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Re: Anton Patek m. Bertha Woellner 1887 Germany came to NSW, Australia 1888
Posted by: Zlatica Beca (ID *****6869) Date: February 18, 2005 at 04:04:51
In Reply to: Anton Patek m. Bertha Woellner 1887 Germany came to NSW, Australia 1888 by Paula Howe of 6

Paula

Not researching those surnames just want to comment on the surname PATEK. It is not German. It has Slavic roots. There were 90 PATEKs passing thru Ellis Island to America and they were from Bohemia, Moravia, Czechoslovakia, and others.

Patek meaning Friday in Czech (Bohemia,Moravia)

Some websites for your research.
www.genealogienetz.de/reg
www.rat.de/kuijsten/navigator
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~elainetmaddox/index.htm
www.iarelative.com
http://www-lib.usc.edu/~aflesch/bohem.html
http://linktoyourroots.hamburg.de


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