1793-1794 Land Records of South Prussia. Compiled and
posted by R. Reuben Drefs February 2004. This database provides
83 volumes of information from the 1793-1794 South Prussia Land
Registration Records. These land records provide the head of
household names of nobility villages. They do not include towns
and villages owned by the state which are sometimes called crown
lands, in German Amtsdoerfer.
Deutsches biographisches Archiv 1871-1990. Michael
Dr. Rademachers deutsch-österreichisches Ortsbuch 1871-1990.
Information about German and Austrian towns from 1871-1990.
Dynamische Linkliste Pommern Links to Pomeranian
- FEEFHS (Federation of
East European Family History Societies) is a major resource for
Germanic genealogy searches.
GEOserv - a German town locator / Ein Service um Städte in
Deutschland zu finden (In English and German)
Die Internetseite des Vereins Ostpommern e. V. - Verein für
Familienforschung und Heimatkunde. Click on the Kreis site on the
map and it will
list all of the villages for the Kreis, including population
village where they attended church, the name of the town for civil
registration and the name of the town where the district court
courthouse) was located.
Genealogical Society. Through the IGS Research Committee,
volunteers open the unique resources of the Immigrant Library to
genealogists across the United States and overseas via mail
requests. Searches now offered include: German telephone books
on CDs; Numerous maps, gazetteers and atlases; Indexes to
surnames researched by German genealogists; Lists of German
genealogists; Published lists of arriving immigrants;
Immigrants List database of over 3,500 persons; and over 100
volumes of German genealogies.
Most comprehensive database of it’s kind in the world. It
contains 60007 locations (Pommern-8211; Posen-7647;
Schlesien-13338; Ostpreussen-18694; Westpreussen-8996; and
Brandenburg-3121) with over 20,000 name changes once, and 5,500
thrice. All locations are EAST of the Oder and Neisse rivers and
are based on the borders of the eastern provinces in Spring
1918. Included in this database are the following provinces:
East Prussia, including Memel, West Prussia, Brandenburg, Posen,
Pomerania, and Silesia. It currently list most towns or points,
points being : Mills, some bridges, battlefields, named trees,
cenotaphs etc. As more information becomes available, (books,
maps, your input etc) this database will be updated. Compiled
by Uwe-Karsten Krickhah of Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada. (In
German, English and other languages)
Project started in May 2011 to index Pomeranian church records.
Gunthard Stübs and the Pommersche Forschungsgemeinschaft,
80336 München, Germany
In our documents are registered the Germans, who lived between 1939 and 1945 in the former east areas of Germany as well as Germans, who settled in East Europe and Soviet Union and were forced to leave their home due to flight and ejection. The almost complete data contain current more than 20 Million persons, sorted by their residence in the past.
Mecklenburgkontakte. Participant database for family
researchers in Mecklenburg.
Mecklenburg Emigrant Database. Information regarding about
10,000 persons has already been entered into the database from
documents held by the Mecklenburg Main State Archive at
Schwerin. Many of these records are "Permit To Emigrate" forms
approved for departing emigrants. Records from other archives
holding similar records and from books or articles may be
Die Organisation der Kirchen in Deutschland 1871-1945.
Churches in Germany, 1871-1945.
Villages and Places. Pommern Wegwieser duch ein Unvergessens
Land (Pommern Guide to Places) by Johannes Hinz.
- Pommerndatenbank -
the database for genealogy in Pommern. Die Pommerndatenbank ist
eine spezielle Datenbank für ganz
Pommern, die den Familien-
und ortsgeschichtlichen Forschern wertvolle Hilfsmittel und
andere Möglichkeiten für ihre Forschung bereitstellen möchte.
By Gunthard Stübs.
With 3325 participants the Pommernkontakte is the largest and
most up-to-date researcher database for family researchers in
Pommern. The target of the
database is to bring together all Pomeranian family researchers
and other interested parties in the internet to allow and
encourage contacts and an information exchange.
- Die Pommerschen Leute in
aller Welt (the Pomeranian People in the World). Is a web
site by Heinz Dieter Donicht featuring history, emigration,
database, maps and photos of Pomerania and Pomeranians who went
to Brazil in the 1800’s. Donicht family history and research
information is also included. Hosts live Saturday Pommern chats.
(In English and German)
Pommerscher Verein Freistadt Database Search. Searchable
database for Pommern surnames. (In German and English)
Preußisches Provinz Pommern (1871-1945). Michael Rademacher.
- Stübs, Gunthard. "Pommerkontakte: The Virtual Archive for
All Pomeranian Family Researchers." Die Pommerschen Leute.
29, 1 (Spring 2006) 6-7. Pommernkontakte is one of the
largest archives of genealogy.
- Stübs, Gunthard. "Pommernkontakte: The Virtual Archive That
Can Be Used All [sic]Pomeranian Researchers." Die
Pommerschen Leute, 29, 2 (Summer 2006) 29. The database
provides an opportunity to get in touch with over 5,000 other
family researchers in Pommern.
- Die Vorfahren Index Search Page. Die Pommerschen Leute. The quarterly publication Die Pommerschen Leute includes family group sheets that have been submitted by our subscribers. The full names for each family group sheet are included in a searchable index so that researchers can locate family group sheets that may be related to their research.