Daily Archives: January 8, 2013

Plock 1803 Jewish property owners – now available

Logan Kleinwaks alerts us to an incredible find – there is a reproduction of a map “identifying 77 Jewish property owners and their properties in Plock, Poland in 1803. [A version of it] has been provided as a special exception, … Continue reading

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Searching for Passengers on Mar 3, 1949 Marine Jumper: Hamburg to Boston

I am starting a new project and I would like to be in touch with anyone who was a passenger on the March 3, 1949 sailing of the SS Marine Jumper from Hamburg, Germany to Boston, Massachusetts, USA.  There were … Continue reading

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Finding information in places you might not think to look: tax records

Genealogy.com’s Genealogy Pointer’s Jan 8, 2013  included a reminder about using tax records to find genealogical information.  They quoted from Emily Anne Croom’s excellent manual The Sleuth Book for Genealogists: Strategies for More Successful Family History Research “[Some] information the … Continue reading

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