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Searching for Jewish genealogy sometimes requires a unique set of resources.

This Technical Leaflet consists of an annotated bibliography with sources for researching one’s Jewish ancestry.

Sources are categorized by type including manuals, journals, compiled genealogy, censuses, wills, reference works, and a list of research archives and libraries.

Vital records are organized by country and state, including England, the Caribbean, Panama, the United States, Georgia, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, and Virginia.

Technical Leaflet #138 (1981)

For more information on similar topics, please refer to Technical Leaflet Bundle 19, Highlighting Culture.