Jewish Genealogy Society of Pittsburgh

Website Changes

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October 2018Memorial to 11 victims of Squirrel Hill Synagogue Massacre
March 2018Announce Pittsburgh South Hills Genealogy Day on April 15 and IAJGS in Warsaw Poland from August 5-10, 2018
Jan 2018Add link to new Facebook page
April 2017Announce New Effort to restart JGS Pittsburgh (deleted)
March 2017Add Pittsburgh South Hills Genealogy Day Notice (April 23, 2017). (deleted)
March 2016Add Pittsburgh South Hills Genealogy Day Notice (April 3, 2016). (deleted)
January 2016Announce next annual IAJGS - August 2-7, 2016 in Seattle
August 2015Pittsburgh Area Small Town and Homestead Jewish History Project notices.  (deleted March 2016)
May 2015New information on Allegheny County Probate records online.
March 20151906-1908 Birth records online  (4/2017 now 1906-1909)
Nov 2014Update on Pennsylvania online death records. Now 1906-1963
Jun 2014Update on Pennsylvania online death records. Now 1906-1944 
Feb 2014Announce Upcoming Events: Genealogy Day at Beth El Congregation - Sunday, March 2, 2014; Squirrel Hill Historic Society Talk on Tree of Life Synagogue - Tuesday, March 11, 2014   (deleted 4/3/2014)
Jan 2014More details on new Pennsylvania birth and death record procedures.
Jan 2014Announce 2014 IAJGS Conference
May 2013New details on Using PJNP
Feb 2013South Hills Genealogy Day Sunday March 10, 2013  (deleted May 2013)
Oct 2012Pittsburgh Jewish Newspaper Project adds new search capabilities, additional years of American Jewish Outlook and the Y-JCC Newsletters.
June announcement: new online Pennsylvania County Marriage records, 1885-1950
April 20121940 US Census announcement
Feb 2012 Pittsburgh Jewish Newspaper Project - Jewish Criterion/Chronicle now complete 1895 to 1999
Jan 2012Rauh Jewish Archive Genealogy Program on 2/26/2012 (del 3/2013)
May 2011 "The Jewish Community of Pittsburgh -- Finding Your Family Roots" Speaker: Robert Zavos  - Squirrel Hill Historical Society, 6/14/2011 -Church of the Redeemer (del 7/2011)
Dec 2010obit: Rae Melnick Barent December 19, 2010 - longtime  JGS Board Member   (del 3/2011)

2003-2018  Jewish Genealogy Society of Pittsburgh.  Last updated  October 31, 2018