Jele Vrsalovic'

Brief Life History of Jele

When Jele Vrsalovic' was born about 1876, in Povlja, Split-Dalmatia, Croatia, her father, Vicko Vrsalovic', was 26 and her mother, Sima Vrsalovic', was 23. She died on 28 July 1972, at the age of 97, and was buried in Povlja, Split-Dalmatia, Croatia, Yugoslavia.

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Vicko Vrsalovic'
Sima Vrsalovic'
Tone Vrsalovic'
Jele Vrsalovic'
Blaz Vrsalovich
Mate Vrsalovich
Vincent Vrsalovich

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    World Events (2)


    Croatia joins the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes.


    World war II. A 'Greater Croatia' is formed under Nazi advisement, comprising of Croatia, most of Bosnia, and western Serbia. A fascist puppet government is installed under Ante Pavelic. The regime acts brutally against Serbs and Jews as it seeks to create a Catholic, all-Croat republic. Hundreds of thousands lose their lives.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Polish Henryk, Jerzy, Jozef, Lucyna, Stanislaw.

    Slovenian, and Czech; Polish (Jeleń); Slovak (Jeleň): nickname from Slovenian and Czech jelen, Polish jeleń, Slovak jeleň ‘(deer) stag’. Compare Deer , Jellen , and Yellen .

    Jewish (from Poland; Jeleń): from the same Polish word as 1 above, used as a calque of the Yiddish personal name Hirsh (see Hirsch ).

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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