Posted by: Jan Meisels Allen
The IAJGS is delighted to announce two new members: The Michiana
Jewish Historical Society and the Sephardic Heritage Project.
Michiana Jewish Historical Society.
Its officers are: David Piser - President;
Judy Shroyer - Secretary; Mara Boettcher -Treasurer; and Maggie Goldberg -
To contact them e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
located in South Bend, Indiana--our only current member located in Indiana!
are working on developing a website and as soon as it is "live" it will be
linked after their name on the IAJGS membership list located on the
IAJGS website [ www.iajgs.org
The Michiana Jewish Historical Society has a genealogy project to
collect information on the Jewish families living in their area: northern
Indiana and southwest Michigan. At the end of 2011 they had collected
information on over 6,000 people.
The Sephardic Heritage Project.
Its officers are:
President: Sarina Roffe; Vice President: Bracha
Melzer; Secretary: Karen Erani; Treasurer: David Roffe
You may reach
the Sephardic Heritage Project through its website, facebook page and
twitter page--all have links on the IAJGS membership page:http://www.iajgs.org/members/members.html
scroll down to New York to find the Sephardic Heritage Project.
Sephardic Heritage Project was founded in 2004 to identify and preserve the
marriage and brit milah records of the Syrian Jewish Community. They ave
a three databases covering brit milah, marriage and deaths.
Jan Meisels Allen