Meeting Presentations


This page contains links to PDF files of presentations that have been made at meetings of the

Triangle Jewish Genealogical Society


JewishGen Discussion Groups   (20 January 2013)


Fast, Cheap, and Local: A Guide to Genealogical Resources   (09 December 2012)


So, You Don't Know Where the Mishpocha is From?   (17 February 2013)


Randy Wasserstrom's Tips for for Visiting your Ancestral Country (17 February 2013)


Handouts from Hal Bookbinders "Changing Borders of Eastern Europe" presentation (21 April 2013)


References from Hal Bookbinder's "Changing Borders of Eastern Europe" presentation (21 April 2013)


Putting Your Family Tree Online (23 June 2013)


List of Resources for Searching Holocaust Victims (from Debbie Long's presentation) (25 August 2013)


How I Traced My Family Back to Adam and Eve (13 October 2013)


Using the Stephen Morse Web Site (18 May 2014)


Googling Your Family Tree (22 June 2014)


What I Learned on My Summer Vacation:  Tips from the IAJGS Conference (14 Sept 2014)


Websites for Jewish Cemeteries (14 Sept 2014)


Documenting Jewish Cemeteries (14 Sept 2014)


Jewish Migration (19 October 2014)


No Stone Unturned:  A Tale of Two Lost Cousins, The Holocaust, and An Obsession (7 Dec 2014)


Holocaust Resources (7 Dec 2014)


Introduction to Jewish Genealogy (Presentation for Raleigh/Cary JCC Jewish Boomers 03 May 2015)


Preserving Your Family Photos and Documents (Presentation by NC State Archives/ Jennifer Blomberg and Emily Rainwater, 03 May 2015)


Using DNA to Break Down Brick Walls, part I (Presentation by Ginger Smith, 6 December 2015)

Using DNA to Break Down Brick Walls, part 2 (Presentation by Ginger Smith, 6 December 2015)

Using DNA to Break Down Brick Walls, part 3 (Presentation by Ginger Smith, 6 December 2015)

Using DNA to Break Down Brick Walls, part 4 (Presentation by Ginger Smith, 6 December 2015)

Using DNA to Break Down Brick Walls, part 5 (Presentation by Ginger Smith, 6 December 2015)

DNA Tests (presentation by Ginger Smith, 6 December 2015)


​An Introduction to Yizkor Books (13 March 2016)


Karesz Vandor's presentation on Choosing a Specialist Guide to the Old Country   3 April 2016


How I Spent my Summer Vacation:  The Seattle IAJGS Conference Summary   25 September 2016


Jewish Genealogical Research: Galicia   05 March 2017


Solving Genealogical Puzzles (Presentation by Dave Strausfield   23 April 2017)


MyHeritage Overview (Presentation by Daniel Horowitz 14 May 2017)  


Newspaper Resources (Presentation by Daniel Horowitz  14 May 2017)


Out of the Whirlwind:  Holocaust Research (Presentation by Deborah Long  11 June 2017)