Esther Rechtschafner learned from a cousin that her paternal grandmother was born in Rezekne, Latvia. Her mission was to learn more about this community and to understand the history of the area and how it related to her family. She uncovered a community rich in Jewish history and cultural life. Her article is a look at the community over the years and in memory of those who lived there.
- Events on December 16, 2013
- Debunking Rabbinical Genealogical Myths - Neil RosensteinTime: 18:30 - 20:30Location: AACI, 37 Pierre Koenig, Jerusalem, 4th floor
- Events on December 19, 2013
- Emanuel Elyasaf, Director of the International Institute of Jewish GenealogyTime: 19:30 - 21:00Location: Rehovot, for info: [email protected]
- Events on December 23, 2013
- “Sources for Jewish Genealogy in Ukraine” - Tomasz JankowskiTime: 19:30 - 21:00Location: Lecture, Petach Tikva, webinar
IGRA is a Member of the International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies (IAJGS)