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== Title in the Language of the Records  ==
 
== Title in the Language of the Records  ==
  
Україна, Київ Православної Церкви Книги Консисторії
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Україна, Дублікати метричних книг Київської Православної консисторії
  
 
== Image Visibility  ==
 
== Image Visibility  ==
  
Whenever possible, FamilySearch makes images available for all users. However, ultimate rights to view images on our website are granted by the record custodians. The Ukraine, Kyiv Orthodox Consistory Church Book Duplicates&nbsp;collection is available to the Family History Library, FamilySearch Centers, and to members of the supporting organization, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The images can be viewed at a [https://www.familysearch.org/locations FamilySearch Center] near you.  
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Whenever possible, FamilySearch makes images available for all users. However, ultimate rights to view images on our website are granted by the record custodians. The Ukraine, Kyiv Orthodox Consistory Church Book Duplicates&nbsp;collection is available to the Family History Library, FamilySearch Centers, and to members of the supporting organization, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The images can be viewed at a [https://www.familysearch.org/locations FamilySearch Center] near you. All rights reserved. Neither this image nor any part of it may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system or transmitted in any form, electronic or otherwise, without written permission of the Central State Historical Archives of Ukraine.
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These records are written in [[Russian Genealogical Word List|Russian]].
  
== Record Description ==
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== What is in the Collection? ==
  
This collection includes the years 1840-1845.  
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This collection includes the years 1734-1920.  
  
 
The Church acted as both a religious and civil agent in recording vital events and church sacraments such as baptism and burial. Peter the Great mandated the keeping of Russian Orthodox books in 1722. The format was standardized in 1724. Printed forms were introduced in 1806. In 1838 a format was introduced that prevailed until the 1930s. The priests made a transcript for the ecclesiastical court (dukhovnaia konsistoriia) having jurisdiction over the parish. This is usually the version that has been preserved. The register covers 70% for early periods, 90% after 1800. The registers are in Russian.  
 
The Church acted as both a religious and civil agent in recording vital events and church sacraments such as baptism and burial. Peter the Great mandated the keeping of Russian Orthodox books in 1722. The format was standardized in 1724. Printed forms were introduced in 1806. In 1838 a format was introduced that prevailed until the 1930s. The priests made a transcript for the ecclesiastical court (dukhovnaia konsistoriia) having jurisdiction over the parish. This is usually the version that has been preserved. The register covers 70% for early periods, 90% after 1800. The registers are in Russian.  
  
The orthodox parishes of the Kyyiv (Kiev) Consistory covers the area now in the districts (oblasts) of Kyyiv, Zhytomyr, Vinnytsya, and Cherkasy.
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The orthodox parishes of the Kyiv (Kiev) Consistory covers the area now in the districts (oblasts) of Kyiv, Zhytomyr, Vinnytsya, and Cherkasy.  
 
 
Church registers were kept by parish priests in order to record births/baptisms, marriages, and deaths/burials.  
 
  
These were considered an official record and are normally very reliable. Earlier registers may not be equally reliable. In 1825 the Holy Synod, governmental body over the Orthodox Church, ordered bishops to eradicate bribery of priests to falsify the books, suggesting that this problem existed.  
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Church registers were kept by parish priests in order to record births/baptisms, marriages, and deaths/burials. These were considered an official record and are normally very reliable.  
  
 
The collection consists of an index entries of baptisms/births, marriages, and burials/deaths for Orthodox parishes in Diocese of Kiev. The records are duplicates created by priests for civil authorities. The records are preserved in the Central Historical Archive of Ukraine in Kyiv. The place names reflect the jurisdiction when the records were created.  
 
The collection consists of an index entries of baptisms/births, marriages, and burials/deaths for Orthodox parishes in Diocese of Kiev. The records are duplicates created by priests for civil authorities. The records are preserved in the Central Historical Archive of Ukraine in Kyiv. The place names reflect the jurisdiction when the records were created.  
  
For a list of records by localities, document type and dates currently published in this collection, select the [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//familysearch.org/records/collection/1503045/waypoints Browse].  
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For a list of records by localities, document type and dates currently published in this collection, select the [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//familysearch.org/records/collection/1503045/waypoints Browse].
 
 
=== Citation for This Collection  ===
 
 
 
The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Records collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.<br>
 
 
 
{{Collection citation | text= "Ukraine, Kyiv Orthodox Consistory Church Book Duplicates, 1840-1845." Index and Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Central Historical Archive of Ukraine, Kiev.}}
 
 
 
[[Ukraine, Kiev Orthodox Consistory Church Books (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]
 
  
== Record Content  ==
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== Collection Content  ==
  
'''Birth registers usually contain the following information:'''
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'''Birth registers''' usually contain the following information:  
  
 
*Child's given name and gender  
 
*Child's given name and gender  
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*Legitimacy is stated
 
*Legitimacy is stated
  
'''Marriage registers usually contain the following information:'''
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'''Marriage registers''' usually contain the following information:  
  
 
*Date and place of marriage  
 
*Date and place of marriage  
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*Sometimes, parents names are given
 
*Sometimes, parents names are given
  
'''Death registers usually contain the following information:'''
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'''Death registers''' usually contain the following information:  
  
 
*Given name, age and gender of deceased  
 
*Given name, age and gender of deceased  
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*Father's name and his place of residence
 
*Father's name and his place of residence
  
== How to Use the Record  ==
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== How Do I Search the Collection? ==
  
 
Use the registers to uniquely identifies individuals and connect them to the parent generation. Often you can derive entire families by matching up children with the same parents.  
 
Use the registers to uniquely identifies individuals and connect them to the parent generation. Often you can derive entire families by matching up children with the same parents.  
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To search this collection, it would be helpful to know the following information: To begin your search, it is helpful to know the name and some other identifying information such as the birth place or birth date.  
 
To search this collection, it would be helpful to know the following information: To begin your search, it is helpful to know the name and some other identifying information such as the birth place or birth date.  
  
==== Search the Collection  ====
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=== Search the Collection  ===
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'''To search this collection by name:'''
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Fill in the requested information in the initial search page. This search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information about the ancestors in the list to what you already know about your ancestors to determine if this is the correct family or person. 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.
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To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:<br>
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⇒Select the 'Browse' link in the initial search page
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⇒Select the 'District' (Уезд) category<br>
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⇒Select the 'Place/Parish' (Место/Церковь) category<br>
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⇒Select the 'Year/Vol/Event' (Даты/Tом/Cобытия) category<br>
  
Fill in the requested information in the initial search page. This search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information about the ancestors in the list to what you already know about your ancestors to determine if this is the correct family or person. 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:  
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The first level of searching is divided into the following districts:  
  
To search the collection image by image, select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page <br> ⇒Select the "District" category <br> ⇒Select the "Place, church name" category <br> ⇒Select the "Year, events, volume" category which takes you to the images <br>
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*Бердичев - Berdichev
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*Богодухов (Харьков) - Bogodukhov ( Khar'kov )
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*Борзна (Чернигов) - Borzna ( Chernigov )
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*Брянск (Орел) - Bryansk ( Orel )
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*Васильков - Vasil'kov
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*Дмитровск (Орел) - Dmitrovsk ( Orel )
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*Жиздра (Калуга) - Zhizdra ( Kaluga )
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*Звенигородка - Zvenigorodka
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*Змиев (Харьков) - Zmiyev ( Khar'kov )
  
Look at the images one by one comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination. Keep in mind:
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Search the collection by image comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination.  
  
*There may be more than one person in the records with the same name.
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As you are searching it is helpful to know such information as your ancestor’s given name and surname, some identifying information such as residence and age, and family relationships. Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name as your ancestor and that your ancestor may have used nicknames or different names at different times.
*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  ====
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=== For Help Reading These Records  ===
  
 
These records are in Russian. For help reading the records, see the following wiki articles:  
 
These records are in Russian. For help reading the records, see the following wiki articles:  
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*[[Russian Genealogical Word List]]  
 
*[[Russian Genealogical Word List]]  
 
*[[Russia Languages]]
 
*[[Russia Languages]]
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== Known Issues with This Collection  ==
 
== Known Issues with This Collection  ==
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== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==
  
[http://www.genforum.genealogy.com/my/ GenForum]  
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*[http://risu.org.ua/en/index/reference Religion in Ukraine]
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ukrgs/index.htm Ukrainian Genealogical Society]
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ukrwgw/index.html Ukraine GenWeb]
  
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
  
[[Ukraine Church Records|Ukraine Church Records]]  
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*[[Ukraine Church Records]]
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*[[Ukraine Genealogy]]
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*[[Ukraine Websites]]
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== How You Can Contribute  ==
  
== Contributions to This Article  ==
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== Citing this Collection  ==
  
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
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The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Records collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.<br>
  
Citations for individual image records are available for this collection. Browse through images in this collection and click on the "Show Citation" box: [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https://familysearch.org/records/collection/1503045/waypoints Ukraine, Kyiv Orthodox Consistory Church Book Duplicates, 1840-1845]
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{{Collection citation | text= "Ukraine, Kyiv Orthodox Consistory Church Book Duplicates, 1734-1920." Database with Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2016. Citing Центральный Исторический Архив Украины, Киев (Central Historical Archive of Ukraine, Kiev).}}
  
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.
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'''Record Citation''' (or citation for the index entry):<br>
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A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].
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'''Image Citation''':<br>
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Title in the Language of the Records

Україна, Дублікати метричних книг Київської Православної консисторії

Image Visibility

Whenever possible, FamilySearch makes images available for all users. However, ultimate rights to view images on our website are granted by the record custodians. The Ukraine, Kyiv Orthodox Consistory Church Book Duplicates collection is available to the Family History Library, FamilySearch Centers, and to members of the supporting organization, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The images can be viewed at a FamilySearch Center near you. All rights reserved. Neither this image nor any part of it may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system or transmitted in any form, electronic or otherwise, without written permission of the Central State Historical Archives of Ukraine.

These records are written in Russian.

What is in the Collection?

This collection includes the years 1734-1920.

The Church acted as both a religious and civil agent in recording vital events and church sacraments such as baptism and burial. Peter the Great mandated the keeping of Russian Orthodox books in 1722. The format was standardized in 1724. Printed forms were introduced in 1806. In 1838 a format was introduced that prevailed until the 1930s. The priests made a transcript for the ecclesiastical court (dukhovnaia konsistoriia) having jurisdiction over the parish. This is usually the version that has been preserved. The register covers 70% for early periods, 90% after 1800. The registers are in Russian.

The orthodox parishes of the Kyiv (Kiev) Consistory covers the area now in the districts (oblasts) of Kyiv, Zhytomyr, Vinnytsya, and Cherkasy.

Church registers were kept by parish priests in order to record births/baptisms, marriages, and deaths/burials. These were considered an official record and are normally very reliable.

The collection consists of an index entries of baptisms/births, marriages, and burials/deaths for Orthodox parishes in Diocese of Kiev. The records are duplicates created by priests for civil authorities. The records are preserved in the Central Historical Archive of Ukraine in Kyiv. The place names reflect the jurisdiction when the records were created.

For a list of records by localities, document type and dates currently published in this collection, select the Browse.

Collection Content

Birth registers usually contain the following information:

  • Child's given name and gender
  • Date and place of birth
  • Date and place of baptism
  • Names of parents, including maiden name of mother
  • Legitimacy is stated

Marriage registers usually contain the following information:

  • Date and place of marriage
  • Name and age of groom
  • Name and age of bride
  • Sometimes, parents names are given

Death registers usually contain the following information:

  • Given name, age and gender of deceased
  • Date and place of death
  • Date and place of burial
  • Father's name and his place of residence

How Do I Search the Collection?

Use the registers to uniquely identifies individuals and connect them to the parent generation. Often you can derive entire families by matching up children with the same parents.

To search this collection, it would be helpful to know the following information: To begin your search, it is helpful to know the name and some other identifying information such as the birth place or birth date.

Search the Collection

To search this collection by name: Fill in the requested information in the initial search page. This search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information about the ancestors in the list to what you already know about your ancestors to determine if this is the correct family or person. 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.

To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:

⇒Select the 'Browse' link in the initial search page

⇒Select the 'District' (Уезд) category

⇒Select the 'Place/Parish' (Место/Церковь) category

⇒Select the 'Year/Vol/Event' (Даты/Tом/Cобытия) category

The first level of searching is divided into the following districts:

  • Бердичев - Berdichev
  • Богодухов (Харьков) - Bogodukhov ( Khar'kov )
  • Борзна (Чернигов) - Borzna ( Chernigov )
  • Брянск (Орел) - Bryansk ( Orel )
  • Васильков - Vasil'kov
  • Дмитровск (Орел) - Dmitrovsk ( Orel )
  • Жиздра (Калуга) - Zhizdra ( Kaluga )
  • Звенигородка - Zvenigorodka
  • Змиев (Харьков) - Zmiyev ( Khar'kov )

Search the collection by image comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination.

As you are searching it is helpful to know such information as your ancestor’s given name and surname, some identifying information such as residence and age, and family relationships. Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name as your ancestor and that your ancestor may have used nicknames or different names at different times.

For Help Reading These Records

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

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Don't overlook FHL Place Ukraine, Kiev items or FHL Keyword Ukraine, Kiev items in the FamilySearch Library Catalog. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see Ukraine Archives and Libraries.

Known Issues with This Collection

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Citing this Collection

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

"Ukraine, Kyiv Orthodox Consistory Church Book Duplicates, 1734-1920." Database with Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2016. Citing Центральный Исторический Архив Украины, Киев (Central Historical Archive of Ukraine, Kiev).

Record Citation (or citation for the index entry):

The citation for a record is available with each record in this collection, at the bottom of the record screen. You can search records in this collection by visiting the search page for Ukraine, Kyiv Orthodox Consistory Church Book Duplicates, 1734-1920.

Image Citation:

The image citation is available by clicking on the Information tab at the bottom left of the screen. You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Ukraine, Kyiv Orthodox Consistory Church Book Duplicates, 1734-1920.