Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Blanka L.
171 followers -
Genealogie, historie, turistika...
Genealogie, historie, turistika...

171 followers
About
Blanka's posts

Post has attachment
Vzhledem k tomu, že již poněkolikáté dohledávám rodokmen na panství Jindřichův Hradec, vytvořila jsem si přehledovou mapu všech obcí tohoto panství - navíc rozdělených i podle farností. Třeba se bude někomu hodit. :)

Post has attachment
Prague map from 1938
Many people lived in Prague before they decided to leave Bohemia - maybe your ancestors were one of them. Of course Prague today is a bit different from the Prague before WWII and it's useful to know that not all streets have the same names and so on. There...

Post has attachment

Post has attachment
Welcoming new year
I have already written a blog post about Christmas traditions, but what about those welcoming new year? What customs were connected to new year in Czech past? There were many of them and I have selected only some of them. I have used wonderful book Veselé c...

Post has attachment

Post has attachment

Post has attachment
Židovské zápisy ve farnosti Lično
Narazit na židovské zápisy v katolických matrikách není v období první poloviny 19. století zas taková výjimka. Ovšem většinou se jedná o zápisy, které časově odpovídají matrice, ve které jsou zapsány. Ve farnosti Lično se ale setkáváme s tím, že jsou zápis...

Post has attachment
2017 Pittsburgh CGSI Conference
Have you heard? There's going to be the Czechoslovak Genealogical Society International Conference in Pittsburgh in October 2017 .  And you know what? I'll be one of the speakers!  I will have two lectures - After the Roof - Surname Changes in the Czech Pas...

Post has attachment
Běda, když netresce, kdo trestati má
S lynčem se v matrikách zemřelých moc často nesetkáváme. O to větším úlovkem tyto případy jsou. K jednomu takovému lynči došlo v noci ze 7. na 8. června 1848 ve vsi Mečově nedaleko Hořiček na Náchodsku. Obětí se stali bratři Jan (42) a Josef (31) Špetlovi a...

Post has attachment
History of villages: Lelekovice, Moravia
Haven't done a history of villages post for a while - and as there are quite many villages still waiting on the list, I decided I should write such blog post. Anyway - if you are interested in history of some village from Bohemia, Moravia or Silesia, let me...
Wait while more posts are being loaded