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Russia

Genealogy

Source Resource Language Comments
Еврейские корни
(Jewish Roots)
Web Site, Facebook
Russian
0
Avotaynu A Dictionary of Jewish Surnames from the Russian Empire
English
0
Avotaynu Russian-Jewish Given Names: Their Origins and Variants
English
0
JewishGen InfoFile
(For when you heard your family was ‘from Russia’ and you really think that’s true.)
Directory of the 25 Russian Pale gubernii (provinces)
English
0

History

Source Resource Language Comments
Euro-Asian Jewish Congress History of the Russian Jewish community
English
0
Jewish Encyclopedia (1906) Russia
English
0
The YIVO Encyclopedia of Jews in Eastern Europe Russian Empire (1772-1917)
English
0
The YIVO Encyclopedia of Jews in Eastern Europe Russian Federation (Post-USSR)
English
0
The YIVO Encyclopedia of Jews in Eastern Europe Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic
English
0

Diaspora

Source Resource Language Comments
Wikipedia Russian Jews in Israel
English
0

Cemeteries

Source Resource Language Comments
The Jewish Cemetery
(Gravecare maintenance in St. Petersburg)
Web Site
Russian/English
0
Toldot Yeshurun
(Cemetery search with over 100,000 graves in Russia and Ukraine.)
Cemetery Search
Russian
0

Holocaust

Source Resource Language Comments
Rostov-on-Don Digital Archives Web Site
Russian
0
Wikipedia The Holocaust in Russia
English, Russian
0

Contemporary

Source Resource Language Comments
Euro-Asian Jewish Congress General information on Russian Jewish community organizations
English
0
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2 thoughts on “Russia

    1. Thank you. Can you share some information on the scope of each of these resources, and for those who don’t read Russian, some instructions on how to use the sites?

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