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KOBRIN

KOBRINSKI UEZD INFORMATION including Alekseevichi, Antopol, Antopolskaya, Barashevichskaya, Barashevichi, Bezdezh, Bezdezhskaya, Bolotskaya, Cherepavchicy, Drogichin, Drogichin II, Drogichinskaya, Dreuzhilovichki, Druzhilovichskaya, Dyvin, Dyvinskaya, Eremichi, Gorodec, Gorodeckaya, Goroditz, Grushevo, Homsk, Homskaya, Iloskaya, Imeninskaya, Ivanov/o, Ivanovskaya, Osovnickaya, Kobrin, Kozischy, Kozischskaya, Krosuni, Lipec, Malorytskaya, Mokrany, Mokranskaya, Motol, Motoskaya, Novosely, Ocovcy, Ocoveckaya, Odrizhin, Odrizhinskaya, Osovnica, Ozyaty, Ozyatskaya, Peredel, Podoleskaya, Priluki, Pruskovskaya, Rogoznyanskaya, Rogozina Hvidko, Sehanovicheskaya, Stepanki, Stigovo, Strigovskaya Zvirogi, Verholeskaya, Volovel, Volvelskaya, Vorocevichi, Vorocevichskaya, Zalese, Zaleskaya, Zbirogovskaya, Zelova, Zelovskaya

Kobrinski Uezd Population by Religion in 1887
 
Religion Kobrin Kobrinski uezd
men women men women
Orthodox 1677 1146 59768 58336
Catholic 281 368 1707 1723
Protestant 69 66
Jewish 3038 2344 8137 8217
Mohammedan 2
Total 4998 3858 69681 68342

1887 Kobrinski Uezd Population by Social Class
 
Title of the Estates Kobrin town<= /TD> Kobrinski uezd
men women men women
Nobility 1) hereditary 93 89 329 364
2) personal 15 9 98 131
Clergy 1) Orthodox "White" 5 3 189 206
1) Orthodox "Monkish"
2) Catholic "White" 1 1
2) Catholic "Monkish"
3)
4)
5) Jewish 1 1 27 40
6) Moslem
Urban Estates 1) Citizens (hereditary) 2 3 9 7
1) Citizens (personal) 50 50 30 31
2) Merchants 3326 3224 31 53
3) Middle-class 218 230 7958 8130
4)
Rural Estates 1) State peasants 11 17 15465 15514
2) Settlers 228 226
3) Peasants-proprietors 39084 39088
4) town peasants
5) Free people
6) 1022 17 20 17
Military Estates 1) regular troops 755
2) irregular troops 133 98
3) 73 62 2368 1859
4) retired lower ranks 45 41 1784 1376
5) soldiers' children 4 5 931 1010
Foreign VI. Foreign Subjects 195 150
VII. People who do not belong above<= /TD> 179 140
TOTAL 7995 3858 69681 68342

Kobrinski uezd, Grodno gubernia fairs in 1887

Kobrin: 6 Jan, Monday of "Fominoy" Week, 8 Sep

Dyvin: 25 Mar, Ascension Day, 28 Oct

Antopol: 10th week after Easter, 14 Oct

Goroditz: 31 Aug, 23 Oct

Drogichin: 2 Feb, 1st Mon after Easter, 9 May, 2nd day after Trinity Day,= 24 Jun, 1 Sep, 6 Dec

Homsk: 6 Jan, Wed after Cheese Week, Wed of the 1st week of Lent, 29 Jun,= 1 Oct, 8 No

Ivanov: 1 Jan, 23 Apr, 24 Jun, 1 Oct, 14 Oct

Kobrin town and Kobrin uezd Livestock in 1884:

Horses: 265/11403

Cattle: 573/79031

Sheep, simple: 590/55833

Sheep with thin fleece: 0/0

Pigs: 482/31662

Goats: 10/658

Donkeys/mules: 0/6

Total livestock in Kobrin: 1,920

Total livestock in Kobrin uezd: 187,399

Buildings in Kobrin in 1887: stone/wood

Habitations =96public: 4/2

- church/monastery: 3/6

- social: /3

- private: 14/1,095

Public shop: /2

Social shop:

Private shop:

Social store: 2/

Private store: 160/20

Theater:

Total: 183/1,128

Kobrin uezd 1887 statics for these zashtatnye cities, places, and posa= dy
 
Name of Settlement 1887 Population Distance from Gubernia city= Distance from district city= Lat/ Long Postal Address (P.S)
Antopol p 4043 277 30 52 12 42 57 Antopol P.S.
Gorodec p 702 268 21 52 12 42 49 Gorodec
Drogichin p. 838 301 55 52 11 43 19 Drogichin
Dyvin p 2516 267 32 51 57 42 45 Dyvin
Ivanovo p 3057 333 84 52 9 43 41 Ivanovo
Kobrin d.c. 8856 251 52 13 42 31 Krobrin
Motol p 2865 347 99 52 19 43 47 Ivanovo 
Homsk p 2090 301 55 52 20 43 23 Homsk

Kobrin uezd: 1887 GRODNO camps (colony?) and Volosts with postal addresses

(volost=smallest administrative/territorial unit of pre-Revolutionary Tsarist Russia;

Guberniya Basic administrative/territorial unit of pre-Revolutionary Russia

1 desyatina = 1.0925 hektar; 1 hectar = 10,000 square meters
CAMP Desig-nation Name of district camps name of places: camp flats & volosts go= vernment Post Address Distance from camp flat Distance from district city Distance from gubernia city
1st  1st camp Kobrin Yurizdika city: Kobrin 1 250
1st  Volost Pruskovskaya Cherepavchicy city: Kobrin 7 225
1st  Volost Rogoznyanskaya village: Rogozina Hvidkovillage:  city: Kobrin 11 17 230
1st  Volost Zbirogovskaya village: Zvirogi city: Kobrin 21 28 222
1st  Volost Sehanovicheskaya village: Stepanki city: Kobrin 19 26 210
1st  Volost Strigovskaya village: Stigovo city: Kobrin 14 10 210
1st  Volost Kozischskaya village: Kozischy city: Kobrin 21 14 195
1st  Volost Podoleskaya village: Eremichi city: Kobrin 17 10 200
1st  Volost Zaleskaya village: Zalese city: Kobrin 14 7 212
2nd  2nd camp place: Dyvin place: Dyvin 32 267
2nd  Volost Dyvinskaya place: Dyvin place: Dyvin 32 267
2nd  Volost Mokranskaya village: Mokrany Malorytskaya Railway Station. 25 50 260
2nd  Volost Verholeskaya village: Novosely city: Kobrin 14 21 230
2nd  Volost Bolotskaya village: Lipec city: Kobrin 25 16 215
2nd  Volost Ozyatskaya village: Ozyaty city: Kobrin 21 21 215
3rd  3rd camp place: Antopol place: Antopol 30 277
3rd  Volost Antopolskaya place: Antopol place: Antopol 30 277
3rd  Volost Volvelskaya village: Volovel village: Krosuni 15 45 230
3rd  Volost Imeninskaya village: Alekseevichi place: Drogichin II 16 46 210
3rd  Volost Zelovskaya village: Zelova place: Gorodec 5 35 212
3rd  Volost Iloskaya village: Grushevo place: Gorodec 4 26 212
3rd  Volost Gorodeckaya place: Gorodec place: Gorodec 8 21 268
4th  4th camp place: Drogichin II place: Drogichin II 55 301
4th  Volost Drogichinskaya place: Drogichin II place: Drogichin II 55 301
4th  Volost Homskaya place: Homsk place: Homsk 18 55 301
4th  Volost Bezdezhskaya village: Bezdezh place: Homsk 18 64 215
4th  Volost Opolskaya village: Bezhezh place: Homsk 20 69 218
4th  Volost Barashevichskaya village: Barashevichi place: Drogichin II 11 44 218
4th  Volost Ocoveckaya village: Ocovcy place: Drogichin II 15 65 255
5th  5th camp place: Ivanovo p, Ivanovo 85 333
5th  Volost Ivanovskaya place: Ivanovo place: Ivanovo 85 333
5th  Volost Ivanovskaya place: Ivanovo place: Ivanovo 14 70 250
5th Volost Vorocevichskaya village: Vorocevichi place: Ivanovo 24 85 280
5th  Volost Odrizhinskaya village: Odrizhin place: Ivanovo 20 99 347
5th  Volost Motoskaya place: Motol place: Ivanovo 8 80 240
5th  Volost Druzhilovichskaya village: Dreuzhilovichki place: Ivanovo 21 91 250
5th  Volost Osovnickaya village: Osovnica place: Ivanovo 28 295

KOBRIN UEZD 1887 surnames and occupation
 
TOWN OCCUPATION SURNAME First Name Pharmacy Number
Ivanovo pharmacy owner Kalesinski #43 
Peredel physician Klinovski  Otton Kazimirovich
Priluki physician Mantselevich Lev Grigorjevich
Kobrin pharmacy owner Miklashevich #42 
Antopol  pharmacy owner Podolski #44 
Dragichin pharmacy owner Priffer #45 
Kobrin physician Raigrodski  Meer Veniaminovich
Kobrin pharmacy manager Shidlovski Vatslav  #42 

Kobrin uezd towns:

Kobrin (Kobryn, Kovrin):

Kagan and Levin (Yiddish and Hebrew Encyclopedias of Lithuania): 7037. 

Yizkor: Sefer Kobrin, 1951.

1880 Hamelitz article mentions eighth aniiversay of agricultural settlement "Kfar Bezdiz" near Kobrin (author: Moshe Levin of Kolonie Pavlova).

birthplace of artist Elias Mendel Gossman (1898-?), immigrated US in 1911.

There are 4 yizkor books on Kobrin:

-1951, the first book was published, written in Hebrew

-1953, a second book was published in Argentina, written in Yiddish. 

-1992, the English translation of the 1951 book was published

-1996, a Spanish translation of the 1953 Yiddish book was published in Argentina.