Tag: historical-gazetteer

48 When documenting location, should current or historical place names be used? 2012-10-09T23:34:45.993

14 Validating place names that no longer exist? 2012-11-02T17:28:19.947

13 Where is Asszumki, Russia? 2017-09-24T14:20:43.270

11 When (if ever) is it acceptable to drop "shire" from a UK county name? 2012-11-10T01:39:26.707

10 Where was Eiszuk, Russia? 2014-02-25T05:59:26.007

10 Where was Berditoscher, Russia in 1912? 2016-06-15T01:50:14.717

9 Finding 1910 map of Russia? 2012-10-23T23:02:26.653

9 When does an alternate spelling due to spelling reform warrant preservation? 2012-10-24T06:18:23.773

9 Identifying Lemuel K. Preston's 1830s-era birth place of "Broome, L. C."? 2012-10-28T21:17:25.040

8 Reading city name in Eastern Europe on passport from around 1900? 2018-10-29T14:55:09.613

7 Cannot find the town of Yobeneks, Russia 2014-07-17T23:14:50.043

7 Where is the farm/hamlet of Barah in 1820s North Cornwall? 2017-01-10T23:27:56.317

7 Where is Gellovsasvetgood, Eazasso, Russia? 2017-09-23T03:20:20.850

6 Where was Dalmasz, Russia? 2014-07-28T03:52:18.770

6 What is this town in Macedonia, Greece? 2017-09-24T06:53:15.910

5 Has anyone ever heard of the town of Husinice, Russia or Ukraine, circa 1912? 2014-10-05T23:53:46.340

5 Current name of Jatotowicze village from 1903 Russia? 2014-11-23T22:14:26.657

5 Where precisely was Russian town of Osometz (1912)? 2015-04-08T21:05:06.117

5 Seeking current location of shtetl from 1900 named Sukaron? 2018-05-06T17:15:33.900

5 Where is Shemelincsi, Volynsk guberniya in Russia? 2018-08-08T19:25:06.810

5 Where in Handbridge is / was the Rook or Rock? 2020-02-20T10:43:43.983

4 Finding place named St Lagille, France in 1914? 2019-04-21T22:21:35.203

4 Chruszow, Poland,1901 2020-09-02T09:34:41.913

3 Place of birth listed on immigration docs but where in Russia is Kosnitza/Kosnitze? 2014-10-30T21:37:04.140

3 Where is/was location of Corvoda (near Lezant), Cornwall, England? 2015-06-07T05:29:21.507

3 History of German small town of Angloh? 2015-10-16T05:01:47.677

3 How to find birth place for Charles Klein born in Russia Sept 2, 1883 2016-03-23T21:03:57.207

3 Where would this town/area be located in Poland, today? 2016-08-11T16:32:04.643

3 Where is town Mieljkow in early 20th century Russia? 2017-05-12T16:08:19.347

3 Looking for very old water way in North Carolina? 2018-03-11T16:10:14.290

3 Polish/ Russian Town - 1913 2018-04-27T21:36:02.797

3 Where is Trehavron, Kenwyn (Cornwall, England)? 2018-06-29T07:24:18.923

3 Identifying city of Bacziw in Poland? 2019-08-12T20:44:36.910

3 Locating town named Tavlik(?) near Lithuania 2020-04-13T03:02:19.280

3 Where was Kolashine, Russia? 2020-12-26T06:59:00.580

2 Is Libege and Li├Ęge the same? 2016-03-22T08:59:31.590

2 Ostrow, Ostrowez, or Ostroweic Russia before 1907- where now? 2016-03-24T01:52:21.740

2 What is difference between city, town, village, and township in Wisconsin? 2017-04-22T05:33:06.133

2 Looking for the actual location of my grandfather's birthplace 2017-05-23T05:32:01.177

2 Where was Babie, Russia (era 1890's)? 2017-11-19T17:22:36.620

2 Is Rygate, Surry the same as Reigate, Surrey? 2017-11-26T22:58:28.677

2 Finding village called Rubel in Poland, pre WW2? 2019-03-04T22:02:21.107

2 Locating town named Porshwel(?) in Lithuania 2019-11-07T12:51:31.383

2 Locating 1912 Russian town of Novoe Kurhane 2020-01-23T23:50:36.220

2 Where was Mishaf, Russia-Poland? 2020-12-25T09:47:19.587

1 Locating Carnarton in ecclesiastical district of Tuckingmill in parish of Illogan, Cornwall? 2016-03-25T08:04:09.083

1 Where is town of Pogena, Russia (or Lithuania) where ancestor born in 1885? 2017-05-07T03:28:42.693

1 Identifying Polish town recorded as Plugazewa, Russia in 1913? 2017-07-23T15:59:01.487

1 Looking for Deliatitz, Russia? 2017-08-05T02:21:14.717

1 Where is/was village of Chalewisz in 1913 Russia? 2018-11-05T23:44:27.850

1 What kind of name is Awakum? 2019-03-08T18:57:05.670

1 Reading city, town or name under Father in 1910 immigration record? 2019-03-17T19:48:49.833

1 Location on map of BARESNO in Poland/Russia+1880-1912? 2020-01-16T17:19:59.537

1 Stuwkach, Poland listed in Obituary 2020-01-16T23:56:52.370

1 Name of Klawinin today and where is it? 2020-02-22T22:34:36.370

1 Identifying location of Suelewa in 1912 Russia 2020-10-18T17:17:26.190

0 Is Russian village named Rawaliszki in 1912 still there? 2018-07-18T12:50:43.123

0 Changes in place names of birth 2019-07-08T18:53:55.680

0 Locating burial in Veles ein stadt am agaisczea Meer 2020-02-07T20:13:55.827

0 Locating Old Sakaran Bessarabia near Kishinef 2020-06-29T21:23:16.820