Eastern European Genealogy

If you wish to translate Eastern European languages into English, go to Google Translate The list of languages includes: Belarusian, Bugarian, Czech, Estonian, Hungarian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Polish, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovenian.

JewishGen would be the best place to start. Try the Towns Finder feature...it is a free service and you may be lucky to connect with other descendants.

Jewish Gen - http://www.jewishgen.org/

This is a Virtual Sztetl website that is more useful for Poland and Belarus but you may be able to find some useful info there - http://www.sztetl.org.pl/en/

The best contact and resource for Eastern Europe is in Belarus. Name is Yuri Dorn...he is very knowledgeable, professional and always willing to help - http://www.jhrgbelarus.org/

DNA Shoah Project - http://www.dnashoah.org/

Stephen P. Morse - http://stevemorse.org/

The Shoah Victims' Names Recovery Project - http://www1.yadvashem.org/yv/en/remembrance/names/index.asp

U.S. Holocaust Museum - http://www.ushmm.org/

Yad Vashem - http://www.yadvashem.org

Yizkor Book Project - http://www.jewishgen.org/yizkor/

List of Holocaust Museums - http://www.science.co.il/holocaust-museums.asp

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