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Town Leader: Tom Erribe

External website: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ukrchern/

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1900s Name: Sosnitsa
1900s District: Sosnitsa
1900s Province: Chernigov
1900s Country: Russian Empire

Modern: Sosnitsa, Ukraine
Modern Ukrainian: Сосниця
Modern Russian: Сосница  listen town name in russian

1930s: Sosnitsa, Chernigov, Ukraine SSR, Soviet Union
1950s: Sosnitsa, Soviet Union

Other names: Sosnitsa [Rus], Sosnitza [Yid], Sosnytsia [Ukr], Sosnica [Pol], Sosnyzja [Ger]

51°32'N 32°30'E Mapquest Google Maps


Fundraising Project, Chernigov Region Cemeteries, SosnitsaEric FeinsteinIn progress
The JOWBR of JewishGen in coordination with the Ukraine Chernigov Research group of Rootsweb and the Ukraine SIG are working together to photograph and document all the remaining graves and headstones in the Jewish cemeteries found in Chernigov Gubernia or Province in Ukraine. Local photographers will be hired and the photographing will take place according to JOWBR guidelines in order to register all the names and inscription information in the JOWBR database. The towns scheduled to be photographed will be Chernigov, Borzna, Glukhov, Gorodnya, Konotop, Kozelets, Krolevets, Mglin, Nezhin, Novgorod-Seversk, Novozybkov, Oster, Sosnitsa, Starodub, Surazh, and Priluki.

Document and Dataset Collections

NameTime frameView
Family Records, FHL Catalog Entry, Sosnitsa town & district 1882-19101882-1910
6 microfilms, FHL Catalog entry for Sosnitsa district
Family lists (tax poll census) for the Jewish community in Sosnitsya district, Chernigov, Russia; later Sosnytsya, Chernihiv, Ukraine. These lists were created to record information on the representatives of the taxable social classes. Text in Russian.
Fond 127, Opis 5, Delo 1567
Fond 127, Opis 12, Delo 1439
Fond 127, Opis 14, Dela 3537, 4070, 4322. 
Microfilm Nos. 1222347, 1409779-1409781, 1696867-1696868
Revision List 1782-1879 1811-1825, Sosnitsa1782-1879 1811-1825
1782-1879 1811-1825

Master Name Index for Sosnitsa

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