The Montefiore Endowment Fund is celebrating the publication of the five censuses (1839, 1849, 1855, 1866 and 1875) done in the Middle East as commissioned by Sir Moses Montefiore. Again IGRA plans to release additional new databases each day of Chanukah. Read more here…
The November calendar should be checked on the IGRA website! There are a variety of lectures in different venues – Jerusalem, Petach Tikva, Ra’anana and Tel Aviv. Lots of interesting topics and speakers beginning tomorrow. Read more here….
IGRA opens International Jewish Genealogy Month with an event at Beit Hatfutsot on the Tel Aviv University campus – October 7, 2013 from 3:30-8 pm. Gilad Japhet, CEO of MyHeritage will be our guest speaker. We will also be screening the movie “The Flat” followed by a discussion with Arnon Goldfinger, producer of the film. This event will give recognition to our many volunteers. Read more here….
– SAVE THE DATE!! IGRA invites you to join us on October 7, 2013 for a special event.
– A new article has been posted on the IGRA website: “Researching Your Female Ancestors in Eretz Israel: Part One” – by Rose A. Feldman.
– IGRA will be well represented at the Boston conference.
– SEMINAR DAY at the National Library of Israel On Wednesday, June 26, 2013
and much more… Read all here.
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