Not related and not researching this surname.Do have some websites to help in your search.
You need to locate a name of a town in order to proceed with the research.
Do post on all the boards that apply to your surname.
www.rat.de/kuijsten/navigator www.genealogienetz.de/reg Surname BADEA does list in Bucuresti's phone book. www.whitepages.ro www.genealogy.ro 19 BADEAs passed thru Ellis Island to America and few were from Riconik.That could be a clue. To locate an EI manifest in One Step use :www.stevemorse.org