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1900s Name: Ishum
1900s District: Cherkassy
1900s Province: Kiev
1900s Country: Russian Empire

Modern: Ishim, Ukraine
Modern Ukrainian: Ішим  listen town name in ukrainian
Modern Russian: Ишим  listen town name in russian

1930s: Ishim, , ,
1950s: Ishum, Soviet Union

Other names: Cherkassy

Document and Dataset Collections

NameTime frameView
Family Records, FHL Catalog Entry, Ishum town & Cherkassy district 1847-19171847-1917
6 microfilms, FHL Catalog entry for Ishim district
Family lists for the district of Cherkassy, Kiev, Russia; later known as Cherkasy, Cherkasy, Ukraine. These lists were created to record information on the representatives of the taxable social classes. These records may include Jewish communities, Old Believers" communities, military recruits, city dwellers, petty bourgeois and foreigners. Some volumes include a name index. Unless otherwise indicated, multiple localities or record types are mixed together on each item. Also includes misc. documents of the city council. Text in Russian.
Fond 8, Opis 1, Dela 216, 247, 255-256, 270, 672, 381, 697, 730, 740, 855, 865, 889, 897, 899, 900. 
Microfilm Nos. 2192577-2192580, 2199426, 2199429
NOTE: The FHL Catalog says that Jewish Community records are on the following microfilms: 2192578, Items 2, 4-6; 2192579, Item 1. Other films in this set may have Jewish records.
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