Privacy on the internet #general
Dorothy Harper <dorothyharper17@...>
I have been reading through my Jewishgen digests and noticed some people
concerned about privacy with our families on the internet.
I have Family Tree Maker, with a Home Page and I am just beginning to put my
"book" on my home page.
I went to google. com and typed in: " Kaplan Dorothy"
The second article was me: (apparently there are other famous Dorothy
Kaplans, not me)
"Kaplan Family Genealogy ForumEzra Kaplan & Fanny Cohen, Russia to Conn. to
Canada - Dorothy Kaplan/Hochberg/Harper 11/02/02. Re: Ezra Kaplan & Fanny
Cohen, Russia to Conn. to Canada ...
genforum.genealogy.com/kaplan/ - 26k - Cached - Similar pages "
I then clicked and got several other Kaplan researchers.
I don't know why, but this disturbs me. Obviously my family hasn't been
harrased since I started my genealogy, I am wondering what others think of
this. I have a feeling that if I typed in all my family names I would come
up with my Family Tree.
I remember that years ago I notified Google to delete my home phone number,
when clicked on it gave not only my address but a map on how to get to my
We are all on the internet. This is a fact of life. Should we be
Dorothy Kaplan Hochberg (Harper)
researching KAPLAN/COHEN/METTER Belarus, ROZENBERG/ROSENBERG Poland,
HOCHBERG, Galicia, MOSSOWITZ, Russia.
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