Privacy Policy

The Jewish Genealogical Society of Washington State ("JGSWS") has adopted and implemented this Privacy Policy as part of our commitment to protecting your personal information from misuse.

Personal Information
You do not have to provide personal information to use the web site. We collect such personal information only when you provide it to us - for example, when subscribing to our newsletter; answering surveys; participating in message boards. You may be asked to provide your contact information (such as your name, postal address, telephone numbers, and/or e-mail address), Your contact information is used to respond to your inquiries, for example, to send you family information or to respond to your email inquiries. We may share information that we collect about our users with our members, and we may send you periodic mailings with information on our programs and membership that we think may be of interest to you, updates to our web site, or upcoming events. If you no longer wish to receive such mailings, you may unsubscribe from our mailing list at any time by emailing us at

Note: Because of the concerns for privacy of individuals, any data displayed on this website will not contain the date and place of birth for any living person, nor will source notes be displayed. Some vital data of persons born 100 years ago without a death date known may be listed.

Links to Third Party Sites

This site may contain links to third-party Web sites. The linked sites are not under our control, and we are not responsible for the privacy practices or the contents of any linked site. We are providing these links only as a convenience, and the inclusion of a link on our Sites does not imply our endorsement of the linked site.


All material contained herein is provided for the free use of those researching their family origins. Commercial use by anyone is strictly prohibited. Uploading or contributing to commercial genealogy publishers, .Com companies & Advertisers is strictly prohibited.

Contributors recognize and acknowledge upon submission, that material may be distributed freely provided it is used for non-commercial use only.