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Kiev (Town)Vital Records-FHL Catalog Entry, Jewish, Oster Town 1867-19201867-1920FHL Catalog EntryFHL
1 microfilm reels at FHL
"Registers of Jewish births and marriages for the Oster uezd (district), Chernigov, Russia; later split amongst Kozelets, Chernihiv, Ukraine; Brovary, Kiev, Ukraine; and Kiev, Kiev, Ukraine/b>. Text in Russian and Hebrew.
Fond 679, Opis 10, Dela 3591-3595.
Microfilm Nos. 2392160
Kiev (Town)Vital Records-FHL Catalog Entry, Jewish, Kiev Town 18501850FHL Catalog EntryFHL
1 microfilm for Kiev, Jewish vital records.
Registers of Jewish births for the Kiev district, Kiev, Russia; Text in Russian and Hebrew. 
Fond 1164, Opis 1, Delo 1a
Microfilm No. 2410368 Item 4, 1850 Births.  Transcribed and submitted to JewishGen.
Kiev (Town)Names List, 1st Guild Merchants, Kiev, 19081908Name Lists, OtherKehilaLinks
277 names of 1st Guild Merchants of Kyiv. Some are not Jewish. Some entries give the geographic area the listed person is from. The original list is in Russian. It was created by Natalie and was posted in two parts on the
rusgenealogy.clan.su website. 
Richie Baum, Ukraine SIG"s Town Leader for Kyiv has posted the list, both the Russian original and an English list, on the Kiev KehilaLinks website. However, the English list is a "translation" of the surnames and town names instead of a "transliteration". Use caution when reviewing the English list.
Kiev (Town)Telephone Directory, Kiev, 19351935Directories: TelephoneLibrary of Congress
Logan Kleinwaks reported that "the Library of Congress recently placed online, scans of five Ukrainian telephone directories: Kiev 1935, Voroshilovgrad (Luhansk) 1939, Sevastopol 1941, Odessa 1948, and Lviv 1949."  These directories can be viewed or downloaded at the Library of Congress website. The Library of Congress has other Ukraine telephone directories at the Library. 

Kleinwaks" notes that "the full text of these directories can be searched on his  Genealogy Indexer website,
either in the original Cyrillic or by entering a Latin script search
term and using one of the automatic transliteration options ("Add
Latin -> Cyrillic," which is the default, or "Only Latin ->
Cyrillic").  Search results link to page scans on the Library of
Congress" website."
Kiev (Town)Biographical Names Collection, Kharkov Encyclopedia, Kiev1784-1997Name Lists, BiographicalUkraine SIG Website, Downloadable Files
This dataset contains 1 entry for the town of Kiev.

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.
Kiev (Town)CAHJP Catalog Card, 1833-1834, Report on Jew illegally in Kyiv, KDRG 2371833-1834Community Records: KahalCAHJP
Report of Kiyev merchant Aleksander VINOGRADOV, a baptized Jew, on Kremenets Jew Nakhman MORGULIS, who lived illegally in Kiyev and was under investigation, accused of smuggling illegal goods. Chancery of Kiev Governor.

CAHJP Catalog No. HM 3-513.16, KDRG No. 237. In Russian. CAHJP obtained the document from the GAKO, fond 2, opis 1, delo 4713. KDRG has not yet obtained a copy of this document. 

For information about this collection, contact Ron Doctor .
Kiev (Town)Revision List 1782, Kiev1782 Census: Revision ListsFHL
1782  for District  
Kiev (Town)Photograph cemeteries Kyiv, KievCemeteries: Photographs of GravestonesJG
3 cemeteries in Canada

Total: 8 records

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