Monthly Archives: May 2011

Mary Sabol Sabol?

The only great-grandparent I ever met was my mother’s grandmother, Mary Sabol. According to census records, Mary was born in 1879 somewhere in the old Austro-Hungarian Empire, probably in what is now Slovakia. She came to the U.S. in 1894 … Continue reading

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The mystery of my grandmother’s birth date solved

Earlier this month, I had the opportunity to travel to Krakow, Poland for a business meeting. So I added an extra day on to the trip and dashed up to Warsaw to visit the Archiwum Główne Akt Dawnych w Warszawie, … Continue reading

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