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Genealogy in Poland.
This Poland genealogy group is dedicated to helping people with researching their Polish ancestry, offering a genealogy chatroom, Poland genealogy links and a Poland genealogy message forum.
Latest Activity: Jun 8
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I have hit a brickwall and could use a hint or out-right help.Joannes Czekaj ( Americanized John Checki) was born abt 1832 in Eastern Europe. There is some confusion whether he came from Germany, Prussia, or PolandHe ended up in Seneca, Wisconsin…Continue
They came here from Silesia Poland. Anyone know how to read Polish language? I found sites with lots of names that look familiar but apparently Bednorz there is like Jones here. I need to read Polish to actually figure out which is which…Continue
Hello!I have been researching my family for about 3 years. I have a difficult time in finding many records from Poland. I was able to find one that I was looking for on the Poznan Project. My Great Great Grandparents were listed there as having…Continue
Hello My grandparents were from PolandMartin Kuzniar from LancutAnna Boski or Boska from Wela PzThey both came to American around 1904 to 1906Arrived in Pa. Me \t and married in Pa. lived in Pa and West Virginia…Continue
Her name was Adele Schiman/Schimanski. She was born abt Dec 1899 in German/Poland. I don't know where at. She left Belgium 1907 to come to the USA with her Mother 1 of her sisters and a brother to meet up with her Father. The ship was the Finland,…Continue
Hi all My great great grandfathers' brother married a Wilhemina Auustine Wendlandt apparently in Gostynin, Poland. If they continued to live there or not I am not sure or for how long. So far the only clue I have is tha they may have had 2 children…Continue
Am also doing research in Prussia, East and West. It is also called Poland; I suppose the difference is caused by the time period you are working in. Am looking for Czekaj ( Checki) in West Poland, Poznan Province around Gluszyna.In East Prussia my…Continue
We are planning a trip to Poland next September to do some family searching. My husband's family is from Jaroslaw. Does anyone know the best place to look for records? We are flying into Warsaw so assume there would be somewhere to start there?We…Continue
I am hoping that someone may be able to help with Gustav. He was born in 1882 in Dantzig then Germany and I know that his father was Henri. Gustav arrived in England about 1905 as a butcher and we think with the surname Perlice he married in…Continue