Jewish Genealogical Society of Tampa Bay
Jewish Genealogical Society of Tampa Bay

First organizational meeting held March 8, 1999.

Elected officers for 2004:
President:Mark Baron
1st Vice Pres.: Linda Zolinsky
2nd Vice Pres: Emil Isaacson
Secretary: Bettylou Rosen
Treasurer: William Israel
Publicity Chairman: Sally Israel

Meetings: Second Sunday of every month, 2-4 p.m.
Gulf Coast Jewish Family Services
14041 ICOT Blvd.
Clearwater, FL

The JGSTB exists to assist interested individuals who wish to research
and document their family history. The organization provides a forum for
the exchange of research information, and offers activities and monthly
programs to educate and inform all persons with an interest in Jewish

The JGSTB sponsors panel discussions, as well as lectures by members,
local personalities, and nationally known experts, on various aspects of
Jewish genealogy and related disciplines. Question and answer sessions
for beginners are held thirty minutes prior to the start of each regular
monthly meeting.
Dr. Emil H. Isaacson, our VP of education and our librarian, and the author
of "2004 Guide to Jewish Genealogy: A Foundation for Beginners and an Update
for Experienced Researchers" will lead a question and answer session prior
to the start of our meeting. Beginning at 1:30 PM (30 minutes prior to the
main program) the main program, Professor Isaacson will be available to
answer your questions and try to help you with your genealogical problems.
This is for beginners and experienced genealogists.

Jewish Genealogical Society of Tampa Bay
President of West Pasco Genealogy Society to Speak
On "How To Use Your Local Family History Library"

Sunday, April 25, 2004

The Jewish Genealogical Society of Tampa Bay will meet at 2:00 PM Sunday
April 25, 2004 at Gulf Coast Jewish Family Services, 14041 Icot Blvd.,
Clearwater, Florida The President of the West Pasco Genealogy Society, Debbe
Hagner, will speak on "How To Use Your Local Family History Library". Ms
Hagner is a professional genealogist and an accredited genealogist through
the Church of Jesus Christ of Later Day Saints (LDS) in Salt Lake City. Many
local LDS churches maintain affiliated Family History Centers and their
facilities and resources are available to any interested family history
researcher. Several LDS churches in the Tampa Bay area offer these
resources, and that will be the subject of Ms. Hagner's presentation. Ms
Hagner has been doing genealogy research on her own family for over 30 years
and has a Certificate in Family History Research - North American Research
from Brigham Young University. The meeting is open to the public. You do
not have to be a member of the Jewish Genealogical Society of Tampa Bay to
attend this meeting.

For further information on the organization or for directions to the meeting
call Mark Baron at 727-842-5789 or Sally Israel at 727-343-1652.

JGSTB is a member of the International Association of Jewish Genealogical
Societies, and the Pasco-Pinellas Genealogical Council. Membership is
$25 per family (single or group), and is open to any and all interested
persons. For further information, contact Mark Baron, President, at (727)