Muslim and Newly-Baptised Tartars in Novgorod: The Formation and Functioning of a Minor Social Group in the Late 16th and Early 17th Centuries
Татары-мусульмане и новокрещены в Новгородской земле: формирование и функционирование малой социальной группы (конец XVI – начало XVII в.)

Adrian Selin
2016 Quaestio Rossica  
The article uses the prosopographical method to examine the history of Muslim and newly-baptised Tatars in Novgorod after 1550. 418 biographies were studied. The main sources were documents from the Razryad (service lists) and Pomestny Prikaz (land chancellery): local Novgorod court records also furnished further information. The history of the Novgorod Tartars began in the 1550s, when groups from Astrakhan and Kazan were settled in the eastern part of Novgorod region (Sugletsa and Udomlya
more » ... sa and Udomlya districts). As they served the tsar, they received landed estates in Novgorod that were populated with Orthodox peasants. Between 1550 * Статья подготовлена в рамках выполнения проекта ПФИ НИУ ВШЭ 2016 г. «Трансформация режимов управления разнообразием: война, реформы, революции в Российской империи». / Селин А. Татары-мусульмане и новокрещены в Новгородской земле: формирование и функционирование малой социальной группы (конец XVI -начало XVII в.) //
doi:10.15826/qr.2016.3.177 fatcat:mzftk7hlejbmpnnkmej7ctwoi4