Mária Keresztes

1936–2014 (Age 78)
Bölcske, Tolna, Hungary

The Life of Mária

When Mária Keresztes was born in 1936, in Bölcske, Tolna, Hungary, her father, Rezső Szekeres, was 18 and her mother, Júlianna Kovács, was 18. She died in 2014, in Budapest, Hungary, at the age of 78.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Rezső Szekeres
1918–
Júlianna Kovács
1918–1999
Mária Keresztes
1936–2014
Zoltán Szekeres
1945–1985

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(2)

World Events (5)

1938

Age 2

Germany raise treaties in Munich and Vienna in which Southern Slovakia and Northern Transylvania were returned to Hungary.
1944

Age 8

WWII. The Nazis occupy Hungary.
1989

Age 53

Border with Austria is opened, the 'Iron Curtain' is breached. Thousands of East Germans escape to the West. Communist state in Hungary is dismantled and a transition to a multiparty democracy starts.

Name Meaning

Hungarian (Keresztes):1. from a personal name, the Hungarian form of Christian . 2. habitational name from any of the many places in Hungary, for example Mezőkeresztes, named with kereszt ‘cross’, a loanword from one of the Slavic languages.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (0)

    Sources

    There are no historical documents attached to Mária.

    Find more of your family story

    As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a free account
    Share this with your family and friends.