Ukraine, Donetsk Church Books (FamilySearch Historical Records)
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Title in the Language of the Record
Украина, Донецкие метрические книги
This collection will include birth, baptism, marriage, death, and burial records from 1810-1928, taken from metrical books of the churches of the Ekatorinoslav province. At one time the current territory of the Donetsk region was part of the Ekatorinoslav province.
Church records may contain the following information:
- Birth, baptism date
- Name of Spouse
- Marriage date
- Death, burial date
How to Use the Record
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- 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.
Search the Collection
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 'Губерния' category
⇒ Select the 'Уезд' category
⇒ Select the 'Место/Церковь' category
⇒ Select the 'Даты/Tом/Cобытия' category which takes you to the images.
Search the collection by image 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.
Related Wiki Articles
- Ukraine Church Records
- Ukraine, Western Ukraine Catholic Church Book Duplicates (FamilySearch Historical Records)
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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.
- “Ukraine, Donetsk Church Books, 1810-1928.” Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Central State Historical Archives of Ukraine. Donetsk.