Warren Blatt

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Introduction Warren Blatt is the Managing Director of JewishGen (www.jewishgen.org), the primary Internet site for Jewish genealogy, (an affiliate of the Museum of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial to the Holocaust). He is the author of Resources for Jewish Genealogy in the Boston Area (Jewish Genealogical Society of Greater Boston, 1996); and co-author (with Gary Mokotoff) of Getting Started in Jewish Genealogy (Avotaynu, 1999). He was the Chair of the 15th International Seminar on Jewish Genealogy. In 2004, he was awarded the IAJGS' Lifetime Achievement Award in Jerusalem. Warren has over 25 years of research experience with Russian and Polish Jewish records, and is the author of the "JewishGen FAQ: Frequently Asked Questions about Jewish Genealogy," located on the JewishGen website, as well as many other JewishGen InfoFiles.