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What Makes Jewish Genealogy Different?
September 11 , 7:00 pm
Holocaust & Human Rights Education Center’s next GenerationsForward (a second and third generation group including children and grandchildren of Holocaust survivors that has ongoing projects and events) meeting features Nolan Altman, JewishGen’s Vice President for Data Acquisition on “What Makes Jewish Genealogy Different?” He will describe what makes Jewish genealogy different from other ethnic groups, the challenges dealing with documents, and what patronymic naming is, how they are used, and how they impacted our family names.
RSVP or questions can be directed to Millie Jasper at firstname.lastname@example.org or (914) 696-0738.