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Town Leader: David Gordon

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1900s Name: Ruzhin
1900s District: Skvira
1900s Province: Kiev
1900s Country: Russian Empire

Modern: Ruzhin, Ukraine
Modern Ukrainian: Ружин  listen town name in ukrainian
Modern Russian: Ружин  listen town name in russian

1930s: Ruzhin, Zhitomir, Ukraine SSR, Soviet Union
1950s: Ruzhin, Soviet Union

Other names: Ruzhin [Rus, Yid], Ruzhyn [Ukr], Ruzyn [Pol], Ruzin, Ruzshin, Rizhn

49°43'N 29°14'E Mapquest Google Maps

Document and Dataset Collections

NameTime frameView
CAHJP Catalog Cards, Ruzhin1798-1929
Photos of 17 Ruzhin catalog cards from the CAHJP. Russian and Yiddish. Translations are in progress. Contact 
Janette Silverman for more information.
Slownik Geograficzny, Ruzhin
Slownik Geograficzny Królestwa Polskiego (1880-1902), X, pp. 47-50: "Ruzyn".
Shtetl Finder, Cohen (1989), Ruzhin
Shtetl Finder (1980), p. 86: "Ruzhin".
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