Poland Websites

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*[http://www.dpcamps.org/ Displaced Persons' (DP) Camps]  
 
*[http://www.dpcamps.org/ Displaced Persons' (DP) Camps]  
 
*[http://www.jewishgen.org/galicia/ Gesher Galicia] The Special Interest Group for Galicia  
 
*[http://www.jewishgen.org/galicia/ Gesher Galicia] The Special Interest Group for Galicia  
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*[http://search.geshergalicia.org/ Gesher Galicia Database] The All Galicia Database
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*[http://genealogyindexer.org/ Genealogy Indexer] Historical directories
 
*[[Jewish Genealogy]] FamilySearch Wiki article  
 
*[[Jewish Genealogy]] FamilySearch Wiki article  
 
*[http://www.jewishgen.org/JRI-PL/ Jewish Records Indexing-Poland Home Page]  
 
*[http://www.jewishgen.org/JRI-PL/ Jewish Records Indexing-Poland Home Page]  
*[http://www.rtrfoundation.org/ Routes to Roots Foundation] Archive Database
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(business, address, telephone, etc.), yizkor books (memorials to Jewish communities destroyed during the Holocaust), and lists of Polish military officers. Most of the directories are from Poland, Galicia, or Romania.  
*[http://genealogyindexer.org/ Genealogy Indexer] Historical directories (business, address, telephone, etc.), yizkor books (memorials to Jewish communities destroyed during the Holocaust), and lists of Polish military officers. Most of the directories are from Poland, Galicia, or Romania.  
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Example of a Jewish town history (Yitzkor book translations).  
*[http://www.zchor.org/rozan/rozan.htm We Remember Jewish Rozhan!] Example of a Jewish town history (Yitzkor book translations).
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*[http://www.yadvashem.org.il/ Yad Vashem] Site for Jewish Holocaust-Shoah victim's names with pages of testimony.  
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*[http://www.museumoffamilyhistory.com/ce/ghetto/lodz-ghetto-cemetery.htm Łódź Ghetto Cemetery Burial Lists]  
 
*[http://www.museumoffamilyhistory.com/ce/ghetto/lodz-ghetto-cemetery.htm Łódź Ghetto Cemetery Burial Lists]  
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*[http://www.yadvashem.org.il/ Yad Vashem] Site for Jewish Holocaust-Shoah victim's names with pages of testimony.
 
*[http://www.jewishgalicia.net/ Jewish History in Galicia and Bukovina]  
 
*[http://www.jewishgalicia.net/ Jewish History in Galicia and Bukovina]  
 
*[http://www.jewishmuseum.org.pl/index.php?lang=en Museum of the History of Polish Jews]  
 
*[http://www.jewishmuseum.org.pl/index.php?lang=en Museum of the History of Polish Jews]  
 
*[http://www.jewishlodzcemetery.org/EN/Home/Default.aspx Łódź Jewish Cemetery]  
 
*[http://www.jewishlodzcemetery.org/EN/Home/Default.aspx Łódź Jewish Cemetery]  
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*[http://www.rtrfoundation.org/ Routes to Roots Foundation] Archive Database
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*[http://www.sztetl.org.pl/?lang=en_GB Virtual Shtetl]  
 
*[http://www.sztetl.org.pl/?lang=en_GB Virtual Shtetl]  
 
*[http://cemetery.jewish.org.pl/ Warsaw Jewish Cemetery at Okopowa Street and Jewish cemeteries in Mazovia]
 
*[http://cemetery.jewish.org.pl/ Warsaw Jewish Cemetery at Okopowa Street and Jewish cemeteries in Mazovia]
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*[http://www.zchor.org/rozan/rozan.htm We Remember Jewish Rozhan!]
  
 
=== Language and Languages  ===
 
=== Language and Languages  ===

Revision as of 14:48, 3 August 2011

The following websites are only a small sample of the wonderful sites that can be found to help with Polish genealogical research. It is not possible to give all the websites available for each category. However, those provided should emphasize the use of the Internet to further Polish research and knowledge of Polish ancestors' homeland.

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Archives & Libraries

Church Records

Church Directories

Civil Registration

Directories

Emigration and Immigration

  • Hamburg Passenger Lists FamilySearch Wiki article. Note: the old Hamburg Passenger Lists Resource Guide has been incorporated into this article.
  • Germans from Russia discusses strategies for finding German-speaking immigrants to Russia and Poland.

Gazetteers

Genealogy

General Information

Heraldry

History

Historical Geography

Jewish Records

(business, address, telephone, etc.), yizkor books (memorials to Jewish communities destroyed during the Holocaust), and lists of Polish military officers. Most of the directories are from Poland, Galicia, or Romania. Example of a Jewish town history (Yitzkor book translations).

Language and Languages

Maps

Military Records

Names Personal

Regional Research

Research in Middle Poland

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