June 2023

Special Virtual Issue



Finding Relatives in the Forverts (Jewish Daily Forward)
Michael Morgenstern
June 11, 1:30 pm
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All program times listed are East Coast time.

Getting Started in Lithuanian Family History Research
James Heffernan
New England Historic Genealogical Society
May 25, 3 pm
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Ukrainian-Jewish Relations in the Context of Antisemitism in Eastern Europe in the Interwar Period of the 20th Century
Andrii Bolianovskyi
Center for Jewish History
May 30, 1 pm
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Upon Receipt of Ancestry DNA Test Results
Seema-Jayne Kenney
Brookline Public Library and on Zoom
June 5, 3 pm
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Mapping Your Family History
|Alex Calzareth
Jewish Genealogy Society of Pittsburgh
June 11, 1 pm
$5 for non-members
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Making the Most of Indirect Evidence: Forming Sound Genealogical Conclusions
Sydney Cruice
Santa Cruz Jewish Genealogy Society
June 11, 4 pm
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Genealogy Club
Newton Free Library
June 14, 6:30 pm
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Personal Archiving 101: How to Organize and Care for Your Personal and Family Memories
Crystal Rodgers
Boston Public Library, Parker Hill branch
June 17, 10 am
Registration is required. Limited to 25 people. In person.
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Family History Today: Novel NYC Records
Alec Ferretti
Center for Jewish History
June 20, 7 pm
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July 30 to August 3, 2023 is the 43rd International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies (IAJGS) International Conference on Jewish Genealogy in London. For more information go here.

The Massachusetts State Archives has put the Passenger Manifest Lists of passengers arriving in Boston from 1848 – 1891 online. To search the lists, click here


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