June 2012 Lisa Alzo writer, lecturer, genealogist
I must thank Michal Razus, Slovak researcher/guide/translator extraordinaire, for the outstanding job he did helping me to research, visit places and find family during my trip. If you are planning a trip to Slovakia, I highly recommend him!
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My name is Michal Razus. I majored in Slovak history and litrature at University of Presov. I am a proffesional genealogist and tour-guide specialized in ancestral tourism. I have rich experience with archive research and family search. My results can be proved by many satisfied clients from the USA and Canada.
May I help you about Slovakia?
Regional representative of International Czechoslovak Genealogical Society and member of Slovak Genealogical-Heraldic Society
Discover your family history. Find out who were your Slovak ancestors. Explore their native land and way of life.
Learn more about the reasons of your grand parents and great grand parents departure overseas. Get their photos or photos of their village.
And maybe find your living relatives.
Visit Slovakia or conduct research from behind your computer.
The following services are offered to you:
- archive research
- ancestry tours
- relatives search
- photo and video portfolios
- translating and interpreting
HOW TO START?
Please, try to gather as much information about your family. More information you can find, the chance to success is higher. Essential are especially these data:
-complete names of the ancestors / name, surname, if it is a woman maiden name / and your relationship to this persons
-dates of born, marriage and death of the relatives
-place of born
-year of arrival to the USA
-all other relevant information, old documents, letters, envelopes, contact to relatives who remained in Slovakia
My name is Michal Razus. I am a certified proffesional genealogist and tour-guide specialized in ancestral tourism. I have rich experience with archive research and family search. I specialize in area of Eastern Slovakia. If you have slovak or rusyn roots and want to know more I am ready to assist you with your research.