Bessarabia group update for the month of August, 2021 #bessarabia #ukraine #records #JewishGenUpdates

Yefim Kogan

Dear researchers,

Here is an update for the Bessarabia Division projects for the month of August 2021. 

See also at What's New at Bessarabia website.

Bessarabian Databases. Updates:

  • Revision Lists, plan to upload to JewishGen in December of 2021.  Our volunteers started to work on a new set of records from towns of Kishinev, Tuzora, Teleneshty, Ataki, Khotin and others see the progress.

Jewish Cemeteries. Updates:

  • Completed photographing and indexing of almost destroyed Jewish cemetery of Baimaclia, existing graves are broken and do not have inscriptions. But, our members provided FIVE names of their ancestors who were buried at that cemetery. See cemetery Report for Baimaclia.

Genealogical Conferences. Updates:

  • 41th IAJGS International Conference on Jewish Genealogy, Virtual, 1-5 August, 2021. 45 members participated at the Bessarabia Group meeting. You can hear and watch the recording for the Bessarabia Group meeting, Q & A and also from another session How do you make sense of genealogical information you found? Here is link to updated conference page

Please let us know if you have any questions, suggestions.

Shana Tovah u'metukah!

Yefim Kogan, Inna Vayner
JewishGen Bessarabia Group Leaders and Coordinators