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Ukraine
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Location of Ukraine
Record Description
Record Type: Births and Baptisms
Collection years: 1784-1879
Languages: Russian
Title in the Language: Україна, Західна Україна, Дублікати метричних книг католицької церкви
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Birth and Baptisms

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Locality Births and Baptisms, 1784-1879 Marriages, 1784-1877* Deaths, 1784-1877**
Lviv 2,070 0 0
Odesa 11,482 0 0
Ukraine 614 130 1,410
Total 14,166 130 1,410

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