JRI Poland #Poland Sierpc Indexing Project (Plock Archives) #poland


Dear Fellow Researchers,

The Jewish Records Indexing-Poland project is happy to announce that
the indices to all the Jewish vital records of Sierpc--not filmed by
the LDS (Mormons)--have been indexed by the JRI-Poland team in Warsaw,
as part of the Plock Polish State Archives (PSA) Project.

Sierpc, located at Latitude 52º53'00, Longitude 19º40'00, is in the
Warszawa Province of Poland, and is 71 miles (114.3 km) North West of
Warsaw, in the Plock area.

The total number of records for this project is 3,069.

Summary of Sierpc Records indexed:

Births: 1,233
Marriages: 858
Deaths: 977

Years covered by these records: 1886-1903

Surnames Found in the New Indices:

These are the most common surnames found in the Sierpc indices.
(The number of entries follows the name.)

CZARNOCZAPK (44), GLAZER (40), LICHT (37), ARFA (33), BLUMAN (33),
KAC (22), LICHTENSZTEJN (22), JURKEWICZ (21), KON (21), TACA (21),

However, there are a total of 853 surnames in the records. A list
of all surnames appearing in the Sierpc indices is now online at:


If you would like to know the number of times any surname appears
in the new indices or more about the Sierpc project, please contact
me at: suejurisz@...

The total cost to index the Sierpc records is $750. The qualifying
contribution is $75, which makes you eligible to obtain the vital
records Excel file as well as some additional 20th century records
as they become available. Please make sure to note "For Sierpc
Indexing Project" on your contribution.

Contributions to "Jewish Records Indexing - Poland" may be made
by check, bank draft, money order or credit card.

To make contributions by Visa or MasterCard please go to
http://www.jri-poland.org/visa.htm and click on the Visa or MasterCard
symbols. Send your cash, bank draft or money order contributions or
questions concerning donations to:

Jewish Records Indexing - Poland, Inc.
c/o Sheila Salo, Treasurer
5607 Greenleaf Road
Cheverly, MD 20785 USA
Telephone: (301) 341-1261 Fax: 1-810-592-1768 (24 hours)
E-Mail: ssalo@...

Jewish Records Indexing - Poland, Inc. is a non-profit 501(c)(3)
organization. Contributions to Jewish Records Indexing - Poland are
tax-deductible in the U.S. to the extent permitted by law.

A number of other towns in the Sierpc area are part of the Plock Archives
Project. If you are interested in any other town in the Plock area, please
contact Greta James, Plock Archives Project Coordinator at:

Best wishes,

Sue Jurisz
New Hope, Minnesota
Sierpc Town Leader
Plock Archives Project
Jewish Records Indexing-Poland


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