Bil'che Zolote, Ukraine
included in the Suchostaw Region Research Group (SRRG). Shtetlach were interwoven
together like a tapestry and the Jewish people of neighboring shtetlach linked
by marriages, trade and marketing. They shared schools, cemeteries, kosher
butchers, bakers and more. Smaller shtetlach registered their birth, marriages
and death in a nearby larger shtetl. One should research the neighboring area as
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Variant shtetl names: Bil'che - Zolotoye, Bilcze Zlote
SRRG Coordinator: Susana Leistner Bloch
Administrative District: Zaleszczyki, or Borszczów - depending on the time period
Judicial / Tax District (Subdistrict): Korolówka, or Borszczów - depending on the time period
Jewish Population before the Holocaust: 57 (in 1870), 133 (in 1921)
- Latitude-Longitude: 48°47´ - 25°53´
- Altitude: 836 feet
- 24.2 miles S of Suchostaw
- 54.6 miles SSE of Tarnopol
- 12.4 miles NNE of Zaleszczyki
- 7.7 miles W of Borszczów
- 5.7 miles NW of Korolówka
- 7.7 miles W of Borszczów
|History and Geography: |
- In present day Ukraine Bil'che Zolote is in the Ternopilska Oblast (Region / Province) and in Borshchivskyi Raion (County/ District).
- Bilche Zolote Landscape Park: Originally founded in the early 19th Century, the Bilche Zolote Landscape Park included part of the estate and the palace of a local aristocrat family. On 29 January 1960, the Ukraine Council of Ministers passed a resolution to include the Bilche Zolote Landscape Park within the Ukrainian Natural Reserve Fund.
- Bil'che Zolote from Wikipedia
- Pinkas Hakehillot entry for Bilcze. Submitted to the Yizkor Book Project by Max Heffler
- Verteba and Priest’s Grotto Cave from Wikipedia
- 1929 Business Directory
- Alphabetical list of names that appear on the Blicze Zlote School Students Signatures
- Blicze Zlote Students School Signatures: Volume 18, page 259
- Blicze Zlote Students School Signatures: Volume 18, page 260
- Blicze ZloteSchool Signatures
- Ellis Island Database - Immigrants from Bilcze
- The Jewish Records Indexing - Poland and JewishGen “All Poland Database”. This is a multiple database search facility, which incorporates all of the databases listed below. The “All Poland Database” enables researchers to find indices to vital and related records from the independent JRI-Poland database as well as entries from other databases. The combined databases have more than five million entries for individuals living in areas now or formerly in Poland. . It includes the following databases: JewishGen Family Finder (JGFF), Yizkor Book Necrologies, JewishGen Online Worldwide Burial Registry (JOWBR), JewishGen Holocaust Database, The 1891 Galicia Business Directory, 1890-1891 New York Immigrants from Poland, Austria and Galicia and much more. The database is a work in progress, and new entries are being added regularly.
- The YIVO Encyclopedia of Jews in Eastern Europe. Type in the name of your town.
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