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The countdown to 1,000,000!

With the current release of databases IGRA has passed the 900,000 record mark! Our aim is to reach t[...]
Yagolnitzer Connection [part 2], by Jeffrey Knisbacher

Yagolnitzer Connection [part 2], by Jeffrey Knisbacher

Part 2 Thus far this discussion has revolved exclusively around five people: two known Jagolinzer[...]
IGRA Field Trip: Babylonian Jewry Heritage Center in Israel

IGRA Field Trip: Babylonian Jewry Heritage Center in Israel

The Israel Genealogy Research Association invites you to a guided tour of the historical and ethnogr[...]
Notes Regarding the Database "Ukraine Pogroms List of Victims", by Ellen Stepak

Notes Regarding the Database "Ukraine Pogroms List of Victims", by Ellen Stepak

The list from which I have compiled this database is far from comprehensive. Many thousands of Jews [...]
Chanukah additions to the IGRA databases

Chanukah additions to the IGRA databases

As in past years, IGRA has scheduled a release of new databases to coincide with the Chanukah holida[...]
Yagolnitzer Connection [part 1], by Jeffrey Knisbacher

Yagolnitzer Connection [part 1], by Jeffrey Knisbacher

Introduction This paper describes recent research on a very large and prominent immigrant family [...]
An Inspiring Visit to Yad Vashem

An Inspiring Visit to Yad Vashem

On September 14, 2016, the Raanana and Petach Tikva IGRA groups, in conjunction with Zvi Bernhardt, [...]
IGRA releases additional databases

IGRA releases additional databases

IGRA invites you to check our databases again! In this release we have added over 15,000 records! Pl[...]