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This town needs a Town Leader. Please contact Janette Silverman or Chuck Weinstein to become the Korsun Town Leader. To learn more about becoming a town leader please read this pdf.

JewishGen KehilaLinks: http://kehilalinks.jewishgen.org/Korsun-Shevchenkivskyy/
KehilaLinks Status: In progress

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1900s Name: Korsun
1900s District: Kanev
1900s Province: Kiev
1900s Country: Russian Empire

Modern: Korsun Shevchenkovskiy, Ukraine
Modern Ukrainian: Корсунь Шевченківський  listen town name in ukrainian
Modern Russian: Корсунь Шевченковский  listen town name in russian

1930s: Korsun, Kiev, Ukraine SSR, Soviet Union
1950s: Korsun Shevchenkovskiy, Soviet Union

Other names: Korsun-Shevchenkovskiy [Rus, since 1944], Korsun [Rus, until 1944], Korsun-Shevchenkivskyi [Ukr], Korsun Szewczenkowski [Pol], Korsun-Schewtschenkiwskyj [Ger], Karun Sheychenkovskaya

49°26'N 31°15'E Mapquest Google Maps


FHL Microfilm Digitizing and translation Jewish VR, Korsun 1854-1862Janette SilvermanIn progress
Order microfilm 2289316 into local FHC and digitize it.
Translate and prepare for posting, Jewish Records of births, marriages, and deaths from the Jewish congregation of Korsun. The records are from FHL microfilm numbers 2289316 (Items 1-8).  The text is in Russian and Hebrew

 item 1 – 1857 births
 item 2-1857 deaths
 item 3- 1858 births
 item 4-1859 births
 item 5- 1860 deaths
 item 6-1860 marriages
 item 7-1861 births
 item 8-1862 marriages

The FHL catalog entry for the microfilms is:
Korsun", Kanev, Kiev,  2289316 – 8 files: 1854-1862 -- Records of births, marriages, and deaths from the Jewish congregation in Korsun", Kanev, Kiev, Russia; later known as Korsun"-Shevchenkivs"ki, Korsun"-Shevchenkivs"ki, Cherkasy, Ukraine. Text in Russian and Hebrew.
Kehilalinks Development Project: Old Town Pages Conversion, Korsun-Shevchenkovskiyy Richard BaumFinished
Conversion of Korsun-Shevchenkovskiyy Old Town Page to Kehilalink; completed 9/4/2012

Document and Dataset Collections

NameTime frameView
Revision Lists, Korsun Village 1858, FHL Catalog entry1858
1 microfilm reel: Film 	2199451, Item 9 on the Kanev District microfilm. Click here to access the FHL Catalog Entry
Encyclopedia of Jewish Life (2001), Korsun2001
Encyclopedia of Jewish Life (2001), p. 660: "Korsun".
Landsmanshaftn: Incorporation Docs, Korsun
Some data on SIG website
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