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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Slava – Patron Saint of the Family

THE SERBIAN SLAVA Most non-Orthodox Christians, with very few exceptions, celebrate the day of their birth in a non-religions, non-liturgical manner, usually placing it second in importance to their Christmas and, often, higher than their Easter. Orthodox Christians seldom give their birth date more than a passing notice. For the Orthodox, the “personal feast day” […]

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Saxons in the medieval court

Donauschwaben, or German settlers are often associated with the Banat region and the Austro-Hungarian Empiore. However, German settlers and craftsmen have been active in Serbia much earlier and much deeper inside of Medieval Serbia. They had settlements in Kosovo and the Kopaonik (e.g. Rogozna) mountains and share a rich history with the local population throughout […]

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Serbian Trade Association “Privrednik” (“The Merchant”) Database

  SERBIAN TRADE ASSOCIATION PRIVREDNIK DATABASE : http://baza.privrednik.net/privrednik.php search options: Serbian Trade Association “Privrednik” (The Merchant) 1897-1947. *** For the study of the history of the Serbs in Croatia during the “long” XX century and their citizens culture there is no phenomenon as important as Serbian Trade Association “Privrednik” ( “The Merchant” ) which existed […]

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FAMILIES RELOCATED TO CRVENKA

1.  Damjanović Jovana Simo 2.  Laković ud. Nikole Ružica r. Perić 3.  Varga Ferka Joakim 4.  Bajić Jovana Gligorije 5.  Bajić Jovana Nikola 6.  Marić Filipa Petar 7.  Grubor ud. ðure Vidosava r. Mitošević 8.  Jovović Radula Mihajlo 9.  Jovović Jovana Lazar 10.  Kovačević Novaka Živko 11.  Jovović Milana Blažo 12.  Ninković Nikole Miloš 13.  […]

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