New LDS Data on the JRI-Poland Database #poland


Happy Lag B'Omer!

The Jewish Records Indexing-Poland database was updated recently with
almost 25,000 new records added.

from the LDS Microfilms, Patronymic files were added or updated for the
towns of Legonice, Lowice, Slowmczyn, Trzcianka. Patronymic files come
from the Civil registration records for the years prior to 1826 where
Christian and Jewish records were kept together. Researchers sort through
the records to identify the Jewish records and document them in extended

from the LDS Microfilms, Jewish records files were added or updated for
the towns of Breslau, Ciepielow, Lask, Radom, Warszawa and Wolbrom.

I would like to thank our wonderful team of volunteers who worked
tirelessly to make JRI-Poland such a success.

Many thanks to:

Stephen Falk, Howard Fink, Fred Frenkel, Nicole Heymans, Yaacov Lipkin,
Madeleine Okladek, David Price, Michael Tobias and Daniel Wagner.

A very special thank you to Haim Ghiuzeli at Beit Hatfutsot for the
Ciepielow, Lowicz and Radom data.

Happy Searching!

Hadassah Lipsius
On Behalf of the Board of JRI-Poland.

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