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Here are the links that were mentioned in our meetings:
 
Here are the links that were mentioned in our meetings:
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==General==
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* [https://docs.google.com/open?id=0Bzt_d-8_8KZeUHI5OEJWSl9TbGF5QVJhaDFCVEsyQQ Films Currently at the Hales Corners Family History Library] as of 10/14/2010 - Google Docs Link
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* [http://www.pgsa.org/store/cart.php?target=product&product_id=281&category_id=57 Judith Frazin book on Polish Jewish Genealogy]
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* [http://worldnames.publicprofiler.org/ WorldNames] - The maps, tables and information presented about names on this website are derived from the analysis of large databases of name records across the world.
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* [http://lists.rootsweb.ancestry.com/index/intl/POL/POLISH-SURNAMES.html Polish Surnames Mailing List]
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* [http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~thecohens/resources.html The Cohens] (Jewish Genealogy)
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* [http://stevemorse.org/ SteveMorse.org] - many helpful genealogy search forms and information
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* [http://www.typeit.org/ TypeIt] - This is the easiest way found to do alphabetic characters for foreign languages
  
 
==United States==
 
==United States==
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* [http://stevemorse.org/census/changes.html Street Address changes] in many cities across the US, including [http://stevemorse.org/census/changes/MilwaukeeChanges0.htm '''Milwaukee''']
 
* [http://stevemorse.org/census/changes.html Street Address changes] in many cities across the US, including [http://stevemorse.org/census/changes/MilwaukeeChanges0.htm '''Milwaukee''']
 
===Wisconsin===
 
===Wisconsin===
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* [http://francinesfamilyhistory.com/ Francines Family History Page] - Here is a site that has a lot of transcribed Polish records, people who settled in Minnesota and Wisconsin
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====Milwaukee====
 
====Milwaukee====
 
* [http://www4.uwm.edu/libraries/digilib/Milwaukee/records/maps.cfm Milwaukee Neighborhood Maps]
 
* [http://www4.uwm.edu/libraries/digilib/Milwaukee/records/maps.cfm Milwaukee Neighborhood Maps]
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* [http://www.linkstothepast.com/milwaukee/1931mkestreets.php Milwaukee Street Re-Numbering Info]
 
* [http://www.linkstothepast.com/milwaukee/1931mkestreets.php Milwaukee Street Re-Numbering Info]
 
* [http://www.jsonline.com/historicarchive/ Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Archives] - if you search by date the archives will allow you to search either the Milwaukee Journal (1884-1995), the Milwaukee Sentinel (1909-1995), or the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (1995-2007)
 
* [http://www.jsonline.com/historicarchive/ Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Archives] - if you search by date the archives will allow you to search either the Milwaukee Journal (1884-1995), the Milwaukee Sentinel (1909-1995), or the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (1995-2007)
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*# [http://www.zalewskifamily.net/2011/03/03/tip-searching-milwaukee-newspapers A small post Brian wrote on this]
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* [http://www4.uwm.edu/libraries/digilib/sanborn/ Digital Sanborn Maps of Milwaukee - 1894 and 1910] - You can look at the maps and find the exact location of a house before the address overhaul in 1931, among other neat things.
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* [http://milwaukeepolonia.blogspot.com/ Milwaukee Polonia Project] - Linking the Polish-American Families of Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
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====Portage County====
 
====Portage County====
 
* [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wispags/resources/vital-stats.html Stevens Point Area Vital Records]
 
* [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wispags/resources/vital-stats.html Stevens Point Area Vital Records]
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* [http://www.archiwa.gov.pl/en/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=382&catid=110&Itemid=183 Map of the State Archives in Poland] - for reference purposes
 
* [http://www.archiwa.gov.pl/en/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=382&catid=110&Itemid=183 Map of the State Archives in Poland] - for reference purposes
 
* [http://polishroots.org/GenDobry/tabid/60/Default.aspx Gen Dobry!] - the e-zine of PolishRoots
 
* [http://polishroots.org/GenDobry/tabid/60/Default.aspx Gen Dobry!] - the e-zine of PolishRoots
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* [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~polwgw/namelist.html Common Polish First Names] - There was some discussion of naming patterns for Polish children.  Children tended to be named after the saint whose feast day was closest to the day they were born.  Here's a website that covers that issue.
  
 
====Maps/Geoegraphy====
 
====Maps/Geoegraphy====
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* [http://polishorigins.com/document/home_page PolishOrigins.com]
 
* [http://polishorigins.com/document/home_page PolishOrigins.com]
 
* [http://www.genoroots.com/eng/prussianarmy.php The Prussian Army Project] - The "Deutsche Verlustlisten" is a searchable database of the Prussian Army personnel losses.
 
* [http://www.genoroots.com/eng/prussianarmy.php The Prussian Army Project] - The "Deutsche Verlustlisten" is a searchable database of the Prussian Army personnel losses.
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* [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1874205 FamilySearch - Online Germany, Pomerania Church Records, 1544-1945] - Evangelical Lutheran and Roman Catholic church records and transcripts for a portion of historic Pomerania now split between Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany and Szczecin, Poland. Includes births, marriages, and death records.
  
 
====Indexing/Transcribing====
 
====Indexing/Transcribing====
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* [http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/databases/naturalization-1915-1932/index-e.html Online Database of Canadian Naturalization 1915–1951] - Library and Archives Canada (LAC) has released a new version of the nominal index with the addition of more than 91,000 names that now covers the years from 1915 to 1936, inclusively.  Work is ongoing to extend the nominal index to 1951
 
* [http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/databases/naturalization-1915-1932/index-e.html Online Database of Canadian Naturalization 1915–1951] - Library and Archives Canada (LAC) has released a new version of the nominal index with the addition of more than 91,000 names that now covers the years from 1915 to 1936, inclusively.  Work is ongoing to extend the nominal index to 1951
  
==General==
 
* [http://www.pgsa.org/store/cart.php?target=product&product_id=281&category_id=57 Judith Frazin book on Polish Jewish Genealogy]
 
* [http://worldnames.publicprofiler.org/ WorldNames] - The maps, tables and information presented about names on this website are derived from the analysis of large databases of name records across the world.
 
* [http://lists.rootsweb.ancestry.com/index/intl/POL/POLISH-SURNAMES.html Polish Surnames Mailing List]
 
* [http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~thecohens/resources.html The Cohens] (Jewish Genealogy)
 
* [http://stevemorse.org/ SteveMorse.org] - many helpful genealogy search forms and information
 
  
 
==Member's Sites==
 
==Member's Sites==
 
* [http://polishamericangenealogy.blogspot.com/ Al's Polish American Genealogy] - (Al Wierzba) search the right side for more links
 
* [http://polishamericangenealogy.blogspot.com/ Al's Polish American Genealogy] - (Al Wierzba) search the right side for more links
 
* [http://www.zalewskifamily.net/ Zalewski Family Genealogy] - (Brian Zalewski)
 
* [http://www.zalewskifamily.net/ Zalewski Family Genealogy] - (Brian Zalewski)

Latest revision as of 12:38, 29 March 2012

Here are the links that were mentioned in our meetings:

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[edit] General

[edit] United States

[edit] Wisconsin

[edit] Milwaukee

[edit] Portage County

[edit] Europe

[edit] Poland

[edit] Maps/Geoegraphy

  • Kartenmeister - contains 91,024 locations with over 38,691 name changes once, and 5,500 twice and more. Included in this database are the following provinces: Eastprussia, including Memel, Westprussia, Brandenburg, Posen, Pomerania, and Silesia. It currently list most towns or points, points being: Mills, some bridges, battlefields, named trees, cenotaphs etc.
  • Map links of Poland
  • Steve Danko's blog (administrative district history of Russian Poland)
  • Slownik Geograficzny (descriptions and historical information of lands of Poland)
  • moikrewni.pl - Want to know how widespread your surname is in Poland?

[edit] Records

[edit] Indexing/Transcribing

[edit] Researchers

[edit] Germany

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[edit] Russia

[edit] North America

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