Heritage Florida Jewish News - Central Florida's Independent Jewish Voice

Genie Milgrom - in search of her Crypto-Jewish ancestors

 

December 18, 2020

Genie Milgrom

As part of their monthly guest speakers via zoom "Physically Apart - Emotionally Together," Chabads of North and Greater Orlando invite you to hear the fascinating story of Genie Milgrom on Wednesday, Dec. 23, at 7:30 p.m.

Genie will share her journey back in time as she crossed the globe in search of her Crypto-Jewish ancestors.

Genie Milgrom was born in Havana, Cuba, into a Roman Catholic Family of Spanish Ancestry.  

According to Jewish law, one's Jewishness is determined by their maternal line, no matter how long they are living as gentiles. Amazingly, Genie was able to find 15 grand...



For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.

 

Reader Comments(0)

 
 

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2021