Re: Volyhna Russia/Ukraine #general


Jane Rosen Berenbeim
 

Volhynia was the name of a gubernia (province) in the Russian Empire,
west and a little north of Kiev gubernia (in which the city of Kiev was
located). It was not uncommon, I think, for people to list the region
rather than town as place of origin.

Jane Rosen Berenbeim
New York City

Join main@groups.jewishgen.org to automatically receive all group messages.