Bessarabia SIG Updates for the months of June-July, 2015 #bessarabia

Yefim Kogan

Dear researchers,

Here is an update for the month of June-July 2015 for Bessarabia SIG.
See the details at the "What's New" section of our site.

Bessarabian Databases. New additions:
Bessarabia SIG made an agreement with a researchers in Kherson, Ukraine to
index Tiraspol Uezd Revision Lists (1795-1858) records for the following
Tiraspol (1795, 1835)
Dubossary (1795, 1816, 1835)
Grigoriopol (1835, 1858)
Tiraspol Jewish agricultural colonies (1858)
Project Leader is Inna Vayner. Please consider to donating to Tiraspol Uezd
Revision Lists(1795-1858), and if you can help in translating the records,
contact Inna V. (

Ukraine SIG acquired copies of Revision Lists >from Olgopol uezd, Podolia
gubernia, and our Bessarabia SIG started to translate records for towns of
Rashkov and Kamenca (these two towns are currently in Republic of Moldova).
If anyone is willing to help with translations of these and other records
from Russian into English, please let me know.
Genealogical Conferences.
The section was updated with handouts and slides >from the conference
The photos are going to be added next month. Our members who were at the
conference please consider share your photos with our group.

Jewish Cemeteries. Updates:
List of Jewish Cemeteries in Bessarabia and Moldova was updated as of July
2015 with many new projects started and those in planning.

Send your comments, suggestions, critique, new ideas, proposals of how to
make our Bessarabia group better.

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

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