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From: "Rosina Schmidt" <>
Subject: Which Country?
Date: Sun, 7 Aug 2005 21:17:46 -0700
Setschan was in Austro-Hungary prior to 1918. All your relatives born prior to that date were born in Setschan, Austro-Hungary.
Any one born after 1918 but before 1992 was born in Setschan, Yugoslavia. Banat was and is only a Province, not a country. Like Texas is part of USA.
----- Original Message -----
From: P. Subity
Sent: Sunday, August 07, 2005 8:47 PM
Subject: [BANAT-L] A question of accuracy
I have been going over all my notes and my family tree and have a question.
When putting down places of birth what do I use? Most of my relatives
come from Setschan. Do I say Hungary? Yugoslavia? I would use BANAT,
but my family has no idea what that is..
I have documents that spell it different ways, differant countries.
My grandparents came "officially" from Yugoslavia. My family would
totally be confused by my calling anything but, yet if I want to pass
the information on to others, it may not be accurate.
What is the correct way for me to do this?
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