Joanna Grabowska, daughter of Daniel Grabowski and Rozalia Ossowska, was born on 10 June 1831 in Milewo Rączki, Przasnysz Obwód, Płock Voivodeship, Congress Kingdom of Poland. She was baptized in the parish church in Zielona, Przasnysz Obwód, Płock Voivodeship, Congress Kingdom of Poland on 12 June 1831.
The Birth and Baptismal Record of Joanna Grabowska – 1831
SOURCE: Parafia pw. św. Mateusza (Zielona, Przasnysz Obwód, Płock Voivodeship, Congress Kingdom of Poland), “ Akta urodzeń, małżeństw, zgonów 1826-1843 [Records of Births, Marriages, and Deaths 1826-1843],” folio 6 verso, entry 32, Joanna Grabowska, 12 Jun 1831; filmed as Kopie księg metrykalnych, 1808-1878; FHL INTL microfilm 0,702,493.
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 Joanna Grabowska. Translated from the Polish, the record reads:
Nr 32. Milewo Rączki
This happened in Zielona on the twelfth day of June in the year one-thousand eight-hundred thirty-one at the hour of nine before noon. There appeared the well-born Daniel Grabowski, twenty-eight years of age, residing in Milewo Rączki, in the presence of the well-born Kacper Żbikowski, forty years of age, and Józef Pszczólkowski, forty years of age, residing in Milewo Rączki and settled there, and he showed Us a child of the female sex, born on the tenth day of this same month and year at the hour of three in the morning of his wife Rozalia née Ossowska, thirty years of age. To this child at Holy Baptism performed on this day was given the name Joanna, and her Godparents were Antoni Grabowski and Marianna Szlaska. This document was read aloud to the declarant father and the witnesses and was signed. The declarant and witnesses do not know how to write.
[signed] The Reverend Józef Perkowski, Pastor of Zielona
Joanna Grabowska would later marry Wojciech Chodkowski, my 2nd cousin 4X removed.
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