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1900s Name: Medzhibozh
1900s District: Letichev
1900s Province: Podolia
1900s Country: Russian Empire

Modern: Medzhibozh, Ukraine
Modern Ukrainian: Меджибіж  listen town name in ukrainian
Modern Russian: Меджибож  listen town name in russian

1930s: Medzhibozh, Kamenets-Podolski, Ukraine SSR, Soviet Union
1950s: Medzhibozh, Soviet Union

Other names: Medzhibozh [Rus], Medzhybizh [Ukr], Mezbizh [Yid], Miedzyborz [Pol], Medzibezh, Medzibozh, Mezhibezh, Miedzyboz, Medschybisch, Smiedzyborz

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Vital Records, Letichev UzedMichael GerverIn progress
Metrical (birth, death and marriage) records for Letichev uyezd, from the Khmielnitsky archives. There are a total of 1,430 images. They should include most (but not all) years between 1838 and 1852.  These records cover many towns including Zinkov, Medzhibozh, Letichev, Derazhnya and other towns.

Document and Dataset Collections

NameTime frameView
Slownik Geograficzny, Medzhibozh1880-1902
Słownik Geograficzny Królestwa Polskiego (1880-1902), VI, pp. 365-370: "Międzyboż".
Library of Congress Catalog Card: 'Fortress Town, Medzhibozh' Pre-1900
The short title of this book is "Fortress Town, Medzhibozh". In Hebrew it is: "עיר מבצר :‏ ‏מעזיבוז"
"Memorial book of a fortress town: History of the town Medzhibozh, fortress of Torah and Chasidism: which relates the history of the town and our Master and Teacher (Chasidic Rabbi) / Arranged and assembled from faithful sources and published by The Memory Book Institute."
This book was published in 2009. It is printed in Hebrew and is available through booksellers and libraries. The US Library of Congress has a copy. A Table of Contents (in Hebrew) is on the Library of Congress website

Master Name Index for Medzhibozh

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