Jewish Genealogical Society of Greater Boston

The Jewish Genealogical Society of Greater Boston is dedicated to helping people discover and research their Jewish family history. We offer monthly speakers, special interest groups, individual help with research and a comprehensive beginner’s course. We have an extensive collection of research materials and publish an award-winning journal, Mass-Pocha.

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2016-2017 Special Programs

Research Sunday, October 30, 2-4:30 pm. Research Sundays are an opportunity to get help with your research questions and documents needing translation.

A Litvak Traces his Roots to Sicily and Ancient Israel Using Y-DNA plus Spotlight Talk on Baghdad 2003, Nov 13, 1:30 - 4:00 pm. Forty-five years of painstaking research allowed Harold Rhode to trace his family back 2,000 years to the ancient land of Israel, Eretz Yisrael.

Glenn Dynner"Yankel's Tavern: Jews, Liquor and Life in Eastern Europe." Professor Glenn Dynner is the speaker for the 10th Annual Lecture on Jewish Genealogy. November 20, 3:30-5:30 pm. Co-sponsored with Hebrew College.

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