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Professor M.V.Dovnar-Zapolsky

Genealogical records at the State Archives of Brest Region

List of administrative units with the time periods for which genealogical records are available

Grodno Province (gubernia)

Minsk Province (gubernia)

Bialystok Voevodstvo


Lublin Voevodstvo


Novogrudok Voevodstvo


Polesie Voevodstvo


Volyn Voevodstvo

Brest Region (Oblast) 1939 - 1941, see below

Baranovichi Okrug*

Districts (raions):

Brest Okrug*

Districts (raions):

Pinsk Okrug*


Brest Region

Districts (raions):

Note: *The administrative division of Belarus during the German Occupation

New on the site
05 September 2017
The website presents a virtual exhibition of documents to mark the 150th anniversary of the birth of Prof. Mitrofan DOVNAR-ZAPOLSKY More >>
Archival news
05 February 2018
Methodical recommendations “Preparation and staging of exhibitions of archival documents” have been released More >>
01 February 2018
The Belarusian Cinema and Photo Archives held a retrospective exhibition of film documents More >>
29 January 2018
The Department for Archives and Records Management of the Justice Ministry held an extended board meeting More >>
18 January 2018
The State Archives of Minsk Region participated in ceremonial events dedicated to 80th anniversary of the foundation of Minsk Oblast More >>