The village of Nedec/Nedecz is now Nededza, Slovak Republic but I do not think it is the one in question. http://mapy.atlas.skhttp://mapy.atlas.skfor locating a town 12 KAPOLKAs (Kapalka, Kafolka among them), HOVANEC, HOVANECZ,HOWANICZ, HOWANIECZ, HORNICSAK, CHOVANEOS (Chovanec),MILANAKs,MILANYAKs,MILANYOKs,MILONIAKs,MILYANIAK,URAM, and WIDA came thru Ellis Island from Nedec/Nedeca/Nedecz.www.jewishgen.org/databases/EIDB/ellis.html You can find Nedecz in Szepes megye on this old map: http://lazarus.elte.hu/hun/maps/1910http://lazarus.elte.hu/hun/maps/1910 Not far is a village Falstin which is your Falsztyn. Both of the villages are now in Poland and not far from Slovak Republic's border.To locate a town in Poland use www.pilot.plor www.jewishgen.org/ShtetlSeeker/loctown.htmThe correct spelling is Falsztyn and Niedzica. http://maxpages.com/polandhttp://maxpages.com/poland www.pgsa.org www.mytarg.net History of Slovakia: www.adc.sk/english/slovakia/slovak04.htm www.tccweb.org www.rat.de/kuijsten/navigator(surname locator) In 1990 census of names there were 44 KAPOLKAs,238 HOWANIECs, 65 WIDAs, and 29 HORNICZAKs. www.herby.com.pl/herbyin Polish and only distribution. The Slovak alphabet has no W and Polish has no V.