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Chorney, Czorna Family

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Re: Chorney, Czorna Family

Posted: 26 Feb 2012 1:53PM GMT
Classification: Query
Hi, In Canada- the name was often spelled CHORNEY -CHORNY -
[BLACK in English]
I think the z may have confused others.

CZORNA ,CHORNA etc - is the female version of the name
CZORNY etc is the male verson of the name.
Often when people refer to the family members - they may only refer them by the surname in conversation - CZORNA - does all the work in the home etc.

GALICIA / HALYCHYNIA - the same place - one is the Polish Spelling the other is Ukrainian . All depends on who was the ruling nationality at the time.
When under the Austro Hungarian rule - people were considered citizens of Austria - thus - some papers will state Austrian [ which may confuse some researchers]
I think the z may have confused others.
The above is quite interesting
Cheers, Stella
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dapifer7 6 Apr 2009 7:52PM GMT 
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dapifer7 8 Aug 2010 7:29AM GMT 
Stella_Stange... 23 Jun 2010 7:40PM GMT 
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