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Nick Gombash's Genealogy Blog · 2M ago

Rare Old Hungarian Wines to Be Shown at 1934 Fair

Chicago Daily News, Roll 67525 Nov 1933, Page 11[Click to enlarge]While conducting newspaper research in Chicago several weeks ago, I came across an article on Hungarian wines to be presented at the 1933-1934 Chicago World's Fair. The fair was otherw...
Nick Gombash's Genealogy Blog · 2M ago

Obtaining Chicago & Cook County Vital Records On A Budget

Vital records for Cook County, and specifically Chicago, are available on microfilm for a ...
Nick Gombash's Genealogy Blog · 3M ago

Center for Research Libraries in Chicago

An example of three death notices from the ChicagoPolish newspaper, Dziennik Związkowy, 1940.The Center for Research Libraries, CRL for short, holds many ethnic newspapers on microfilm for ...
Nick Gombash's Genealogy Blog · 6M ago

Genealogy Resources at the Harold Washington Library in Chicago

The Harold Washington Library, in Chicago, Illinois, has a collection of material that co...
Nick Gombash's Genealogy Blog · 6M ago

Adas Family Medical History

Ever since my father had his stroke last February (2013), I've been increasingly curious a...
Nick Gombash's Genealogy Blog · 6M ago

Revolutionary War Land Grant of Samuel Hays - Neighbor of Andrew Jackson & Col. John Donelson

North Carolina Revolutionary War Land GrantsRoll 10: Book G-7Page 15State of North Carolin...
Nick Gombash's Genealogy Blog · 6M ago

My Genealogical Goals for 2014

With the new year quickly approaching, I decided to make a list of genealogy goals I am going to strive to achieve in the coming year. With having begun researching my family tree well over ...
Nick Gombash's Genealogy Blog · 6M ago

FamilySearch Find Of The Day: 1803 Will of Levi Long

Winton County Barnwell DistrictIn the Name of God Amen, I Levi Long of the Distrct & County aforesd. being in a low state of health tho sound of memory do constitute and order this my last will and testament, first I desire I may have a decent burial...
Nick Gombash's Genealogy Blog · 6M ago

FamilySearch Find Of The Day: The 1908 Marriage of József Majoros & Anna Tóth in Ó-Fehértó

While doing some work on my Gombash line today, I was looking at the spouses of my great-g...
Nick Gombash's Genealogy Blog · 6M ago

FamilySearch Find Of The Day: Bohemian 1717 Reichenbach-Möltzer Marriage

I've been doing more and more research into my Bohemian lines lately (they're ethnic Germa...