Welcome to the Israel Genealogy Research Association

The Israel Genealogy Research Association (IGRA) is the largest genealogy society in Israel. We are constantly striving to be among the most technologically advanced genealogy organizations, bringing energy and innovation family research. We work with dozens of archives to make records available online, from where we’ve added over a million records to our database. We welcome you to our web site, and welcome your input on how we can improve the site.

Recent Posts

Show & Tell - A-Z of LitvakSIG
July 14, 2020
Explore your roots with LitvakSIG introduces the basics of using the website to its fullest. It includes tips for starting and expanding …

Discovery and Insight into a Long Forgotten World
July 13, 2020
Doron Friedman began investigating a treasure trove of family documents, photos and letters ranging from the late 1800’s to the post war …

JDC Archives and Name Search Possibilities
July 12, 2020
Dr. Anat Kutner Director of JDC Archives in Jerusalem, previously was a project manager at the National Library of Israel, and later …

מהויסלה ועד האלטלנה: מקורות גנאלוגיים בארכיון מכון ז'בוטינסקי
July 11, 2020
מיום העיון ב-23.6.2020. מירי יהלום, מכון ז'בוטינסקי מירי סטודנטית לתואר שני (במסלול המחקרי) בחוג ללימודי עם ישראל באוניברסיטת תל אביב.…

ראו וספרו - שפר את התמונות שלך
July 8, 2020
MYHERITAGE שפר את התמונות שלך עם הכלים …

Show & Tell - MyHeritage Photo Enhancer and Colorization tools
July 8, 2020
Daniel Horowitz explains the new tools MyHeritage has developed to enhance and colorize your photos.…

The Brothers Tissenbaum: Discovering Drama Dostoevsky Didn't Write
July 5, 2020
Shortly after our father passed away in June, 1995, my brother Mitch alerted me to informationhe had just received that our maternal …

ראו וספרו - מפקדים כחלק מהמאגרים בממא"י
July 3, 2020
רוז פלדמן מדברת על המאגרים הקשורים למפקדים במערכת של …

Show & Tell - AID Census/Registry records
July 3, 2020
Rose Feldman talks about the Census and Registry records that are part of the IGRA All Israel Databases collection.…

New leadership elected at the IGRA Annual Meeting
June 30, 2020
The IGRA Annual Meeting was held virtually via Zoom this week and allowed time for members to chat as we waited the allotted time without …

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