Re: Minsk vs minsk #belarus
Moderator Note: The JewishGen Belarus website has a map and lots of informaton.
A good first stop searching for family from either Minsk. https://www.jewishgen.org/Belarus/
You may never k ow without finding a record.
My grandmother said she came from Minsk Gubernia but she actually came from Pinsk which is in Minsk Gubernia
Date: 5/15/20 3:00 PM (GMT-05:00) Mary Ellen <memsp@...> wrote:
I have a relative who says her grandfather was born in Minsk. I see on the map that there are 2 Minsk"s.
know which Minsk my relative is referring to. Thank you.