Subotica Diocese – Bács Bodrog county Roman Catholic Church vital records research guide

Subotica Diocese – Bács Bodrog county Roman Catholic Church vital records research guide All vital records of the Roman Catholic Church from the date when they were started for each parish up to no less than one hundred years old are all available to public for research in state archives in Serbia, except in cases […]

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GLINA SERBIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH RECORDS surname index by Petar Demić

Author of this indexing and transcription project that we are proud to present and share with the public is Petar Demić, “Rodoslovlje” web team member and a young historian who is currently majoring in history and studiying at the university in Kosovska Mitrovica.  If your ancestors were ethnic Serbs from Glina area or elsewhere in […]

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Magyarization of Serbian and Other Ethnic Surnames in Hungary

MAGYARIZATION OF SURNAMES Magyarization (also Magyarisation, Hungarization, Hungarisation, Hungarianization, Hungarianisation) is a kind of assimilation or acculturation, a process by which non-Hungarian elements came to adopt Hungarian (also called “Magyar”) culture and language due to social pressure (often, though not exclusively, in the form of a coercive policy). http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Magyarization (Great Migration of Serbs 1690. to […]

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NIKOLA TESLA origin and family

( headstones of Nikola Tesla parents Milutin Tesla and Đuka  born Mandić)   Dušan Ivković, famous Serbian basketball coach has a documented MANDIĆ ancestry related to that of Nikola Tesla : His grandmother, OLGA MANDIĆ, and mother of Nikola Tesla, ĐUKA MANDIĆ were sisters. http://www.b92.net/zivot/licni_prostor.php?yyyy=2008&mm=11&dd=19&nav_id=329664 One uncle of Nikola Tesla and brother of Đuka and […]

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World War II Victims

Here  you will find information on the  WWII victims in Yugoslavia. Unfortunatelly, the content, searchable database and  memorial pages are still unavailable to public pending publishing approval(s).  As soon as all obstacles are cleared, we will start adding  articles and pages.   yugaya “Rodoslovlje” web team   […]

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