Lithuania Research Division: 4k+ New Records

JewishGen is pleased to report that new records from our colleagues and partners at LitvakSIG are now searchable via the JewishGen Lithuania Collection. The new records include: -In the marriage category, a total of 532 records from Jonava (1922-1927), Seredzius (1844-1884), Vandziogala (1928-1939), Shchuchin (1897-1914), Vasilishki (1897-1900), and Zashkevichi (1871-1872). -In the passports category, 1,948 applications for […]

Discussion Group Moderators Needed

The JewishGen Discussion Group unites Jewish genealogical researchers worldwide, providing a platform to share information, ideas, methods, tips, techniques, and resources. Discussion Group Moderators serve a vital role in maintaining the integrity and usefulness of the Group. We seek several volunteers to join our current Moderators in this important role. Moderators review the emails submitted during […]

Recent Record Updates May 1, 2020

We are pleased to report that the following records have been added to our collection: Hungary: Sub-Carpathia Vital Records – 19,063 records have been added. In total, this collection now has 47,778 records. Hungary: Hungarian Vital Records – 19,358 records have been added. In total, this collection now has 760,715 records. Hungary: Maramures Vital Records […]

In Memorium – Zvi Bernhardt, z’l

Dear JewishGen Community, We were extremely saddened to learn of the untimely passing of Zvi Bernhardt, z’l, who was both Deputy Manager of the Hall of Names, and Deputy Manager of the Consulting Department at Yad VaShem in Israel. He worked with JewishGen and many other organizations to ensure information and records would be accessible as widely […]