Hungary lost 71.5% of her land & 63% of her population........ I'm assuming this would be the reason why it's very hard to find genealogy records
The Treaty of Trianon had devastating effects on the Hungarian economy and on their sense of national pride. Trianon was every bit as heartbreaking to the Hungarians as the Treaty of Versailles was to the Germans. Both were treaties drafted by the French, Americans, and the Brits for the purpose of destabilizing Central European powers.
Map of Ottoman Empire in Europe.
1874: 64 counties of Hungary - Integer Hungary from the independent Kingdom of Hungary was established in 1000 AD to 1920. The Treaty of Trianon had devastating effects on the Hungarian economy and on Hungary. Founded in 896, a peaceful multi-ethnic state for over 1100 years and her borders were virtually unchanged until 1920.
Kingdom of Hungary (1920-1944): The irredentist Magyar Hiszek Egy ("The Hungarian Creed" written by Mrs. Elemér Papp-Váry, née Szeréna Sziklay (1881-1923). Recited each morning by Hungarian school children during the Horthy era. "I believe in Hungary’s resurrection!" referring to revision of the Treaty of Trianon, 1920.
A Magyar Birodalom Mátyás király korában
Hungary --- before Trianon 1919
Hungary...the Treaty of Trianon: Hungary lost 72% of its land and sea ports in Croatia, 3,425,000 Magyars found themselves separated from their motherland. the country lost 5 of its 10 biggest Hungarian cities...June 4, 1920
Oligarchs in the Kingdom of Hungary - Kingdom of Hungary (1301–1526) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia