Russian Empire Genealogy
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Guide to Russian Empire family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
Background Information[edit | edit source]
The Russian Empire spanned parts of Europe, Asia, and North America from 1721-1917. After the Bolsheviks took power, the Soviet Union was established in 1922.
Russian Empire Map[edit | edit source]
Gubernias[edit | edit source]
The following gubernias (governorates) were part of the Russian Empire.