Posted By:Hania
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Subject:Re: Byrczek - Mykytenko - Horodysche , Ukraine
Post Date:August 06, 2013 at 09:41:11
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/ukraine/messages/12075.html
Forum:Ukraine Genealogy Forum
Forum URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/ukraine/

Horodysche is an Eastern Slavic place name for an ancient town, originally built w/ramparts. There are many same-named places in Ukraine, Belarus, Moldova and Russia.

In Ukraine there are 36 places w/this name. This coupled w/Mykytenko, a common surname in Ukraine (appx 6,800 in Ukraine today), makes it a little difficult.

Does Pani Paraska remember the region where her ancestral village was located? Was it a large town or small village?
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