Ezechiel Chodkowski was born on 19 January 1848 in Chodkowo Załogi, Pułtusk Powiat, Augustów Gubernia, Congress Kingdom of Poland and was baptized on 24 January 1848 in Płoniawy, Pułtusk Powiat, Augustów Gubernia, Congress Kingdom of Poland. He was the son of Piotr Marek Chodkowski and Jadwiga Suwińska.
SOURCE: Roman Catholic Parish of Saint Stanisław, Bishop and Martyr (Płoniawy, Pułtusk Powiat, Augustów Gubernia, Congress Kingdom of Poland), “Metrical Records of the Parish of Płoniawy for the Year 1848,” folio 74 recto, entry 11, birth and baptismal record for Ezechiel Chodkowski, recorded 29 March 1885; Archives of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Płock, Płock, Republic of Poland.
Click on the link for a PDF copy of the Birth and Baptismal Record for Ezechiel Chodkowski – 1848. Translated from the Polish, the record states:
11 Chodkowo Załogi
This happened in the village of Płoniawy on the twelfth / twenty-fourth day of January in the year one-thousand eight-hundred forty-eight at the hour of one in the afternoon. The noble Piotr Chodkowski appeared, a landowner residing in Chodkowo Załogi, fifty-four years old, accompanied by Maciej Chodkowski, sixty-three years old, together with Jan Budny, fifty-two years old, landowners residing in Chodkowo Załogi, and he showed us a male child Chodkowo Załogi on the seventh / nineteenth day of the present month and year at the hour of eight in the morning of his wife Jadwiga née Suwińska, thirty-five years old. At Holy Baptism performed on this day, this child was given the name Ezechiel, and his Godparents were Józef Zmijiński and Antonina Chmielińska. This document was read aloud to the declarants and witnesses who do not know how to write and was signed by us.
[signed] The Reverend Tyburcy Mórewski, Pastor of Płoniawy
Ezechiel Chodkowski was my 5th cousin 3X removed.
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