AJGS is now part of AJHS

As of July 1, 2023 AJGS, as an incorporated entity, ceased to exist. We are now officially a part of the Australian jewish Historical Society, AJHS. We will continue to assist anyone with Jewish ancestry in tracing their Jewish family connections.

Genealogical Subcommittee of AJHS

Barbara Simon, Kym Morris, Dani Haski, Rob Schey


As at March 2018

The Australian Jewish Genealogical Society (AJGS) is a not-for-profit organisation which exists to encourage an interest in Jewish family history and to provide resources which will assist both members and non members to trace their own genealogies.


We are fully committed to protecting the privacy of our members and other users of our web site. Any personal information we collect will only be used for the purpose intended, and we will not knowingly pass your personal details on to any other individual or organisation without your implied or express permission. AJGS cannot be held responsible for the privacy practices of other websites linked from this site.

Online membership subscription facilities offered by AJGS are securely processed by Square. AJGS does not at any stage hold credit card details supplied as part of such online transactions.

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While AJGS attempts to ensure accuracy and reliability of the information contained on the AJGS website, AJGS makes no guarantee, warranty or promise, express or implied, concerning the content or accuracy of documents appearing on this website. Users must refer to the originating bodies for final confirmation of information provided on these web pages.

AJGS will endeavour to correct any inaccuracies reported in any information stored on the website in a timely manner.