Lithuania Toolkit

Lithuania Toolkit

Web sites, books and organizations to help you find your family in the old country.

Web Sites

Contacting the Archives in Vilnius, Lithuania

<feefhs.org/frl/baltic/lt/ltarchiv.html>

How To Find Relatives in Lithuania

<www.lfcc.lt/howfind.html>

Lithuania Genealogy Forum

<genforum.genealogy.com/lithuania/>

Lithuania Message Boards

<boards.ancestry.com/mbexec/board/an/localities.scan-bait.Iithuania>

Lithuanian Genealogical Research

<www.rootsweb.com/~ilwinneb/lithuani.htm>

Lithuanian Global Genealogical Society

<www.lithuaniangenealogy.org/>

Lithuanian Global Resources

<www.angelfire.com/ut/Luthuanian>

Lithuanian Heritage Magazine

<www.lithuanianheritage.com>

Lithuanian Place Name Changes

<www.rootsweb.com/~ilwinneb/placelit.htm>

Lithuanian Research List

<feefhs.org/baltic/lt/ltrl.html>

Lithuanian Surnames

<www.lfcc.lt/publ/thelt/node9.html>

Lithuanian Terms for Document Translation

<lark.cc.ukans.edu/~raistlin/genealogy/terms.html>

Takas Telephone Directory

<www.infoplius.lt/en>

Resources

Address List of Roman Catholic Parishes in Lithuania compiled by Jonathan D. Shea (Language and Lineage Press)

The Jews of Lithuania: A History of a Remarkable Community 1316-1945 by Masha Greenbaum (Gefen Books)

Lithuania: Past, Culture, Present edited by Saulius Zukas (Baltos Lankos)

Lithuanian Customs and Traditions by Danuté Brazyté Bindokieé (Lithuanian World Community, from 13648 Kickapoo Trail, Lockport, IL 60441 or <javlb.org/educat/tradicijos>)

The Lithuanian Pioneers: A Study of Lithuanian Immigration to the United States Before World War I by Jessie Ecker Daraska (John R. Daraska)

Lithuanian Traditional Foods edited by Birute Imbrasiene (Baltos Lankos)

ORGANIZATIONS

Balzekas Museum of Lithuanian Culture

6500 S. Pulaski Road, Chicago, IL 60629 (773) 582-6500, <www.lithaz.org/museums/balzekasx: Publishes Genealogija and houses the Lithuanian-American Genealogical Society <feefhs.org/baltic/lt/frg-lags.html>.

Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania

2622 16th St. NW, Washington, DC 20009 (202) 234-5860, <usa.mfa.lt/usa/en/>

Historical State Archives of Lithuania (Lietuvos Valstybinis Istorijos Archyvas)

Gerosios Vilties 10, 2015 Vilnius, Lithuania, +370 (2) 65 22 54

Lithuanian Archives Department (Lietuvos Archyvu Departamentas)

Mindaugo 8, 2009 Vilnius, Lithuania, +370 (2) 6511 37, <www.archyvai.lt/en/contact.htm>

Lithuanian Global Genealogical Society

Box 109, Redondo Beach, CA 90277, <www.lithuaniangenealogy.org>: Publishes Proteviai.

Lithuanian State Parish Register Archives (Lietuvos Centrinis Metrika Archyvas)

Kalinausko 21, 2009 Vilnius, Lithuania, +370 (2) 63 78 46

From the February 2003 issue of Family Tree Magazine.

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