2019 Yizkor Book Project Review

Dear JewishGen Community, Welcome to 2020!! With the new year, we are kicking off an exciting new time for the Yizkor Book Projects. Please read below to see all of our updates from 2019 and our plans for 2020!  Summary of Recent Progress At JewishGen.org, among our biggest priorities is the translation of Yizkor Books, […]

Bessarabia Research Division: Update for December 2019

Dear Researchers, Here is an update for JewishGen’s Bessarabia Research Division projects for the month of December 2019.  See also “What’s New” at the Bessarabia SIG website: https://www.jewishgen.org/Bessarabia/ Bessarabian Databases – Updates: Revision List records were sent to JewishGen in December of 2019. 10,873 records from 3,451 families were transcribed and translated from the following […]

New Records Added to LitvakSIG All-Lithuania Database

We are pleased to post the following announcement from LitvakSIG and to add the records they have provided to JewishGen’s Lithuania Collection. LitvakSIG and JewishGen are independent organizations, in a strategic partnership to achieve shared goals.  LitvakSIG is pleased to announce an update to the free, searchable, All-Lithuania Database. The new records include the following: […]