> So far I can't find a priest with this name. You write that your grand-gradfather was baptized in the church of St. Nicholas ("NIKOLAEVSKAJA CERKOVJ(SOBOR)"). If you know the name of the city/town/village, where the church was located, that may be helpful in the search.
SELO PALANKA, UMANSKIJ RAJON, KIEVSKAJA OBLASTJ. MY GRAN,GRAND FATHER LAST NAME WAS PASHINKOVSKIJ. ON BIRTH CERTIFICATE SAID "POTOMSTVENNIJ POCHETNIJ GRAZDANIN"
I WOULD LIKE TO KNOW WHAT IS MEAN . I KNOW THAT PARENTS OF MY GRANDGRAND FATHERWAS KILLED MAYBE
IN 1917 TIME, I DONT KNOW EXACT YEAR, BUT I KNOW THAT PRIST GREBENEVSKIJ TOOK
TWO PASHINKOVSKIJ BOYS AND RAISE THEM, BUT HE WAS KILLED ALSO. MAYBEE IT IS POSIBLE TO FIND MORE HISTORY . MY RESPECT FOR WHAT YOU ARE DOING. I CAN WRITE ND SPEAK RUSSIAN . THANK YOU VARY MUCH. KATERINA JACKSON