Херсон   ~   KehilaLinks   ~   Kherson
Search Kherson KL
To visualize the dropdown menu you have to activate Javascript. Goto the INDEX

Links to other online resources


Genealogical Online Data Resources Other Research & Data Resources Life in Old Kherson
Life in Kherson Today Maps & Gazetteers Tools
Kehilalinks, inter alia


Genealogical Online Data Resources


Online collection of more than 700 Yizkor Books produced by the NYPL and the National Yiddish Book Center. Displays individual page images for each book.
Language: English
  The first database to include immigration to the United States through Ellis Island. This link will take you to a search form designed by Dr. Stephen Morse, computer whiz, which is easier to use and more flexible than the one provided at the Ellis Island website.
Language: English
The FHL records span billions of names across hundreds of collections—including birth, marriage, death, probate, land, military, IGI extracted, and more.
Language: English
  Database of ancestral towns and surnames currently being researched by Jewish genealogists worldwide. You can find there others who are seeking ancestors of the same surname or town of origin.
Language: English
A database of Jewish graves, with transcribed matzevah (gravestone) data, and sometimes photos.
Language: English
  More than one million records for Ukraine, from a variety of sources, including: voter lists, business directories, vital records, diplomatic records, yizkor books, and others. The database is a work in progress and new entries are being added regularly.
Language: English
Yizkor (Memorial) Books are a tribute to the towns and the people who were murdered during the Holocaust. They were written by groups of former residents, or landsmanshaftn.
Language: English
  Russian website dedicated to the Jewish Genealogy. Has a big database plus a forum with plenty of links and information.
Language: Russian Translate with Google
Genealogy Indexer adds full-text and soundex search capabilities to important genealogical resources available elsewhere online. Search more than 200,000 pages of historical directories (business, address, telephone, yizkor books, lists of Polish military officers, community and personal histories, schools annual reports and other school sources, etc.). More genealogical resources are being added daily.
Language: English
  The MJMD records are based on the applications of Jewish emigrants who applied to the JCA & ITO's information bureau which were scattered all over the Pale of Settlement in the Russian Empire in the early twentieth century. The MJMD includes records of applications between 1904 and 1914 only.
Language: English
A database detailing the Jewish-genealogy-related inventory of many archives in Ukraine.
Language: English
  A listing of cemeteries with Jewish burials,and innformation about the cemeteries.
Language: English

New York City Landsmanshaftn
  Language: English
According to the website, they cover the European territory of the former Russian Empire, people born before 1918. We estimate that the Center's website has more than 6 million individual name entries ... between 500,000 and 1 million Jewish name entries.
Language: Russian Translate with Google
  The Jerusalem Museum of Holocaust, has a searchable database with the names and biographical details of half of the six million Jews murdered by the Nazis and their accomplices.
Language: English
Back to index

Other Research & Data Resources

The Central Archives for the History of the Jewish People (CAHJP) were established in 1939. They hold the archives of hundreds of Jewish communities, as well as of local, national and international Jewish organizations and the private collections of many outstanding Jewish personalities. The Archives now hold the most extensive collection of documents, pinkassim (registers) and other records of Jewish history from the Middle Ages to the present day.
Language: English
  Yizkor Book: Translation of Khaklaim yehudim b'arvot Russia
into English
Language: Russian Translate with Google   Language: Ukrainian Translate with Google
Reserved
  Language: Ukrainian Translate with Google
Language: English
Back to index

Life in Old Kherson

Language: English   Language:English
Site dedicated to New Russia. History, documents, images and forum.
Language: Russian Translate with Google
  Language: English
Language: English  
YIVO: People of a Thousand Towns
(online photo collection)
Language: English
Back to index

Life in Kherson Today

 
Reserved
  Administrative, tourist and event information about Kherson
Back to index

Maps & Gazetteers

Language: English   Language: Russian & French
1856 map subscribed by F. von Stülpnagel
Language: German
 
RESERVED
Back to index

Tools

Language: English   After Dr. Stephen Morse designed a better Ellis Island search form, he realized there was a need for similar access to many databases. This link has all of them.
Language: English
Back to index

Kehilalinks, inter alia


Jewish Colonies in southern Ukraine   Yakov Pasik's Jewish Agricultural Colonies of south Ukraine and Crimea website
City of Kirovograd (previously known as Elisavetgrad) website   JewishGen Odessa Kehilalink
JewishGen Uman Kehilalink   JewishGen Ananiev Kehilalink
JewishGen Mykolaiv Kehilalink   JewishGen Lvovo Kehilalink
Ukraine SIG Kherson District: Towns & Projects   JewishGen Novopoltavka Kehilalink
Mikhail Samuilovich Livsic    
Back to index

Share this page by email

Share this page
by email

Last Modified: 04-11-2018
webmaster: richard L baum

Get Started with this Site | compiled by Sylvia & Charles Walowitz | Site Index | Kherson on Ukraine SIG | JewishGen Home page
This page is hosted at no cost to the public by JewishGen, Inc., a non-profit corporation. If you feel there is a benefit to you in accessing this site, your [JewishGen-erosity] is appreciated. Designed for 1024x768 resolution - Copyright © 2014 Charles & Sylvia Walowitz- All Rights Reserved.
Shtetl Logo