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The Kremenets Shtetl CO-OP/Kremenets District Research Group makes all proofed materials for Kremenets-district towns available publicly on this KehilaLinks site or at JRI-Poland.

Unproofed records are posted on a Contributors Site, available to members who have contributed cash, services, or materials.

The searchable Concordance of Personal Names and Town Names contains all names and towns in the documents we have translated.

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Vital Records

Kremenets Births 1870…1938 *

X (All; Excel)

Translations of birth, death, divorce, & marriage records for Kremenets-district towns from the Family History Library & the Central Archives for the History of the Jewish People, originally in Hebrew, Polish, & Russian. Many have not been proofread.

*Proofed records searchable at JRI-Poland
Kremenets Deaths 1870…1929
Kremenets Divorces 1887…1917
Kremenets Marriages 1870…1925

Censuses and Resident Lists

Kremenets Census (Excel)
CA-182, CAHJP 9997
1563
X Translation of Kremenets Census, originally in Russian; unproofed
Vishnevets Residents (Excel)
KDRG 265
1748
X Translation of Vishnevets residents list, originally in Polish; unproofed
Revision List (Census) Translations
FHL (various)
1811-1874 * X (All; Excel) Translations of revision lists (censuses) for Kremenets-district towns from the Family History Library, originally in Russian. About half have been proofread.

*Proofed records searchable at JRI-Poland
Kremenets Voter Lists (Excel)
KDRG 262, 263, 264
1906, 1907, 1912
X Translation of lists of Kremenets residents voting in Russian Duma elections, originally in Russian; unproofed
Kremenets Tax Lists (Excel)
CA-266, CA-267
1906, 1911
X Translations of lists of payers of the state housing tax in the city of Kremenets, originally in Russian; unproofed
Kremenets Residents List (Excel)
CA-254, CAHJP 4-04
1926
X Translation of registry of Kremenets residents, 1926, originally in Polish; unproofed
Shumsk Residents List (Excel)
CA-255, CAHJP 4-05
1927
X Translation of registry of Shumsk residents, originally in Polish; unproofed

Cemetery Lists

Translations of Gravestones from the Kremenets, Vishnevets, and Yampol Cemeteries

Kremenets: 3,153 gravestones, 1838-1966
Vishnevets: 648 gravestones, 1730-1941
Yampol: 77 gravestones, 1779-1944. Available through the JewishGen Online Worldwide Burial Registry
Translations of Gravestones from the Shumsk Cemetery (Jewish Online World Burial Registry)
X
167 gravestones. Type "Shumsk" in the search box.
Montefiore Jewish Cemetery (Kremenetzer Wolyner Benevolent Society, Queens, NY) Plot Map and Burials List 1936-1986 X
List of 89 burials in the Kremenetzer Wolyner Benevolent Society cemetery, Queens, New York
Pochayever Burial Register, Philadelphia (PDF) 1923-2008 X
Data for 83 burials in the Pochayev Voliner Aid Society section, Har Jehuda Cemetery, Upper Darby, PA

Fee (Dues) Payer Lists

Shumsk Religious School Feepayers (Excel)
CA-251
1877 X
Translated list of individuals paying religious school fees
Kremenets Feepayers (Excel)
CA-095, CAHJP HM 2-9248.15
1935 X
Translated list of Jewish community dues payers, originally in Polish
Kremenets Feepayers (Excel)
CA-102, CAHJP HM 2-9248.21
1936 X
Translated list of Jewish community dues payers, originally in Polish
Shumsk Feepayers (Excel)
KDRG 141, CAHJP HM 2-9248.22
1936 X
Translated list of Jewish community dues payers, originally in Polish
Vishnevets Feepayers (Excel)
CA-174, CAHJP HM 2-9248.20
1936 X
Translated list of Jewish community dues payers, originally in Polish

Other Community Lists

Kremenets Fire Losses (PDF)
CA-152, CAHJP HM 2-8967.5
1835 X
Translation of list of residents who suffered losses from fire, originally in Russian
Illegal Fundraising Trial (Word)
CA-031, CAHJP HM 2-8977.5
1837-1841 X
Translation of records on illegal fundraising in Kremenets & Vishnevets, originally in Russian & Yiddish
Conscripted Jews (PDF)
CA-146, CAHJP HM 2-8978.2
1840-1841 X
Translation of Jews conscripted in Oleksinets & Vishnevets, originally in Russian
Kremenetser Society Incorporation Papers, New York (Word) 1909-1914 X
Descriptions of & excerpts from incorporation papers for New-York-based Kremenets organizations
Kremenets Jewish Orphans (PDF)
CA-096, CAHJP HM 2-9247.9
1925-1937 X
Translation of records of the Association “Care for the Religious Education of Orphans & Poor Children “Chinuch Yeladim” in Kremenets, originally in Polish
Kremenets Inductees (Excel)
CA-256, CAHJP 4-06
1927
X Translation of 1927 registry of Kremenets inductees born in 1906, conscripted in 1927, originally in Polish; unproofed
Kremenets Jewish Women’s Association (PDF)
CA-082, CAHJP HM 2-9247.5
1927-1934 X
Translation of materials related to the Kremenets branch of the Jewish Women’s Association, originally in Polish
Orphans & Abandoned Children (PDF)
CA-124, CAHJP HM 2-8986.1
1928 X
Translation of records of Society for the Care of the Jewish Orphans & the Abandoned Children in Vishnevets, Pochayev, Belozirka, Vyshgorodok, & Kremenets, originally in Polish
United Jewish Schools--Lanovtsy (PDF)
CA-143, CAHJP HM 2-9246.20
1928 X
Translation of authorization for the opening of a school branch, originally in Polish
Kremenets Merchant Guild Members (Excel)
CA-257, CAHJP 4-07
1933
X Translation of list of guild members, originally in Polish; unproofed
League to Assist Palestine Workers (PDF)
CA-131, CAHJP HM 2-9246.9
1933-1935 X
Translation of names of management committee & members, Belozirka, originally in Polish
Kremenets Crafts Guild Voters (Excel)
CA-258, CAHJP 4-08
1934
X Translated list of guild voters, originally in Polish; unproofed
Kremenets Tarbut School (Excel)
CA-091, HM2-8982-13
1934 X
Translation of student list with parents’ names, originally in Polish
Kremenets Private Business Owners (Excel)
CA-260, CAHJP 4-09
1934-1935
X Translation of list of business owners, originally in Polish; unproofed
Kremenets Tarbut School (PDF)
CA-099, HM2-8982-14
1934-1936 X
Translation of activity report, & lists of students, teachers, & parent contributors, originally in Polish
Zionist Revisionists, Kremenets & Lanovtsy (Word)
KDRG 094, CAHJP HM 2-8982.13
1934-1936 X
Translation of material on Organization of the Zionists-Revisionists “Beit haZohar,” Kremenets & Lanovtsy, originally in Polish
Kremenets Illegal Artisans (Excel)
CA-259, CAHJP 4-10
1936
X Translation of list of Illegal craft workshop operators, originally in Polish; unproofed
Kremenets Private Business Owners (Excel)
CA-261, CAHJP 4-11
1936
X Translation of list of business owners, originally in Polish; unproofed
Kremenets Tarbut School (PDF)
CA-100, HM 2-8982.15
1936-1937 X
Translation of materials on the school, originally in Polish
Kremenets Committee to Assist German Jewish Refugees (PDF)
CA-110, CAHJP HM2-9246-12
1938 X
Translation of materials on the this committee, originally in Polish

Immigration and Aid Lists

Ellis Island Database (EIDB) Extractions (Excel) 1892-1924 X
Extractions of Ellis Island passenger entries for Katerburg, Kremenets, Shumsk, Vishnevets, & Vyshgorodok; includes information not available in the database
American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC) Archives (Excel) 1917-1990 X
Documents, names, lists, photos, and artifacts from the JDC Archives that are associated with Kremenets-district and nearby towns
Vishnevets Landsmen (Excel) 1920s X
List of people from Vishnevets in Chicago
Polish Aliyah Passports (Excel) 1933-1948 X
Translations of Polish passports issued for immigration to British Mandate Palestine

Holocaust-Era Lists

USHMM Lists, Individuals Associated with Kremenets-District Towns (Excel) 1939-1945 X
Compilation of records of people from Kremenets-district towns in the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum Survivors & Victims Database
Yad Vashem Central Database, Names Associated with Kremenets-District Towns (Excel) 1939-1945 X
Compilation of records of people from Kremenets-district towns in Yad Vashem's Central Database of Shoah Victims' Names
Child Survivors of the Shoah, JHI (PDF) 1939-1945 X
Translation of list of 6 Kremenets survivors, from the Jewish Historical Institute, Warsaw, originally in Polish
Refugees from Kremenets-District Towns to Tashkent, Uzbekistan (Excel)
USHMM RG-75.002
1941-1942 X
Translations of registration cards of Jewish refugees to Tashkent, Uzbekistan from Kremenets-district towns, originally in Russian
Jews who perished in Lanovtsy, Vishnevets, Vyshgorodok (Excel)
KDRG/YVA 0054, KDRG/YVA 0118, KDRG/YVA 0119
1941-1944
X Translation of records of the Extraordinary State Commission to Investigate German-Fascist Crimes, originally in Russian; unproofed
Perished Family Members of Fayvil Raysman (PDF)
KDRG/YVA 0028
1943 X
Translation of list from the Yad Vashem Holocaust Victims Register, originally in Hebrew

Inventories & Source Lists

KDRG Document Acquisitions and Status (Excel) Catalog of all records & documents KDRG has identified; includes source & current status
Archival Research Locations and Documents in Poland and Ukraine (Word) Inventory & description of documents relating to Kremenets-district towns
Kremenets Area Index to Polish and Russian Documents (Excel) Index to Kremenets-district documents at the Central Archives for the History of the Jewish People
Kremenets, Oleksinets, Shumsk, & Vishnevets Resources (Word) List of Kremenets-district documents in Polish Sources at the Central Archives for the History of the Jewish People
Inventory of Jewish Records on Microfilms Held by FHL Family History Library’s Jewish records

Translation & Transliteration Guides

Given Names, Male, Hebrew & Russian Graphics (PDF) Images of Hebrew/Yiddish & Russian names & terms extracted from vital records & revision lists for Kremenets-district towns, with English transliteration for each
Given Names, Female, Hebrew & Russian Graphics (PDF)
Surnames, Hebrew & Russian Graphics (PDF)
Keywords & Phrases from Revision Lists (PDF) Images from the Revision Lists, with transliterations & translations from Russian
Professions from 1935-1936 Feepayer Lists (PDF) Translations from Polish
Records, Causes of Death, Hebrew & Russian Graphics (PDF) Images of Hebrew/Yiddish & Russian terms from vital records for Kremenets-district towns, with English translations
Vital Records, Keywords, Hebrew & Russian Graphics (PDF)
Vital Records, Column Headings (PDF) Headings found in birth, death, divorce, & marriage records
Vital Records, Sample Page (JPG) Image of a typical vital records page
Vital Records, Templates (Excel) Templates for translating birth, death, divorce, & marriage records
Hebrew & Yiddish Transliteration Guidelines (PDF) Guide for transliterating Hebrew & Yiddish
Russian Transliteration Guides (PDF) List of guides to the Russian (Cyrillic) alphabet
Yiddish Ligatura Images of letter combinations in cursive Yiddish




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