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Where is the town of Hakel?

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Re: Where is the town of Hakel?

Posted: 13 Apr 2013 6:59AM GMT
Classification: Query
I think you can feel free to post just a snip of YOUR data that you paid for, as I am doing here. It's not like someone saying "Please look up this data for me and send it so I don't have to pay."

The first attached snip is the name of your village. When you don't understand the handwriting, look for a name you can recognize. In this case, I turned to the previous page and looked for names that clearly started with "A" and "H". They are the other two attachments. To my eye, your village name first letter doesn't look like either of these two.

This has really helped me with reading the Czech records on actapublica. _atharina could only be Katharina. Then I recognize "K". I've even gone so far as to snip out an example of every letter I could find, for a record here in Nebraska, trying to decipher the name (without success).

I know there's a program that does a reverse lookup -- right to left. You end up with all the places that end in "kel". But I think that's German town names only.

Mary in Omaha
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
BMANZKE 16 Jan 2010 10:30PM GMT 
ZlaticaBeca 17 Jan 2010 3:33PM GMT 
BMANZKE 17 Jan 2010 4:08PM GMT 
BMANZKE 17 Jan 2010 4:11PM GMT 
ZlaticaBeca 17 Jan 2010 6:57PM GMT 
BMANZKE 17 Jan 2010 7:18PM GMT 
jklamo1 18 Jan 2010 1:23PM GMT 
BMANZKE 30 Jan 2010 12:44AM GMT 
BMANZKE 13 Apr 2013 1:01AM GMT 
marylevesque2... 13 Apr 2013 12:59PM GMT 
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