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This website is dedicated to the study of Jewish family in the town of Dnipropetrovsk, now in Ukraine
but formerly part of the Yekaterinoslav Gubernia of the Russian Empire

Location : Ukraine  48º 27' N 34º 59 E    243 Km mi  ESE of   Kyyiv

Other names : Dnipropetrovs'k ( Ukr ) , Dnepropetrovsk ( Rus since 1926 ) , Ekaterinoslav ( Rus before 1926 )
                        Yekaterinoslav ( Yid ) , Jekaterynoslav , Iekaterinoslav , Dniepropietrowsk ( Pol )
                       Dnjepropetrowsk, Dniepropetrovsk , Ekaterinoslav , Jekaterynoslaw, Keterinoslav ,
                       Sicheslav, ( Rus 1917-1918 ) Secheslav, Siczeslaw .

City Names changes as per Wikipedia :


    Ekaterinoslav in 1909    

Ekaterinoslav 1909


Ukraine Map courtesy of Worldatlas
Ukraine map courtesy of Infoukes
Dnipropetrovsk Map courtesy of Google
Dnipropetrovsk Map courtesy of Mapquest
Dnipropetrovsk Map courtesy of Gorod
Map of Pale of Settlement on the Russian Empire courtesy of

Jewishgen Locality Page for Dnipropetrovsk
Jewishgen Family Finder
Jewishgen Ukraine Database
Jewishgen Calculator Tools
JOWBR ( Jewishgen Online Worlwide Burials Registry )

Related Web Sites 

Ukraine SIG
Yahad in Unum
Documents on Line of Ukrainian Colonies from Jewishgen Kehilalinks
LDS  Family History Library Catalog for Dnipropetrovsk
Family Search for Dnipropetrovsk
List of Archives in Ukraine
States Archives of Dnipropetrovsk
Yekaterinoslav Province in the Russian Empire and modern Dnipropetrovst Oblast ( province )
do not coincide exactly . Some bordering territories records could be placed at
nearby archives of Zaporoshe and Donetsk .

Museum of Family History ( Courtesy of Steven Lasky )
Halgal . Eastern Galicia Genealogy
Dnipropetrovsk Kehila Project ( Courtesy of JCRC )
The National Museum of the Jewish People
Routes to Roots Foundation Records Location for Dnipropetrovsk
Yad Vashem Shoah Victims Databases
Yad Vashem Shoah Victims for Dnipropetrovsk
J.D.C.(Joint) Names Database
I.G.R.A. ( Researching Family in Israel  with free registration )
Check Shabbat Time in Israel if working with any Database .
Virtual Shtetl 

Dnipropetrovsk History
Dnipropetrovsk Jewish Community in 2012
Dnipropetrovsk Jewish Virtual Library
Murder sites during the Holocaust
Yivo Enciclopedia for Dnipropetrovsk
Jewish Life in Ukraine
List of Surnames related to the Jewish Colonies of Ekaterinoslav
Jewish Cemetery in Dnipropetrovsk
The Holocaust and Ukraine
Lo-Tishkach Survey on Dnipropetrosk Region Cemeteries
Include all cemeteries and mass graves  in Dnipropetrovsk and
surrounding areas .
Information Portal to European Sites of Remembrance
Information Portal to European Sites of Remembrance Dnipropetrovsk
Boris Feldblyum Collection . Dnipropetrovsk Photos
Jewish People Around the World- Dnipropetrovsk
Menorah-Centre   November 2012
Jewish Blog ( Comments concerning the opening of Menorah-Centre)

Letters  ( From and to Dnipropetrovsk )

Letter from Khorol to Yekaterinoslav

Yizkor Book

Dnipropetrovsk Yizkor Book
Access to translation of Dnipropetrovsk Yizkor Book
Dnipropetrovsk Yizkor Book courtesy of New York Public Library

 Compiled by  Sylvia Walowitz ( ) & Joseph Bekinschtein    (
                                                      Last updated  4 November 2014  
                                        Copyright   ©  2012   Sylvia Walowitz & Joseph Bekinschtein

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