ADVENTURES IN GENEALOGY

JewishGen

Section 1. Reasearch using the JewishGen.org Web Site

        * Note that you may have to sign up with Jewishgen.org to access certain files - it is free and highly recommended

      Search for your ancestral town and possible missing relatives

                          Find and Search for:

 

Yizkor Book Project

                                    Find your town on the list and click on it

 

How to get started on your own genealogy:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                     Find your town on the list and click on it

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Come visit the Jewish History Museum Campus every first and third Thursday of the month to learn how you can start exploring genealogy for yourself. Below is some of the information that visitors will utilize in each session:

* Research using the JewishGen.org Web Site 

* Search for your ancestral town and possible missing relatives

*Find and Search for:

  • Discover unknown relatives with your family name on Jewish Genealogy Family Finder (JGFF)
  • Basic information on your ancestral town on “Town Finder”
  • Information people have collected about your ancestral town on the KehilaLinks Project

* Note: You may have to sign up with Jewishgen.org to access certain files – Free and highly recommended

The Yizkor Book Project: Search and  find Memorial Books written about your hometown and view original books in Hebrew and Yiddish.