Serbian Orthodox Cemetery DeKalb, IL USA

Serbian Orthodox Cemetery  Within Fairview Cemetery, DeKalb, IL USA And Serbians in Dekalb County Cemeteries  Grave Transcript A full transcript of Serbians and their descendents buried in the Serbian Orthodox section and a partial transcript of other sections of Fairview Cemetery and of Serbians buried in other cemeteries in DeKalb County, IL  As of June […]

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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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MUNICIPAL OFFICES IN SERBIA – CIVIL VITAL RECORDS

MUNICIPAL OFFICES IN SERBIA – CIVIL VITAL RECORDS – official birth, marriage and death certificates can only be issued to direct descendants and only if requested in proper format via official request (in Serbian, with local administrative taxes and fee paid in advance). You must provide exact name, surname, place and date for the document […]

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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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