Meeting: JGS of the Conejo Valley and Ventura County (JGSCV)-- California,
Date: Sunday, June 27, 2010 1:30-4:15 p.m.
two lectures- with a break in between:)
Genealogical Resources in
MyHeritage Research - Genealogy Super Search Engine
you were at the Southern California Genealogical Jamboree this past
weekend you may recall that Daniel's program on MyHeritage Research:
Genealogy Super Search Engine was over attended and some wanting to
attend were turned away due to the crowd! In addition Daniel will be
providing a free copy to all attendees of Family Tree Builder (Beit
Hatsufutsot)--My Heritage easy to use genealogy software! This is your
opportunity to hear Daniel on two great subjects.!
Resources in Latin America
The lecture will present a brief
history about the countries, their origin, government and community
institutions, cemeteries, organizations and records. How to do research
in these countries, what to look for and how to ask for information in:
Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Cuba, Costa Rica, Mexico, Nicaragua,
Panama, Peru, Puerto Rico, Venezuela and the Caribbean islands.
Research - Genealogy Super Search Engine
MyHeritage Research is
an advanced tool for online genealogical research. It searches across
more than 12 billion records to provide the most extensive genealogy
search available on the Internet. Learn how to use MyHeritage Research
to search efficiently in more than 1,500 genealogy databases and
websites on the Internet that cannot be searched by regular search
engines like Google.
Speaker: Daniel Horowitz, Genealogy and
translation manager, MyHeritage.com. Daniel was born and raised in
Caracas, Venezuela, has a BS.c. in computer engineering. Daniel was a
founding member and lecturer of the Jewish Genealogy Society of
Venezuela - AGJUVE (2001-2005). He lives in Israel since 2005, is a
member and webmaster of the Israel Genealogical Society (IGS) and the
Horowitz Families Association. Daniel serves on the board of directors
of the International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies
(IAJGS) since 2008 .
There will be a schmoozing session starting
15 minutes before the meeting, facilitated by a Sonia Hoffman, a senior
member of JGSCV --come and talk on
your successes or problems.
monthly book report will be given by JGSCV member Marion Werle, My
Future is in America: Autobiographies of Eastern European Jewish
Immigrants New York University Press/YIVO, 2006
Genealogical Society of the Conejo Valley and Ventura County is
dedicated to sharing genealogical information, techniques and research
tools with anyone interested in Jewish genealogy and family history.
is no charge to attend the meeting. Anyone may join JGSCV. Annual dues
are $25 for an individual and $30 for a family.
traveling library will have Categories A and B. To see which books are
listed under which category, please go to our website, www.JGSCV.org
and look under traveling library. The books are available starting 30
minutes before the program to shortly after the program.
meeting is open to all and there is no charge. The meeting is
co-sponsored with and held at Temple Adat Elohim, Thousand Oaks, CA
Formore information including directions to the meeting, see our
website for directions and more information: www.jgscv.org