna Chodkowska, 05 May 1776; filmed as Księgi metrykalne, 1657-1809; FHL INTL microfilm 1,496,578, Item 9.

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 Domicella Marianna Chodkowska. Translated from the Latin, the record reads:

17.     Mosaki-Rukle – 05 May 1776

I, Jan Zebrowski, Canon Regular of the Lateran and vicar of Krasne, baptized a female child with the names Domicella and Marianna, born of the lawfully wedded couple, the Nobles Adam and Julianna née Bieńkowska Chodkowski, the parents of the daughter. The Godparents in the Sacred Font were the greatly distinguished [one word?] Reverend Michał Romacki, Canon Regular of the Lateran, Prior of the Convent [one word?], prelate of the ecclesiastical college of Krasne, and the Honorable Martianna Bieńkowska. Standing by were the Honorable Józef [Oszemberk?] and Józefata [Oszemberkowa?].

Domicella Marianna Chodkowska was my 3rd cousin 5X removed. As was typical for the children in this family, the Godfather was a priest with significant status in the community. In addition, two magnates apparently witnessed the baptism.

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