Jewish Genealogy Research

From FamilySearch Wiki

(Difference between revisions)
m (added link)
Line 11: Line 11:
 
|-
 
|-
 
| valign="top" width="70%" | <br>__TOC__  
 
| valign="top" width="70%" | <br>__TOC__  
| valign="top" | <br>[[Image:Israel coat of arms.png|110px]]
+
| valign="top" | <br>[[Image:Israel coat of arms.png|110px|Israel coat of arms.png]]
 
|}
 
|}
  
Line 44: Line 44:
  
 
*[[How to Start Your Family History|How to Start Your Family History]]&nbsp;Simple steps to begin your family history.  
 
*[[How to Start Your Family History|How to Start Your Family History]]&nbsp;Simple steps to begin your family history.  
*[[United States#States|State Research Guides]]&nbsp;Individual guides to finding records and indexes in each U.S. state.
+
*[[United States#States|State Research Guides]]&nbsp;Individual guides to finding records and indexes in each U.S. state.  
 
*[https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/2/24/Jewish_Genealogy_Research_Outline.pdf Research Outline Jewish Genealogy]
 
*[https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/2/24/Jewish_Genealogy_Research_Outline.pdf Research Outline Jewish Genealogy]
  

Revision as of 15:13, 7 June 2013

News and Events

Jewish Research Topics
Moderator
If you are interested in being the moderator for Jewish Genealogy Research, Please contact the Support Team.

Contents


Israel coat of arms.png

Did you know?

  • Columbus took Jews with him in hopes they could translate Oriental languages.
  • Jewish births are sometimes listed in local church records.
  • Emma Lazarus, daughter of Sephardic Jews, wrote the famous poem inscribed on the Statue of Liberty, "give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses..."
  • Jews are the oldest group with their national identity and cultural heritage intact.
  • Celebrities with Jewish mothers: Geraldo Rivera, Fiorello Laguardia, Winston Churchill, Cary Grant, David Bowie, Robert DeNiro, Harrison Ford.[1]

Key Internet Links

  • For more websites click here:

Helpful Guides

Things you can do

In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by:

Sources

  1. Joseph Aaron, "Fun Jewish Facts" in Jewish News Online at http://www.chicagojewishnews.com/forums/showthread.php?t=338 (accessed 15 August 2009).