Genealogy art

Compare genealogy websites and research resources in Ukraine

Ellen Kowitt presents two programs via Zoom:

Comparison of Jewish resources from giants: Ancestry, FamilySearch, FindMyPast, JewishGen and MyHeritage

Enjoy this comparative overview of Jewish document collections and research tools found on global websites called “Giants of Genealogy”. By comparing Ancestry, FamilySearch, FindMyPast, and MyHeritage, this lecture includes many examples of background documents. Find out how each site can be useful for documenting Jewish families and get tips on each site’s best features or challenges. JewishGen’s current partnerships with Ancestry and MyHeritage are featured.

Creative Strategies for Ukrainian Research

Access to records in Ukraine is exploding thanks to the efforts of Alex Krakovsky, FamilySearch and others. This conference presents a comprehensive overview of resources, including online access to Ukrainian archives, newspapers, Ukraine GIS, blogs, Facebook groups, global genealogy giants, resources in Israel and databases. military data. If you have only used JewishGen, this presentation will open your eyes to many other resources, often available in English.

Ellen Kowitt is director of the American research division of JewishGen and vice-president of the Jewish task force of the Daughters of the American Revolution. She is a past president of the Jewish Genealogical Society of Colorado and also of Greater Washington and has served on the board of the IAJGS. Ellen is a professional genealogist and has published several articles of interest.

+ More… – Less…

CJP provides the above third-party event links for your convenience only. CJP has no control over the content of linked websites or the events they describe, and accepts no responsibility for the websites, including any advertising or products or services on or available from such sites, or for any loss or damage that may arise from your participation or registration to attend the events described. If you decide to access any of the third-party websites listed below, you do so entirely at your own risk and subject to the terms of use of such websites and event participation. CJP is not responsible to you or any third party for the content or accuracy of any materials provided by third parties. All statements and/or opinions expressed in the linked materials or at the events described, and all comments, articles and other content provided on third-party websites or at the events, are solely the opinions and the responsibility of the persons or entities operating related websites and events. The inclusion of any link on this website does not imply that CJP endorses the event described, the linked website or its operator.