Category Archives: Tropiło

Family Names on the Nienadowa Field Sketches

In looking over the 1854 field sketches of Nienadowa, I found Wawrzyniec Trupiło, or rather I found two men named Wawrzyniec Trupiło, one named the elder and one named the younger. SOURCE: “Map of the Village of Nienadowa, Galicia – 1854 … Continue reading

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Katarzyna Dańko: Veterinarian, Witch, and Exile

Research indicates that Katarzyna Dańko is probably my 2nd cousin, twice removed. She was born 10 Mar 1879 in Nienadowa, Galicia (Austria Poland), one of 14 children of Józef Dańko and Marianna Chruścicka. Continue reading

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It Was a Tough Decision but the Award Goes to…

It’s time for the iGene Awards – an opportunity for the participants in the next Carnival of Genealogy to share what they consider to be their best posts in the categories of Best Picture, Best Screen Play, Best Documentary, Best Biography, and Best Comedy. Continue reading

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Katarzyna Dańko: Biografia

Because the Biography of Katarzyna Dańko may be of interest to my relatives and readers in Poland, I am providing the story here, in Polish. I have also posted an English version, a photo of Katarzyna and her son Franciszek, and a photo from Franciszek’s … Continue reading

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The Wedding of Franciszek Tropiło and Stanisława Krannerwetter

Franciszek Tropiło, the son of Jan Tropiło and Katarzyna Dańko, married Stanisława Krannerwetter. Continue reading

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The Biography of Katarzyna Dańko

Kasia Tropiło sent me the following biography of her great great grandmother, Katarzyna Dańko. We think that Katarzyna Dańko may be my first cousin, three times removed. Continue reading

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The Polish Surnames in My Family Tree

In grade school I always enjoyed the day that came every year when our teachers would ask what our mothers’ maiden names were. My mother’s maiden surname – Niedziałkowski – always got everyone’s attention because it was so unusual. My … Continue reading

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The Marriage of Wojciech Dańko and Rozalia Chruścicka

My great-great grandfather, Wojciech Dańko, was married a second time in 1818. His new wife was Rozalia Chruścicka. The record of their marriage is the first record on the image below. The Marriage Record of Wojciech Dańko and Rozalia Chruścicka SOURCE: … Continue reading

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The Marriage of Wojciech Dańko and Marianna Jedlińska

After showing the Birth and Baptismal Records of the children of Wojciech Dańko and Marianna Jedlińska, it’s about time to show the marriage record for the couple. The Marriage Record for Wojciech Dańko and Marianna Jedlińska is the third marriage recorded … Continue reading

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The Birth and Baptism of Rozalia Dańko

The fourth child of Wojciech Dańko and Marianna Jedlińska was born in 1804. She was named Rozalia and her Baptismal Record is the last one at the bottom of the image below. The Birth and Baptismal Record of Rozalia Dańko … Continue reading

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