Quelleninformationen

JewishGen
JewishGen Belarus SIG Volunteers, comp. Weißrussland: Geburtsregister aus verschiedenen Städten, 1837-1917 [Datenbank online]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2008.
Ursprüngliche Daten: Jewish Congregations. Metrical books, 1837-1917. Minsk, Belarus: Central State Historical Archives. These records are also available on microfilm (rolls 1920795-1920796, 1920800-1920801) through the Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Specific microfilm information provided with each record. This data is provided in partnership with JewishGen.org.

 Weißrussland: Geburtsregister aus verschiedenen Städten, 1837-1917

Diese Datenbank enthält Informationen, die aus Geburtsregistern für verschiedene Städte in Weißrussland für mehrere Jahre zwischen 1837 und 1917 transkribiert wurden. Zu den aufgeführten Informationen gehören: Name, Namen der Eltern, Namen der Großväter, Geburtsdatum, Geburtsort, Ort der Registrierung und Quelleninformationen.

This database contains information transcribed from birth records for various towns in Belarus for various years between 1837 and 1917. For a complete list of towns and years covered in this database, see below.

These records were originally created by the Jewish Congregations of the various towns where the records were recorded.

Each birth record contains the following information:

  • Description

  • LDS film number

  • Frame number: the frame number from the CD created by the LDS for the Belarus SIG

  • Record number: A letter (M for masculine, F for feminine) followed by the original act registration number

  • Surname: Transliterated from Russian. If you see two surnames, the second one is transliterated from Hebrew.

  • Give Name

  • Father: Father's given name

  • Paternal grandfather: Translated from Russian as father's "otchestvo" - father's given name

  • Mother: Mother's first name

  • Maternal grandfather: Translated from Russian as mother's "otchestvo" - father's given name

  • Mother's maiden name: mostly not shown in the records

  • Date of birth according to Christian and Hebrew calendars

  • Birthplace: Town, Uyezd (district), Guberniya (province)

  • Place of registration: Most births were registered in the town they occurred in. However, some births were registered in different towns than the actual birth

  • Comments: Mohel/rabbi names for boys circumcision, translators notes, a place different from the registration one, any other information found concerning the record.

  • Record/Publication: The year of the birth registration from the original registration books

  • Archive/Fond/List/Item: NHAB (meaning the National Historic Archives of Belarus (Minsk)), followed by the fond, list, and item numbers.

Towns and Years Included:

LocalityDistrict
(Uyezd)
YearNumber of Records
DashkovkaMogilev185410
18559
18739
Kamen'Minsk18918
19006
19017
19024
19063
19112
Knyazhitsy 187411
18755
18839
?9
MinskMinsk1882623
18951541
1882335
18951541
19002
MogilevMogilev1837414
1838504
1855216
1864245
1865
1867
1868
599
1883520
1884535
1885543
1886600
1887636
1888136
1889648
RakovMinsk189774
190947
191438
191714
RubezhevichiMinsk190436
190529
190721
191220
SennoMogilev186168
186226
186338
186436