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*Columbus took Jews with him in hopes they could translate Oriental languages.  
 
*Columbus took Jews with him in hopes they could translate Oriental languages.  
*Jewish births are sometimes [[Jewish_Records_in_Other_Denominations|listed in local church records]].  
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*Jewish births are sometimes [[Jewish Records in Other Denominations|listed in local church records]].  
*Emma Lazarus, daughter of Sephardic Jews, wrote the famous poem inscribed on the [[Jewish_Emigration_and_Immigration|Statue of Liberty]], "give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses..."  
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*Emma Lazarus, daughter of Sephardic Jews, wrote the famous poem inscribed on the [[Jewish Emigration and Immigration|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.  
 
*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.<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>
 
*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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*[http://www.jewishgen.org/ JewishGen]  
 
*[http://www.jewishgen.org/ JewishGen]  
 
*[http://feefhs.org/ Federation of East European Family History Societies]  
 
*[http://feefhs.org/ Federation of East European Family History Societies]  
*[http://www.ajhs.org/ American Jewish Historical Society]
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*[http://www.ajhs.org/ American Jewish Historical Society]  
 
*[http://www.cemeteryscribes.com/ Cemetery Scribes recording tombstone inscriptions in the UK
 
*[http://www.cemeteryscribes.com/ Cemetery Scribes recording tombstone inscriptions in the UK
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[[Category:Jews]] [[Category:Israel]] [[Category:Middle_East|Jewish Genealogy]] [[Category:United_States|Jewish]] [[Category:Poland|Jewish]] [[Category:Russia|Jewish]] [[Category:Germany|Jewish]] [[Category:Ukraine|Jewish]] [[Category:Belarus|Jewish]] [[Category:Lithuania|Jewish]] [[Category:Ethnic,_Political,_or_Religious_Groups|Jewish]][[Category:Religions and Religious Life|Jewish]]

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Jewish Genealogy Research

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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]

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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).