Bohemia and Moravia (now the Czech Republic), plus parts
of Austria, especially Vienna.
The former Russian Empire gubernii of Grodno, Minsk, Mogilev,
Vitebsk, and southern Vilna, now in Belarus.
The former Russian gubernia of Bessarabia, which is now in Moldova,
with parts in Ukraine. Also covers Transnistria (Pridnestrovie),
a small region on a left bank of the Dniester.
The city of Białystok and nearby towns and villages,
currently in Poland, formerly in the Russian Empire's
Kurland gubernia, now southern Latvia.
Danzig/Gdańsk, and its precursor communities of
Alt Schottland, Langfuhr, Mattenbuden, Weinberg, and
Danzig in der Breitgasse, and Tiegenhof (Nowy Dwór Gdański).
France and French colonies, as well as other French-speaking areas
such as Belgium, Luxembourg and Switzerland.
Germany and German-speaking areas of Alsace, Lorraine,
Switzerland, and Poland.
"Greater Hungary" or pre-Trianon Hungary, includes areas
that at one time were predominantly Hungarian speaking.
This includes all of present-day Hungary and Slovakia, and territory
now within Ukraine, Austria, Romania, Croatia and Serbia.
The former Russian Empire gubernias of Courland,
southern Livonia (Livland), and western Vitebsk.
Kovno and Vilna guberniyas of the Russian Empire,
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The city of Łódź, Poland, and localities within a
40-mile radius – in Congress Poland's gubernias of
Piotrków, Płock, Warszawa, or Kalisz.
Romania (including Bukovina).
Finland, Norway, Sweden and Denmark - including the former
Danish colonies and protectorates.
For all researchers of Sephardic genealogy and history.
Including South Africa, Lesotho (Basutoland), Botswana (Bechuanaland),
Zimbabwe (S. Rhodesia), Zambia (N. Rhodesia), Swaziland, Mozambique
and the former Belgian Congo.
Sub-Carpathian Ukraine – parts of the pre-WWI Hungarian megyék
of Bereg, Máramaros, Ugocsa and Ung – today Zakarpattia Oblast, Ukraine.
Publisher of Landsmen, covering these two northeastern gubernias
of Russian Poland, now in northeast Poland and southwest Lithuania.
The former Russian Empire gubernias now in the Ukraine:
Podolia, Volhynia, Kiev, Poltava, Chernigov, Kharkov,
Kherson, Taurida and Ekaterinoslav.
Jewish families who came to the United States both before/during/after the
larger immigration waves of the 1880s.
The capital city of Poland, Warszawa (Warsaw).