Scans of passports may be ordered directly from the Jewish Genealogy & Family Heritage Center at The Emanuel Ringelblum Jewish Historical Institute. Click here to send email.
Researchers with an interest in passports for family members must identify themselves as relatives when requesting copies of the passports from the Family Heritage Center at the Jewish Historical Institute.
There are more than 2600 different surnames represented in the Passports.
JRI-Poland had developed a list of all surnames in the Polish Passports file, correlating each surname to the towns of birth and residence associated with that surnames in the file. Checking this SURNAME/Town list may refresh your memory about the names of family members you may have forgotten and for whom you can now search.
Click here for a list of all SURNAMES extracted from the Polish Passports file, along with the towns of birth and residence that apply to these surnames.