Franciszek Chodkowski, son of Mikołaj Chodkowski and Antonina Pajewska, was born on 18 October 1827 in Klonowo, Przasnysz Obwód, Płock Voivodeship, Congress Kingdom of Poland. He was baptized in the parish church in Pałuki, Przasnysz Obwód, Płock Voivodeship, Congress Kingdom of Poland on 21 October 1827.
The Birth and Baptismal Record of Franciszek Chodkowski – 1827
SOURCE: Parafia pw. św. Gotarda (Pałuki, Przasnysz Obwód, Płock Voivodeship, Congress Kingdom of Poland), “ Akta urodzeń, małżeństw, zgonów 1826-1840 [Records of Births, Marriages, and Deaths 1826-1840 ],” folio 6 verso, entry 95, Franciszek Chodkowski, 21 Oct 1827; filmed as Kopie księg metrykalnych, 1808-1904; FHL INTL microfilm 0,702,610.
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 Franciszek Chodkowski. Translated from the Polish, the record reads:
No 95 Klonowo
This happened in Pałuki on the twenty-first day of October in the year one-thousand eight-hundred twenty-seven at the hour of four in the afternoon. There appeared Mikołaj Chodkowski, twenty-eight years of age, a farmer of his parts [of the village] in Klonowo, in the presence of Franciszek Morawski, twenty years of age, together with Hiacenty Cichowski, thirty-seven years of age, owners of parts [of the village] in Klonowo, and he showed Us a child of the male sex born in Klonowo on the eighteenth day of October at the hour of six in the morning of his wife Antonina née Pajewska. To this child at Holy Baptism performed on this day was given the name Franciszek, and his Godparents were the afore-mentioned Franciszek Morawski and Konstancja Milewska. This document was read aloud to the declarant and the witnessed and was signed. The declarant does not know how to write.
[signed] The Reverend Józef Freszkowski, Pastor of Pałuki
Franciszek Chodkowski was my 2nd cousin 4X removed.
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