KEISER is a German name, ethnically . There was a period in the history of the village when many German settlers settled along with Goral Poles, Ruthenians , Jewish and Slovakian families in Jablonca. Of course, many intermarried into Magyar families. Colonization of abandoned villages in Northern Hungary was very popular as many Germans were invited to settle by the Empress of Austria , Maria Theresia. Here is one of the Keiser families settled in Jablonca in 1869.