Ezechiel Chodkowski, son of Piotr Marek Chodkowski and Jadwiga Suwińska, was born on 19 January 1848 in Chodkowo Załogi, Maków Powiat, Łomża Gubernia, Congress Kingdom of Poland. He was baptized in the parish church in Płoniawy, Maków Powiat, Łomża Gubernia, Congress Kingdom of Poland on 24 January 1848.
The Birth and Baptismal Record of Ezechiel Chodkowski – 1848
SOURCE: Parafia pw. św. Stanisława BM (Płoniawy, Maków Powiat, Łomża Gubernia, Congress Kingdom of Poland), “Akta metrykalne par. Płoniawy; Akta urodzeń 1838-1866 [Metrical records of the parish of Płoniawy; Birth records 1838-1866],” folio 74 recto, entry 11, Ezechiel Chodkowski, 24 Jan 1848; The Archives of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Płock, Płock, Poland.
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 Ezechiel Chodkowski. Translated from the Polish, the record reads:
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. There appeared the well-born Piotr Chodkowski, owner of a part [of the village] and residing in Chodkowo Załogi, fifty-four years of age, accompanied by Maciej Chodkowski, sixty-three years of age, together with Jan Budny, fifty-two years of age, owners of parts [of the village] and residing in Chodkowo Załogi, and he showed Us a child of the male sex born in 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 of age. 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 signed by Us.
[signed] The Reverend Tyburcy Mórewski, Pastor of Płoniawy
Ezechiel Chodkowski was my 5th cousin 3X removed.
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