[Ger-Poland-Volhynia] What was the German Embassy for Volhynia?
mauricio.norenberg at gmail.com
Sun Apr 24 18:08:12 PDT 2016
Quite curious to see this record if you wouldn't mind sharing?
On 25 April 2016 at 07:14, <DLPratt123 at aol.com> wrote:
> A Rozyszcze marriage record from 1909 references the German Consulate in
> Kiev. The bride was from Germany (Lichtenberg).
> Dan Pratt
> Date: Fri, 22 Apr 2016 12:34:45 -0700
> From: Gary Warner <garyw555 at gmail.com>
> To: Mauricio Norenberg <mauricio.norenberg at gmail.com>, GPV List
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> To all,
> My grandfather's Russian passport shows an 1893 stamp for the German
> Consulate in Odessa. He was living just west of Zhitomir at the time.
> Gary Warner.
> On 4/19/2016 8:35 PM, Mauricio Norenberg wrote:
> > Hi list
> > I would imagine that a few or many Germans who wanted to maintain a
> > connection to Germany would contact\report to a nearby German Embassy or
> > Consulate.
> > After the unification in 1870, all Germans living outside Germany were
> > required to register (Matrikel) to their conuslate\embassy every 10
> > in order to maintain their citizenhip and I'm sure many of them, aware
> > the law, would have done so.
> > Many embassies keep an archive of their Matrikel to this day, at least
> > is true for the German Embassy in Brazil which can do lookups on these
> > archives. This could be a good source of genealogical information.
> > For the specific settlers in Volhynia, what was their "official"
> > Kiev? Moscow? A Polish one?
> > I'd like to know more specifically between 1870 and 1913 but I can't
> > any information about that.
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