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Town Leader: Inna Minuk

JewishGen KehilaLinks: http://kehilalinks.jewishgen.org/Fastov/index.html

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1900s Name: Fastov
1900s District: Vasilkov
1900s Province: Kiev
1900s Country: Russian Empire

Modern: Fastov, Ukraine
Modern Ukrainian: Фастів  listen town name in ukrainian
Modern Russian: Фастов  listen town name in russian

1930s: Fastov, Kiev, Ukraine SSR, Soviet Union
1950s: Fastov, Soviet Union

Other names: Fastov [Rus], Fastiv [Ukr], Chvostov [Yid], Chwastow [Pol], Fastow [Pol], Fastiw [Ger]

50°05'N 29°55'E Mapquest Google Maps


Revision list translation and indexing Fastov, 1816Janette SilvermanIn progress
This project involves acquiring  digital copies of the 1816 revision list for Fastov from CAHJP, translating the acquired records and preparing them for posting in the JewishGen Ukraine Database, and the Ukraine SIG Master Name Index. 
Census has been obtained as of August 2016.
GAKO, Kiev, 280/2/307	Inv/9960
Ship Manifests: Re-index Ellis Island Database (EIDB), FastovLinda SheflerIn progress
Extract records from the EIDB and index the unindexed fields. Use town-based extractions of passenger manifests.
Records have been extracted, but need to be checked and sent to Ukraine SIG.
Act of the meeting of the Presidium allocation of assistance and local organizations Janette SilvermanNot Yet Started
Act of the meeting of the Presidium allocation of assistance and local organizations JOINTconsidering local issues and refugee victims of pogroms near the border with Romania, as well as the relationship with JOINT and ORT, "Cultural League, KOPE, " Poalei Zion ", SETMAS, OZE and the Jewish community of Kiev, on removing grain rations to the homes of Jewish children, on an edition the poem by D. Gofshtein "Sorrow" and others. The records of the members of the Commission of the provisions in Volhynia and Podolia, in towns: Berdichev, Boguslav, Shitomir, Novograd-Volyn, Radomysl, Uman, Skbir, Fastov, Cherkassy and others.
In the case of leave entitlements, about soap (1922), 1922; Russian; CAHJP HM2/9961.2.

Committee for Assistance to jewish victims of pogromKiev National Historical Archive from Ukraine
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Document and Dataset Collections

NameTime frameView
Slownik Geograficzny, Fastov
Slownik Geograficzny Królestwa Polskiego (1880-1902), I, pp. 660-664: "Chwastów".
Shtetl Finder, Cohen (1989), Fastov
Shtetl Finder (1989), p. 23: "Fastov, Chvostov".
List of sages, Fastov
List of sages on KehilaLinks site
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Master Name Index for Fastov

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