Sunday, May 12, 2013

SOUTH RUSSIA JEWS


“JEWISH BIRTHS A SOURCE FOR THE HISTORY OF THE JEWISH COMMUNITY OF SOUTH RUSSIA”
Author: Victor Markov

In his article, Mr. Markov discusses Jewish vital records, with some names mentioned. He notes that a girl’s average age at the time of marriage was 18-20 and a man’s was 22-27.

Maykop Records:
ROSENBAUM Osip m. Lubov, son was Anatoly (circumcised by Rabbi Yeshua Ashurov)
Hanukkah-oglu Avrugam (from "Yanshkent-Kaitag", Tabasaransk district, Daghestan) m. an Ashkenazi Jewish girl, OSTASHINSKY Soshe (from Maykop)
VEYNTSMAN Shimon (Stavropol tradesman) m. GUBELMAN Zlata
FAYNKUHEN, Shmuel (Maykop tradesman, retired soldier) m. DRONIK Gitel (from Slutsky, Minsk)
VENGELMANOV Abram m. RYS/LYNX Gitl
BROOKE/BRUKA Paul (from Cossack village of St. Peter and Paul/Petropavlovsk) m. ALEKSEEVA Anna Iudovnoy (a Cossack maid)
BROOKE/BRUKA Morduch/Moses (Paul’s brother): his daughter Leah m. KRASINSKI, Isaiah (from Ekaterinodar)
ALEKSEEV Elijah  Iudaevich (Anna’s brother) m. Danko Moshkovich (from Maykop)
SHTERBERG  Adolf/Abraham (from Romania, was in the Austrian army) m. SCHWARTZ, Anna (a maid, married in 1915)

Ekaterinodar Records:
(Marriage of a Jew to one who converted to Judaism)
LYUTERMAN David m. Porfireva Chava/Eve (a peasant from Tver)
ZADUNAJSKY-Jacob (Litovsk) m. Dzinkanskoy Maria (from
Ekaterinodar)

Death Records:
Ekaterinodar POWs:
BYUTOV Walter (Berlin), LUST/LUSTIT Ishevan (Hungary), WEISS Maurice (Hungary), FIHTENBERG Joseph (Poland), OSKIN Jacob (Maykop merchant, died in 1918 due to injuries), son of WARSAW Abram (18 years old), TUREVSKY Paul, FRIEDMAN Moses Davidovich (Yekaterinoda tradesman)