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GRODNO GUBERNIA

        
Some interesting facts about Grodno Gubernia
 
 

1887 GRODNO GUBERNIYA TOTALS:

Grodno Uezd and Guberniya Population = Totals by Religion in 1887
 
Religion total in towns total in uezd total in gubernya
men women men women men women
Orthodox 25321 14607 357204 363677 382525 358284
Catholic 21325 20028 150543 147363 171868 167391
Protestant 1527 1485 4363 4480 5891 5965
Jewish 80738 77606 57677 59962 138415 137568
Mohammedan 865 345 380 405 1245 750
Total 129776 114071 570167 55887 669958 669958

Grodno Guberniya Population by Social Class in 1887:
 
Title of the Estates Total in towns Total in Uezd Total in Guberniya<= /FONT>
men women men women men women
Nobility 1) hereditary 1295 1379 3728 3856 5023 5235
2) personal 746 894 629 672 1375 1566
Clergy 1) Orthodox "White" 102 116 935 1922 1037 1138
1) Orthodox "Monkish" 10 11 20 30 11
2) Catholic "White" 38 67 105
2) Catholic "Monkish" 9 13 1 10 13
3)
4) 5 6 1 1 6 7
5) Jewish 77 65 124 170 201 235
6) Moslem 4 2 3 6 3
Urban Estates 1) Citizens (hereditary) 78 97 66 71 144 168
1) Citizens (personal) 59 52 85 87 144 139
2) Merchants 800 794 317 386 1117 1181
3) Middle-class 95110 99222 79797 82679 174907 181871
4) 6144 5017 801 713 6945 5730
Rural Estates 1) State peasants 678 594 167212 165220 167890 165814
2) Settlers 97 100 3503 3468 3600 3568
3) Peasants-proprietors 168 224 267901 267081 268069 267305
4) town peasants 46 51 46 51
5) Free people
6) 35 38 35 38
Military Estates 1) regular troops 18044 857 4946 69 22990 926
2) irregular troops 4 1 2 4 6 5
3) 2816 1709 18409 11437 21225 13146
4) retired lower ranks 1793 1593 13036 10127 14829 11720
5) soldiers' children 384 392 5631 6146 6014 6538
Foreign VI. Foreign Subjects 1091 724 2316 2067 3407 2791
VII. People who do not belong above<= /TD> 178 160 603 600 781 760
TOTAL 129776 114071 540167 55887 699943 669958

Livestock in all Grodno towns and in all Grodno uezds in 1884:

Horses: 4355/150978

Cattle: 6471/482811

Sheep, simple: 3143/527426

Sheep with thin fleece: 111077

Pigs: 6946/326947

Goats: 758/3421

Donkeys/mules: 6/53

Total livestock in towns: 21679

Total livestock in uezds: 1,602,713

Total Grodno Guberniya Livestock in 1884:

Horses: 155333

Cattle: 489282

Sheep, simple: 530569

Sheep with thin fleece: 111077

Pigs: 333893

Goats: 4179

Donkeys/mules: 59

Total livestock: 1,624,392

Buildings in all of Grodno Guberniya in 1887: stone/wood

Habitations =96public: 58/47

- church/monastery: 31/79

- social: 29/105

- private: 1,387/17,601

Public shop: 4/12

Social shop: 10/56

Private shop: 39/104

Social store: 122/67

Private store: 1,289/1,010

Theater: 3/2

Total: 2972/19,083
 
 

DIRECTORY OF LANDMANSCHAFTEN ORGANIZATIONS

(List edited from published sources) found at http://www.jewishgen.org/InfoFiles/landshaf.html

Grodno. Yosef Struvolski, 6 Lamdan, Ramat Gan 52443.

Grodno. Moshe Alperstein, 126 Haroe, Ramat Gan 52375.

Grodno. Akiva Alexandrovitch, 52, Welzman, Tel Aviv 62155.

Grodno. Yaacov Naor, 30 Hazohar, Tel Aviv 62914.

Grodno. Mr. Yurl Kostyn, 240 Dizengoff, Tel Aviv 631156.

Grodno. Yitzhak Draznlk, 8 Krasky, aarat Gan 52378.

Grodno. Doliner Family', 141 Rothschild, Petah Tlkva.

Grodno. Yosef Strovinsky, 6 Lamdan, Ramat Gan.

Grodno. Yitzhak Dresnik, 8 Krassky Street, Ramat Gan.

Homsk. Maasha Liberman, 58 Ibn Gabirol Street; Tel Aviv 64362. (Kobrin ue= zd)

Kobrin, Dr. 1. Bilitzki, 8 A. Birenbaum Street, Tel Aviv 62302.

Kobrin, Bill George, 26 Borochov Street, Givatayim 53205.

Lida. Abba Landau, 34 Krasod Street, Holon.

Novogrudok. Mr. Rodnitzki, 14 Natan Street, Ramat Gan 52450.

Novogrudok. Dov Cohen, 6 Hagivah Street, Ramat Hasharon.

Ostro. Haim Finkel, 9 Hashomron Street, Holon 58265.

Ostrow. Yaffa Gratz, 61 Hovevei Zion Street, Tel Aviv 63343.

----OSTROV POLNOCNY is near Krynki but which is Ostro vs. Ostrow is unkno= wn.

Polish Immigrants Association (for information on landsmanshaftn) (03)225= 078, (03) 228205.Ponibaz. Aida Bronne, 11/6 Ben Zion Avenue.

Slomniki. Irit Vishlitzki, 32 Hamayan Street, Givatayim 53376.

Slonim. Zvi Shaft, P.0. Box 494, Givatayim 53203.

Sokolke. Benzion Hassid, 16 Ein Gedi Street, Givatayim.

Suchowola. H. Tikotzky, 15 Lochamei Sinai Street, Ramat Gan 52373. ---Sokolski uezd.

Yanov Bialistki. Yona Greenspan, 29 Zeitlin St., Tel Aviv.

Yanov Bialitotski. Shoshana Mazor, 22 Gordon St., Ra'anana.

Yanov near but west of Brest is called Yanov Podlaski and Yanev Shedletzki.

Yanov southwest of Grodno, also called Yanov Sokolski, Yanova, and Janow, is located north of Bialystok.