Re: Bessarabia SIG, update for the month of November 2018 #bessarabia


Yefim Kogan
 

Dear researchers,

Hanukkah Sameach!

Here is an update for the Bessarabia SIG projects for the month of November 2018. See also at What's
New at Bessarabia SIG website:

Bessarabian Databases. Updates:
- Revision Lists, plan to upload to JewishGen in December of 2018. A number of Revision List sets
were completed for town of Beltsy and Yassy/Beltsy uezd (district). See progress at
https://www.jewishgen.org/bessarabia/files/databases/RevisionsDecemberOf2018.pdf

Jewish Cemeteries. Updates:
- We have completed photographing and indexing a Nisporeni Jewish Cemetery. We have sent to
JOWBR 173 burial records with 170 images and 264 images of Unknown graves can be viewed at
Bessarabia SIG website at Nisporeni Cemetery Report
(https://www.jewishgen.org/Bessarabia/files/cemetery/nisporeni/NisporeniCemetery.pdf)

- Kishinev Jewish Cemetery events - fall of 2018.
October 20, 2018. Prime Minister of Republic of Moldova visited the Jewish Cemetery in Kishinev,
and demanded a plan to restore the cemetery.
November 26, 2018. The work begin on the improvement of the Jewish cemetery! See the articles
about these events
https://www.jewishgen.org/bessarabia/files/cemetery/KishinevJewishCemeteryEvents.pdf

History and Geography / General. Article added:
Towns in Bessarabia and in neighboring regions for 200 years. It is table of 8 major towns in
Bessarabia and close by area of Bukovina, Podolia, Romania with all countries these towns belong to
since 1800 to 2000. See the table with Towns and Countries -
https://www.jewishgen.org/Bessarabia/files/JewishHistory/TownsAndCountries.pdf

Please let us know if you have any questions, issues, suggestions for our SIG. projects.

All the best,
Inna Vayner, Yefim Kogan
JewishGen Bessarabia SIG Leaders and Coordinators

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