What: They Came and Wanted to Stay
Where: Y of Wayne, 1 Pike Dr Wayne, NJ 07470
When: Sunday, March 18, 2018 at 2:30 p.m.
One of the first tasks of a genealogist is to succeed in identifying the ancestral town. Ships manifests and Naturalization papers provide an excellent source for ancestral towns. Learn how to locate Immigration and Naturalization records as the primary sources for this information in this session.
The Y library is opens at 2:00 for schmoozing and perusing our resources.
Barbara Ellman is a genealogist with over 15 years of experience specializing in Jewish and New York research. She has worked with clients in researching their family histories. Her own research has led her to locate family on four continents and includes family back to 1760 in Eastern Europe. Barbara has created 3 KehilaLinks sites in Jewishgen.org and is the Town Leader for Minkovtsy, her grandfather’s ancestral home. She is a member of the Association of Professional Genealogists and President of the Genealogical Society of Bergen County. Members and non-members are welcome at meetings.
There is no charge.
For more information about the J.G.S. of North Jersey, contact:
Judy Salomon (973) 226-7049
Or see our website http://www.jgsnj.org
The JGS of North Jersey is a non-profit organization dedicated to assist members with their genealogical pursuits. We are a member of the International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies.