L'dor V'dor (from generation to generation)

Learn the basics of Jewish genealogical research and DNA testing. Learn how to use free online databases to find ancestors and connect with new relatives. Learn how DNA testing can generate interesting discoveries about your ancestors and the ethnicity of Jewish people. By preserving your Jewish past, you will be honouring your parents (Exodus 20:12) and will be leaving a legacy for future generations. Discovering the stories of one’s ancestors is what genealogy is all about.

“Remember the days of old, consider the years of many generations”. (Deut. 32:7. Parsha Ha’azinu).



Jerry Scherer

Jewish Genealogical Society of Toronto

Vice President - Communications