1893 : 3rd. March, Žilina (Zsolna), Czechoslavakia (now Slovakia)
Žilina is 200 km. n.e. of Bratislava and about 40 km. from the polish border. More details on the Internet:
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The birth certificate was issued in 1938, probably as part of the documentation Maria needed, to flee from Austria. As the birth certificate is written in a mixture of Slovakian and Latin, a notarised german translation of all slovakian texts, was needed. According to this translation, the comments in the last column of the certificate read roughly thus:
In accordance with the Regulation Number 115443 from 19.11.1898, from the Ministry of Internal Affairs [the Home Office], the name was changed to "Remenyi"and further:
Left the Roman-Catholic Church in Vienna XIX [19th.] District, 6.7.1924The certificate, was also signed by her mother,
Nr. 3212/24 I. Ruzicka, Priest M.P. Official Seal of the Pastoral Office in Zilina.
1920 Hans Margulies , in Vienna, Austria.
1947 In London, England