Venturing into our Past - 2019

Allan Linderman, Editor


Venturing into our Past is JGSCV's monthly newsletter distributed to all members. It is a great way to stay in touch with issues of importance to Jewish genealogy.


June 2019 (Volume 14, Issue 9):
  • Magazine for Women as Resource for Local Names
  • Your World War II Story is Waiting to be Told!
  • Jewish Immigration Study from 1914 at Project Guttenberg Online
  • DNA: What Can That Centimorgan Number Do For Me?
  • JGSCV Updates
  • Highlights from: "The Forgotten Ones: The Story of Yugoslav Jewry"
  • JGSCV To Commemorate WWII In Future 'Venturing Into Our Past'
  • Honoring Those Who Honored Us with Their Lives
  • Practicing Safe Computing #44: PC Magazine as a Source
  • Genealogy Odds and Ends
  • Ventura County Fair
  • 2019 IAJGS Conference in Cleveland, OH, July 28 - August 2
  • IAJGS Records Access Alert
  • Community Programs
  • National Archives Civil War Research Guide
May 2019 (Volume 14, Issue 8):
  • JGSCV Updates
  • Highlights from: "Branching Out from Sepharad - Solving a Converso Mystery"
  • Practicing Safe Computing #43: Is Windows Defender ATP Sufficient?
  • Genealogy Odds and Ends
  • 2019 IAJGS Conference in Cleveland, OH, July 28 - August 2
  • Community Programs
  • May is Jewish American Heritage Month
  • 80th Anniversary of Kindertransport
April 2019 (Volume 14, Issue 7):
  • Family Matters: When a Queen Saved the Jews of Persia
  • Moses, Aaron & Miriam: Supportive Siblings
  • Market Researchers on DNA
  • JGSCV Updates
  • Highlights from: "Success In -- And In Spite of -- Endogamy"
  • Practicing Safe Computing #42: Synthetic Identity Theft
  • Genealogy Odds and Ends
  • 2019 IAJGS Conference in Cleveland, OH, July 28 - August 2
  • Community Programs
  • How to Find Some of the More Obscure Collections of Genealogy Records
March 2019 (Volume 14, Issue 6):
  • Worth Repeating: Rabbinic Y-DNA Research
  • What's a Census Predictor?
  • Tips for Organizing Gen Data On YOUR Computer
  • JGSCV Updates
  • Highlights from: "All About JewishGen"
  • Practicing Safe Computing #41: Google Chrome Critical Error!
  • Genealogy Odds and Ends
  • New Additions to the JGSCV Libraries
  • 2019 IAJGS Conference in Cleveland, OH, July 28 - August 2
  • Community Programs
February 2019 (Volume 14, Issue 5):
  • EU Giving Grant for Cemetery Preservation
  • Continuing On the Inquisition's Trail to South America
  • Another Story of Preservation
  • JGSCV Updates
  • Highlights from: "You Can't Find the Records -- Now What?"
  • Practicing Safe Computing #40: '5G', Fifth Generation Cellular
  • Preparing For the Exclusive Research Afternoon at the Los Angeles FamilySearch Library
  • Saving a Shul From the Woolsey Fire
  • Genealogy Odds and Ends
  • Community Programs
  • 2019 IAJGS Conference in Cleveland, OH, July 28 - August 2
January 2019 (Volume 14, Issue 4):
  • Auction House Websites as Resource
  • Newspaper Resources Make It Real
  • Google Translate Updates Announced
  • Jewish Pirates Ahoy!
  • JGSCV Updates
  • Highlights from: "What's New at Ancestry"
  • Rosalie Bell, PhD Leaves the JGSCV Board
  • Practicing Safe Computing #39: Ten Tips
  • The Rights of the Living
  • Stumbling on a Huge Discovery
  • Genealogy Odds and Ends
  • JGSCV Chanukah Gift Winners
  • Community Programs
  • Warsaw Ghetto Museum