Wojciech Chodkowski, son of Aleksander Chodkowski and Katarzyna Mossakowska, was born on 05 December 1844 in (Mosaki-Rukle, Ciechanów Powiat, Płock Gubernia, Congress Kingdom of Poland. He was baptized in the parish church in (Krasne, Ciechanów Powiat, Płock Gubernia, Congress Kingdom of Poland on 08 December 1844.
The Birth and Baptismal Record of Wojciech Chodkowski – 1844
SOURCE: Parafia pw. św. Jana Chrzciciela (Krasne, Ciechanów Powiat, Płock Gubernia, Congress Kingdom of Poland), “Akta urodzeń, małżeństw, zgonów 1841-1851. [Records of Births, Marriages, Deaths 1841-1851.],” folio 22 verso and folio 23 recto, entry 85, Wojciech Chodkowski, 08 Dec 1844; filmed as Kopie księg metrykalnych, 1808-1892; FHL INTL microfilm 0,702,794.
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 Wojciech Chodkowski. Translated from the Latin, the record reads:
85. [Mosaki]-Rukle. This happened in the village of Krasne on the twenty-sixth day of November / eighth day of December in the year one-thousand eight-hundred forty-four at the hour of four in the afternoon. There appeared Aleksander Chodkowski, owner of the noble part [of the village], twenty-two years of age and residing in the village of [Mosaki]-Rukle, in the presence of Paweł Chodkowski, fifty years of age, together with Marcin Mieszkowski, forty-two years of age, both owners of a part [of the village] and residing in [Mosaki]-Rukle, and he showed Us a child of the male sex born on the twenty-third day of November / fifth day of December in this same year at the hour of four in the afternoon of his wife Katarzyna née Mossakowska, twenty-five years of age. To this child at Holy Baptism performed today was given the name Wojciech and his Godparents were Jan Mossakowski and Zuzanna Mieszkowska. This document was read aloud to the declarant and the witnesses who do not know how to write.
[signed] The Reverend Piotr Bączkowski, Vicar of Krasne
Wojciech Chodkowski was my 2nd cousin 4X removed.
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