Bukovina Genealogical Resources

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Thanks to Bruce Reisch and Mrele Kastner -- a trove of Bukovia research information -- A fine place to start your research:

Radauti Cemetery Preservation/Indexing:

JOWBR -> Bukovina cemetery records including 16,000 records from Cz. and records from Radauti, Suceava, Bucecea, Cirlibaba, Gura Humorului and Banyliv: http://www.jewishgen.org/databases/cemetery/

City of Chernivtsi Official Website:

This is Hugo Gold's two volume history of the Jews in Bukovina with many photographs:

Steven Lasky's Museum of Family History (Czernowitz page):
http://www.museumoffamilyhistory.com/lee-czernowitz.htm  Be sure to check out the rest of the Museum too.

Peter Elbau is not a genealogist but has collected a wealth of interesting material about Bukovina, Czernowitz, and Jewish life in the area. An eclectic and interesting site:

The JGen shtetlink site for Radautz designed by Bruce Reisch: http://www.shtetlinks.jewishgen.org/radauti/radautz.html

Also designed by Bruce Reich, the Sadgura shtetlink site:

The blog at http://www.ghostsofhome.com/ serves as a site to announce and describe lectures and other events connected to Marianne Hirsch and Leo Spitzer's book "Ghosts of Home," to Czernowitz and the Bukowina, and to other East European cities and town that were once home to sizable Jewish populations.

The 'Big Mother' of all Jewish Genealogy sites starts here: