Uniting genealogists with Jewish roots in Sub-Carpathia Ukraine.

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Jewish theme films related to Sub-Carpathia Ukraine.

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Maps for Sub-Carpathia Ukraine research.

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Sub-Carpathia - Archival Records


Through the efforts of a number of researchers, some with roots in Sub-Carpathia, a comprehensive list of archive holdings for Sub-Carpathia has been created. This is a work-in-progress. More information will be added as it becomes available.

Ukraine as well as Sub-Carpathia has two types of archives for our genealogy purposes:

Civil Registry Offices are under the administration of the Ministry of Justice. Each city that is the center of an oblast (county) or a raion (region) has a civil registry office that maintains birth, marriage and death records. In Sub-Carpathia, the registry office ­is in Uzhhorod (Ungvár), the capital.

Regional (Raion) - Archives belong to the Archival Administration of Ukraine.

Archival Records - Interpreting Vital Records


To assist you when reading microfilms or if you have received a copy of the actual vital record, following are two types of page headings—with translations—that will be helpful to interpreting the record for your research efforts.

If you received a vital record with a page heading different from what is provided, click HERE to e-mail us the information so that we can get it translated and add it here for the benefit of all.


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Archival Records - Holdings



If you have information to add to any of the following lists for Sub-Carpathia, click HERE to e-mail us the information so that we may add it for the benefit of all.


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→ Holdings - Uzhhorod, Ukraine
→ Holdings - Mukacheve, Ukraine (ZAGs)
→ Holdings - Berehove, Ukraine
→ Holdings - Prague, Czech Republic
→ Holdings - Baia Mare, Romania
→ Holdings - LDS (Mormons), Salt Lake City, Utah
→ Holdings - Genealogy Indexer
→ Holdings - RadixForum
→ Holdings - U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum
→ Holdings - Yad Vashem
→ Holdings - Additional Reading

Ukraine Archive contact information may be found HERE.

Archival Records - JewishGen


Through the efforts of JewishGen and many genealogists to acquire and transcribe records, JewishGen's Hungary database—contributed by the JewishGen Hungarian Special Interest Group (H-SIG) and individual donors—has more than 850,000 records from many different sources: vital records, census records, property tax records, etc.

The combined databases have entries referring to individuals that once lived (or still live) in the current and former territory of Hungary (including Hungary, Slovakia, Croatia, N. Serbia, NW Romania) and Sub-Carpathia Ukraine (including Bereg, Máramaros, Ugocsa or Ung megyék). The database is always work in progress and new entries are being added regularly.


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→ JewishGen - Various Databases

In Appreciation

The JewishGen Sub-Carpathia SIG is hosted at no cost to the public by JewishGen, Inc., a non-profit corporation. If you feel there is a benefit to you in accessing  this site, your JewishGen-erosity is appreciated.

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