Map of Russian Empire's Ukraine (1910 Marx's Large world table Atlas)
Welcome to Ukraine SIG!
We share histories, resources, data, and research tips to help each other research Jewish Genealogy.
We cover the region of nine historical Russian Empire gubernias now mainly in Ukraine but also in Russia.
To learn more about the geographical area we cover, about the work of UKR-SIG and how our website is organized, click "Get Started" on the top menu bar.
Or you can start using the clickable map to get to information about a specific province, district or town.
There's a LOT of information here; we hope you'll enjoy browsing and digging. If you have questions, or want to contribute something of your own, contact us.
| 01/02/2020 2019 Year-End Update|
This is actually a 5-month report, as I have only been in this position since August. Much of my time has been spent in learning how various [More...]
| 12/13/2019 Ukraine Records – Scanning by Alex Krakovsky and preservation by JewishGen|
Alex Krakovsky, a Jewish Ukrainian, is using freedom of information laws and the court system in Ukraine to force archives to allow him [More...]
| 10/13/2019 Translation of Records|
Over 1,800 books of records from Ukraine, mostly metrical records, but including synagogue records, community records, etc., mostly from [More...]