Bessarabia SIG, update for the month of February 2017 #general

Yefim Kogan

Dear researchers,

Here is an update for the month of February 2017 for Bessarabia SIG.
See the details at the "What's New" section of our web site.

Bessarabia Databases. Updates:
- Bessarabia Revision Lists, records will be send to JewishGen in May-June 2017.
Several sets of records were completed, including set for Kishinev. See all
sets at the Bessarabia Database Section at the top.

- A new update was made to database "Jews involved in public life in Bessarabia".
1382 records are now available in the database. The records are available at the
Bessarabia SIG website as well as soon be available at JewishGen database,

Jewish Cemeteries. Updates:
- see the update of the list of cemeteries in Bessarbia/Moldova

- Lipcani Jewish cemetery was completed and now there are 1879 burial records
with 1806 photographs, also there are 567 photos of Unknown graves available at
Bessarabia SIG website. See the Lipcani cemetery report for maps, photos,

- Kishinev Jewish Cemetery. Sector 2 was photographed and indexed. 1341 burial
records with 1202 photos, also 48 photos of Unknown Graves. See Kishinev
Cemetery report with maps, schemas of the Sector 2, and photos.

Yizkor Books. Kishinev Yizkor book was updated with the section "Zionism".

Thank you all,

Yefim Kogan
Bessarabia SIG Leader and Coordinator
Bendery, Tarutino, Akkerman, Kiliya - all in Bessarabia, KHAIMOVICH in
Galatz, Romania, KOGAN in Dubossary, Moldova, SRULEVICH in Shanghai

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