ZELVA: Volkovysk Uezd Print

Alternate names: Zel'va and [Rus Зельва, Bel Зэльва], Zelwa [Pol], Zelva and זלווה [Yid], Zielwa. 53°09' N, 24°49' E, 15 miles E of Volkavisk (Vaŭkavysk), 21 miles W of Slonim. (This Zelva is one of three with the same name in the same general area.) [Not to be confused with Želva (Podzelva), Lithuania]. 1900 Jewish population: 1844. Now a vanished community that existed near  Volkavisk.

No information about the Jewish cemetery has been donated.

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