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Results for galicia:

The Exotic Medicine of Our Ancestors

Applications of pig manure are used in case of diphtheria. A sore throat is cured with slices of pork fat that are wrapped around the neck. A boiled magpie egg is eaten to cure asthma.


Galician Tragedy in 1889

If your ancestors left Galicia in 1890 or shortly afterwards, you will know the possible reason for their emigration. If they stayed and emigrated later, you will understand what they had to go through.


The Crimes of Our Ancestors: Angel Makers

While the topic is quite horrific, I feel that it helps to give us a better understanding of why so many of our ancestors did everything possible to emigrate to other countries


Travel In Time: Visit a Galician Village of the 19th - early 20th century

This sketch will be interesting to those whose family originate from Eastern Galicia and who would like to feel the real atmosphere of their ancestral village. We invite you to travel in time with Dorosh Heritage Tours of Ukraine.



We are used to seeing the word “Obstetrix” in all birth records we research. What kind of phenomenon hides behind this term? Dorosh Heritage Tours invite you to learn about the real world of your ancestors.