Genealogy Meeting Next Sunday
Sunday, April 17, 10 a.m.Jewish Genealogical Society of Sacramento"French Connection" -- Susanne LevitskySusanne Levitsky is a third-generation Californian whose great-grandfather came to California from France in 1870 and settled in Yolo County. Susanne will talk about her relatives’ emigration to California and trace their lives through World War II. She'll also discuss the fate of many French Jews who remained in France during the war.Her presentation will include her trip to France last fall and offer some suggestions for the Jewish visitor to Paris.Susanne began writing to a French cousin in fourth grade and got interested in genealogy through the handwritten family trees done by French relatives. She spent a year in college at the University of Bordeaux and has returned to France numerous times to visit relatives and track down more details of her family's history.All are welcome to attend the April 17, 2011 meeting at the Albert Einstein Residence Center, 1935 Wright St., Sacramento.~~~~~~~From Avotaynu's E-Zine:Multiple Searches of Surname
A website in The Netherlands will search simultaneously a number of sites that are surname oriented. It is called Surname Navigator and is located at http://www.geneaservice.nl/navigator/index.html . [I tested it with several family surnames and found links to census records, Soc. Security Death Index, etc. -- Susanne].