At some point, someone in the family may ask, "Who are we?" or "Where are we from?" or "What was life like for our ancestors?"

Perhaps it is time to begin to construct your family tree.

Perhaps you would like to find living cousins who have the same ancestor.

We promote an interest in Jewish genealogy.

We instruct members in research and methodology.

We provide opportunities to share Jewish genealogical information.

You can also sign-up for membership here on our website and find a few links to area research resources.

Our next event on Tuesday, April 30th:

[Register with WMJGS or JCC]

Other upcoming events:


Recent events in 2018-2019:

Finding Your Roots: Jewish Style

Sunday, February 10, 2019

Congregation Sons of Zion, Holyoke


Jewish Genealogy Resource Fair

 Sunday, January 6, 2019

 Jewish Community of Amherst


Presentation by Alan Suchat: "Life Under the Tsars"

 Sunday, September 30, 2018

 Springfield Jewish Community Center


Finding Your Roots: Jewish Style

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Forbes Library, Northampton


Introduction to Jewish Genealogy

Sunday, April 29, 2018

Greenfield Hadassah

Temple Israel, Greenfield


Finding Your Roots

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

UMass Hillel, Amherst


Finding Your Roots: Jewish Style

Sunday, February 4, 2018

Springfield JCC

For more info: or call 413-268-2147


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