Re: Subject: City of my maternal Grandfathers birth #ukraine


Marvin, you asked about the town of Antonowka. JewishGen's ShtetlSeeker
has many, many listings for towns of that name in Ukraine. Go to and type in the town name.

In addition, the Kremenets Shtetl CO-OP has been translating various
documents relating to the towns of the Kremenets District. The town name
Antonovka (within 50 miles of Kremenets) shows up in 25 entries in our
Indexed Concordance of Personal Names and Town Names. You can search
through this at our Shtetlinks website, Let
me know if you need any further information about the entries you find

Ron Doctor
Co-Coordinator, Kremenets Shtetl CO-OP/Jewish Records Indexing-Poland
An activity of the Kremenets District Research Group

Researching DOCTOR (DIOKHTER), VARER, AVERBAKH, KORENFELD ... all >from Kremenets, Oleksinets, Yampol, Vishnevets
and KAZDOY (KOSODOY), DUBINSKI, DUBOWSKY ... all >from Kiev, Uman, Odessa

Marvin Silverman maraud1@..., writes in part
My Grandfather was raised in the city of Stavishche and I
incorrectly assumed that that was the city of his birth. While
viewing his Naturalization Records, I found that he was born in
a City called Antonowka, Russia. I have found no mention of this
city in a world atlas, Map of Russia 1914,and an Internet search....

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