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Town Leader: Lisa Brahin Weinblatt

JewishGen KehilaLinks: http://kehilalinks.jewishgen.org/Kremenets/

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1900s Name: Pochaev
1900s District: Kremenets
1900s Province: Volhynia
1900s Country: Russian Empire

Modern: Pochayev, Ukraine
Modern Ukrainian: Почаїв  listen town name in ukrainian
Modern Russian: Почаев  listen town name in russian

1930s: Poczajow, Krzemieniec, Wołyń, Poland
1950s: Pochayev, Soviet Union

Other names: Pochayev [Ukr], Poczajow [Pol], Pitshayev [Yid], Pochaev [Rus], Pitcheyev, Pochayuv Stary, Potchayev

50°01'N 25°29'E Mapquest Google Maps

Pochaev data on Kremenets KehilaLinks website: The Kremenets District Research Group (KDRG) collects documents and datasets for towns of the Kremenets District. Pochaev is one of those towns. To see what KDRG has available for Pochaev go to the Kremenets KehilaLinks website (http://kehilalinks.jewishgen.org/Kremenets/web-pages/about-kremenets.html). On the Research Menu, select Concordance. The Concordance of Personal Names and Town Names is a master index of all information collected by KDRG. Please be sure to read the Introduction and Guide to the Concordance to learn how to interpret the abbreviations in the 'Source' and 'Location in Source' columns. For more information contact Ron Doctor (rddpdx@gmail.com).


Divorce record translation and indexing Pochaev, 1915Janette SilvermanIn progress
This project involves acquiring  digital copies of the 1915 divorce records for Pochaev from CAHJP, translating the acquired records and preparing them for posting in the JewishGen Ukraine Database, and the Ukraine SIG Master Name Index. 
List has been obtained as of August 2016.
GATO, Ternopol, 484/1/201	Inv.9958
Attendance lists and names of the management members of Poczajow branch of “Zionist ORon DoctorIn progress
Attendance lists and names of the management members of Poczajow branch of “Zionist Organization in Poland” ; 1929; HM 2-9246.1; Polish; ; Originally from Tarnopol Archives GATO Fond 2 Opis 2 Delo 533
Reports, correspondence and other material related to the activities of “Association Ron DoctorIn progress
Reports, correspondence and other material related to the activities of “Association Hechalutz - Pioneer in Poland” in towns Poczajow and Krzemieniec.; 1934; HM 2-9248.10; Polish; ; Originally from Ternopol Archives GATO Fond 2 Opis 1 Delo 14
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Document and Dataset Collections

NameTime frameView
Pinkas HaKehilot, Pochaev
waiting for proofing
Yizkor Books, Pochaev
partially complete Lisa Weinblatt (Redball62@aol.com) is YB Translation Coordinator for Pochayiv..  Name and Town Index: partially complete Lisa Weinblatt (Redball62@aol.com) is YB Translation Coordinator for Pochayiv.
CAHJP Documents, 1849 Bet-midrash List, Pochayev, Pochaev1849
Lists of 1,360 names + text. 55 pp., Russian, handwritten, KDRG Doc 042, CAHJP Catalog No. HM2-9540.1. This document has not yet been translated. 
Title is, “Volhyn Province Schools" Board of Directors. Lists of bet-midrashes in Volhyn Province, lists of Jewish communities" members.” 
Volhyn province bet-midrash registers, Data on number of synagogue communities and rabbi"s names in Zaslav, Ostrog  district and boroughs, Krzemieniec, Belozerka, Berezhy, Vishnevets, Vyshgorodok, Katerburg, Lanovtsy, Staryy Aleksinets, Pochayev, Radzivilov, Shushki, Yampol, also name lists of synagogue  communities of  Dubno, Varkovichi, Rovno, Berezno, Mezhirichi (Rovno district). 
Contact Ron Doctor (rddpdx@gmail.com) for more information.
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