Everyday life of Ukrainian nobility in 2 quarter of 19 centuries: M. Markevych’s letter to P. Galagan

Будзар, Марина Михайлівна (2019) Everyday life of Ukrainian nobility in 2 quarter of 19 centuries: M. Markevych’s letter to P. Galagan Київські історичні студії (1(8)). pp. 85-92. ISSN 2524-0749; 2524-0757

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The publication of the document is devoted to the anniversaries of two well-known representatives of the Ukrainian elite of the 19th century — 200th anniversary of the birth of Hryhorii Pavlovych Galagan and the 215th anniversary of the birth of Mykola Andriiovych Markevych. Published letter depicts the serious events of the family history of Markevyches — the disease and the death of the father of historian Andrii Markevych. The text contains a detailed description of the events leading up to the event and the circumstances of the death of A. Markevych. The author addresses to Pavlo Galagan, who is the husband of his aunt (mother’s sister). He fully trusts this man. This leads to the frankness of the story. The text includes people from the immediate surroundings of related families of Markevyches — Galagans. This allows us to clarify the personal and psychological characteristics of individual representatives of the Markevyches family. We can notice from the text the remarkable details of the everyday life of the middle-income family of the beginning of the 19th century. We see the arrangement of everyday life, the traditions of everyday communication, the level of provision of medical aid, etc. The contents of the document reveals the attitude of the nobility Left Bank Ukraine to the problem of disease and death, to the ethics of family communication, to property and financial problems.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Left-Bank Ukraine; Markeviches; Galagans; family history; private correspondence; death; inheritance
Subjects: Статті у наукометричних базах > Index Copernicus
Статті у журналах > Фахові (входять до переліку фахових, затверджений МОН)
Divisions: Факультет суспільно-гуманітарних наук > Кафедра історії України
Depositing User: Марина Михайлівна Будзар
Date Deposited: 20 Nov 2019 07:27
Last Modified: 20 Nov 2019 07:27
URI: https://elibrary.kubg.edu.ua/id/eprint/28856

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