JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Update Surname Navigator Israel #general
Rob Kuijsten© <robkuijstenANTISPAM@...>
There has been a major update for the Surname Navigator, a simple one-
button-form METAsearch engine for surnames and "cross-border"
emigration research with the click of a button. Surname Navigator:
Israel, facilitates the searching of multiple databases with one
In addition, other sections of the site are applicable to other
countries. There is a global version and separate versions for 45
countries. It's a good starting point to search for a name.
Researchers can save many hours using METAsearch engines such as
these. Some have reported excellent results. (Works with functional
pop-ups) If you leave all the boxes checked, it will open 6 to 10
windows. If you want less windows, just uncheck the sites you don’t
want to have searched. Databases included are LDS Israel, Geneanet
Israel, Jewish Community England, Jewish passengers NY, 1892-1924,
Dutch Holocaust Victims, Yad Vashem Names Database, The Poor Jews'
Temporary Shelter Database, Michigan Jewish Cemetery Index, Jewish