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Welcome to the premiere source for Jewish genealogical research and education, located in Palm Beach County, Florida.

Next meeting:

Wednesday, May 10
Dennis Rice
Which Family Tree Software is Best for You

Click here for the dates of all 2016-2017 events

Membership Directory

The 2017 membership directory has been distributed to members. If you are not listed in that directory, or if you have changes that should be reflected in the 2018 directory, please download this form. If you haven't received your copy of the directory, check with Mona Morris at the next meeting.


The second quarter 2017 issue of Scattered Seeds will arrive in your email on April 1, 2017.  Please share your family history discoveries, reunions, brick walls and successes. Submissions should be emailed to: will contribute to JGSPBCI based on your purchases

If you are an customer, please consider making your purchases via . With no additional charge to you, a small portion of your purchase will be contributed to JGSPBCI by Amazon. When you first use, Amazon will ask you to pick a charity. Start typing "Jewish Genealogical Society of Palm Beach County" and the charity box will be filled in for you. Then, remember to use rather than for your purchases.

Detailed instructions for signing up for are located HERE.

Practicing Safe Computing

Hal Bookbinder, from the Jewish Genealogical Society of the Conejo Valley and Ventura County (California), has written a series of short articles on "Practicing Safe Computing." The seventeen articles published to date have now been consolidated into a single PDF document with an internal index to quickly locate each article. Many genealogists may be interested in this topic; the document is accessible here.

Our mailing address is:
Jewish Genealogical Society of Palm Beach County, Inc.
P.O. Box 7796
Delray Beach, FL 33482-7796
(561) 450-9577