ZOOM Meeting 

Ask the Family Tree Maker Expert

Monday February 26th , 7.30pm
 
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83838688126?pwd=TyttU3M5UGkxWkQ0a0Eyb2w4RHUrdz09
Meeting ID: 838 3868 8126 PASSCODE 207090

With a leading expert on FTM

David Stephens is president of Victoria GUM Inc
He is well renowned for his expertise on FTM

Topics will include

Why should I consider FTM software system for my ancestral tree ?
What are the advantages ? e.g. Connection to Ancestry.com & Family search
What are the perils of downloading from Ancestry or any other software companies such My
Heritage.
Point out the extra benefits of FTM, such as many options of displaying reports, Colour coding,
Etc Other add on extras such as book Book creator Etc.
For those who are already FTM users. Any queries.

 

 

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Social Afternoon Tea, Sunday March 3rd, 2.30- 4.30 p.m.


AJGS (VIC) invites all members to enjoy a social afternoon tea to chat with other like-minded genealogical enthusiasts and committee members of the AJGS (VIC).

Bring a copy of your family tree or a piece of family memorabilia, that has meaning or a story to tell, that you would like to share. Afternoon tea will be provided.

Where: Glen Eira Town Hall, cnr. Hawthorn and Glen Eira Roads, Caulfield.

When: Sunday, 3rd March, 2.30 – 4.30 p.m.

Cost: Members-no charge   Non-Members $5. Children under 16 are free

For further information, please email [email protected]

 

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Recent Events

Zoom Meeting. Topic -Family tree Maker – 26th February

Special ZOOM  event on Monday 26th February 7.30 pm   ZOOM link  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83838688126?pwd=TyttU3M5UGkxWkQ0a0Eyb2w4RHUrdz09 Meeting ID: 838 3868 8126Passcode: 207090 Presented by David Stephen, President of Vicgum,


 Sunday Oct. 29th 2023  (click EVENTS tab for more details)
“Explore Land records and name Changes in NSW” 
Talk by Gary LUKE ( The Australian Jewish Historical Society ).  Zoom presentation on Sunday, October 29th, 10.00am -12noon .  
To join us please register for the zoom link at    

 https://us06web.zoom.us/j/87273422469?pwd=fDqroYxubOvvSbZv7xIbFTgZChqTGy.1    

(Meeting ID: 872 7342 2469 Passcode: 734780)  You will receive a confirmation email from Zoom. If you don’t please check your spam folder.
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Sunday Nov. 2023 (  7.15 pm )-AGM of the AJGSVic. (click EVENTS tab for more details)
After the AGM, Michael Tobias and Paul Gardner, will present a joint Zoom presentation, talking about how Michael found the parents of a Kindertransport child.In this presentation, Paul will describe the outcome of a research project that he pursued, intermittently, over six years. This work led to the later involvement of one of the world’s leading genealogists, Michael Tobias, whose DNA research not only confirmed Paul’s conclusions, but expanded them by adding some extraordinary new findings, which Michael will describe later. 


 




 

 

 

FAQs

Not really sure where to start? No problem! We’ve compiled a list of common questions to help you get a better idea of our community.

AJGS Victoria is a member of the International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies We’re a non-profit organisation based in Victoria, Australia and are dedicated to sharing information about Jewish connections in the region, helping members uncover their heritage, researching this heritage, and sharing our stories.

Anyone with Jewish heritage, who thinks they may have Jewish heritage or is interested in researching this interesting part of history is welcome to join our society. We are open to everyone of every background, regardless of ethnicity or culture, and aim to be a warm and welcoming group to all.

To join our society and take part in our events or access our research resources, all you need to do is complete our membership application. There are three different membership options, including an individual membership (annual fee of $35), family membership (annual fee of $50), and concession card holder membership (annual fee of $20).

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Social gathering for members to come and meet other members and the committee.

All  Members are encouraged to bring a copy of their family tree to share or a piece of family memorabilia. Afternoon tea will be provided.

Free admission for members; non-members’ admission is $5.  Children under 16 are free. March 3rd, 2.30-4.00 p.m. at the Glen Eira Town Hall, cnr. Hawthorn and Glen Eira Roads, Caulfield

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Zoom Meeting. Topic -Family tree Maker – 26th February

For those who are new to, considering using, or wish to brush up on Family Tree Maker Software

Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned researcher, this presentation will give you some tips on how to organise and preserve your genealogical information.

For further information  email [email protected]

Want to explore your family’s history? Join our society today and let’s discover your family’s story together!

Get ready to find out more about who your ancestors are and their connections with the Jewish community in Victoria today. You might even find new family members living right here in our city!

Past Presentations

Enjoy resources from members of our society and learn about research projects, records, and databases.
Start your journey of discovery, build your family tree, and learn about our shared history.

Allan Jackie & Bernie Kuran present

DNA Discoveries - Our Amazing
Stories

Allan Jackie & Bernie Kuran present

DNA Discoveries - Our Amazing
Stories

Allan Jackie & Bernie Kuran present

DNA Discoveries - Our Amazing
Stories

Allan Jackie & Bernie Kuran present

DNA Discoveries - Our Amazing
Stories

Allan Jackie & Bernie Kuran present

DNA Discoveries - Our Amazing
Stories

Allan Jackie & Bernie Kuran present

DNA Discoveries - Our Amazing
Stories

Allan Jackie & Bernie Kuran present

DNA Discoveries - Our Amazing
Stories

Allan Jackie & Bernie Kuran present

DNA Discoveries - Our Amazing
Stories

Paul Gardner & Michael Tobias

Identifying Kindertransport boy’s Parents – Lionel Sharpe Memorial Presentation 2023

Marlis Humphrey

Documentation of Jewish Records Worldwide (DoJR)-Project Update 2 August 2023

Marvin Bude – Genealogy Steps

Marvin Bude – Books

Jude Richter

Jude Richter-Using USHMM database for Genealogical Research

Bubbles Segall

How to organise and Preserve your Genealogical Information