Russia, Simbirsk Poll Tax Census, Revision Lists (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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Revision as of 16:33, 5 November 2013

FamilySearch Record Search This article describes a collection of historical records available at FamilySearch.org.

Contents

Title in the Language of the Record

Россия, Симбирская перепись подушного налога (ревизские сказки)

Record Description

This collection includes images of family lists for the tax-paying population (about 95% of the population) conducted primarily in the years 1782, 1795, 1811, 1816, 1833-1834, 1850-1851, and 1857-1858. Some outlying years are included. The localities included in this collection reflect the names of places that existed during the period of the Russian Empire since the records were created at that time. The records are in Russian.

Record Content

These poll tax census records may contain the following information:

  • Name of head of household
  • Names of household members
  • Age of head of household
  • Ages of household members
  • Household members’ relationship to the head of household

How to Use the Record

To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:
To search the collection image by image ⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page.
⇒Select the appropriate "Province"
⇒Select the appropriate "District"
⇒Select the appropriate "Place"
⇒Select the appropriate "Years/Volume" which takes you to the images.

Look at the images one by one comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine if the image relates to them. You may need to look at several images and compare the information about the individuals listed in those images to your ancestors to make this determination. Keep in mind: There may be more than one person in the records with the same name. You may not be sure of your own ancestor’s name. Your ancestor may have used different names or variations of their name throughout their life. Keep in mind:

  • There may be more than one person in the records with the same name.
  • You may not be sure of your own ancestor’s name.
  • Your ancestor may have used different names or variations of their name throughout their life.

For Help Reading These Records

These records are in Russian. For help reading the records, see the following wiki articles:

Related Websites

LitvakSIG: Revision Lists and Other Census Lists

Related Wiki Articles

Contributions to This Article

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. We are looking for additional information that will help readers understand the topic and better use the available records. We also need translations for collection titles and images in articles about records written in languages other than English. For specific needs, please visit WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Please follow these guidelines as you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide.


Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

Citations for individual image records are available for this collection. Browse through images in this collection and click on the “Show Citation” box: Russia, Simbirsk Poll Tax Census (Revision Lists), 1782-1858

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records. A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections.

Citation for This Collection

The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Record collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.

“Russia, Simbirsk Poll Tax Census (Revision Lists), 1782-1858.” Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Russian Society of Historians and Archivists, Moscow [[Russia, Simbirsk Poll Tax Census (Revision Lists)(FamilySearch Historical Records)