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 two million records to our database. We welcome you to our website and welcome your input on how we can improve the site.

Recent Posts

October 1 brings IGRA membership "special discount"
September 1, 2021
The IGRA membership year begins in January of each calendar year and goes through the end of December. Any person joining IGRA before …

SAVE THE DATE - October 24, 2021 - Heshvan Event
August 21, 2021
Plan to be with IGRA at our yearly Heshvan Event during International Jewish Genealogy Month. The Event this year will be virtual and will …

Migration, Immigration & Emigration: Genealogy on the Move
August 2, 2021
This webinar with Jeanette Rosenberg covers Migration, Immigration, Emigration Transmigration and genealogy on the move aka mobile …

קשה להאמין, אבל יש לנו כבר מעל 2 מיליון רשומות
August 1, 2021

Over TWO Million Records – Hard to Believe
July 24, 2021
In 2012 the Israel Genealogy Research Association (IGRA) took upon itself to prepare databases from materials available in Israel …

Understanding Your Galitzianer Family through Vital Records
June 21, 2021
A great many Galician researchers have acquired copies of family records from repositories in Poland and Ukraine or online images provided …

IGRA Annual Meeting
June 16, 2021
The IGRA Annual Meeting, open to members, was held on June 15, 2021. We welcome Menachem Carmiel as our new Treasurer. Eyal Hollander and …

Help! I Just Got My DNA Results and I’m Confused
May 28, 2021
Gil Bardige lives the Columbus Ohio area.  A graduate of the New York Institute of Technology, Gil is recently retired after a long …

Online Resources at the USHMM
April 29, 2021
Megan Lewis presents online resources at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. https://player.vimeo.…

100 Days to a Better Family History
April 20, 2021
Join this webinar and come away with a plan for your next 100 days of family history activities. You will receive self-accessment tools, …

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