Select the search type
  • Site
  • Web
Słownik Geograficzny Translations


Gierduszki (or Gerdushki)-- a farmstead and peasant village on the Czarnica River, in the 3rd police district of Oszmiana province, 32.5 miles from Oszmiana and 20.6 mi. to Dziewieniszki. The farm has 28 Catholic inhabitants; the village contains 60 Catholics and 34 Orthodox.

Editor's Note: All Słownik longitudes in this article have been converted to modern coordinates which is based on the Greenwich zero meridian. All Polish measurement units (land areas, distances, height above sea level, etc.) were converted to American-English equivalents.  Monetary units, where identified, were left in złotys/zl. or rubles/rs.


Source: Słownik Geograficzny Królestwa Polskiego - Warsaw [1881, vol. 2, p. 560]


This translation, by Mike Gansecki, is used by permission.

Copyright 2008-2017 Version 7.04.01 by PolishRoots   |  Privacy Statement  |  Terms Of Use