Finland Resources

Finland Resources

Books, Web sites and more

Beginner’s Guide to Finnish Family History Research

<members.aol.com/dssaari/guide. htm>

Family History Finland

<www.open.org/~rumcd/genweb/finn.html>: WorldGen-Web site.

Finland & Finnish-American Resources

<alexia.lis.uiuc.edu/~cook/finland.htm>: Links.

Institute of Migration Emigrant Register

Piispankatu 3, 20500 Turku, Finland, <www.utu.fi/erill/instmigr/eng/e_rekist.htm#inquiry>: Searchable databases of passenger, passport and other records totaling 400,000 entries.

Genealogical Society of Finland

Liisankatu 16A, FIN-00170 Helsinki, Finland, <www.genealogia.fi/indexe.htm>: Useful FAQs plus HisKi Project database of church records.

Finnish National Archives

Rauhankatu 17, PL 258, 00171 Helsinki, Finland, <www.narc.fi/atengl.html>: Includes online database.

Finland Genealogy Mailing Lists

<mem bers.aol.com/gfsjohnf/gen_mail_country-fin.html>

Finnish-American Historical Society of the West

<www.teleport.com/~finamhsw/>

National Land Survey of Finland

<www.nls.fi/index_e.html>: Maps.

Finnish Genealogical Word List

<www.familysearch.org/sg/WLFinnis.html>

Enfin

<212.213.217.194/cd/enfin4.htm>: Online Finnish-English dictionary.

Online Finnish-English Dictionary

<www.freedict.com/onldict/fin.html>

History of Finland

<www.pp.clinet.fi/~pkroi/historia/history.html>

Helsinki City Library

<www.lib.hel.fi/english/>

Finland Festivals

<www.festivals.fi/english/keskioikea>. lasso: Information on 62 festivals in Finland.

Finfo

<virtual.finland.fi/main.html>: News and culture, in English.

BOOKS

Hometown Folks: A Finnish-American Saga by Gerald F. Carlson (North Star Press)

The Fabulous Family Holomolaiset: A Minnesota Finnish Family’s Oral Tradition by Patricia Eilola (North Star Press)

 From the August 2000 issue of Family Tree Magazine

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