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 educational programs, provide an extensive collection of research materials, publish an award-winning journal, Mass-Pocha, and hosted the 2013 IAJGS International Conference on Jewish Genealogy.

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Local Jewish Genealogical Society Receives International Award

The Jewish Genealogical Society of Greater Boston (JGSGB) received the Outstanding Project Award from the International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies at its annual meeting. The award recognized the Society's work in gathering valuable historical data from Memorial Plaques in synagogues across Massachusetts as a model for Jewish genealogy societies worldwide.
Read more about JGSGB's 2015 AWARD

Read the story of JGSGB's Memorial Plaques Project

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