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== Archives  ==
 
== Archives  ==
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/RG/guide/GER_T4_-_HowtoUsetheMeyersGazetteer.ASP?Aid=&Gid=&Lid=&Sid=&Sisgid=undefined&Did=&Juris1=&Event=&Year=&Gloss=&Sub=&Tab=&Entry=&Loc=undefined Using Meyer's Gazetteer]  
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/RG/guide/GER_T4_-_HowtoUsetheMeyersGazetteer.ASP?Aid=&Gid=&Lid=&Sid=&Sisgid=undefined&Did=&Juris1=&Event=&Year=&Gloss=&Sub=&Tab=&Entry=&Loc=undefined Using Meyer's Gazetteer]  
*Meyers Gazetteer online [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/FHSS&CISOPTR=38136 part 1 A-K], [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/FHSS&CISOPTR=39572 part 2 L-Z]
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*Meyers Gazetteer online part 1 A-K, {{FSbook|74680}}; part 2 L-Z , {{FSbook|74645}}
 
*[http://www.columbia.edu/acis/ets/Graesse/contents.html Orbis Latinus]  
 
*[http://www.columbia.edu/acis/ets/Graesse/contents.html Orbis Latinus]  
 
*[http://www.kartenmeister.com/preview/databaseuwe.asp Kartenmeister]
 
*[http://www.kartenmeister.com/preview/databaseuwe.asp Kartenmeister]
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*[http://www.columbia.edu/acis/ets/Graesse/contents.html Orbis Latinus Latin Place names]  
 
*[http://www.columbia.edu/acis/ets/Graesse/contents.html Orbis Latinus Latin Place names]  
*[[German_Word_List|German Genealogical Word List]] FamilySearch Wiki article  
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*[[German Word List|German Genealogical Word List]] FamilySearch Wiki article  
*[[Latin_Genealogical_Word_List|Latin Genealogical Word List]]  
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*[[Latin Genealogical Word List|Latin Genealogical Word List]]  
 
*[http://www.antiquusmorbus.com/German/GermanL.htm archaic mediccal terms&nbsp;](in English)  
 
*[http://www.antiquusmorbus.com/German/GermanL.htm archaic mediccal terms&nbsp;](in English)  
 
*[http://www.der-familienstammbaum.de/ahnenforschung/alte-krankheiten.php &nbsp;Old terms for illnesses ](in German)  
 
*[http://www.der-familienstammbaum.de/ahnenforschung/alte-krankheiten.php &nbsp;Old terms for illnesses ](in German)  
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*[http://www.grtpublications.com/Research.htm Book: Researching in Germany&nbsp;],a handbook for your visit to the homeland of your ancestors (link to publisher)  
 
*[http://www.grtpublications.com/Research.htm Book: Researching in Germany&nbsp;],a handbook for your visit to the homeland of your ancestors (link to publisher)  
 
*[http://wiki-en.genealogy.net/German_States_1871 English-language Gen-Wiki:the&nbsp;German States of 1871] (links to pages)  
 
*[http://wiki-en.genealogy.net/German_States_1871 English-language Gen-Wiki:the&nbsp;German States of 1871] (links to pages)  
*[[Microfilmed_German_church_records:_helpful_hints|German Church Record helpful hints]]
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*[[Microfilmed German church records: helpful hints|German Church Record helpful hints]]
  
 
== Social History  ==
 
== Social History  ==

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Archives

Biography

Calendars

Churches

Colonies

Concentration Camps

Culture

Databases

Digital Libraries

  • Retro-bib - digitized 19th Century reference works, including Meyers Konversationslexikon and the Brockhaus lexikon
  • Digibib - Digital Library on Genealogy.net in various categories, includes links to other digital libraries

Directories

Emigration and Immigration

Category: Germany

Gazetteers - general

Genealogy

General Information

Handwriting

Historical Geography

  Jewish

Language helps and guides

Maps

Military Records


Names - personal

  • Geogen - maps surnames by frequency, using the German online telphone directory

Newspapers

Although a digital archive of US newspapers, these can also be useful in searching for German ancestors.

Occupations

Regional Research Websites

   Research Guides

Social History

  Societies and other Resources 

Links to the major German genealogical societes are easily accessed through Genealogy.net at the Vereine (societies) portal

Town Lineage Books