BUBBIE, WHO ARE YOU?  FINDING THE MAIDEN NAMES IN YOUR FAMILY TREE 

Jewish Genealogical Society of Greater Orlando Program

Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2019

Join the Jewish Genealogical Society of Greater Orlando (JGSGO) to hear ”Bubbie, Who Are You?  Finding the Maiden Names in Your Family Tree“, a webinar given by Janice Sellers.

Female relatives can be difficult to trace, but they can be found. This program introduces resources for tracing the women in your family, including family items, oral histories, federal and state census records, immigration records, vital records, religious records, journals, newspapers, legal and court records, library archives, and manuscript collections.


Janice Sellers is a professional genealogist specializing in Jewish, black, dual citizenship, and newspaper research. She serves on the board of San Francisco Bay Area Jewish Genealogical Society, edits the society’s journal, and is the programming and publicity director; and the board of Jewish Genealogical Society of Oregon, where she is also the programming director. She is a member of Association of Professional Genealogists, Council for the Advancement of Forensic Genealogy, Genealogical Speakers Guild, and Genealogical Forum of Oregon. She has worked in publishing for many years as an editor, indexer, translator, and compositor. She has traced family to Kamianec Litovsk and Porozovo, Belarus; Kamianets Podolskyi and Orinin, Ukraine; and Kreuzburg, Latvia. Her Website is ancestraldiscoveries.com.

REGISTRATION: Required

DATE:               Tuesday Dec. 3, 2019

TIME:               7:00 P.M.

ADMISSION:     Free for members, $5 for guests, which can be applied to membership. No charge for first time attendees.

LOCATION:       Roth Jewish Community Center, 851 N. Maitland Ave., Maitland, FL 32751 (in the “Senior Lounge”)

SIGN UP – Go to https://jgsgo.org/programs-jgsgo/ and click on either in person or online attendance. 

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About the Jewish Genealogical Society of Greater Orlando

The Jewish Genealogical Society of Greater Orlando is a non-profit organization founded in 1990, dedicated to sharing genealogical information, techniques and research tools with anyone interested in Jewish genealogy. Anyone may join the JGSGO. Annual dues are $35 for an individual and $40 for a family. JGSGO’s monthly meetings are free to members.

For more information visit www.jgsgo.org and “like” us at www.facebook.com/jgsgreaterorlando. Questions? Email to info@jgsgo.org.

Questions? Email info@jgsgo.org.www.facebook.com/jgsgreate info@jgsgo.org, or call 407-494-4230.

Members are encouraged to visit the MEMBER’S BLOG, which we use to publicize interesting and useful items. See the latest blog message that contains a link to the obituary of Gene Starn, who was one of the original founders of JGSGO. 

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