Belarus SIG #Belarus Re: Obtaining Records From Archives #belarus

Stephen H. Aidlin <saidlin@...>

I would appreciate your sharing any info you receive.

My family names:
Paternel: Aidlin (Eidlin, Edlin)
Hurewitz (Hurwitz, Gurevich, and similar spellings)

Have you been in touch with Logan Lockeby? He's also searching Vitebsk.
By coincidence, my second cousin (61 yrs) moved >from Vitebsk>Leningrad
(WW2) and then 4 houses down the street >from me without knowing of my
existence. His mother still lives and might be able to provi9de
information you'll want.

Steve Aidlin
<> wrote:

I am trying to obtain the following records: the 1897 census of Vitebsk as
well as its Revision Lists. I was told that I could obtain these >from the
Belarus Historical Archives in Minsk. Does anyone know if this is true and if
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