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  • Jewish Families of Warsaw

    Warsaw was built on the banks of the Vistula River. The city has been capital of various reorganizations of Poland's territory since the 16th century, when Zygmunt III, commemorated in the famous Zymunt Column, moved the capital of Poland from Krakow.The history of Warsaw spans over 1400 years. In that time, the city evolved from a cluster of villages to the capital of a major European power, t...

  • Mittelsinn, Burgsinn, Würzburg Region Jews ( Bavaria )

    General Mittelsinn and Burgsinn are communities in the Main-Spessart district in the Regierungsbezirk of Lower Franconia (Unterfranken) in Bavaria, Germany and members of the Verwaltungsgemeinschaft (Administrative Community) of Burgsinn.No later than the 19th century, there were Jewish families living there who formed their own community and built a synagogue. This was destroyed on Kristallnac...

  • Eesti Juudid - Estonian Jews - Эстонские Евреи

    Jews of Estonia History of the Jews in Estonia Family Name Directory General Family Names List Louis Kahn Prominent Architect Eri Klas International Concert Conductor Yuri Lotman Renowned semiotician, and cultural historian. Moses Wolf Goldberg Famous Chemist (Wikipedia) ---------------------------------------

  • Latvian Jews

    Family Tree for all Jews in Latvia As a hobby, I hope to create a family tree for all Jews in Latvia, as far as I can go back. It started researching the family of my grandparents, I discovered how much Jews in Latvia linked among themselves. Up to now, as of 04/23/2011.I added over three thousand names of the Jews of Latvia, the work is still long, multi, I would be happy to cooperate with the...

  • Bukharian Jews Population

    The purpose of this project is to count profiles of Bukharian Jews on, both alive and deceased, by adding them to this project. The profile that qualified being added must have at least one full Bukharian parent, father or mother.

  • Bukharian Jewish WW II deaths

    The purpose of this project is to keep track of Bukharian Jewish soldiers killed in WW II.Just add the profile to this project.

  • Jewish Families from Ostrava (Mährisch Ostrau), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Ostrava (Mährisch Ostrau) in the Czech Republic.OSTRAVA (until 1929 Moravska Ostrava; Ger. Maehrisch-Ostrau), city in N. Moravia, Czech Republic; after Prague and Brno the third largest Jewish community in Czechoslovakia between the two world wars. The town was prohibited to Jews in the Middle Age...

  • A Recife de Maurício de Nassau (1637-1644) / Recife at Nassau's time

    Recife is a Brazilian city that was once the administrative center of the Dutch colonial domination in northeastern Brazil. During seven years (1637-1644) it was at the vanguard of freedom of religion, science, arts and progress, ruled by Maurice de Nassau.Em 1632 João Maurício de Nassau , príncipe alemão entusiasta da arquitetura, começou a construir a luxuosa Mauritshuis , em Haia, um projeto...

  • Jews of Duisburg, Germany (and surrounding Region)

    The purpose of this project to help myself and others whose research strays into this town in Germany by listing profiles and hopefully making connections. >>In the future I will provide a brief history of the Jews of Duisburg as well as do my best to find others researching this town. I will start by searching for profiles of people in the book Geschichte der Duisburger Juden.>>As I come up wi...

  • Jews of Georgia

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from Georgia .The Jewish settlement in Georgia dates almost from the very foundation of the colony; and the early history of Georgia is practically the history of the growth and development of Savannah, Jewish life centering in that city. It would appear that a movement was set on foot in London to settle some Jews in the colony even ...

  • Jews of New York

    An umbrella project for all projects related to New York Jews.* Jews of New York * Early Jewish Settlers of Monsey and Spring Valley, NY * Yizkor Books Online at New York Library * Center for Jewish History New York City * Ackman Ziff Genealogy Institute Center for Jewish History in New York City >>==Famous New York Jews# Woody Allen

  • Dunera Boys / Internees

    Dunera Boys / Internees===The hired Military Transport Dunera was a British passenger ship built as a troop transport in the late 1930s.As the storm clouds of war gathered in the late 1930s, thousands of German refugees - either Jewish or politically opposed to the Nazis - fled to Britain for sanctuary. Little did many of them know they would soon be deported to Australia in one of the more not...

  • Jews of Maine

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from Maine .

  • Crypto-Jews of the American Southwest

    The Secret Jews of the Southwest American Jewish Archives* In search of the American Crypto-Jew Harpers Mag.* 'Crypto-Jews' In The Southwest National Public Radio

  • Jewish Families of Wiesbaden

    The Paul-Lazarus-Foundation in Wiesbaden has a database about Jewish families of Wiesbaden with about 16.000 entries and 3.000 family trees and a lot of pictures and documents. The Foundation is planning to publish several books about the Jewish families of Wiesbaden. The database will be online within 1 or 2 years. Data in the Commemoration Leaflets are just the tip of the iceberg. There will ...

  • Jewish Community of Bauska, Latvia

    This project seeks to unite Jewish families with ties to Bauska, Latvia, also known as Bausk, Bauske, Boisk, Boysk, Бауск / Бауска, and בויסק.Please consider joining the project if you have ancestors from, or an interest in the Jewish community of Bauska, and add profiles of those who were born, who married, who lived, who worked, who celebrated simchas (happy occasions), who died, and/or who w...

  • Czech (Bohemian) American Jews

    Bohemian and Czech Jews in American History Miloslav Rechcígl, Jr. Jews have lived on the territory of the historic Czech Lands for some 1,000 years. They have played an important role in the social, economic and cultural development of the country since the times of the Duchy and the subsequent Kingdom of Bohemia, through the establishment of independent Czechoslovakia, and the Successor State...

  • Guxhagen Jews

    GeneralGuxhagen is a community in Schwalm-Eder district in northern Hesse, Germany. See And in German Guxhagen In German Wikipedia There was a small community of Jews Death people of WW1 :# Baruch Katz , # Moritz Katz , # Hermann Lichtenstein,# Daniel Speyer 1842: inhabitants 1081, 10 % JewishBy the time when Paul Arnsberg wrote his book about the Jewish communities in Hesse, the leader of the ...

  • Jewish Diaspora Portal

    Please Join Us as we Trace Our Jewish Ancestors' Odyssey to Establish Contemporary Israeli & Diaspora Communities >>>>>> Spanish Jewish Odyssey YouTube =- A -* African Jewry, A Microcosm of the Jewish Diaspora * Al Andalus - The Golden Age of Jews in Sepharad * Mokum Wondrous Jewish Amsterdam * Aleppo's Venerable Jewish Community

  • Ellis Island Arrivals: 1901-1910

    This project is the second sub-project in the Ellis Island series. Please add profiles for this time period.==afterwards we will work on a master project or portal; collaborators needed!====Summary==* Immigration timeline The experience for Asian immigrants in this period was quite different. In 1882, Congress passed the Chinese Exclusion Act, severely restricting immigration from China. Since ...

  • DeLisser / De Lisser Family of Jamaica

    This project is to research and find out more about the DeLisser / De Lisser and other related families from Jamaica, West Indies, but originating in western Europe.==What can you do here?==*Ask questions.*Collaborate on your research.*Share knowledge you have gained as you've done your own research in a specific area.*Problem finding an ancestors, open a discussion here and we all try to help*...

  • Jews of Florida

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from Florida .* Jewish Florida * History of Jews in Southern Florida Wikipedia===Notable Floridian Jews* Moses Elias Levy

  • Holocaust in Ukraine

    The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum tells the story of one survivor of the Einsatzgruppen in Piryatin, Ukraine, when they killed 1,600 Jews on April 6, 1942, the second day of Passover:>>I saw them do the killing. At 5:00 p.m. they gave the command, "Fill in the pits." Screams and groans were coming from the pits. Suddenly I saw my neighbor Ruderman rise from under the soil … His eyes w...

  • Holocaust in Oboltsy

    A project trying to restore the names of the holocaust victims of the village Oboltsy, Orsha district, Vitebsk region, Belarus.== History ==The town of Oboltsy, Tolochinsky district, has been known since the end of the 14th century. A brief history of the ancient Obolets can be found on Wikipedia. The landowner was the landowner Zaretsky. His estate consisted of two houses. Some rooms were loca...

  • Rabbi's March Participants

    This project is dedicated to the 400+ Rabbis who participated in the Rabbi's March on October 6, 1943. The march was arranged by Hillel Peter Kook (real name: Hillel Kook). It started off in Union Station Washington, DC, then continued to the Capitol, where they were met by Vice-President Henry A. Wallace, 33rd Vice President of the USA . who listened to their plight, then told them that he wou...

  • Croatian Jews

    Židovi u Hrvatskoj / Croatian Jews == list from wikipedia ==A==* Vladoje Aksmanović (Viktor Axmann)* Moša Albahari * Alfred Albini * Srećko Albini * Alexander family from wikipedia * Oskar Aleksander * Samuel David Aleksander

  • Jews of Illinois

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from Illinois .Subproject: Jews of Chicago Virtual Jewish World: llinois, United States The first known permanent Jewish resident was John Hays , grandson of an early New York Jew, who settled in Cahokia in 1793. Farmer, trader, and soldier, Hays served as the county's postmaster until 1798, when he was appointed sheriff. The only oth...

  • Jews of Kenya

    Pioneering Jewish Settlers in Kenya * Shalom Kenya: History of Jewish Kenya * The Jewish Communities of Kenya ==Media Nowhere in Africa (2001) "Nirgendwo in Afrika" , DVD Nowhere in Africa (Zeitgeist) wins the Academy Award for Best Foreign Film. Directed by Caroline Link, the movie is based on a novel—a thinly veiled memoir—by Stefanie Zweig about fleeing Germany, "the land of Goethe and Schil...

  • Jews of Connecticut

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from Connecticut .* Jews and Judaism in Connecticut . Wikipedia* Jews of Norwich Connecticut * A Century of Jewish Life in Norwich Connecticut * Jewish Historical Society of Greater Hartford * Tracing the Jewish “pioneers” of Greenwich * Back to the Land: Jewish Farms and Resorts in Connecticut, 1890-1945

  • Transnistria, "The Romanian Auschwitz"

    Transnistria was a geographic freak, but a historic reality. The name was coined by the Fascists to designate a territory of about 16,000 square miles, designated for the annihilation of Jews deported from Romania. It was an area situated in south-western Ukraine, between the River Dniester to the west, the River Bug to the east, the Black Sea to the south, and a line beyond the city of Moghile...

  • Jews of Savannah, Georgia

    by B. H. Levy & Rabbi Arnold Mark BelzerCongregation Mickve Israel was founded by 42 Jews who arrived in Savannah, in the new colony of Georgia, on July 11, 1733. Having left London, England, five months earlier, the brave band of mostly Portuguese Jews and two German Jewish families sought freedom and opportunity in the New World.The first communal act upon landing in Savannah was the initiati...

  • Ahlem Work Camp

    This project describes the Hannover-Ahlen work camp. This camp was an underdepartment of the Concentration camp Neuengamme, positioned in Ahlen at Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany. This smaller camp was a forced labour camp for a large industrial company. Among others, the two US soldiers Vernon Tott ("The angel of Ahlem") and Henry Kissinger (later US statesman and Nobel laureate) were involved...

  • Kielce Pogrom

    The Kielce Pogrom was an outbreak of violence against the Jewish community centre' gathering of refugees in the city of Kielce, Poland on 4 July 1946 in the presence of the Polish Communist armed forces (LWP, KBW) which resulted in the killing of 42 Jews. Polish Communist courts later tried and condemned nine people to death in connection with the incident. Numerous academic sources assert that...

  • Jews of Alaska

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from Alaska .

  • Jews of New Hampshire

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from New Hampshire .

  • Jews of Montana

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from Montana.