Alternate Spellings: Romanova, Romanowo
Latitude 53°43', Longitude 26°95'
Modern Name: Lenino, Lunino
Slutsk District, Minsk Province, Belarus
About 21 km. W. of Slutsk, 101 km. S. of Minsk
Maps comparing Romanova with present-day Lenino
Gubernia 1834 (http://www.jewishgen.org/Belarus/1834_minsk_gubernia_map.htm)
(Scroll "east" until top middle of map - "Prydroysk" will
be in view. Then scroll "south", passing Minsk and eventually "Sloutsk",
with "Romanov" to its west)
Russian Map Late 19th Century:
Go to http://www.belarusguide.com,
choose genealogy, then maps, then historical maps, then
Russian Map Late XIX c.
down to coordinates given above for Slutsk. The Russian transliterations
are roughly: MIHCK=Minsk; C^yuk=Slutsk;
Entry from Shtetl Finder
Entry from Where Once We Walked
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Ten Pages on Romanova from Slutzk and Vicinity Memorial Book
In Hebrew and Yiddish
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Updated by SW December 2004
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