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The Resource Trace your German roots online : a complete guide to German genealogy websites, James M. Beidler

Trace your German roots online : a complete guide to German genealogy websites, James M. Beidler

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Trace your German roots online : a complete guide to German genealogy websites
Title
Trace your German roots online
Title remainder
a complete guide to German genealogy websites
Statement of responsibility
James M. Beidler
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explore your Germanic heritage from the comfort of your own computer! Trace your German roots online highlights important German resources on popular genealogy websites including Ancestry.com and FamilSearch.org, as well as lesser known resources such as Archion.de. With helpful illustrated step by step instructions, you'll learn how to use each site to its fullest potential for German genealogy, including how to get around language barriers and navigate the various German states that have existed throughout the centuries. In addition, this book contains links to the best websites to consult when answering key German genealogy questions, from unpuzzling place names to locating living relatives in the old country. The book features trips to find and use German databases, records, and research tools on Ancestry.com, FamilySearch.org and other popular genealogy websites. Guidance for helpful German-focused research websites, including how to translate using foreign language sites. Recommended websites for accomplishing key German research tasks, worksheets to log research progress and at a glance guides to help you identify important terms and resources
Cataloging source
GZG
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1960-
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Beidler, James M.
Dewey number
929.107204
Illustrations
  • maps
  • photographs
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Ancestors
  • Families
  • Families
  • Internet
  • Germany
  • Germany
Target audience
adult
Label
Trace your German roots online : a complete guide to German genealogy websites, James M. Beidler
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Beginnning your German research -- Researching German genealogy on the internet -- Untangling German place names and surnames -- Familysearch.org: The largest free genealogy website -- Ancestry.com: The ultimate uber-site -- Genealogy.net: Two websites in one -- Myheritage: A forest of family trees -- Archion: Protestant church records galore -- How do I identify my ancestors' place of origin? -- Where else can I access church records -- How do I contact people and places in Germany? -- What organizations and archives can help my research? -- How can social media sites help? What else should I add to my toolbox?
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
207 pages
Isbn
9781440345180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps, photographs
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn946051482
  • (OCoLC)946051482
  • 1246782
  • 1308069
  • 1308069
Label
Trace your German roots online : a complete guide to German genealogy websites, James M. Beidler
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Beginnning your German research -- Researching German genealogy on the internet -- Untangling German place names and surnames -- Familysearch.org: The largest free genealogy website -- Ancestry.com: The ultimate uber-site -- Genealogy.net: Two websites in one -- Myheritage: A forest of family trees -- Archion: Protestant church records galore -- How do I identify my ancestors' place of origin? -- Where else can I access church records -- How do I contact people and places in Germany? -- What organizations and archives can help my research? -- How can social media sites help? What else should I add to my toolbox?
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
207 pages
Isbn
9781440345180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps, photographs
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn946051482
  • (OCoLC)946051482
  • 1246782
  • 1308069
  • 1308069

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