Paweł Dańko, son of Jan Dańko and Salomea Ciesielka, was born on 21 June 1871 in Gardzienice, Lublin Okręg, Lublin Gubernia, Vistula Land, Russian Empire. He was baptized in the parish church in Piaski, Lublin Okręg, Lublin Gubernia, Vistula Land, Russian Empire on 24 June 1871.
SOURCE: Parafia pw. św. Krzyża Świętego (Piaski, Lublin Okręg, Lublin Gubernia, Vistula Land, Russian Empire), “Parafia Piaski k. Lublina, Akta Urodzonych 1866-1871. [Birth Records of the Piaski Parish, Lublin Chancery 1866-1871],” page 452, entry 103, Paweł Dańko, 1871; filmed as Kopie księg metrykalnych, 1810-1915; FHL INTL Film 2,328,781, Item 3.
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452. 103. Kębłów
This happened in the village of Piaski wielkie on the twelfth (twenty-fourth) day of June in the year one-thousand eight-hundred seventy-one at the hour of four in the afternoon. There appeared in person Jan Dańko, a farm hand from the village of Kębłów, thirty-three years of age, in the presence of Walenty [Górżec?], thirty years of age and Franciszek Morcziński, forty years of age, farm hands in the village of Kębłów, and he showed us a child of the male sex, stating that he was born in the village of Kębłów on the ninth (twenty-first) day of June in the current year at the hour of five in the afternoon, of his wife Salomea née Ciesielka, twenty-eight years of age. To this child at Holy Baptism performed on this date was given the name Paweł, and the Godparents were the afore-mentioned Walenty [Górżec?] and Katarzyna [Szydało?]. This document was read to the declarants and the illiterate witnesses and instead was signed by only Us.
[signed] The Reverend Andrzej Burdzicki, Parish Administrator [one word?]
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