GREBENCHIK/Samokhvalovichi #belarus

Stewart Alter <stewart_alter@...>

I am researching the family of GREBENCHIK (name
changed to RUBIN in the U.S.).

Based on the Minsk Uyezd surnames list compiled by
Vitaly Charny, it would seem that my grandparents
(surname Grebenchik) lived in Samokhvalovichi prior to

I am looking for ways to confirm this perhaps in
marriage (my grandmother’s maiden name was KLATCHKO),
birth or census records associated with

Can anyone recommend any ways to proceed with this
research? Assuming this information can be confirmed,
I would then also be interested in information about

Thank you.

Stewart Alter
New York
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