I thought my family were Polish Jews??
Their records say Poland but also Russia, Austria and Galicia! *
Come and learn about the changing borders in Eastern Europe and how to find useful records for researching your family’s Jewish roots.
We’ll explore databases including
- Jewish Records Indexing Poland (JRI-Pol);
- the JewishGen databases for Poland, Lithuania, and Austria/Hungary;
- Gesher Galicia;
- the Polish State Archives and
We will also learn about useful tools for narrowing the search when you don’t know the town of origin.
Date: Sunday 17 November 2019
Time: Doors open 2pm, talk begins 2.30pm followed by Q&A and use of resources
Location: Theatrette, 1st Floor Waverley Library, 32-48 Denison St,
Bondi Junction NSW 2022
All welcome but please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org by 14 November