Bessarabia SIG progress report for the month of March, 2023 #bessarabia #ukraine #JewishGenUpdates

Yefim Kogan

Dear friends, researchers, 

Here is an update for the Bessarabia projects for the month of March 2023.   

See also at What's New at Bessarabia website.

Jewish Cemeteries. Updates:

  • Completed photographing and indexing of Klishkivtsi Old Jewish cemetery77 burial records and 77 grave images were sent to JOWBR at JewishGen. The records will be available in June of this year, but you can see now at Bessarabia website the Cemetery report with maps, some photos, and also the Unknown Graves at the cemetery (58). Thanks a lot to all volunteers.   See cemetery Report for Klishkivtsi Old Cemetery.

Bessarabian Databases. Updates:

  • Revision Lists records, plan to upload to JewishGen in June of 2023. We have completed already more than 6 thousand records from following towns: Kishinev, Brichany, Lomachinets, Orgeev, and more. See the progress.

Genealogical Conferences:

  • 43rd IAJGS International Conference, London, July 30 to August 3, 2023 Bessarabia SIG is going to participate in the event. We will have Bessarabia SIG meeting, participate in Share Fair, also I will teach a class: Computer Lab-Genealogical Research for Bessarabia/Moldova genealogists and more.  Please join us at the conference.

Please let me know if you have any questions, new ideas, or want to help translating our records

Yefim Kogan
JewishGen Bessarabia SIG Leader and Coordinator