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Sejny

Gubernia: Suwalki  Province: Bialystok

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Latitude: 54°06'00 Longitude: 23°21'00 USBGN: -527,476

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Archive Coordinator, Suwalki Archive Project Lillian Faffer
Sejny Town Leader, Suwalki Archives Project Lillian Faffer
LDS (Mormon Microfilms) More Info
Location Years Available Type
Film# 1191986 1866 - 1867 BMD
Film# 1191986 1871 - 1872 BMD
Film# 1191986 1875 BMD
Film# 1496954 1880 - 1882 BMD
Film# 1496961 1861 - 1868 MA
Film# 1496961 1877 MA
Film# 1496961 1882 - 1884 MA
Film# 747778 1836 BD
Film# 747778 1838 M
Film# 747778 1838 BD
Film# 747778 1840 BD
Film# 747778 1840 M
Film# 747778 1844 BD
Film# 747778 1844 M
Film# 747778 1847 M
Film# 747778 1847 BD
Film# 747778 1849 M
Film# 747778 1849 BD
Film# 747778 1850 M
Film# 747778 1850 BD
Film# 747778 1852 BD
Film# 747778 1852 M
Film# 747778 1857 - 1859 BD
Film# 747778 1857 - 1859 M
Film# 747778 1865 BD
Film# 747778 1865 M
Polish State Archives (Some years may also be in LDS films) More Info
Location Years Available Type
Archive 63 Fond 207 1826 M
Archive 63 Fond 207 1826 D
Archive 63 Fond 207 1826 B
Archive 63 Fond 207 1828 - 1829 M
Archive 63 Fond 207 1828 - 1829 B
Archive 63 Fond 207 1828 - 1829 D
Archive 63 Fond 207 1836 D
Archive 63 Fond 207 1836 M
Archive 63 Fond 207 1836 B
Archive 63 Fond 207 1838 B
Archive 63 Fond 207 1838 D
Archive 63 Fond 207 1838 M
Archive 63 Fond 207 1840 B
Archive 63 Fond 207 1840 D
Archive 63 Fond 207 1840 M
Archive 63 Fond 207 1844 M
Archive 63 Fond 207 1844 D
Archive 63 Fond 207 1844 B
Archive 63 Fond 207 1847 B
Archive 63 Fond 207 1847 M
Archive 63 Fond 207 1847 D
Archive 63 Fond 207 1849 - 1850 M
Archive 63 Fond 207 1849 - 1850 D
Archive 63 Fond 207 1849 - 1850 B
Archive 63 Fond 207 1852 D
Archive 63 Fond 207 1852 M
Archive 63 Fond 207 1852 B
Archive 63 Fond 207 1857 - 1859 B
Archive 63 Fond 207 1857 - 1859 D
Archive 63 Fond 207 1857 - 1859 M
Archive 63 Fond 207 1861 - 1868 MA
Archive 63 Fond 207 1865 - 1867 M
Archive 63 Fond 207 1865 - 1867 B
Archive 63 Fond 207 1865 - 1867 D
Archive 63 Fond 207 1871 - 1872 M
Archive 63 Fond 207 1871 - 1872 B
Archive 63 Fond 207 1871 - 1872 D
Archive 63 Fond 207 1875 B
Archive 63 Fond 207 1875 D
Archive 63 Fond 207 1875 M
Archive 63 Fond 207 1877 MA
Archive 63 Fond 207 1880 - 1882 D
Archive 63 Fond 207 1880 - 1882 B
Archive 63 Fond 207 1880 - 1882 M
Archive 63 Fond 207 1882 - 1906 MA
Archive 63 Fond 207 1887 - 1889 D
Archive 63 Fond 207 1887 - 1889 B
Archive 63 Fond 207 1887 - 1889 M
Archive 63 Fond 207 1893 - 1894 B
Archive 63 Fond 207 1893 - 1894 M
Archive 63 Fond 207 1893 - 1894 D
Archive 63 Fond 207 1896 - 1898 D
Archive 63 Fond 207 1896 - 1901 B
Archive 63 Fond 207 1896 - 1898 M
Archive 63 Fond 207 1901 D
Archive 63 Fond 207 1901 M
Archive 63 Fond 207 1903 M
Archive 63 Fond 207 1903 B
Archive 63 Fond 207 1903 D
Archive 63 Fond 207 1906 B
Archive 63 Fond 207 1908 - 1909 MA
Archive 63 Fond 207 1910 - 1912 B
Archive 63 Fond 207 1910 - 1912 M
Archive 63 Fond 207 1910 - 1912 D
Archive 63 Fond 207 1911 - 1912 MA

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Location:

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Years Available:

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Type:

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A Army H Holocaust N Newspaper
B Birth L Voters P Passports
C Census M Marriage R Cemetery
CON Conversion MA Marriage Alegata S School
D Death MB Marriage Banns V Divorce
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