4 2015

Jewish Genealogy

11:00AM - 12:30PM  

Geri Dorman Merage Jewish Community Center
One Federation Way
Irvine, CA 92603

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$ Cost $ 35.00

Learn to trace your Jewish Ancestry in this 4-part Series.

Part 1-October 7 at 11:00am: Introduction to Genealogy, important resources, learn how to join JewishGen(free), and design a rough family tree.
Part 2-October 21, 11:00am: Introduction to Census research. Learn how to find a person on the 1940 census and an earlier one.
Part 3-November 4 at 11:00am: Introduction to Immigration and Naturalization Records. Learn to find a ship manifest of a relative and their citizenship papers.
Part 4-November 18 at 11:00am: General discussion, what have you found, brick wall solutions....,what now?

Presented by Joel Weintraub, PhD, has created search tools for U.S. and NYC census and given presentations on census, immigration and naturalization and published many articles on the subject.