GENERAL – MAJOR GENEALOGICAL TOPICS

PRIVACY ISSUES - SURNAMES

Privacy Issues with Online Trees, Randall Schoenberg – 2015 – Excellent article by an attorney and expert on the legalities of publicly expressing others’  personal information. 

History, Adoption, and Regulation of Jewish Surnames in the Russian Empire, very information article, written by Dr. Jeffrey Mark Paul and Dr. Jeffrey Briskman, based on their research on the cultural and legal evolution of Surnames in Russia. This represents what happened all over Europe during the 1800’s and explains why Jewish genealogists reach roadblocks when researching their Jewish European ancestry.

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