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JewishGen Update #dna

Avraham Groll
 

Dear JewishGen Community,

Please click the following link for an exciting update regarding the
next phase of JewishGen's development and improvement, along with a
series of personnel shifts and restructuring that has resulted from
our recent strategic reviews.
https://www.jewishgen.org/jewishgen/updates.html

Avraham Groll
Director
JewishGen.org


JGS Conejo Valley and Ventura County April 8 Program Features Sarina Roffe Branching Out from Sepharad- Solving a Converso Mystery #sephardic

Jan Meisels Allen
 

The Jewish Genealogical Society of the Conejo Valley and Ventura County
(JGSCV) will meet "Monday", April 8, 2019 >from 7:00-9:00 PM at Temple Adat
Elohim 2420 E Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks, California. This will be our
annual Sephardic program. Please note this is a different day of the week
than we usually meet and we will return to Sunday meetings in May

Program:

Branching Out >from Sepharad - Solving a Converso Mystery
Sarina Roffe, author of Branching Out >from Sepharad, outlines the history of
Jews in Spain, the 1492 expulsion, their history in Syria, and their
immigration to the Americas. She will discuss the ancestry and significance
of the Kassin rabbinic dynasty, which dates to the 12th century, and the
50-year leadership of Chief Rabbi Jacob S. Kassin, who led the Syrian Jewish
community in Brooklyn. At the same time, she solves a Converso mystery.
Rabbi Kassin's ancestors arrived in Aleppo in 1540. Sarina solves the
mystery of the time gap >from 1492 to 1540.

Speaker
Sarina Roffe is a professional genealogist, editor of DOROT, and founder of
the Sephardic Heritage Project. She is responsible for the translation and
databasing of marriage and brit milah records on JewishGen. While on the
Board of Governors of JewishGen, she acquired several databases of Sephardic
records, including cemetery records >from Mexico, Venezuela, Cuba, and
Argentina. She serves on the IAJGS Board of Directors and presents often at
IAJGS conferences and has completed over a dozen genealogies. She is
Co-chair of the Brooklyn Jewish Historical Initiative, the first
organization to document Brooklyn's Jewish past.

Schmoozing Corner
Our schmoozing corner with senior and founding member Hal Bookbinder will
begin at 6:30PM

Traveling Library
The traveling library with our A and C books, which includes our Sephardic
collection. A list of which books are included are listed on our website
http://www.jgscv.org/ under library and traveling.

For more information about JGSCV including directions to Temple Adat Elohim,
please see our website: www.jgscv.org

There is no charge to attend the meeting. Anyone may join JGSCV. Annual
dues are $25 for an individual and $30 for a family.

The Jewish Genealogical Society of the Conejo Valley and Ventura County is
dedicated to sharing genealogical information, techniques and research tools
with anyone interested in Jewish genealogy and family history.

Jan Meisels Allen
President, JGSCV


DNA Research #DNA JewishGen Update #dna

Avraham Groll
 

Dear JewishGen Community,

Please click the following link for an exciting update regarding the
next phase of JewishGen's development and improvement, along with a
series of personnel shifts and restructuring that has resulted from
our recent strategic reviews.
https://www.jewishgen.org/jewishgen/updates.html

Avraham Groll
Director
JewishGen.org


Sephardic SIG #Sephardim JGS Conejo Valley and Ventura County April 8 Program Features Sarina Roffe Branching Out from Sepharad- Solving a Converso Mystery #sephardic

Jan Meisels Allen
 

The Jewish Genealogical Society of the Conejo Valley and Ventura County
(JGSCV) will meet "Monday", April 8, 2019 >from 7:00-9:00 PM at Temple Adat
Elohim 2420 E Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks, California. This will be our
annual Sephardic program. Please note this is a different day of the week
than we usually meet and we will return to Sunday meetings in May

Program:

Branching Out >from Sepharad - Solving a Converso Mystery
Sarina Roffe, author of Branching Out >from Sepharad, outlines the history of
Jews in Spain, the 1492 expulsion, their history in Syria, and their
immigration to the Americas. She will discuss the ancestry and significance
of the Kassin rabbinic dynasty, which dates to the 12th century, and the
50-year leadership of Chief Rabbi Jacob S. Kassin, who led the Syrian Jewish
community in Brooklyn. At the same time, she solves a Converso mystery.
Rabbi Kassin's ancestors arrived in Aleppo in 1540. Sarina solves the
mystery of the time gap >from 1492 to 1540.

Speaker
Sarina Roffe is a professional genealogist, editor of DOROT, and founder of
the Sephardic Heritage Project. She is responsible for the translation and
databasing of marriage and brit milah records on JewishGen. While on the
Board of Governors of JewishGen, she acquired several databases of Sephardic
records, including cemetery records >from Mexico, Venezuela, Cuba, and
Argentina. She serves on the IAJGS Board of Directors and presents often at
IAJGS conferences and has completed over a dozen genealogies. She is
Co-chair of the Brooklyn Jewish Historical Initiative, the first
organization to document Brooklyn's Jewish past.

Schmoozing Corner
Our schmoozing corner with senior and founding member Hal Bookbinder will
begin at 6:30PM

Traveling Library
The traveling library with our A and C books, which includes our Sephardic
collection. A list of which books are included are listed on our website
http://www.jgscv.org/ under library and traveling.

For more information about JGSCV including directions to Temple Adat Elohim,
please see our website: www.jgscv.org

There is no charge to attend the meeting. Anyone may join JGSCV. Annual
dues are $25 for an individual and $30 for a family.

The Jewish Genealogical Society of the Conejo Valley and Ventura County is
dedicated to sharing genealogical information, techniques and research tools
with anyone interested in Jewish genealogy and family history.

Jan Meisels Allen
President, JGSCV


JewishGen Update #scandinavia

Avraham Groll
 

Dear JewishGen Community,

Please click the following link for an exciting update regarding the
next phase of JewishGen's development and improvement, along with a
series of personnel shifts and restructuring that has resulted from
our recent strategic reviews.
https://www.jewishgen.org/jewishgen/updates.html

Avraham Groll
Director
JewishGen.org


JewishGen Update #sephardic

Avraham Groll
 

Dear JewishGen Community,

Please click the following link for an exciting update regarding the
next phase of JewishGen's development and improvement, along with a
series of personnel shifts and restructuring that has resulted from
our recent strategic reviews.
https://www.jewishgen.org/jewishgen/updates.html

Avraham Groll
Director
JewishGen.org


JewishGen Update #yizkorbooks

Avraham Groll
 

Dear JewishGen Community,

Please click the following link for an exciting update regarding the
next phase of JewishGen's development and improvement, along with a
series of personnel shifts and restructuring that has resulted from
our recent strategic reviews.
https://www.jewishgen.org/jewishgen/updates.html

Avraham Groll
Director
JewishGen.org


Scandinavia SIG #Scandinavia JewishGen Update #scandinavia

Avraham Groll
 

Dear JewishGen Community,

Please click the following link for an exciting update regarding the
next phase of JewishGen's development and improvement, along with a
series of personnel shifts and restructuring that has resulted from
our recent strategic reviews.
https://www.jewishgen.org/jewishgen/updates.html

Avraham Groll
Director
JewishGen.org


Sephardic SIG #Sephardim JewishGen Update #sephardic

Avraham Groll
 

Dear JewishGen Community,

Please click the following link for an exciting update regarding the
next phase of JewishGen's development and improvement, along with a
series of personnel shifts and restructuring that has resulted from
our recent strategic reviews.
https://www.jewishgen.org/jewishgen/updates.html

Avraham Groll
Director
JewishGen.org


Yizkor Books #YizkorBooks JewishGen Update #yizkorbooks

Avraham Groll
 

Dear JewishGen Community,

Please click the following link for an exciting update regarding the
next phase of JewishGen's development and improvement, along with a
series of personnel shifts and restructuring that has resulted from
our recent strategic reviews.
https://www.jewishgen.org/jewishgen/updates.html

Avraham Groll
Director
JewishGen.org


JewishGen Update #danzig #gdansk #germany #poland

Avraham Groll
 

Dear JewishGen Community,

Please click the following link for an exciting update regarding the
next phase of JewishGen's development and improvement, along with a
series of personnel shifts and restructuring that has resulted from
our recent strategic reviews.
https://www.jewishgen.org/jewishgen/updates.html

Avraham Groll
Director
JewishGen.org


JewishGen Update #latvia

Avraham Groll
 

Dear JewishGen Community,

Please click the following link for an exciting update regarding the
next phase of JewishGen's development and improvement, along with a
series of personnel shifts and restructuring that has resulted from
our recent strategic reviews.
https://www.jewishgen.org/jewishgen/updates.html

Avraham Groll
Director
JewishGen.org


JewishGen Update #rabbinic

Avraham Groll
 

Dear JewishGen Community,

Please click the following link for an exciting update regarding the
next phase of JewishGen's development and improvement, along with a
series of personnel shifts and restructuring that has resulted from
our recent strategic reviews.
https://www.jewishgen.org/jewishgen/updates.html

Avraham Groll
Director
JewishGen.org


Danzig/Gedansk SIG #Danzig #Gdansk #Germany #Poland JewishGen Update #gdansk #germany #poland #danzig

Avraham Groll
 

Dear JewishGen Community,

Please click the following link for an exciting update regarding the
next phase of JewishGen's development and improvement, along with a
series of personnel shifts and restructuring that has resulted from
our recent strategic reviews.
https://www.jewishgen.org/jewishgen/updates.html

Avraham Groll
Director
JewishGen.org


Latvia SIG #Latvia JewishGen Update #latvia

Avraham Groll
 

Dear JewishGen Community,

Please click the following link for an exciting update regarding the
next phase of JewishGen's development and improvement, along with a
series of personnel shifts and restructuring that has resulted from
our recent strategic reviews.
https://www.jewishgen.org/jewishgen/updates.html

Avraham Groll
Director
JewishGen.org


Rabbinic Genealogy SIG #Rabbinic JewishGen Update #rabbinic

Avraham Groll
 

Dear JewishGen Community,

Please click the following link for an exciting update regarding the
next phase of JewishGen's development and improvement, along with a
series of personnel shifts and restructuring that has resulted from
our recent strategic reviews.
https://www.jewishgen.org/jewishgen/updates.html

Avraham Groll
Director
JewishGen.org


Re: Dorna Vatra #romania

Monica Friedlander <monifriedlander@...>
 

Hope you don’t mind me chiming in, but the town is Vatra Dornei. The river is
Dorna and I see there’s a hotel named Dorna, but the city is Vatra Dornei
(“of the Dorna”). It might create confusion in searches.

Monica

On Mar 30, 2019, at 4:57 AM, paul David guth pdguth@gmail.com <rom-sig@lyris.jewishgen.org> wrote:

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Are there records of burials in the cemetery in Dorna?

Paul Guth


Romania SIG #Romania Re: Dorna Vatra #romania

Monica Friedlander <monifriedlander@...>
 

Hope you don’t mind me chiming in, but the town is Vatra Dornei. The river is
Dorna and I see there’s a hotel named Dorna, but the city is Vatra Dornei
(“of the Dorna”). It might create confusion in searches.

Monica

On Mar 30, 2019, at 4:57 AM, paul David guth pdguth@gmail.com <rom-sig@lyris.jewishgen.org> wrote:

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Are there records of burials in the cemetery in Dorna?

Paul Guth


Dedicate a Week of Research #germany

Anne Vaccari
 

Research Dedications: Week of April 1, 2019 by Laureen Ribons
Waterman, "In honor of my beloved parents Bernard (Rybstajn) and
Rachel (Sczcygielska) Ribons who were both Holocaust survivors.
Regardless of their fate and the death of their families, they
endured, lived life, and were ever loving parents. Forever grateful
for the life lessons and keeping the Jewish faith alive. Today, April
3, would have been their 64th wedding anniversary."

To dedicate a day of research, please visit:

https://www.jewishgen.org/JewishGen-erosity/PayPal.asp

Anne Vaccari, Associate, JewishGen, Inc.


German SIG #Germany Dedicate a Week of Research #germany

Anne Vaccari
 

Research Dedications: Week of April 1, 2019 by Laureen Ribons
Waterman, "In honor of my beloved parents Bernard (Rybstajn) and
Rachel (Sczcygielska) Ribons who were both Holocaust survivors.
Regardless of their fate and the death of their families, they
endured, lived life, and were ever loving parents. Forever grateful
for the life lessons and keeping the Jewish faith alive. Today, April
3, would have been their 64th wedding anniversary."

To dedicate a day of research, please visit:

https://www.jewishgen.org/JewishGen-erosity/PayPal.asp

Anne Vaccari, Associate, JewishGen, Inc.

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