Bessarabia Research Division: Cemetery Updates

Updates for September 2019 We have updated the inventory of all cemeteries in Bessarabia/Moldova. Kishinev Cemtery Project: We completed photographing and indexing Sector 5, and prepared 2,681 burial records (with 2,441 photos) for processing. There are 339 “Unknown graves.” Photos can be accessed here. For more information about our Bessarabia Research Division, please click here. […]

New Director of Member Support

Dear JewishGen Community, I am pleased to announce that long-time JewishGen volunteer, Sandy Aaronson, has assumed the position of Director of Member Support. Initially recruited by Phyllis Kramer, z’l, Sandy has, for many years, been one the primary people, along with Iris Folkson, overseeing the JewishGen HelpDesk, answering and directing numerous queries and requests for […]

KehilaLinks Update: 6 New Pages

We are pleased to welcome the following webpages to JewishGen KehilaLinks. We thank the owners and webmasters of these webpages for creating fitting memorials to these Kehilot (Jewish Communities) and for providing a valuableresource for future generations of their descendants: Aleppo, SyriaCreated by Sarina RoffeDesign by KehilaLinks volunteer Richard L. Baum Dubrowna (Dubrovno, Dubrovka), BelarusCreated […]

New JewishGen Discussion Group

Dear JewishGen Community, I am pleased to announce that beta testing of our new JewishGen.org Discussion Group platform has ended, and we have migrated to our new platform. This change comes as a result of our strategic plan to modernize our systems and to make JewishGen more robust, sustainable, and easier to use. Our old […]

Discussion Group Replacement – LIVE!

Announcement from JewishGen’s Executive Director, Avraham Groll: I am pleased to announce that beta testing of our new JewishGen.org Discussion Group platform has ended, and we have migrated to our new platform. This change comes as a result of our strategic plan to modernize our systems and to make JewishGen more robust, sustainable, and easier to […]