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The Barta Family emigrants

Their experience was probably similar to many other emigrants frim Eastern Europe to USA.

originally shared this on 06 Mar 2014
Carolyn Bruno Axler6 years ago
Extracts of Czech entries from St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Ammannsville, Fayette County, Texas. PLACE: Beaumont, Tex. PUBLISHER: Czech Heritage Society of Texas, YEAR: 1992 1983 SERIES: Czech footprints across the bluebonnet fields of Texas NOTES: Cover title. “Published in a limited edition … in 1983.” SUBJECT: St. John the Baptist Catholic Church (Ammannsville, Tex.) Registers of births, etc. — Texas — Fayette County. Czech Americans — Texas — Fayette County. Fayette County (Tex.) — Genealogy. OTHER: Czech Heritage Society of Texas.
Seated: Jim Barta, Steve Barta, Josef Barta, Agnes Stavinoha Barta, Agnes Barta, Joseph Barta, Viola Barta (daughter of Robert). Annie ((Schramm) & Cyril Barta. Annie is holding daughter Rosie & daughter Frances is standing in front of Cyril, Marie (Cernosek) & George Barta, Frank Antosh & Helen Barta, Robert & Otillie (Steffek) Barta. Otillie is holding son Vit, John & Lillie (Cernosek) Barta. SoonerAunt71 o

Hajovsky Family story



Pampa, Texas

ashaw41976 Originally shared this article on 02 Aug 2019 from Newspapers.com

Fraulein Von Applebaugh

She married Xavier Yager and was the 4th grandmother of Eric.

s told by Josephine (Jessie) Yager Schoenback, daughter of Jacob Yager who was brother to Joseph Yager

Fraulein Von Applebough was supposedly a lady of high standing, but married a man beneath her. She was disowned by her parents. She was given a written statement by her parents for her children’s inheritance to their estate but her husband, being proud, destroyed it.She came to America with her husband (Christopher?), her son Xavier, his first wife, and a few of their children. It took them 3 months to sail across the ocean. They had onebisquit between them when they landed. The first day on shore, the mother died. 

Immigrated to Canada through Winnepeg, and then came to New York