Heritage is at the heart of family history: Many people are drawn to genealogy through a desire to know more about where their families came from. We’ve devoted this area of the Family Tree website to giving you the know-how you need to discover, preserve and celebrate your family’s nationality or ethnicity.
To get started, select your heritage from the list below. From there, you’ll find articles, resource lists and other research aids to help you begin exploring your roots in the old country.
Archion.de, the web's largest database of online German Protestant records, has recently made some large additions to its holdings. Here's what you need to know.