JewishGen presents "How to Research Your Jewish Roots in Hungary, Slovakia, and Transylvania" (Webinar)
Tuesday, March 23, 2021 at 2:00pm – 3:00pm (EST)
Where: on your computer, tablet, or smartphone (streamed live online via Zoom®)
Speaker: Vivian Kahn is JewishGen.org's Hungarian Research Director. She has presented workshops on Jewish genealogy and, especially, Hungarian Jewish family research at IAJGS annual conferences, for Jewish genealogy societies, and in Sighet, Romania, during a May 2015 gathering of Sighet descendants. Since beginning researching her own family from pre-Trianon Hungary more than 25 years ago, she has identified and used a wide range of archival, print, and online resources to research families from Hungary, Moravia, Slovakia, Romania, and Galicia, and has made research trips to Hungary, Slovakia, and Romania.
Vivian has also written several articles on Hungarian Jewish family research that appeared in the print and on-line versions of Avotaynu and in other Jewish genealogy publications. Vivian is an urban planning and development consultant and teaches planning classes for University of California extension programs. She lives in Sonoma County, California.