JEWISH HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF CENTRAL JERSEY
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There are a number of features that distinguish Jewish genealogy from that of other groups, including the high probability that many of our ancestors probably were closely related to each other. A century or more ago, marriages between close cousins occurred much more frequently than they do today. Dr.Reiss will discuss how this practice has helped to make Jewish genealogy unique.