The event detailed below is likely to be of interest and help to those
with Jewish ancestry. The group that are running it are a very friendly
and knowledgeable group.
Hope this helps,
Jim Lancaster (Bury Lancs.)
The Manchester Regional Group of the Jewish Genealogical Society of
Great Britain is holding its 17th Annual Northern Conference on Sunday,
12 May 2019 at the Greater Manchester Police Training College, Prestwich.
The conference programme and registration form is now available to
download on this link
or by accessing our society website https://www.jgsgb.org.uk/
This is a full-day programme with five speakers covering a wide range of
North West Jews of the First World War: A new database – Paula Kitching
From Dusseldorf to Manchester via the Isle of Man and other internment
camps – Rob David
Catching Up with FamilySearch – Sharon Hintze
A British Jew considers a German Passport – Robert Voss CBE
DNA for Genealogy: Interpreting your results – Donna Rutherford
Registration is now open and the event is open to members and
non-members of JGSGB alike.
Ticket price is £27.50 per person and includes refreshments during the
day, a kosher buffet lunch and free, secure on-site parking. The
registration form is in the programme document.
For any more information or queries, contact
or phone 0734 234 2881