The photographing of the Velenta Cemetery gravestones is progressing. We
have photographed about 400 new readable stones which should come online
soon. The western section of the cemetery should be completed this year
and perhaps we can start on the eastern section as well. If you have not
yet donated to this project please consider doing so. Remember we are
supplying geocoded coordinates for each grave so when a descendant visits
the cemetery to view his ancestor's stone, he or she can easily find it by
Go to JewishGen homepage
Click on DONATE
Under the Special JewishGen Projects click on Hungarian Sig or
Romanian Sig under the Project column please type in the Oradea Romania
Burial Records the amount you wish to donate.
Thanks to everyone who has already donated and those who intend to do so.
Coordinator of the Oradea Burial Records Project
San Antonio, Texas