German Genealogy Articles
Check these six sources for the name of your German immigrant ancestor's home village—the key to unlocking generations of family information in records of Germany.
The language barrier can really put a crimp in your German genealogy research. Get help tracing your Deutsch ancestors' names and places with these online tools.
German genealogists will have a new tool at their disposal once LivingDNA's new German DNA Research Project is complete.
To better research your German-speaking ancestors, learn these common terms auf Deutsch.
Genealogy.net is an often-overlooked resource for researchers with German ancestors. See how this valuable website's partnerships with regional German societies can help you discover your German ancestry.
Old German handwriting can be hard to read, let alone translate. Check out these seven resources for deciphering Fraktur, the Gothic script used in German genealogy records.
Discover 32 top websites to retrace your ethnic and immigrant ancestry to all corners of the earth.
Not all of Ancestry.com's records will show up in a surname search. Discover the hidden gems in the card catalog.
If you research your German immigrant ancestors by these numbers, you'll find that it adds up to enriched German genealogy.