Here is an update for the month of August 2015 for Bessarabia SIG.
See the details at the "What's New" section of our web site.
Jewish Cemeteries. Updates:
Rybnitsa New Jewish Cemetery was indexed and photographed. 825 records with
825 photos were sent to JOWBR. You can find maps, details in Rybnitsa New
Cemetery Report available at Bessarabia SIG website / Jewish Cemetery
Thanks to Sheli Fain and Terry Lasky for the translation work!
Tiraspol Dalnee Cemetery was indexed and photographed. 883 records with 844
photos were sent to JOWBR. See the Tiraspol Dalnee Cemetery Report with
details about the cemetery and a link to Unknown graves. Thanks to Sheli
Fain, Ala Gamulka, Jane Robins, Pierre Dybman and the project leader Inna
Vayner for their great work!
History of Jews in Bessarabia. New addition:
Goldie Steinberg, the oldest Jew, survival of Kishinev Pogrom of 1903 died
at 114 on August 16, 2015.
Towns, Shteitlakh / Tiraspol New addition:
Copy of a Birth Record of EYNIS Iosif Gersh, >from Tiraspol, born in 1884
(Russian) and its translation. Thanks to Yechezkel Anis for sharing
The section was updated with photos >from the conference. Hope you found
handouts and slides >from the presentation helpful.
Send your comments, suggestions, critique, new ideas, proposals of how to
make our Bessarabia group better.
Thank you all,
Bessarabia SIG Coordinator
Researching KOGAN, SPIVAK, KHAYMOVICH, SRULEVICH, LEVIT in Kaushany,
Bendery, Tarutino, Akkerman, Kiliya - all in Bessarabia, KHAIMOVICH in
Galatz, Romania, KOGAN in Dubossary, Moldova, SRULEVICH in Shanghai, China