Useful Web Sites for Pommern Genealogy Researchers

Conference Info

 

Maps

http://www.kartenmeister.com/
One of the best town locators online. Will also tell you if anyone else is researching that town.

Research

http://mypomerania.com/
Online Records

http://www.ourtimelines.com/create_tl_2c.html
Create a timeline for someone in your family tree.

http://www.google.com/imghp?hl=en&tab=wi
Google images, put your German village name in, and your Polish village name in.

http://www2.genealogy.net/gene/faqs/sgg.html
Frequently asked questions for researchers.

http://www2.genealogy.net/gene/reg/POM/pommern.html
German genealogy – Pomerania.

http://www.polishroots.org/
An interesting collection of helpful links from researchers in Poland.

http://www.mnhs.org/search/people
Death certificates, 1908 – 2001, at the Minnesota History Center Library.

http://pommerndatenbank.de/index.html?sessid=e58bc61459a2aa893a1e5c996584d47e
Pommern Datenbank – What towns in Pommern have civil or church records. Put in the name of your town.

http://pommernkontakte.de/index.html
Pommern Kontakte – Who else is researching your name.

http://boards.ancestry.com
See if there is a whole message board regarding your family name. Click on alphabet.

http://www.ellisislandrecords.org/search/passSearch.asp?
Passenger search for Ellis Island 1892-1924.

https://www.familysearch.org/
Click on all record collections and type in Minnesota.

http://hinterpommern.de/
Gunthard Stuebs website with many links to literature and addressbooks. 

Travel

 

http://www.hotelsinpoland.com/podewils.htm
Hotel Podewils

Kreis Websites

http://www.rummelsburg.de/
Web page for Kreis Rummelsburg

http://www.belgard.org/
Web page for Kreis Belgard.

http://www.stolp.de/
Web page for Kreis Stolp.

http://www.cammin-pommern.de/hauptseite.htm
Web page for Kreis Cammin.

http://www.schlawe.de/
Web pages for Kreis Schlawe.

http://www.joachim-schulz.de/
Web page for Kreis Deutsch Krone

http://www.naugard.de/
Web page for Kreis Naugard.

http://www.lauenburg-pommern.de/
Web page for Kreis Lauenberg

http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mnprgm/Schlochau/index.html
Photos of Kreis Schlochau

http://www.kolberg-koerlin.de/
Web page for Kreis Kolberg-Körlin.

http://www.pyritz.org/
Web page for Kreis Pyritz.

Misc

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http://www.ngw.nl/
Coats of Arms for German towns.

http://www.buddel.de/bs/eflag5.htm
Buy flags of Pommerania, East or West Prussia.

Culture

http://pvcw.org/
Pommerscher Verein Central Wisconsin - to preserve the language and heritage of its member's ancestors

http://www.ak-ansichtskarten.de/xxxframeus.htm
Find old postcards. Choose online shop at the bottom.

http://www.germanspecialtyimport.com
German Specialty Imports of Prior Lake, Minnesota

http://www.google.com
Google language tools. Click on language tools and choose the languages to translate to and from

http://www.gai-mn.org/
The Germanic American Institute in Saint Paul, Minnesota

https://www.gaccmidwest.org/en/minnesota-chapter/
German American Chamber of Commerce - Minn. Chapter