This week's featured collections in Miriam Weiner's new Surname Database at the Routes to Roots Foundation website ( include documents from the towns of: Nikolayev, Ukraine; Krasnystaw, Poland; and Kolomiya, Ukraine #poland #ukraine #holocaust

Miriam Weiner

The Routes to Roots Foundation is offering Weekly Featured Collections from the new Surname Databases on its website at

This week, we are highlighting the following: 


  1.   Kolomiya, Ukraine – List of Surviving Jews with Addresses, 1946                               805 names
  2.   Krasnystaw, Poland

a.    List of Jewish Taxpayers, 1928                                                               558 names

b.    List of Jewish Taxpayers, 1936                                                               291 names


3.   Nikolayev, Ukraine - 

                  a.  Birth records, 1860-1920                                                                           27,498 names

                  b.  Death records, 1860-1920                                                                         16,764 names

                  c.  Marriage records, 1860-1920                                                                      5,534 names

                  d.  Notary records, 1870-1918                                                                          5,138 names

                  e.  Jewish soldiers & officers who served in the military, 1941-1944                     56 names

                  f.  List of people who saved Jews in Nikolayev Oblast, 1941-1944                       31 names

                  g. List of Jews in Nikolayev deported to Germany for work, 1941-1944              119 names

                  h.  List of Jews in the Communist Party, 1948/1980                                            169 names


Please check out:

·         The List of Collections for each country, click here (

·         Collection Description is accessible with each Search Result (and includes town images, document examples and more).


Miriam Weiner

Secaucus, NJ