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1900s Name: Ganchesty
1900s District: Lapushna
1900s Province: Bessarabia
1900s Country: Russian Empire
Modern: Hincesti, Moldova
1930s: Hancesti, Lapusna, Basarabia, Romania
1950s: Kotovskoye, Soviet Union
Other names: Hînceºtii [Mold], Ganchesty [Rus, before 1940], Kotovskoye [Rus, 1940-65], Kotovsk [Rus, 1965-90], Hânceºti [Rom], Khencheshti, Gincheshty, Gynchesht', Khynchesht'
Coordinates: 46°49'N 28°35'E Mapquest
|Project Short Description||Status||View|
|Birth records for town of Gancheshty 1859||Completed|
|Hincesti/Gancheshty Jewish Cemetery||Completed|
Document and Dataset Collections
|Hincesti Jewish Cemetery||19 and 20 centuries|
|Epelboum||Gallery of Religious Leaders||
|Yankelevich||Gallery of Writers||
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