Mass-Pocha is the journal of the Jewish Genealogical Society of Greater Boston.
Mass-Pocha is a word play on “Massachusetts” and the Yiddish word for family, “mishpocha”. Mass-Pocha received the “Outstanding Publication by a Member Organization of IAJGS 2006” award from the IAJGS.

Mass-Pocha is published two times per year and is free to JGSGB members. Domestic non-Massachusetts subscriptions are $15 per year. Click here for information on how to join the JGSGB or subscribe to this journal. For questions or to submit ideas or articles, please email

Click on the covers below to view sample pages of our past journals.

Mass-Pocha: September 2011
Vol. XX, No. 3, Issue 69

Mass-Pocha: June 2011
Vol. XX, No. 2, Issue 68

Mass-Pocha: Oct 2013
Vol XXII, Number 2, Issue 74