Re: Fogel family in Rivne or Rowno is this the same place #ukraine


Max Heffler
 

Yes. You can see the variations in the JewishGen Gazetteer at https://www.jewishgen.org/databases/gazetteer/gazetteer.php:

 

More Info Rivne, Rovno, Rowne, Ruvne                populated place              

50°37' N 26°15' E

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Ukraine

187.8 miles W of Kyyiv 50°26' N 30°31' E

 

From: main@... [mailto:main@...] On Behalf Of Marilyn Levinson via Groups.Jewishgen.Org
Sent: Saturday, March 28, 2020 11:07 AM
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Subject: [JewishGen.org] Fogel family in Rivne or Rowno is this the same place #ukraine

 

Dear fellow researchers
I hzvd documents indicating my Fogel family is from Rivne, and some documents state they are from Rovno.  Is this the same town?  Also is Rivne or Rovno
the name of a region, an oblast perhaps under Tsarist Russia?  The conflicting forms were filled out from 1913 through 1940.  Thank you for your help.
Marilyn Levinson
Spring Lake NC


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