Posted By:Zlatica Beca
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Subject:Re: Help on place names and their discovery on map
Post Date:December 01, 2012 at 20:29:14
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/russia/messages/12412.html
Forum:Russia Genealogy Forum
Forum URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/russia/

Cynthia,

http://www.jewishgen.org/communities/loctown.asp
Kobrin, Kobryn, populated place 5213' N 2421' E E M U G Belarus 176.8 miles SW of Minsk 5354' N 2734' E
[maybe your Kobrna]
Zamosha populated place 5253' N 2720' E E M U G Belarus 70.8 miles S of Minsk 5354' N 2734' E

http://igrek.amzp.pl/mapindex.php?cat=WIG100

Do provide your ancestor's surname. The Russia present was much larger at the time of your ancestor.