A German Genealogy Library is maintained in the Augsburg Stube, located off the Rathskeller of the Dayton Liederkranz-Turner. Members are welcome to use and check out books for personal use. Instructions for Library loan are on the table next to the books. Please click on the link below to access the list of books available for loan.
Next Presentation Details
Add to your knowledge of genealogy and learn from some exciting speakers at the following meetings and presentations:
The German Genealogy Group will hold its first meeting of the new year on Saturday, January 24, in the Dayton Liederkranz Ratskeller. It will be a Work/Share Session. Please bring your research problems, items to be translated or German Script to be deciphered. Mentors, long time members of the group, with years of genealogy experience and knowledge of the German language will be there to help, Please bring the necessary family research and your portable computers. We have wifi in the DLT Ratskeller and hope we can assist you with some new sites in Germany.
There is NO FEBRUARY MEETING. Members are encouraged to attend the Family History Jamboree.
The Family History Jamboree will be held on February 21st, 2015. It is free, an all day event designed to promote Family History activities. Please go to www.fhj1.org for complete information.
The following is a list of websites that might help you in your Genealogy Research:
Discover German Originality
Family Search - Where Generations Meet
Connecting the World One GEDCOM at a Time
A List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet
One Step Webpages by Stephen P. Morse
America's First Immigration Center
Christoph Stoepel's Homepage (This website is in German)
Maps for German Genealogy
Interlink Bookshop and Genealogical Services
Genealogy Unlimited - Map Resource
Atlas des Deutschen Reichs (This website is in German)
Searching for Genealogical Records - includes many links to help with your search.
Many sources for the formerly German areas of Poland.
Tips and materials for starting your search.