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*[[Jewish Introduction|Introduction]]
 
*[[Jewish Search Strategies|Search Strategies]]
 
*[[Jewish Records in the FHL Catalog|Records in the Catalog]]
 
*[[Jewish Population Maps|Population Maps]]
 
*[[Jewish Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]
 
*[[Jewish Biography|Biography]]
 
*[[Jewish Business Records and Commerce|Business Records and Commerce]]
 
*[[Jewish Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]
 
*[[Jewish Census|Census]]
 
*[[Jewish Civil Registration|Civil Registration]]
 
*[[Jewish Concentration Camps|Concentration Camps]]
 
*[[Jewish Court Records|Court Records]]
 
*[[Jewish Directories|Directories]]
 
*[[Jewish Divorce Records|Divorce Records]]
 
*[[Jewish Emigration and Immigration|Emigration and Immigration]]
 
*[[Jewish Encyclopedias and Dictionaries|Encyclopedias and Dictionaries]]
 
*[[Jewish Family History|Family History]]
 
*[[Jewish Gazetteers|Gazetteers]]
 
*[[Jewish Genealogy|Genealogy]]
 
*[[Jewish Holocaust|Holocaust]]
 
*[[Jewish Inquisition|Inquisition]]
 
*[[Jewish History|Jewish History]]
 
*[[Jewish Records|Jewish Records]]
 
*[[Jewish Records in Other Denominations|Jewish Records in Other Denominations]]
 
*[[Jewish Knowles Collection|Knowles Collection]]
 
*[[Jewish Language and Languages|Language and Languages]]
 
*[[Jewish Maps|Maps]]
 
*[[Jewish Military Records|Military Records]]
 
*[[Jewish Minorities|Minorities]]
 
*[[Jewish Names Personal|Names Personal]]
 
*[[Jewish Naturalization and Citizenship|Naturalization and Citizenship]]
 
*[[Jewish Newspapers|Newspapers]]
 
*[[Jewish Nobility|Nobility]]
 
*[[Jewish Notarial Records|Notarial Records]]
 
*[[Jewish Obituaries|Obituaries]]
 
*[[Jewish Occupations|Occupations]]
 
*[[Jewish Orphans and Orphanages|Orphans and Orphanages]]
 
*[[Jewish Periodicals|Periodicals]]
 
*[[Jewish Population|Population]]
 
*[[Jewish Probate Records|Probate Records]]
 
*[[Jewish Schools|Schools]]
 
*[[Jewish ShtetlSeeker|ShtetlSeeker]]
 
*[[Jewish Social Life and Customs|Social Life and Customs]]
 
*[[Jewish Societies|Societies]]
 
*[[Jewish Synagogue Records|Synagogue Records]]
 
*[[Jewish Taxation|Taxation]]
 
*[[Jewish Vital Records|Vital Records]]
 
*[[Jewish Voting Registers|Voting Registers]]
 
*[[Jewish Other Records|Other Records]]
 
*[[Jewish For Further Reading|For Further Reading]]
 
*[[Jewish Glossary|Glossary]]
 
 
 
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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>
 
*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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In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by:<br>
 
In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by:<br>
  
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Jewish Genealogy Research Wiki Topics
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Beginning Research
Original Records
Compiled Sources
Background Information
Finding Aids

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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]

Key Internet Links

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).