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Town Leader: Sylvia Walowitz Joseph Bekinschtein

JewishGen KehilaLinks: http://kehilalinks.jewishgen.org/dnipropetrovsk/

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1900s Name: Yekaterinoslav
1900s District: Yekaterinoslav
1900s Province: Yekaterinoslav
1900s Country: Russian Empire

Modern: Dnipro, Ukraine
Modern Ukrainian: Дніпропетровськ  listen town name in ukrainian
Modern Russian: Днепропетровск  listen town name in russian

1930s: Dnepropetrovsk, Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine SSR, Soviet Union
1950s: Dnipropetrovsk, Soviet Union

Other names: Dnipropetrovsk [Ukr], Dnepropetrovsk [Rus, since 1926],Yekaterinoslav [Rus, before 1926], Yekaterinoslav [Yid], Jekaterynoslaw, Iekaterinoslav, Dniepropietrowsk [Pol], Dnjepropetrowsk, Dniepropetrovsk, Dniepropetrovsk, Ekaterinoslav, Jekaterynoslaw, Kete

48°27'N 34°59'E Mapquest Google Maps


About the activity of the branches of the 'Society of educating Jews' in the cities oJanette SilvermanNot Yet Started
About the activity of the branches of the "Society of educating Jews" in the cities of Akkerman, Baku, Balta, Belostok, Bobruisk, Vil"no, Vitebsk, Voronezh, Gomel", Dvinsk, Yekaterinoslav, Yelisavetgrad, Irkutsk, Kazan", Kiev, Kishinyov, Kursk, Mariupol", Minsk, Mogilyov, Moskva, Nizh.-Novgorod, Odessa, Oryol, Orenburg, Perm", S.-Peterburg, Pinsk, Poltava, Priluki, Riga, Rostov, Samara, Saratov, Slutsk, Taganrog, Tomsk, Tula, Kharkov, Tsaritsyn, Chelyabinsk, 1911-1916; Russian; CAHJP HM2/9046.5.

The office of Peterburg"s GovernorTsGIA, Saint-Petersburg. Fond 287, op. 1, d. 85
Financial report of the Moscow branch, book donations. Lists of people who sent moneyJanette SilvermanNot Yet Started
Financial report of the Moscow branch, book donations.
Lists of people who sent money and the financial benefits.
Donations of books with the list of donors, including the following cities and towns:
Kiev, Berdichev, Shepetovka Sudilkov, Rovno, Bar, Balta, Tulchin, Gluev, Ekaterinoslav, Zhitomir, Zlatopol, Kamenetz-Podolsky, Uman, Mozyr, Gomel, Chisinau, 1889-1899; Russian; CAHJP HM2/212.

About the Society for the Promotion of the Illustration among the Jews of RussiaNational Archives of Russian Federation, Moscow

Document and Dataset Collections

NameTime frameView
Biographical Names Collection, Kharkov Encyclopedia, Yekaterinoslav1784-1997
This dataset contains 6 entries for the town of Yekaterinoslav.

This dataset is a translation of Jewish biographical entries extracted from the online version of 
Encyclopedia of Names, Kharkov Province, Volume 1, 
by Andrey Fedorovich Paramonov. Mr. Paramonov is Director of the Private Museum of Kharkov City Mansion.  He collected the records at the State Archive of Kharkiv Province beginning in 1999. The original text is in Russian.

Ukraine SIG extracted entries that appear to be for Jews and that have a Ukraine connection. With permission of the author, Ukraine SIG volunteers translated the extracted entries using an online copy of the book, as well as additional data provided by the author. A similar, but more extensive set of the data  is on the website of the 
Center for Genealogical Research (CGR).
 A few entries in the Ukraine SIG dataset were not in the original list published by A.F. Paramonov, but only on the CGR website.

Currently the dataset has 379 entries. Of these, 339 entries mention 70 different towns in Ukraine. The dataset will be expanded as new translations become available from the CGR and other Russian language websites.

The dataset has been submitted to the JewishGen Ukraine Database. When it becomes available there, researchers will be able to search for given names, surnames, and towns in various combinations. Alternatively, 
click here 
to download the Excel spreadsheet from the Ukraine SIG website. 
Click here 
to download the Introduction and Guide document. It describes the data columns that are in the spreadsheet.
Yizkor Books, Yekaterinoslav
Sefer Yekaterinoslav-Dnepropetrovsk (Jerusalem-Tel Aviv, 1973) .
Shtetl Finder, Cohen (1989), Yekaterinoslav
Shtetl Finder (1980), p. 121: "Yekaterinoslav".
See more Yekaterinoslav collections

Master Name Index for Yekaterinoslav

See more Yekaterinoslav names on MNI Database

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