From records to community

I've spent years collecting data on the Jewish residents of Homestead—from well-known websites, obscure volumes, and everything in between—so I can reconstruct the history of this neglected community.

Can't find your Homestead ancestor here? This database currently has little data past 1918. Check the list of records for more details, or contact me directly—I have much more than I've posted so far.

People

Here you'll find data for 1,482 Jewish Homesteaders and 218 related people, drawn from the full tree of 3,728 people.

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Records

So far this site includes 19,588 records from 11 online and off-line sources. Much more is on its way!

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Goals

What can this data tell us about Homestead's Jewish community?

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