Zoom meeting with E. Randol Schoenberg: “The Pros and Cons of Collaborative Genealogy on Geni.com”


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Date(s) - April 25, 2021
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

E. Randol Schoenberg

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JGSLA invites you to our next stay at home Zoom on-line meeting with E. Randol Schoenberg

Geni.com: The Pros and Cons of Collaborative Genealogy

April 25, 2021  Sunday Afternoon, meeting will start at 1:30 pm

The meeting was RECORDED, click here 

Members, please send the link to others that would like to attend

E. Randol Schoenberg, a frequent speaker for Jewish genealogical societies, gained fame from his representation of Maria Altman in her effort to recover six Gustav Klimt paintings that were stolen by the Nazis. A skilled public speaker, Schoenberg practices law and has been a lecturer at the University of Southern California’s Gould School of Law.   


Collaborative and social resources help simplify the process of researching genealogy and finding new branches of your family tree

Attorney Schoenberg is a volunteer curator for Geni.com and initiated or helped develop a number of important projects for Geni. In addition, he is a board member of JewishGen and a Co-Founder of the JewishGen Austria-Czech Special Interest Group. Furthermore, he administers the Schoenberg and Zeisl DNA Projects on Family Tree DNA. Publications of numerous articles concerning genealogy include, for example, “Is Our Tree Better Than My Tree? The Benefits and Pitfalls of Collaborative Genealogy”, “Finding My Jewish Ancestors in Prague”  and  “Beginner’s Guide to Austrian-Jewish Genealogy .“ He is a past President of the Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust. 


There will be no physical location so the JGSLA Traveling Library and Mentors Corner will NOT be available for this meeting.

JGSLA MEMBERS FREE – NO CHARGE FOR GUESTS, ALL ARE WELCOME, members, please share the ZOOM link with folks you know.