Belarus SIG #Belarus What's new at the Belarus SIG #belarus
Edward Rosenbaum <erosenbaum@...>
We are pleased to annouce the following new information on the Belarus SIG
-Jewish surnames >from the Minsk Gubernia - by Vitaly Charny. A list of over
5500 surnames that have appeared in various 1900-1914 records.
-The 1842 Creation of Kovno Guberniya Changed the Borders of the Vilna
Guberniya and Grodno Guberniya - by Ellen Sadove Renck
-MultiMap.com - A clickable map of Belarus
-List of tavern, etc. owners in Minsk and their taxation (in Rubles per
year) - 1880 Minsk Gubernia Vedomosti #1, by Larissa Charny
-The Transliteration and Translation Aids section of the Belarus Resources
page has been enhanced to have information on Cyrillic and Yiddish
transliteration, and Cyrillic script.
Webmaster, Belarus SIG (http://www.jewishgen.org/belarus)
President, JGS of Bergen County, New Jersey