Genealogies / Selected Families History: Searching for Relatives. We are looking for Surnames: Mlynek, Melenek, Hadra, Chadra, Kosowski, Majerczyk, Malec, Swiechowska, Swiechowski, Uher, Adamczyk, Slodyczka, and Kowalczyk. Selected History of Chicago, IL "Bucktown" & Holstein Park area in the 1940s and 1950s.
- Hadra / Chadra Family - The Hadra (Chadra) family came from the Alwernia & Wieliczka (Krakow, Galacia Poland area). showing their last residence as Michałkowice, Śląsk Poland, under the Rule of Francis Joseph, Emperor of Austria. They lived over one year in Michalkovice and had to travel through Germany to get to Port of Bremen. They went straight to Carlisle / Scarbro, WV.
www.eccleswv.weebly.com - Eccles, WV - A Selected History
1900-1950 Coal Miners & Families. These pages are dedicated to the
courageous families and the descendants of the Coal Miners that
toiled there in the early to mid-20th Century.
These pages are for you to enjoy and reminisce. Please contribute your photos and documents to firstname.lastname@example.org !
- www.scarbrowv.weebly.com - Scarbro, WV - Including Carlisle, Mossy, Whipple, & Oak Hill - A Selected history 1900s - 1950s Coal Miners & Families. This site was conceived in 2003 and is dedicated to the courageous families and the descendants of the Coal Miners that toiled there in the early to mid-20th Century. These pages are for you to enjoy and reminisce. Please contribute your photos and documents to email@example.com ! We are in the process of adding content.
- www.geshergalicia.org - Gesher Galicia is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that promotes and conducts Jewish genealogical and historical research for Galicia, a province of the former Austro-Hungarian Empire, which is today part of eastern Poland and southwestern Ukraine. Our major research initiative — The Galician Archival Records Project — is acquiring and indexing a variety of metrical, property, school, voter, tax and magnate records for Galicia. Although our organization's primary focus is researching Jewish roots in Galicia, the diverse community records in our databases contain names that span all the ethnic and religious groups that once lived in this region. Search our free All Galicia Database, Map Room, and Archival Inventory today, and learn about our terrific member benefits for genealogists, researchers, and families, starting at just $36/year. You can join online!
- http://www.pgsa.org/index.php - The Polish Genealogical Society of America, with headquarters in Chicago, was founded and incorporated in the state of Illinois on August 23, 1978. The Society exists as a national 501(c) 3 tax exempt organization to collect, disseminate and preserve information on Polish and Polish-American family history and to help its members use that information in their own research. The Society is open to anyone doing research within the borders of the old Commonwealth of Poland. It attempts to assist members in doing their own genealogical research by providing books, newsletters, bulletins, printed information, regular Society meetings, and an annual workshop. With 2000 members in all of the United States and ten countries around the world, the Society also encourages its members to communicate with each other and share leads, research sources, and any other information that may prove mutually beneficial.
- http://www.archives.gov/research/genealogy/start-research/index.html - We have arranged the Genealogy section of the website by research topics, or types of records available to search. From the Research Topics pages, you will find links to pages throughout the website with articles, finding aids, and other helpful information to help you prepare for your genealogical research at the National Archives. The records in our holdings that are most commonly used by genealogists include:
Eccles, WV - A Selected History 1900-1950 Coal Miners & Families
Scarbro, WV - Including Carlisle, Mossy, Whipple, & Oak Hill - A
Selected history 1900s - 1950s Coal Miners & Families.
Poem (pdf) for Len J. Hadra (1946-2012) by his son Michael Hadra