Learn how surname suffixes changed in Scandinavia throughout the 18th and 19th centuries with this handy chart.Read More
Before you start researching overseas, gather these five important facts about your Scandinavian ancestors.Read More
Denmark, Norway and Sweden have many wonderful records for genealogical research. If you're looking to dig deeper, here are a few additional sites and sources for Scandinavian research.Read More
Patronymic surnames (formed by adding a prefix or suffix to the first name of a child's father) exist in many countries, but the Scandinavian countries of Norway, Sweden and Denmark are perhaps best known for their patronymic naming systems. On the plus side, patronyms give you clues to a father's...Read More
Scandinavians were among the earliest American explorers and settlers. Were your ancestors among them? Find out with these five research steps.Read More
Got Viking ancestry in your veins? Follow our six steps to start finding your Scandinavian roots.Read More
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