Thursday, July 30, 2015

1897 RUSSIAN CENSUS: BIALYSTOK, GRODNO, BELARUS (#2)

1897 RUSSIAN CENSUS: BIALYSTOK, GRODNO GUBERNIA (#2)

Jewishgen offers an excellent listing of sample surnames found in 1897 All Russia Census for the Grodno Gubernia at:

Here are some possible additions to their list that I found during my internet wanderings (Michael Gershson, “Alphabet Jewish Surnames in the Census Questionnaire in 1897 in Bialystok, Grodno Province”), based on Bialystok cases: 475, 561, 564))

The information listed below is based on a partial list of last names. (Please note, surnames ONLY were given. I have no other information except what is listed here. Any errors are mine alone.):

Ayveroskaya
Ayzenshtat
Alken
Alter
Alter
Aperya (may be the same as J/Gs Aperbya??)
Ariy
Akhershinskiy (same as J/Gs Akherytski ??)

Balshon (aka Dobritsky)
Barash
Barsh
Biber
Blamerfeld
Botkhil
Boyarsky
Brik
Bublitsky (same as J/Gs Bulatski??)
Buriskaya
Byalostoksky

Vaynilis
Vayntrub (same as J/Gs Vaitraub??)
Vayskopf
Vapnyarkh
Veyndpeykh
Veynrey (same as J/Gs Veinreh??)
Vogel
Vodkle (same as J/Gs Vodkli??)
Vysokevich

Gabel
Galansky (same as J/Gs Galinski??)
Gargonsky
Geyer
Gel
Gelband
Gertman
Girsh
Glutashevich
Golovosky
Golubnik
Goldfard (same as J/Gs Goldfarb??)
Gonsiorov
Goniondzsky
Grablikovsky (same as J/Gs Grablinkovski??)
Grinshpan
Gron (same as J/Gs Gryn??)

Rakovin (same as J/Gs Rakavim??)
Rakhshtayn
Rash
Reybart
Rendel
Rozenbley
Rozengeym (same as J/Gs Rozengein??)
Rokela
Ropes

Sarapnik
Seta
Silovskaya
Seryski (same as J/Gs Sereiski??)
Seta
Silovskaya
Sich
Sladky
Sobel
Sogolovich
Stol
Sulyak (same as J/Gs Sylyak??)
Sush

Teveg
Tiktin (Tyktin)---(same as J/Gs Tyktsin??)
Tolkotskaya
Troitsky (same as J/Gs Trotski??)
Tron
Tkhoritsky (same as J/Gs Tkhortsktski??)
Tyktin (same as J/Gs Tyktsin??)
Tyktin

Feinberg (aka Fiksel)
Fishbeyn
Foner
Fruslovsky

Khabolsky (Khabolevsky)
Khazatskaya
Khvedyuk
Kholmetsky
Khonen

Tsikalovsky
Tsiperman
Tsitsovich
Tsybulkin

Chachky
Chernyak
Chertik (same as J/Gs Chertsik??)

Shaymes
Shinder
Shligelsky
Shterenshteyn
Shulyak (same as J/Gs Shulak??)

Yarkhombek