Elisavetpol' Gubernia, Russian Empire Genealogy

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Guide to Elisavetpol' Gubernia, Russian Empire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, both church and civil registration, compiled family history, and finding aids.

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Coat of Arms of Yelizavetpol Governorate.png
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Russian Empire Background
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Historical Background[edit | edit source]

Elisavetpol' Gubernia [province] was one of the gubernias in the Caucasus Viceroyalty. It was created in 1868 from parts of Baku and Tiflis gubernias. In 1918 at the establishment of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic, Elisavetpol' gubernia was renamed to Ganja gubernia. Modern territory of Elisavetpol' gubernia is western Azerbaijan and adjacent parts of Armenia.[1]

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Historical Geography[edit | edit source]

Administrative map of Elisabethpol Governorate - 1913.gif

Administrative Subdivisions (uyezds)[edit | edit source]

Uyezd - English Uyezd - Russian
Areshsky Арешский
Dzhebrailsky Джебраильский
Dzhevanshirsky Джеванширский
Kazakhsky Казахский
Nukhinsky Нухинский
Shushinsky Шушинский
Yelizavetpolsky Елизаветпольский
Zangezursky Зангезурский

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Online Classes[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Elisabethpol Governorate," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elisabethpol_Governorate, accessed 27 October 2020.