Bessarabia SIG #Bessarabia Bessarabia SIG, update for the month of April 2017 #bessarabia


Yefim Kogan
 

Dear researchers,

Here is an update for the month of April 2017 for Bessarabia SIG.
See the details at the "What's New" section of our web site.

Bessarabia Databases section. Update:
- Bessarabia Revision Lists, records will be send to JewishGen in the end of May 2017. Several
sets of records were completed. See all sets at the Bessarabia Database Section at the top.

Cemeteries section. Updates:
- List of Jewish Cemeteries in Bessarabia and Moldova, updated.

- Faleshty Old Jewish Cemetery was completed. 301 records with 256 photographs were
sent to JewishGen/JOWBR. Also there are 121 photos of unknown graves available at the
website and >from Faleshty Old Cemetery report.
Please see the overview, maps, photos, and more at Faleshti Old Cemetery Report

- Bessarabeasca (Bessarabka, Romanovka, Romanenko) Jewish cemetery was completed.
96 records with 95 photographs were sent to JewishGen/JOWBR. Also there are 673! photos
of unknown graves available at the website and >from Bessarabeasca Cemetery, old section r
eport.
Please see the overview, maps, photos, and more at Bessarabeasca Cemetery, old section report.

History of Jews in Bessarabia. New addition:
- The History of Jewish Surnames (Truth and Myths). Learn >from the videos created by Pablo
Briand, genealogist and investigator.

Genealogical Conferences. Addition:
- Read about sessions on Bessarabia/Moldova themes. One of the session is Bessarabia/Moldova:
Questions and Answers. Please submit questions on geography, history, Jewish history, genealogy,
archives, and more to Inna Vayner or me. Questions should be of a general interest.

Please let us know if you have any questions or ideas how to make our SIG better.

Thank you all,
Yefim Kogan, Inna Vayner
Bessarabia SIG Leaders and Coordinators

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