The last (9.) hammer mill in the Grund valley
The last (9.) hammer mill in the Grund valley
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This is a non-commercial site, based on data contributed by visitors and researchers. It has two primary objectives:
- The site serves as an introduction to the history and culture of twin Slovakian villages, Unter-Metzenseifen and Ober-Metzenseifen, both as they existed prior to 1900 and as they are now (The current names of the villages are Medzev and Vyšný Medzev) and the neighbouring town Stoß (Stos).
For the casual visitor, there are home page tabs accessing history, handicraft and cultural information, as well as travel and mapping data. These sections are freely available to all visitors.
- It provides support for genealogical researchers whose prior family history is associated with the two Metzenseifen villages. This includes access to birth, marriage, death and cemetery records for the seventeenth, eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Since the genealogical data base area also contains a listing of researcher names, addresses and areas of interest, access to this section is restricted for security purposes, to prevent spam and malicious email abuse. Serious researchers can apply for a password and login name by following the procedures in the registration section (please see the Misc. tab.).

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Information/What is new?
01/02/2016: New eMail address? You can change it yourself (after logging on). »»
01/01/2016: New recipes uploaded: Buchteln, Quarktaschen (Danke, Tanja!) »»
12/26/2015: New pictures of grave stones (now 320) »»
10/17/2015: Bug in registration script fixed »»
09/28/2015: New publications on page History -> Recollections -> Documents (Baron de Piza) »»
07/28/2015: Metzenseifner in America - Theodor Joseph Kundtz (1852-1937), part 1 of his life story »»
07/26/2015: New publications on page History -> Recollections -> Documents »»
02/17/2015: Editing of family photo entries has been improved »»
02/11/2015: metzenseifen.de is available again free of advertising and is replacing oldmetzenseifen.de »»
01/21/2015: New stories from Metzenseifen »»
11/22/2014: Image register of LDS microfilms improved »»
11/08/2014: Image register of LDS microfilms extended: 86 entries for Stos, 565 for UM and 378 for OM (Login needed) »»
10/11/2014: Birth list has been updated (6362 entries) »»
08/25/2014: New photographs of graves online »»
07/20/2014: Search for children and parents of a married couple is available now »»
We remember this month to family
Albert Steven Gaspar
around the 1920s
Gaspar
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