Ewa Zygmuntowicz was the half-sister of my second great-grandmother, Ksawera Zygmuntowicz. She was born on 25 October 1855 in Skierki, Przasnysz Powiat, Płock Gubernia, Congress Kingdom of Poland, and he was baptized on 25 October 1855 in the Roman Catholic Church in Przasnysz, Przasnysz Powiat, Płock Gubernia, Congress Kingdom of Poland.
Roman Catholic Parish in Przasnysz (Przasnysz, Przasnysz Powiat, Płock Gubernia, Congress Kingdom of Poland), “Duplicate Civil Registrations of the Parish of Przasnysz for the Year 1855,” folio 30 recto, entry 175, birth and baptismal record for Ewa Zygmuntowicz, recorded 25 October 1855; State Archives in Pułtusk, digital images, Genbaza (http://metryki.genbaza.pl : accessed 23 May 2016).
Click on the link for a PDF copy of the Birth and Baptismal Record for Ewa Zygmuntowicz – 1855. Translated from the Polish, the record states:
This happened in the city of Przasnysz on the thirteenth / twenty-fifth day of October in the year one-thousand eight-hundred fifty-five at the hour of five in the afternoon. Stanisław Zygmuntowicz appeared, a farmer from Skierki, thirty-three years old, in the presence of Walenty Lubiński, thirty years old, and Szczepan Zygmuntowicz, thirty-five years old, farmers from Skierki, and he showed us a female child born in Skierki today at the hour of two in the afternoon of his wife Anna née Jemielska, thirty-five years old. At Holy Baptism performed today, this child was given the name Ewa, and the Godparents were the afore-mentioned Walenty Lubiński and Tekla Jemielska. Having read this document to the declarant and witnesses who do not know how to write, we signed it.
[signed] The Reverend Budny, Pastor of Przasnysz, maintaining the civil register
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