Calvinists

The many faiths in Jablonca

One of the great clues in learning about a family is the listing of their religions in the 1869 Hungarian census. Jablonca natives were mostly of the Hungarian Reformed Religion. REF is the abbreviation, in the census form, for the Reformed church in Hungary, notably a form of Calvinism that was brought from Switzerland and embraced by many Magyars.

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