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From: "David F. Schmidt" <>
Subject: Re: Question
Date: Mon, 6 Jun 2005 06:58:54 -0700
Yes, Rosemary. Vlad Soshnikov is the person who was working with AHSGR for
a time. Since problems developed with Vlad's research services, I haven't
heard anything further about him.
David F. Schmidt
Walnut Creek, CA, USA
----- Original Message -----
From: "Rosemary Larson" <>
Sent: Sunday, June 05, 2005 7:26 AM
> Dear List,
> In today's Cyndislist is the following:
> "Sources for genealogy in the archives of the former Soviet Union
> by Vladislav Soshnikov
> It is very difficult for modern genealogists to understand the types
> of archival records created in the Russian Empire prior to 1917, which
> may serve specifically as sources for genealogical information today.
> The most important factor for understanding lies in the existence of a
> class structure of the population formulated by Russian law. The
> population of the empire was divided into these several class groups"
> Is this the person that was working with AHSGR for a time?
> Thank you.