Other: Telicka Michael (Mihaly) settled in 1902 in Cresson, Cambria County together with his friend George (Vasil) Lucza. Michael went to his brother John (Janos) and George to his uncle John (Janos) Halad. Michael was married to Anna Gala in 1906, Cambria County. Anna Doraczka (wife of Joseph) was Gotmother of Michael's and Anna's son Michael, George Lucza was Gotfather. Little Michael was born in 1907 in Westland, Washington County.
Other: I am interested in anyone who may have information on the Nicholas Trakalo family who resided in the Cambria County area around the time of 1909 until the 1920s? Please reference the name TRAKALO in the subject line of any replies.
Other: Researching the Thomas family that originated in Wales, with several generations living in Germany. My oldest record is that of John Thomas and wife, Anna Maria Huller, who came from Germany to St. Lawrence Twp., PA, about 1834.
Other: Peter Titus lived in this area during the Revolutionary War. His sons, John; Peter, Jr.; and Daniel served in the war from this area. Later, Peter, Jr., and Daniel moved to Crawford Cnty., PA, and John moved to Armstrong Cnty. PA. Looking for any and all information on the Titus and Williams surnames of this area -- especially back in the 1700s.
Other: Researching: David Hoffman, b. 1746; m. Susanna Klein, 1774. @nd spouse - Eva Margaretha Lengenfelter Heck. Children of David & Susanna: Johan Jacob; b. 1775; m. Catherine Baker David; b. 1776; m. Elizabeth Kiser Elizabeth; b. 1778; m. Jacob Sullivan All b. Frederick Cnty., MD. They were in Frederick Cnty., MD, and surrounding counties of Alleghany Co., MD; Garrett Cnty., MD; and other counties of PA and VA.
Other: My grandparents were George Risko and Anna Petney and they lived in Portage, PA (approx. arrival time is not known, but Anna left Portage in the 1950s, I believe, after the death of George Sr.) . One son, John, lived there until his death (?). Any information would be helpful. Steve and Sophie Simon from Portage, PA. He is a paternal grandfather and was married to Sophie Hegedus. I believe they emigrated to Passaic, NJ first, then to Portage and then moved on to New York. Steve died in New York but I was unable to find any death records. Sophie moved on to Cleveland and died there.
Registered surname(s) RISKO, SIMON on December 11, 2008
Other: They migrated from Torregrotta and Roccovaldina Messina Sicily about 1907 to 1913. Paul Tripoli (Paolino) and Giueseppe Terrizzi (Immigrated with wife Grace (Grazia) Terrizzi) both lived in South Fork. Paul was a Coal Miner and also lived in Carroltown, after South Fork, where by the way my Father Bart Tripoli was born. Giuseppe's daughter Anna married Paul Tripoli and had my Father and his brother Joseph Im not sure when they left for Cleveland Ohio but they did show up on the 1930 census in Cleveland
Other: Researching family of James Earl & Susie (McTavish) Bowen. James and his family are listed in the 1930 census for Croyle Township. Children were: Violet, 16; Robert, 14; Rose, 12; James, 9; Mary, 7; Bettie, 6, and Edward, 2y & 8m. James Earl died Jan. 5, 1961, at age 55, in South Fork.