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Town Leader: Chaim Freedman

JewishGen KehilaLinks: http://kehilalinks.jewishgen.org/colonies_of_ukraine/grafskoy.htm

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

Modern: Proletarskiy, Ukraine
Modern Ukrainian: Пролетарський  listen town name in ukrainian
Modern Russian: Пролетарский  listen town name in russian

1930s: Proletarskoye, Zaporozhe, Ukraine SSR, Soviet Union
1950s: Proletarskiy, Soviet Union

Other names: Proletarskiy [Ukr], Grafskaya [Rus, until 1925], Proletarske, Proletarskoye, Grafskiy, Grafskoy, Grafskoye, Grafsk

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Revision list transcription, Grafskaya, 1858Chuck WeinsteinNot Yet Started
This project involves transcribing an online translation of the 1858 revision list for Grafskaya (an Agricultural Colony). The current translation is in the Documents Online section of the Agricultural Colonies KehilaLinks website. When completed, the Excel file will be uploaded to JGUD and the UkrSIG MNI.

Document and Dataset Collections

NameTime frameView
Ketubah, Grafskaya1907
A link to the Ketubah image is on the Berdyansk KehilaLinks website.
Revision Lists, Grafskaya, Mariupol District, 1858, Translations1858
This is a translation of the 1858 revision List for Grafskaya. It lists the names and ages of Jewish male and female residents. Additional census information is available on the Grafskaya web page of the Agricultural Colonies KehilaLinks website.
Biographical Names Collection, Kharkov Encyclopedia, Grafskaya1784-1997
This dataset contains 4 entries for the town of Grafskaya.

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.

Master Name Index for Grafskaya

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