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1900s Name: Peschanka
1900s District: Olgopol
1900s Province: Podolia
1900s Country: Russian Empire

Modern: Pishchanka, Ukraine
Modern Ukrainian: Піщанка  listen town name in ukrainian
Modern Russian: Песчанка  listen town name in russian

1930s: Peschanka, Vinnitsa, Ukraine SSR, Soviet Union
1950s: Peschanka, Soviet Union

Other names: Peschanka [Rus], Pishchanka [Ukr], Pistchanka [Yid], Piszczanka [Pol], Peschanki, Pestchanka, Peschanaya, Piscanka, Pischanka

48°12'N 28°54'E Mapquest Google Maps


Ship Manifests: Re-index Ellis Island Database (EIDB), PeschankaEliana AizimIn progress
Extract records from the EIDB and index the unindexed fields. Use town-based extractions of passenger manifests.
Information about the condition of Jewish schools of Podolia Province, 1852-1858Janette SilvermanNot Yet Started
Information about the condition of Jewish schools of Podolia Province: (Mogilev-Podolskiy, Balta, Bershad", Bratslav, Vinnitsa, Zhabokrich, Kamenets, Kamenka, Kuz"min, Letichev, Mogilev, Mjastkobka, Nikolaev, Ol"gopol", Peshchanka, Proskurov, Rashkov, Satanov, Staraya Ushitsa, Tarnoruda, Fel"shtin, Chechelnik, Chernyy Ostrov, Sharovka, Yarmolintsy) and Volynia Province: Vladimir Vol., Dubno, Zastlavl", Korets, Kremenets, Lutsk, Novograd-Vol, Ostrog, Starokonstantinov and others, 1852-1858, Russian, CAHJP HM2/8874.1.

GAKhO, Kamenets, Fond 67, Opis 1, Delo 90
Jewish Communities & Shtetls in Vinnitskiy and Ushittskiy Districts, Gajsii and otherJanette SilvermanNot Yet Started
Lists of Jewish communities and shtetls of Vinnitskiy and Ushittskiy Districts, Gajsii, Gonorovka, Kopaygorod, Mogilev-Podolskiy, Peschanka, Yampol". From census materials of 1806, Russian, HM2/9160.

Podolskiy Revenue Dept. Economics Section.
Kamenets-Podolskiy Province State Archive. Fond 225, Opis 19, Delo 505-508
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Document and Dataset Collections

NameTime frameView
Slownik Geograficzny, Peschanka
Slownik Geograficzny Królestwa Polskiego (1880-1902), VIII, pp. 232-233: "Piszczanka" #2.
Shtetl Finder, Cohen (1989), Peschanka
Shtetl Finder (1980), p. 73: "Pistchanka".
Pinkas Community Registers, Peschanka
on microfilm in The Institute of Microfilmed Hebrew Manuscripts, Jewish National and University Library in Jerusalem
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