Cemeteries and Symbols – Understanding Jewish cemeteries and burial records
- Ever wondered about the symbolism or Hebrew writing on your ancestor’s headstone?
- In small cemeteries, why do some graves appear to be located apart from the rest?
- Do you know where to look for your great-grandparents’ burials?
This talk by Robyn Dryen will help you navigate the customs and practice of Jewish burials, and identify likely sources of burial records for your ancestors.
When: Sunday, 17 February 2019
Time: 2pm – 4.45pm
Where: Theatrette, Waverley Library,
32-48 Denison Street, Bondi Junction
The talk will begin at 2.30 and will last approximately 1 hour.
It will be followed by time for questions , queries and research help between 3.30pm and 4.30pm
This is a free event. All are welcome but please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org by 14 February