JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen JGS Sacramento Meeting July 17 #general
Bob Wascou <robertw252@...>
Jewish Genealogical Society of Sacramento
Topic: ">from Shtetl to Hester Street" and Report on
the IAJGS Conference in New York
When: Monday, July 17, 7 p.m
Where: Albert Einstein Residence Center
1935 Wright St.
How did your relatives make their way to a new life in
America? The September meeting of the Jewish
Genealogical Society of Sacramento will focus on how
Jewish immigrants traveled >from Eastern Europe to
America. Many left >from the ports of Hamburg, Bremen,
Rotterdam and Lipari. Hear >from Allan Bonderoff about
the various routes they took for their journeys before
embarking on a new life in this country.
The meeting will also include a report >from Art Yates
who attended the International Association of Jewish
Genealogical Societies conference in July. Art will
share the latest in online databases, research
efforts and more gleaned at the New York conference.
All are welcome to attend. For more information, visit
www.jgss.org, e-mail the JGSS at
jgs_sacramento@... or leave a message at
916-486-0906 ext. 361.