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George Mogush was born Aug 17, 1889, in Govinci, Croatia. He emigrated, June 29, 1907 from Bregi, Hungary, on ship, Potsdam, to Ellis Island. He was naturalized, Nov. 21, 1927, in the Court of Common Pleas, Crawford County, PA. He married Eva Helen Tomasic, May 5, 1907, in Croatia. They bought a farm in Littles' Corners, Hayfield Township, Crawford County, PA and raised a family of ten children.
Written on back of photo translated from Croatian: Dear sister-in-law, this is my daughter Danica.
Photo taken in Croatia
Written on back of photo in Croatian: Draga teta saljm vam svoju vjencanu slihu sa uspomeun, a seljela bi da i vi meni posoljete od svoje obitelji. Katica i Stevo Margetic
The large group wedding photo with no names, has Vid and his wife, Barbara Tomasic Spehar, seated on the left side. The bride is one of their daughters. Also the girl standing behind, and between Barbara and Vid Spehar, (with flowers in her hair) may be another daughter, named Kata Spehar. Kata is married and lives in Canada. The wedding is in town of Spehari, groom from place Duga Gora, he died. (The last sentence was the best I could get from the translation of Croatian into English. The older couple who gave us the most help with these photos, spoke only Croatian, and Ana Ivankovic translated for us. But the lady talked so fast, and didn't give Ana much of a chance to translate a large amount of information. From Paula Verne's letter to Barbara Mogush on April 28, 2002.
Kata Zivcic Tomasic was the second wife of Mate Tomasic. They were the parents of Barbara Tomasic Spehar.
This photo was taken in Tomasici, Croatia.