Jewish Genealogy Research

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*Jewish births are sometimes listed in local church records.  
 
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*Emma Lazarus, descended from Sephardic Jews, wrote the famous poem inscribed on the Statue of Liberty, "give me your tired ... Your poor... your huddled masses ..."  
 
*Emma Lazarus, descended from 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 of any people on earth still around with their national identity and cultural heritage intact.<ref>Joseph Aaron, "Fun Jewish Facts" in Jewish News Online at http://www.chicagojewishnews.com/forums/showthread.php?t=338 (accessed 15 August 2009).</ref>
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*Celebrities with Jewish mothers: Geraldo Rivera, Fiorello Laguardia, Winston Churchill, Cary Grant, David Bowie, Robert DeNiro, Harrison Ford.<ref>Joseph Aaron, "Fun Jewish Facts" in Jewish News Online at http://www.chicagojewishnews.com/forums/showthread.php?t=338 (accessed 15 August 2009).</ref>
  
 
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[[Category:Jews|Jews]] [[Category:Israel|Israel]] [[Category:Middle_East|Middle_East]] [[Category:United_States]] [[Category:Poland]] [[Category:Russia]] [[Category:Germany]] [[Category:Ukraine]] [[Category:Belarus]] [[Category:Lithuania]] [[Category:Ethnic,_Political,_or_Religious_Groups|Ethnic,_Political,_or_Religious_Groups]]
 
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Revision as of 20:02, 15 August 2009

Jewish Research News & Events
Jewish Research Topics

Jewish Genealogy Research

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Did you know?

  • Christopher Columbus took Jews on his voyages in hopes they could translate Oriental languages.
  • Jewish births are sometimes listed in local church records.
  • Emma Lazarus, descended from 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 of any people on earth still around 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

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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).