Baptism of Wojciech Karpik (1834)
This is my translation of the Polish language baptismal record of Wojciech Karpik, from the Bądkowo parish. Any errors are completely my own.
Bądkowo, No. 50, 1834
This occurred in the village of Bądkowo on the 31st of December, 1834, at 9 a.m. Maciej Karpik appeared, aged 42, a groom, the father of the child, residing in Bądkowo, in the presence of Wojciech Krzemińśki, aged 37, and Mikołaj Stępińśki, aged 53, a laborer, both reside in the village of Bądkowo, and presented us a male child, stating that the child was born in the village of Bądkowo, on the 30th of December, 1834, at 8 p.m., to his lawful wife Marianna nee Jąkalska, aged 26. At Holy Baptism, administered on this day, this child was given the name of Wojciech. The Godparents were: Wojciech Krzemińśki and Urszula Stępińśka. This document was read to the declarant and witnesses, who are illiterate, and was signed by us alone.
Rev. M. Sołtysiak, Pastor of the Bądkowo Parish and Civil Registrar.