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by logan
Sat Jan 08, 2011 9:46 pm
Forum: Help me find...
Topic: Looking for Scheer family in Brody
Replies: 1
Views: 5199

Re: Looking for Scheer family in Brody

Saul Dawid SCHEER appears in the list of men's hatmakers in Brody in the 1913 Galicia Business Directory. Click here for a link to image 384, on which he appears (top left). This was found by doing an OCR-Adjusted search for scheer brody . One of the results (near the bottom) is for "Schcer Saul Daw...
by logan
Sun Aug 22, 2010 12:19 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: new forum software
Replies: 0
Views: 9898

new forum software

The software running the forums has been updated. If you encounter any errors, especially during registration, please contact me. Thanks.

-Logan
by logan
Tue Jul 27, 2010 5:30 pm
Forum: How do I...?
Topic: PM Outbox - Admin HELP PLEASE!
Replies: 1
Views: 11450

Re: PM Outbox - Admin HELP PLEASE!

If a PM is in your outbox, it has been sent, but the recipient has not opened it. This is the standard behavior for the forum software we are using (phpBB), which is not like email where items in the outbox have not even been sent. I am not sure what you would like me to do about that, but, if you w...
by logan
Wed Jul 14, 2010 4:25 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Stryj and Skalat directory listings
Replies: 0
Views: 9504

Stryj and Skalat directory listings

In order to determine the names of Holocaust victims from Stryj and Skalat identified only by occupation in eyewitness testimonies collected by Yahad-In Unum (Father Patrick Desbois), I have collated directory entries from Stryj and Skalat in Excel spreadsheets which are now publicly available at ge...
by logan
Fri May 21, 2010 1:07 pm
Forum: Notes
Topic: 1939 Shanghai Address+Business Directory of Jewish Refugees
Replies: 2
Views: 33672

1939 Shanghai Address+Business Directory of Jewish Refugees

With permission of Old China Hand Press , we are pleased to add this important reference for researchers of the Jewish community of Shanghai. As explained in its introduction, Tess Johnston located a photocopy of the original 1939 edition and, through her publisher Old China Hand Press , and with pa...
by logan
Wed May 19, 2010 2:35 pm
Forum: Notes
Topic: 1918-1920 Polish Army Casualties
Replies: 0
Views: 15860

1918-1920 Polish Army Casualties

Most personal names are followed by abbreviations, typically indicating the unit in which the person served. The meaning (in Polish) of these abbreviations is explained beginning on image 20.

-Logan
by logan
Wed May 19, 2010 9:34 am
Forum: Notes
Topic: 1908, 1909 Warsaw Business and Address Directories
Replies: 4
Views: 28006

1908, 1909 Warsaw Business and Address Directories

The image number returned by the search engine is sometimes off by one, so, if you cannot find a match on the suggested image, please check the previous or subsequent image. Also, please notify me at logan@genealogyindexer.org if you discover such an error, and include the incorrectly-returned image...
by logan
Sat May 01, 2010 12:37 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Twitter @gindexer
Replies: 0
Views: 8924

Twitter @gindexer

[url http://twitter.com/gindexer]Follow us on Twitter at @gindexer[/url] to be notified when directories and other sources are added.

-Logan
by logan
Fri Apr 23, 2010 12:44 pm
Forum: Notes
Topic: Czech + Slovak surnames
Replies: 0
Views: 17839

Czech + Slovak surnames

If you are searching for a Czech or Slovak surname, be sure to try all forms, including masculine and feminine, singular and plural. In some cases, Genealogy Indexer will automatically try many forms for you. This will happen only when you have selected "Czech + Slovak" from the place drop-down menu...
by logan
Sat Apr 10, 2010 2:58 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Kondolencje
Replies: 0
Views: 8885

Kondolencje

Do naszych Polskich gości, nasze najgłębsze kondolencje na swoim tragicznym losem ofiar.

To our Polish visitors, our deepest condolences for your tragic loss.