24 2016

Orange County Jewish Genealogy Society

1:30PM - 3:30PM  

Temple Bat Yahm 1011 Camelback Street
Newport Beach, CA 92660

Contact Susan Rosin

$ Cost $ 5.00

Topic: "Manifest Destiny": Names At Ellis Island
Speaker: Joel Weintraub


​Overview of the Presentation: Joel Weintraub will talk about the immigration waves thru Ellis Island (1892 – 1954), the myth of name changes, the detention sheets, deportations and other fascinating facts. There will also be a case study.