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  • Carpathian Mountains

  • Galicia

  • Carpatho-Rus

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  • Genealogical research cannot be divorced from a geographical and historical study of the area under investigation. Not only will a knowledge of the local history provide enriched backgrounds and outline the factors impacting our ancestors' lives and fortunes, but such knowledge is a necessity in order to understand the research material relating to our genealogical investigations.

    (Polishroots.com/galician_research.htm)

    Please read the 'Reference Points' listed on the left (Carpathian Mountains, Galicia, Carpatho-Rus, Lemkovyna) for a brief geographic and historical introduction to the region.





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