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=== Accessing Slovak Vital Records ===
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=== Accessing Slovak Vital Records ===
  
 
The Family History Library has many Slovak church records on microfilm. This collection continues to grow as new records are microfilmed. The collection includes all existing parish registers from when they begin until about 1895. Please note that the records are cataloged under the name of the parish town and not under the name of your ancestral village. To determine the proper church jurisdiction you need to check the [[Slovakia Gazetteers|gazetteer]] first.  
 
The Family History Library has many Slovak church records on microfilm. This collection continues to grow as new records are microfilmed. The collection includes all existing parish registers from when they begin until about 1895. Please note that the records are cataloged under the name of the parish town and not under the name of your ancestral village. To determine the proper church jurisdiction you need to check the [[Slovakia Gazetteers|gazetteer]] first.  
  
1. Go to [http://www.familysearch.org www.familysearch.org].<br>
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2. Click on "Library" tab, then "Library Catalog".<br>
 
3. Go to "Place search" and enter ''Prešov''. It is not necessary to enter discritical marks.<br>
 
4. From the choices, select "Slovakia, Prešov, Prešov".<br>
 
5. Click on "Slovakia, Prešov, Prešov - Church records".<br>
 
6. Click on "Cirkevná matrika, 1610-1933". Read the English summary of film content including language of the record.<br>
 
7. Click on the "View Film Notes" to obtain number of microfilm that you wish to
 
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8. Visit a local [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/FHC/frameset_fhc.asp Family History Center] to order your microfilm.<br>
 
  
Places in the former Ruthenian territory called Sub-Carpatian Russia have three listings, such as Munkács, Bereg, Hungary, also listed as Mukačevo, Podkarpatská Rus, Czechoslovakia, as well as Mukacheve, Zakarpats'ka, Ukraine.
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Click here to go to the [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F707010 Prešov - Church records]<br>
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Visit a local [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Slovakia_Accessing_Slovak_Vital_Records  Family History Center] to order your microfilm.<br>
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Places in the former Ruthenian territory called Sub-Carpatian Russia have three listings, such as Munkács, Bereg, Hungary, also listed as Mukačevo, Podkarpatská Rus, Czechoslovakia, as well as Mukacheve, Zakarpats'ka, Ukraine.  
  
 
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Revision as of 21:30, 10 June 2011

Back to Slovakia Portal Page

Accessing Slovak Vital Records

The Family History Library has many Slovak church records on microfilm. This collection continues to grow as new records are microfilmed. The collection includes all existing parish registers from when they begin until about 1895. Please note that the records are cataloged under the name of the parish town and not under the name of your ancestral village. To determine the proper church jurisdiction you need to check the gazetteer first.


Click here to go to the Prešov - Church records

Visit a local Family History Center to order your microfilm.


Places in the former Ruthenian territory called Sub-Carpatian Russia have three listings, such as Munkács, Bereg, Hungary, also listed as Mukačevo, Podkarpatská Rus, Czechoslovakia, as well as Mukacheve, Zakarpats'ka, Ukraine.