My Paternal Great Grandfather, Jan “John”MAZAC

MAZAC Family Genealogy

Jan & Marie MAZAC, Granger, Williamson County, Texas, 1904. (back row from left) Bessie, Rosalie, Jan, Albert, Robert (Rosalie was added to the family portrait)
(front row from left)Joseph, Emma, Olga (little girl with headband), Frank, Mary and baby-Vlasta, Marie, and Bertha Mazac.

skyline-of-ziln-region-czechoslovakiaMy paternal great grandfather.

Son of Jiriho/Jiri “George” Mazac & Annie Marie (Skybarove) Mazac of Moravia. Husband of Annie Marie “Mary” (Dudika) Mazac.

ellis-island-1892-1952-immigrantsEmigrated in August 1891 from Vsetin, Moravia to Ellis Island, New York, New York on 10 October 1891, and then by ship to Galveston, Galveston, Texas.

Image result for Galveston, Galveston, TexasGalveston, Galveston, Texas, 2017

COPY OF IMMIGRATION PAPERS FROM VSETIN, MORAVIA:

SHOW: MAZAC, JAN, DELNIK NA VSETINE, SYN JIRIHO MAZACE, DOMKARE V ROKYTNICI A JEHO MANZELKY ANNY SKYVAROVE. 1 ZARI 1891 IS THE DATE FILED TO LEAVE MORAVIA AND ENTER THE U.S.A.]

[LISTED IN BOOK SEVEN OF LEO BACA’S BOOKS ON CZECH IMMIGRATION: JAN MAZAC, AGE 29, ARRIVED…

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