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How Important Is #DNA and #Ancestry?

In my upcoming book, I explore this very issue. How does DNA define who we are, and what is the interplay between cultural and religious influences and our biological ethnicity? 185 more words

D.M. Miller

Published by Dick Eastman: Search for Jewish Tombs lost in the Czech Republic during WWII Brings Back Heritage

Confronting the dark legacy of the Holocaust, a small team of researchers has been working to reassemble a Jewish cemetery in the eastern city of Prostejov, Czech Republic, that was destroyed during the Nazi occupation. 23 more words

Jewish Ancestry

Published by NGSGenealogy: Online Archives Seeks to Reunite Holocaust Victims (or family members) with Heirlooms

A unique collection has been put online in the hopes that doing such will connect lost heirlooms with their former owners or their families. To genealogists heirlooms are invaluable and often the only physical link we may have with our ancestors.Recently an article made the rounds on Facebook (FG) that caught my eye — Do… 7 more words