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Research Genealogical Resources in Israel from Your Couch

Monday, August 27, 2018, 06:00pm - 08:00pm
Contact info@jgsny.org

Speaker: Daniel Horowitz

Learn how to access genealogical resources and other useful online databases available in Israel to find your relatives. Every day more genealogical, historical and other types of useful databases are released on the Web. Israel has a number of websites and digital resources that can be searched via the Internet in English and Hebrew. A fast introduction to the Hebrew language, the keywords needed and the translation tools available will help you find information on people who were born, lived or died in Israel.
Daniel Horowitz was the teacher and study guide editor for 15 years of the family history project "Searching for My Roots," in Venezuela. Working at MyHeritage since 2006, he is currently the Genealogy Expert, involved in the areas of product development and public affairs, lecturing in conferences around the world. Dedicated to genealogy since 1986, he coordinates multiple transcription projects and holds board level positions at the Israel Genealogy Research Association (IGRA) and the International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies (IAJGS).
Location : Village Temple
33 E. 12th St.
New York
No charge for JGS and Village Temple members; non-members pay $5 at the door.