Russian cemeteries in Harbin

Russian cemeteries in Harbin

A great resource for those, who has Russian ancestors from China.  I was able to get the last copy of the book about Russian cemeteries in Harbin from the author …

Russian burials – Eastern suburbs memorial cemetery, Sydney, Australia

Eastern suburbs memorial cemetery in Sydney, otherwise known as Botany cemetery, is a resting place for nearly 300 Russians.  The first Russians buried here were the refugees, who came to …

Historical Taganrog

I am currently researching a life of a very interesting woman whose identity is a mystery.  I know bits and pieces about her and her family but not her real …

Russian burials - Eastern suburbs memorial cemetery, Sydney, Australia

Russian cemeteries -Astrakhan and Saratov

More and more cemeteries in Russia are being digitized and uploaded to searchable databases on internet. Below you will find:  a project “Service of Eternal memory” which is currently covering …

Jewish cemeteries on territories of Russia and Ukraine

In this post I will continue the topic on Russian cemeteries. Many people with Jewish heritage know what a huge job is being performed by Jewishgen.org on recording and translating …

Russian burials - Eastern suburbs memorial cemetery, Sydney, Australia

Russian cemeteries

How to find Russian cemeteries? Many cemeteries in Russia were destroyed over time – some during the Soviet times, some during World War II.                 …