JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Resource for Northeast PA & Bichor Cholem Hebrew Congregation founded 1894 #general

Ellen and Sal Barbieri <elsal@...>

The Genealogical Society of Northeast Pennsylvania has a lengthy article
about 14 pages on the Jews of Oliphant, PA & their synagogue. Many lists
with names & dates are included as well as numerous photos of the citizens
& their businesses. Article also covers some info about the surrounding area,
Scranton etc. Their website is

Article is in Vol 12 #1 winter issue 2008. Anyone with ties to northeast PA
should take a look at this website. They also will do research for a nominal
fee & have access to early records that are hard to find.

Ellen Barbieri - Researcher #8682
San Diego, CA
Researching: ZYMAN, MARKUS- Lubowo (now Liubavas, Lith); ZYMAN (SIMON),
Filipow; GOLDBERG- ? same gen'l area; all to NYC via England about 1870

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