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Bialystok Region Jewish Genealogy Group



Jewish Family History Foundation -- dedicated to the preservation, acquisition and dissemination of Jewish records from archives and other repositories in Eastern Europe. Their focus in the Grand Duchy of Lituania-Kingdom of Poland Commonwealth in the 18th Century 


        Bialys -- Kossar's Bialys


        Bialystok Ghetto

        Bialystok -- 1900 Jewish Encyclopedia

        Bialystok -- March of the Living

        A Brief History of Bialystok -- University of Białystok

        Holocaust Encyclopedia - Bialystok -- US Holocaust Memorial Museum

        Fighters of the Bialystok Ghetto -- Zabludow Memorial Website

        Bialystok Pogrom and Its Aftermath -- Chareidi World

        Bialystok Jewish Tourism -- from Where the Tailor Was a Poet..., by Adam Dylewski

        Ghetto Fighters of Bialystok -- Jewish Virtual Library

        Bialystok during Holocaust -- Simon Wiesenthal Center

        Bialystoker Synagogue in New York -- Homepage & Bialystok History

        The Great Synagogue  -- Zabludow Memorial Website

        Jewish Life in Bialystok -- a short film from Steven Spielberg Jerwish Film Archives at Hebrew University



        Marching for Life -- Article from Australian Jewish News

        Tykocin -- DIA Information Service

        Tykocin Jewish Tourism -- from Where the Tailor Was a Poet..., by Adam Dylewski

        Tykocin Album -- from Stan Goodman

         Pinkas haKehilot -- translated by Stan Goodman

        A Visit to Tykocin -- from scrapbookpages.com

        Tykocin Synagogue -- from David Dickerson


Other Nearby Shtetlach outside the BIALYGen Area


    Lomza Gubernia

        Jablonka -- a Zchor memorial from Ada Holtzman

        Jedwabne -- a Zchor memorial from Ada Holtzman

        Kolno -- a ShtetLinks site from Nathan Apkon

        Lomza -- a ShtetLinks site from Ted Hochstadt

        Nur  -- from Gabi Guri

        Radzilow -- Memorial by Jose Gutstein

        Szczuczyn -- Memorial by Jose Gutstein

        Wizna -- Memorial by Jose Gutstein

        Wysokie Mazowiecki -- a Zchor memorial from Ada Holtzman

        Zambrow -- site for Jewish Cemetery


    Suwalki Gubernia 

        Sejny -- a ShtetLinks site from Benjamin Eisenstein

        Suwalki -- a ShtetLink site from Lillian Faffer


    Wolkowysk/Volkovysk District, Belarus

        Porozow, Belarus -- a tribute from Scott Seligman 


Please submit links to websites of interest to BIALYGen researchers for Bialystok, other nearby towns in the BIALYGen area, or the region in general to Mark Halpern



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Last Updated on 18 September 2008.