József Nagy

8 February 1885–4 March 1969 (Age 84)
Dunaföldvár, Tolna, Hungary

The Life of József

When József Nagy was born on 8 February 1885, in Dunaföldvár, Tolna, Hungary, his father, József Nagy, was 28 and his mother, Mária Mezei, was 23. He married Franciska Széles on 26 April 1910, in Dunaföldvár, Tolna, Hungary. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died on 4 March 1969, in his hometown, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

József Nagy
1885–1969
Franciska Széles
1886–
Marriage: 26 April 1910
Franciska Nagy
1911–1989
Mária Nagy
1914–1914

Spouse and Children

    Male1885–1969Male

    Franciska Széles

    Female1886–Female

MARRIAGE
26 April 1910
Dunaföldvár, Tolna, Hungary
children

(2)

    Female1911–1989Female

    Mária Nagy

    Female1914–1914Female

Parents and Siblings

    József Nagy

    Male1856–1929Male

    Mária Mezei

    Female1862–1936Female

siblings

(5)

    Female1881–1955Female

    Female1883–1958Female

    Male1885–1969Male

    Rozália Nagy

    Female1888–1913Female

    Erzsébet Nagy

    Female1898–1921Female

World Events (5)

1914

Age 29

WWI. Hungary fights on the losing side and the monarchy collapses.
1920

Age 35

Hungary loses large part of territory to Czechoslovakia, Romania, Russia and Yugoslavia. The National Assembly restores Kingdom of Hungary. Horthy becomes regent and remains influential until 1944.
1938

Age 53

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

Name Meaning

1 Hungarian and Jewish (from Hungary): nickname for a large or powerful person, from Hungarian nagy ‘big’. The family name is contrasted with Kiss and was sometimes used to describe the older of two bearers of the same personal name.2 Indian: variant of Nagi .

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

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