Scenes from Romania

In September 2016, four descendants of the early Romanian immigrants to Minnesota fulfilled a lifelong dream of returning to the land of our ancestors. Here are some photos from our trip.

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Sannicolau Mare, Romania

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Saravale, Romania

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Igris

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Interior of church at Valcani

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Beautiful interior of Orthodox church at Valcani

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Romanian Orthodox Church at Valcani

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Memorial monument at Valcani

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Church books at the Archives

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Inventory book of the church records held at Timis county Archives

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Example of church register found at Archives

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Memorial at Igris church

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Many photos survive, such as this one of Florea Jebelean

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Cenad Serbian & Orthodox Cemetery

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Romanian Orthodox Church, Igris

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Cemetery at Sannicolau Mare

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Sannicolau Mare

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Beba Veche

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in Timisoara