Jewish Genealogy SIG (JGSIG) May meeting - Tues May 10 2022 10-11:30 am EDT on Zoom RSVP #announcements #jgs-iajgs

Arthur Sissman

Announcement: Jewish Genealogy SIG (JGSIG) May meeting - Tues May 10 2022 10-11:30 am EDT on Zoom RSVP 



Topic: Productivity and Efficiency in Genealogy Research - What, Where, How

Successful and efficient genealogical research involves knowing how to use your computer to your advantage.  This meeting is designed to answer your questions about “stuff” that genealogists don’t talk about and learn about by happenstance!? 


So what question do you need to ask about and what questions do you not even know what you need to ask.


Then join the May meeting of the Jewish Genealogy SIG - Tues May 10 2022, 10 - 11:30 am EDT on Zoom. RSVP.  Attendance is FREE!


RSVP to Arthur Sissman genresearch13@...


If you have not attended a Jewish Geneaology SIG before: Please include: you name, email address, phone # and location in your request! 


A recording and handout about all the topics covered will be sent to all attendees!


Topics - What topic do you need more info to be a more effective and efficient genealogy researcher.

  • Back up - Cloud, cloud services, apps
  • Cloud use - what, where, how
  • Syncing info - what, where how
  • Browsers - Chrome, Foxfire, Safari, others - what are they?
  • Extension- what,, where, why, how?
  • Multiple devices - 2 monitors or laptop/monitor or laptop/cell phone or etc
  • Multiple desktops - desktop/laptop/tablet
  • Split screen - desktop, laptop, tablet, cell phone
  • Tabs - multiple tabs, pin tabs - manipulations of same.
  • Multiple windows 
  • Save tabs - Y, Safari, others - apps.
  • Clustering tabs
  • Drawing software - to create comparing charts
  • Zoom - how to use it better as a viewer - what features am I missing?
  • Finding live people, I need to know about in US?

What topics did I leave out?? Please email your list (if not included in above) when you register for the May meeting - be as specific as you can!



Arthur Sissman

Jewish Genealogy SIG of Collier/Lee Co FL


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Researching: ZISMAN/ZYSMAN/ZUSMAN (Belarus); TELESHEVSKY (Belarus); CHANUTIN, (W. Russia), BRODY, (Hungary); FRIEDMAN, (Hungary); GRAUBARD, (Romania/Ukraine), AARONSON (Romania/Ukraine)




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