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We were asked to locate documents related to residents of the former German colony Gluckstal in Bessarabia. It is not an easy task to do, as those are spread across two (or three) different countries with different access rules. Here is the Google Map. The Red Mark is the actual location of Gluckstal , which, […]

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1897 Census – how it worked

The Russian Empire census was conducted in 1897. Original census sheets did not survived very well, but where they did, they give a very good glimpse on the life of people at the turn of the century… Last Century… Here we put four pages of the census sheet for you to have fun. Interest to […]

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Berdichev 1897 Census File covers

The small addition to our collection of various archival file folders we have opened recently. This time it is State Archive of Kiev Region, original files of the 1897 Census. Interested? Let us know!

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