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Austrian Ancestors

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Re: Austrian Ancestors

Posted: 1198468985000
Classification: Query
Surnames: Brajdich

My name is Joseph Brajdich and my grandfather was from Rakovica, Croatia. He came from Podstene, Austria (Croatia ?) to Calumet, Michigan in 1906 to work in a copper mine and my father was born there in 1913. My grandfathers birth certificate listed his name as Anton Carl Brajditch. My father and his only sibling (brother Albert) were orphaned in 1918 when his father died in a mining accident. The orphanage was in Marquette, Mi. and he later moved to St. Paul, Minn. where I grew up. They were some relatives in Eveleth, Minn and some in Cleveland, Ohio but I never met them. I have 5 brothers and sisters and my father is still alive (94 yrs.).

I would be curious what kind of responses you have received to your inquiry.
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Lynn McDonagh 931176000000 
Barbara Morley 931262400000 
frazi003 947246400000 
jelenabajkovi... 993686868000 
frazi003 993688945000 
evafermon 1171712311000 
jelenabajkovi... 993686588000 
RobertJerin1 1171761461000 
rmuellem 1355596470000 
joebrajdich 1198468985000 
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