Jan Chodkowski, son of Błażej Chodkowski and Agnieszka Łyszkowska, was born on 31 December 1839 in Mosaki Rukle, Ciechanów Okręg, Płock Gubernia, Congress Kingdom of Poland. He was baptized in the parish church in Krasne, Ciechanów Okręg, Płock Gubernia, Congress Kingdom of Poland on 01 January 1840.
The Birth and Baptismal Record of Jan Chodkowski – 1839
SOURCE: Parafia pw. św. Jana Chrzciciela (Krasne, Ciechanów Okręg, Płock Gubernia, Congress Kingdom of Poland), “Akta urodzeń, małżeństw, zgonów 1826-1840. [Records of Births, Marriages, Deaths 1826-1840.],” page 1, entry 1, Jan Chodkowski, 01 Jan 1840; filmed as Kopie księg metrykalnych, 1808-1892; FHL INTL microfilm 0,702,793.
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 Jan Chodkowski. Translated from the Polish, the record reads:
1. Mosaki Rukle. This happened in the village of Krasne on the twentieth day of December in the year one-thousand eight-hundred thirty-nine / first day of January in the year one-thousand eight-hundred forty at the hour of one in the afternoon. There appeared Błażej Chodkowski, owner of a part [of the village], twenty-eight years of age, residing in Mosaki Rukle, accompanied by Maciej Niedziałkowski, fifty years of age, and Jan Chodkowski, sixty years of age, both owners of parts [of the village] and residing in Mosaki Rukle, and he showed Us a child of the male sex born in Mosaki Rukle yesterday at the hour of six in the morning of his wife Agnieszka née Łyszkowska, eighteen years of age. To this child at Holy Baptism performed on this day was given the name Jan, and his Godparents were Antoni Chodkowski and Barbara his wife. This document was read aloud to the declarants and witnesses who do not know how to write.
[signed] The Reverend Józef Bońkowski, Pastor of Krasne
Jan Chodkowski was my 2nd cousin, 4X removed.
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