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Record Description

This index is an electronic index for the years 1815 to 1917. It is not necessarily intended to index any specific set of records. This index is not complete for any particular place or region. This collection may include information previously published in the International Genealogical Index or Vital Records Index collections.

Citation for This Collection

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"Russia Deaths and Burials, 1815-1917" Index. FamilySearch. : accessed 2013. Index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City.

Record Content and Use

For details about the contents of these records and help using them see the wiki article Deaths and Burials Vital Record Index Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records).

Coverage Table

The Coverage Table shows the places and time periods of the original records in this collection. The table indicates how many records the collection has from each place. Most of the records in the collection are from the time periods listed in the table; however, the collection may have a few records from before or after the time period.

Locality Births and Baptisms, 1755-1917 Marriages, 1793-1919 Deaths and Burials, 1815-1917
Arkhangelsk 0 7 2
Astrakhan 7,441 1,714 0
Bessarabia 28,977 5,090 2,556
Chernigov 722 67 67
Don Cossacks 30 66 0
Ekaterinoslav 6,482 803 1,402
Gruziya 0 16 0
Kaluga 957 40 286
Kherson 12,789 3,097 4,516
Kiev 929 62 238
Kostroma 0 2 0
Kovno 0 2 0
Kurland 0 0 6
Moskva 1 20 0
Novgorod 670 45 159
Olonets 157 41 180
Podolia 1 37 45
Poltava 362 24 77
Pskov 1,092 38 395
Russia 19,632 3,269 51,673
Smolensk 137 8 35
St. Petersburg 76,534 15,511 35,464
Tavrida 7,263 1,257 1,663
Vologda 28 0 0
Volyn 2,194 1,472 1,873
Yaroslavl 385 50 10
Zhitomir 4,061 40 0
Total 170,844 32,778 100,647

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