Journey Back in Time: In Search of Crypto-Jewish Ancestors
A Wyner Family Jewish Heritage Center event in partnership with Vilna Shul and the Jewish Genealogy Society of Greater Boston
Wednesday, March 25, 6:30 PM
American Ancestors Research Center, 99-101 Newbury Street, Boston, MA
Tracing her family back 15 generations to 1405 pre-Inquisition Spain, Genie Milgrom was able to unravel the web of lies and deceit that her family had spun around themselves in order to survive the Spanish Inquisition. This fascinating story brought her on a journey she could have never imagined.
About our Guest:
Genie Milgrom served as President of the Society for Crypto Judaic Studies at Colorado State University and as President of the JGS of Greater Miami. Her books My 15 Grandmothersand How I Found My 15 Grandmothershave won Latino Author Book Awards. She is an internationally acclaimed speaker.