Triangle Jewish Genealogical Society
For users of Family Tree Maker
concerned about Ancestry's decision to discontinue this product, read here.
Being a part of this group has been of immeasurable benefit to me, even though I've been doing this
some 20 years.
The Triangle Jewish Genealogical Society has been selected as a top resource in "Jewish Genealogy: 101 Resources for Finding Your Jewish Ancestors," published by Crestleaf.com.
See our schedule of events and meetings.
We welcome new members. Our dues are inexpensive but our benefits are priceless!
Our story, board of directors, and bylaws.
Using U.S. Records
to Find an Ancestor’s Town of Origin
Presenter Dave Strausfield
Dave Strausfeld is a professional genealogist who lives in Durham. He caught a serious genealogy bug a number of years ago when he assisted his uncle in researching a branch of the family. Since then, he has researched his own family history
extensively and performed work for clients. He completed a ProGen Study Group, which is an 18-month part-time program for training professional genealogists.
Also, he has a B.A. in History and a law degree. He enjoys the detective work of genealogy,
the research, and the writing. Dave was recently published in Avotanyu.