SCJGS: invites you Belarus: Jewish History and Research Strategy in the Archives by Yuri Dorn on September 19, 1pm Pacific #belarus #announcements #events
Santa Cruz Jewish Genealogy Society
1 pm Pacific Zone Time
“Belarus: Jewish History & Research Strategy in the Archives"
with Yuri Dorn, Coordinator of Jewish Heritage Research Group in Belarus
Program: This presentation includes a Jewish history of Belarus plus research tips and techniques. Including an overview of available documents such as: family lists, revision lists, censuses, metric, draft , homeowners, and business owners. Other documents include- foreign passports, voter registration, ship manifest and tombstone inscriptions.
Speaker: Yuri Dorn is a well-known genealogist, specializing in Jewish genealogy and ancestral tourism to Belarus. He founded Jewish Heritage Research Group in 2002, which consists of professional historians, genealogists and certified English speaking guides. Yuri and his staff are not only working in Belorusian archives and arranging ancestral tours to Belarus, but they also put a lot of efforts into restoration and preservation of Jewish heritage in Belarus.
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This event is free for SCJGS members, $5 for non-members.
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Contact: Leah Kushner