Click on Letter's below to see the Names for that section
Note: Due to the amount of papers being gone through of Lucky's - Additional Names will be added to the process at Bottom of each "Letter Page" as they come in and dated when they were added to this Major Project.
Thank you for your patience during this process. (10/28/2006)
(Note: any time you see along side of a name it has been updated since the orginial was placed on the web site.)
The Ladewski Papers - Search the digitized histories of local immigrant families assembled by South Bend genealogist Gertrude "Lucky" Ladewski. Please address any corrections, ammendents or additions documents concerning a specific family section to Jim Piechorowski at [email protected].
George Ladewski, recently donated Lucky's family tree research disk's found while cleaning out her personal computer. Thank You, George for recognizing and saving this priceless gift for our community. - 01/12/2007
The Ladewski Birth, Death, Marriage, Obituary, NI & Census Records were completed for Families A to J prior to Lucky's passing. You will find the individuals name, the parent's if available, the date of birth, the type of record and in many cases village of origin for foreign born. Names in [xxx] signify the source of the data if it was a family member. - 05/16/2007
*Web Mistress note: These updates will be at the bottom of each Alpha letter in the files.........So start your reseach by clicking on the letters above........
Web Mistress note:
After a year and a half of compiling and processing the files of Lucky, I must say that it has been a pleasure to be a part of putting this Great Lady's works on the web site. Thank you Jim for all that you have done, Thank you to Lucky's family for their generosity in donating the files, and Thank you Lucky for all your hard work, that started all of this.
I am sure that Lucky is in heaven and smiling down and thankful that her work has not been forgotten and that so many will benifit from her reseach. (05/17/2007)
Project Started: Sunday, March 12, 2006, 2:24:12 PM
Project Updated: Monday, March 31, 2008 06:10:20 AM