Links and Resources

PGSCTNE Yahoo Groups
Archival Resources in Canada
Archival Resources in Europe
Archival Resources in Germany
Archival Resources and Vital Records in the United States
Archives - State - Northeastern United States
Books and Software
Digitized Records
Email Groups
Genealogical Societies
    United States
    Other Societies and Organizations
Geography and Maps
Immigration and Naturalization, Passenger Lists and Ships
Jewish Genealogy
Languages and Translations
Libraries in Canada and the United States
Libraries in Poland
Libraries - State - Northeastern United States
Polish Traditions and Customs

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Archival Resources in Canada

Archival Sources for the Study of Polish Canadians
Canada Genealogy Forum
Canada Genealogy Links
Canada Gen Web
Canada History
Canada Military Heritage
Canadian Records
Canadian Passenger List Records - TheShipsList
Immigrants to Canada
Library and Archives in Canada
Polish Heritage in Canada
Polish Institute of Arts and Sciences in Canada, The Library of Poland
Saskatchewan Genealogical Society

Archival Resources in Europe

Repositories of Primary Sources


Archives of Belarus
Belarus Data Collections
Belarus Genealogy
Belarus Genealogy Resources
Belarus Gen Web
Belarus Resources
Belarus, Wikitravel
Directories of Cities, Towns and Regions
History of Belarus
Merchant Business Book of Addresses in Poland 1929
The Virtual Guide to Belarus


Galicia Administrative Map
Galicia Genealogy Resources
General Map as of the Mid 19th Century
History of Galicia - Eastern Europe
The All Galicia Database
The Austrian Archives Project 
Vital Records for Galician Towns


Directories of Cities, Towns and Regions in Lithuania
History of Lithuania
Jewish Community in Lithuania
Lithuanian Archives
Lithuanian Genealogical Research
Lithuania Genealogy Resources
Lithuania Gen Web
Lithuanian Global Genealogical Society
Lithuania State Historical Archives
Lithuania, Wikitravel


Archives in Poland
Catholic Directory
Churches in Poland by City
Confederation of Polish Nobility
Dioceses of the Catholic Church in Poland
Directories of Cities, Towns and Regions in Poland
Genealogy Indexer
History of Poland - Timeline
Jewish Virtual Library, Poland
Poland Church Records
Poland Genealogy Resources
Poland Gen Web Archives
Poland Holdings of the Polish State Archives
Polish Prisoners at Stutthof Nazi Concentration Camp 1939-1944
Poland Websites
Polish Letter Writing Guide
Polish National Archives
Polish Parish Records Index
Polish Soldiers Who are Buried in France
Polish State Archives, Head Office
  ELA - The Registers of Population in Archival Materials
  IZA - Inventories of Archival Fonds
  PRADZIAD - The Programme for the Registration of Records
  from Parish and Public (Civil) Registers
  SEZAM - Archival Fonds
Poznań Marrriage Indexing Project
Rzeszów Vital Records
Słupca, Poland Genealogy:  Indexes to Births, Marriages and Deaths
Trzebownisko Cemetery
Warsaw Death Notices from Nasz Przegląd, 1923 and 1937-1938
Wiżajny Parish Cemetery, Suwałki, Poland


History of Russia
Jewish Virtual Library, Russia
Russia Genealogy Resources
Russian Ancestry Research Services
Russian Genealogy and Family History
Russian GenWeb Project
Russian National Archives
Russian Regional Archives
Russians to the United States Index 1834-1897


Archives of Ukraine
BRAMA - History of Ukraine
Canadian Site With Ukrainian Genealogy Information
Carpathian Connection
Carpatho-Rusyn Knowledge Base
Central State Historical Archives of Ukraine in Lviv
Directories of Cities, Towns and Regions in Ukraine
Genealogy of Halychyna / Eastern Galicia
Information Resource About Ukraine and Ukrainians
Jewish Virtual Library, Ukraine
Lemko Village Resource Guide
Ukraine GenWeb
Ukrainian Directories at the Library of Congress
Ukrainian Genealogical Research Bureau
Ukrainian Genealogy Society
Vital Records for Galician Towns, Polish Roots

Archival Resources in Germany

Evangelical Central Archive in Berlin
German Federal Archives
German Research on the Internet
German State Archives and Libraries
Germany:  Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths
Germany:  Records, Resources, Research Tools and More!
Jewish Resources
Libraries in Germany
Lutheran Archives
The Catholic Directory

Archival Resources and Vital Records in the United States

Census Online
Directory of State and Territorial Archives and Records Programs
Free Public Records Search Directory
Genealogy Websites
Internet Polish Genealogical Source
Library of Congress, European Rading Room
National Archives and Record Administration (NARA)
New York City Area Vital Records and Indexes
Pennsylvania Mining Resources
Social Security Death Index
United States Citizen and Immigration Services
United States Social Security Index - 1935 to current

Archives - State - Northeastern United States

Connecticut State Archives
Delaware State Archives
Maine State Archives
Maryland State Archives
Massachusetts State Archives
New Hampshire State Archives
New Jersey State Archives
New York State Archives
Pennsylvania State Archives
Rhode Island State Archives
Vermont State Archives

Books and Software

Ancestral Quest (for Windows)
Brother's Keeper (for Windows)
Family Tree Maker Software
Language and Lineage Press
 Included in this site are the following books:
    1.  In Their Words:  A Genealogist's Translation Guide to
     Polish,    German, Latin and Russian Documents.  Volume III:
     Latin (NEW), Polish and Russian by Jonathan D. Shea and
     William F. Hoffman
   2.  Going Home:  A Guide to Polish-Amnerican Family History by
     Jonathan D. Shea
   3.  Parish Affiliations of Villages in the Former Archdiocese of
     Wilno by Jonathan D. Shea and Diane Bojniewicz Szepanski.
Legacy Family Tree
Polish American Journal
Polish Art Center
Reunion Ten (for Macintosh)
The Master Genealogist (for Windows)

Digitized Records

Digitized Genealogy Records Online
Historical Record Collections - Canada
Historical Record Collections - Europe
Historical Record Collections - United States
National Archives Experience - Digital Vaults
National Digital Archives
New Jersey Digital Highway
New York Online Genealogy Records
Online Searchable Death Indexes and Records

Family Tree DNA
Genetic Genealogy
International Society of Genetic Genealogy
Oxford Ancestors
World Families

Email Groups

Poland Roots, Marie Dallas, Moderator
Polish_Genius, Debbie Greenlee, Moderator


Belarus Gazetteers
Geograficzny Królestwa Polskiego I Innych Krajów Słowiańskich Dictionary
JewishGen Gazetteer
Lithuania Gazetteers
Poland Gazetteers
Russian Gazetteers
Skorowidz Miejscowości Rzeczypospolitej Polskiej
Słownik Geograficzny - On Line
Spis Gazetteer of Poland
Spis Miejscowści Polskiej Rzeczypospolitej Ludowej Dictionary
Ukraine Gazetteers
United State Gazetteer Files

Genealogical Societies


Bluro Uslug Genealogicznych Genorootssa>
Central Poland Genealogical Society
Galicyjskie Towarzystwo Genealogiczne     
Kaliskie Towarzystwo Genealogiczne 
Kujawsko-Pomorskie Towarzystwo Genealogiczne
Lubelskie Towarzystwo Genealogiczne
Lubuskie Towarzystwo Genealogiczne
Małopolskie Towarzystwo Genealogiczne
Polskie Towarzystwo Heraldyczne PTHer
Polskiego Towarzystwa Genealogicznego 
Pomorskie Towarzystwo Genealogiczne
Śląskie Towarzystwo Genealogiczne
Suwalskie Towarzystwo Genealogiczne 
Świętokrzyskie Towarzystwo Genealogiczne "Świętogen"  
Towarzystwo Genealogiczne Centralnej Polski
Towarzystwo Genealogiczne Ziemi Częstochowskiej
Towarzystwo Genealogiczno-Heraldyczne
Warszawskie Towarzystwo Genealogiczne WTG
Wielkopolskie Towarzystwo Genealogiczne Gniazdo

United States

Polish Genealogical Society of Connecticut and the Northeast
Polish Genealogical Society of America
Polish Genealogical Society of California 
Polish Genealogical Society of Greater Cleveland
Polish Genealogical Society of Massachusetts
Polish Genealogical Society of Michigan  
Polish Genealogical Society of Minnesota 
Polish Genealogical Society of New York State
Polish Genealogical Society of Texas
Toledo Polish Genealogical Society

Other Societies and Organizations

Ancestry. com 
Carpatho-Rusyn Society
Cyndi's List
East European Genealogical Society  
Family Search
Federation of East European Family History Societies 
Federation of Genealogical Societies 
Genealogy of Halychyna / Eastern Galicia 
GenWeb’s Resources   
Holocaust Genealogy 
Jewish Gen
Kosciuszko Foundation, New England Chapter
Lithuanian Global Genealogical Society 
My Heritage  
National Genealogical Society 
Olive Tree Genealogy  
PAHA Polish American Historical Association
PIASA - Polish Institute of Arts and Sciences of America
Polish American Congress   
Polish American Foundation
Polish Center of Discovery and Learning at Elms College
Polish Nobility Association Foundation 
Polish Roots
Pomeranian Website 
Saskatchewan Genealogical Society 
Slovak and Carpatho-Rusyn Genealogy Research Pages - The Guide to the Slovak Republic   
Society of Genealogists - For researchers with Polish links to Great Britain
Stephen Morse Search Engines 
Ukrainian Genealogy Society
U. S. GenNet Index of Online U.S. State and Historical and
Genealogical Societies


Geography and Maps

Atlas of the German Empire
Belarus - White Russia 1882
Central and Western Europe 1815
David Rumsey Map Collection
Expedia Maps
FEEFHS Map Library 
Galicia - As of the Mid 19th century
General Atlas of the Russian Empire
Geography and Map Reading Room-Library of Congress
Index of German-Polish and Polish-German Names of the Localities in Poland & Russia -  by Anna Słuszkiewicz    
Map Collections, Library of Congress
Map of Galicia - Southwest Russia
Map Quest
Maps of Belarus
Military Mapping Survey of Austria-Hungary
Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection  Includes maps of United States, Belarus, Poland, Russia and Ukraine
Poland GenWeb Maps
Polish Provinces 1902
Russia in Europe - North 1908
The Gesher Galicia Map Room
The 1900 Collection: Maps and Plans of Yesteryear

Immigration and Naturalization

Castle Garden
Ellis Island
Ellis Island - The Immigration Experience
European Immigration
Immigrant Ancestors Project
Immigration, Emigration & Migration, Cyndi's List
Immigration:  Polish Roots
Immigration Records:  NARA
Immigration to the U.S. in the Modern Era:  History, Trends and Laws
National Archives Holdings of Alien Registration Files
National Archives Immigration Records
National Archives Naturalization Records
New York City Immigrants - Austria, Galicia, Poland 1890
U.S. Immigration Services

Passenger Lists

Ancestor Search Passenger Lists 
Boston Passenger Lists Indexes 1902-1920 
Bremen Passenger Lists
Bremen Ship Passengers 1904-1914 
Finding Passenger Lists and Immigration Records 1820-1940
    By Joe Beine

Gienvick-Giønvik Archives
Hamburg Passenger Lists 1850-1934:  A Resource Guide
Hamburg Passenger Lists - Family 
Immigration Antwerp, A Port for All Nationalities 
National Archives Immigration Records 
New York Passenger Arrival Records 1820-1957
One-Step Web pages by Stephen P. Morse  
Passenger Lists Holland-America Line 1900-1940                      
Searching the Hamburg Passenger Lists in One Step
   by Stephen P. Morse 
Ships and Passenger Lists, Cyndi's List 
U.S. Ports of Arrival and their Available Passenger Lists 1820-1957
What You'll Learn From Passenger Lists by Myra Vanderpool Gormley, C.G.


Cimorelli Immigration Manifests Online 
Immigrant Ships Transcribers Guild:  Austria, Poland and Galicia
   Immigrants 1889
Morton Allen Ship Directory    
The Ships List
U.S. Flag Ships including U.S. Maritime Commission Ships

Languages and Translations

A Brief Guide to Latin Numbers   
Latin Numbers 1 - 100   
Polish Alphabet
Lithuanian Alphabet
Russian Alphabet
Ukrainian Alphabet

Libraries in Canada and the United States

Canadian Polish Congress 
Directory of Genealogy Libraries in the United States  
Libraries and Archives in Canada
Library of Congress - European Reading Room 
Library of Congress - Polish Directories 
Montreal Polish Library
Polish Institute of Arts and  Sciences in Canada, Library of Poland  

Libraries in Poland

Library in Warsaw
Czartoryski Library, Kraków 
Digital Library of Wielkopolska    
Jagiellonian Library
Jewish Institute Library, Warsaw 
Library of the University of Gdańsk  
Library of the University of Silesia
Lubelski Catholic University Library
Małopolska Digital Library  
National Library of Poland 
Provincial and Municipal Public Library in Bydgoszcz
Raczyński Library, Poznań 
Silesia Library, Katowice    
Szczecin University, Main Library  
University of Poznań Library   
University of Toruń Library, Nicholas Copernicus University 
University of Warsaw Library
Warsaw Community Public Library  
Warsaw Public Library
Wrocław University Library

Libraries - State - Northeastern United States  

Connecticut State Library
Delaware State Library
Maine State Library
Maryland State Library    
Massachusetts State Library
New Hampshire State Library
New Jersey State Library 
New York State Library
Pennsylvania State Library
Rhode Island State Library
Vermont State Library


Access to Archival Databases (AAD)
Central Military Archives in Warsaw
Connecticut Military Census, 1917
Connecticut Service Records:  Men and Women in the Armed Forcesof the U.S. During WW, 1917-1920
    Volume 1 - contains a list of abbreviations; starts with Andover
                     and ends with a partial listing of Hartford veterans
    Volume 2 - Begins with the remaining Hartford veterans and ends
                     with Plainfield
    Volume 3 - Completes Plainfield list of veterans and ends with
                     Woodstock.  An alphabetical index of the 66,000+
                     veterans listed in all volumes follows.
Connecticut State Library
Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010
Genealogy and Military Records
Haller's Army
Haller's Army - Polish Roots
National Archives and Records Administration
Online World War II Indexes and Records
Polish Soldiers Who Died in France
U.S. Marine Corps Muster Rolls, 1798-1958
U.S. World War I Draft Registration Cards 1917-1918
U.S. World War II Navy Muster Rolls, 1938-194


Hamburg BallinStadt Museum
Historical Museum of Kraków
Institute of National Remembrance
Kresy-Siberia Virtual Museum
Museums, Archives and Polish Libraries
Muzeum Wojska Polskiego
National Museum, Kraków
National Museum, Warsaw
Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Polish American Culture Center
Polish Museums, List of
The Balzekas Museum of Lithuanian Culture
The Polish Museum of America


PGSCTNE'S Newsletter, Pathways and Passages
Dick Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter
GenDobry Newsletter - William F. Hoffman, Editor

Polish Traditions and Customs

Polish Christmas
Polish Desserts
Polish Easter Customs
Polish Food
Polish Holidays
Polish Recipes
Polish Wedding Customs