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Jewish Genealogy

JewishGen

 

JewishGen: The Official Home of Jewish Genealogy
The mother of all Jewish Genealogy sites - so eat up.
JewishGen - Shtetl Seeker
Search for ancestral villages, locations and facts.

Other Jewish Genealogy Links

Avotaynu, Inc. Home Page
The leading publisher of information and products of interest to persons who are researching Jewish genealogy and Jewish family history.
American Jewish Historical Society
Self-explanatory.
Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet - Jewish
Huge list of Jewish Genealogical links.
Routes to Roots Foundation
Miriam Wiener's Eastern European records database.
Sephardic Genealogy Sources
Sephardic Genealogy
The largest single database of Sephardic names and research references combined with the largest list of Sephardic heraldry on the Internet.
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Holocaust

Holocaust - How to Document Victims and Locate Survivors
Basic steps, a case study and more to help you research people caught up in the Holocaust.
ITS-Arolsen
International Tracing Service, Bad Arolsen: The ITS archive holds 26,000 meters of various types of Holocaust records. They are very quick to respond to requests for records.
JewishGen Holocaust Database
Incorporates 74 databases, which contain over 900,000 entries.
Nevek-Klarsfeld
Access to details concerning over 350,000 Jews of Greater Hungary and their fate during and following the Holocaust.
Yad Vashem
Vashem has been entrusted with documenting the history of the Jewish people during the Holocaust period.
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Jewish Software and Tools

PilotYid
List of Jewish-specific software for handheld computers (PDAs).

Immigration/Emigration

German Roots: Emigration & Immigration: Passenger Lists, Naturalization Records
Not just for Germans.
US Ports of Arrival & their Passenger Lists 1820 - 1957
This is a list of nearly every port in the United States that has published immigration records (passenger arrival lists) 1820-1957, organized by state.

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International

Babel Fish
On-line translations. Simply amazing. French, German, Italian, Portuguese, French, Russian, and English combinations.
British Genealogy - FindMyPast
Census records, births, marriages, deaths, migration and more.
Canada - inGeneas
On-line searches for Canadian ancestors.
Canadian Genealogy Centre Web site
The Canadian Genealogy Centre is a single window providing electronic access to genealogical resources in Canada.
GENUKI Home page
The UK & Ireland Genealogical Information Service.
Ukrainian Info
Genealogical resources on the Ukraine. The home page has many general Ukraine resources.

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Photographs

Visual Fashion Dictionary
Date old photos by searching clothing style by Time, Subject or Geographic Area

Searchable Databases

Ancestry.com
Searchable databases, indexes, and more. Free databases and membership charge for other databases.
FamilySearch Internet Genealogy Service
From the Church of Latter Day Saints, the most experienced documenters of vital records information. The site is fairly new and getting many hits so be patient, there is an incredible amount of info here.
Online Searchable Military Records & Databases
 
Repositories of Primary Sources
A listing of over 5000 websites describing holdings of manuscripts, archives, rare books, historical photographs, and other primary sources for the research scholars.
RootsWeb Genealogical Data Cooperative
Free, free free.

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Tutorials/Publications

How To Use Google More Effectively For Genealogy Searches
More Google Tips
Treasure Maps - The How-to Genealogy Site
Very interesting primers and articles on getting started with genealogy, the Federal Census, Family History Libraries and others.

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General Genealogy Links-to-Links

Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet
More links than you can ever imagine.
Genealogy Archives
Because it's there.

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Commercial Sites

Family Tree Maker's Genealogy Site: Home Page
Home of the popular software package. Many free resources.
Hungarian Jewish Roots Research
Lineages, Inc. - info@lineagesnet.com
Searchable, but must register (free). Other services/products cost.
 

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