German Genealogy Research Collection

Save 76% on 11 German ancestry resources when you bundle! This collection is packed with the must-know info and research techniques for tracing your German roots, from finding your ancestor’s home village to using translate tools, cheat sheets, and other techniques to decipher what you find.

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  • You want to learn more about your German ancestry
  • You want to tear down those brick walls in your German genealogy research
  • You trying to trace your German ancestors back to their German roots
  • You want to learn about the various websites, records collections, and research challenges and solutions available
  • You're seeking historical context that may have affected your ancestors' lives and driven their emigration from Germany

Many Americans claim Germany ancestry – so many in fact, that it's the largest, and with German lineage comes rich history - and a lot of records, with more being added online all the time. That makes this mega-sized collection perfect for anyone who wants to do research on the German branches of their family tree. This collection is packed with the must-know info and research techniques for tracing your German roots, from finding your ancestor's home village to using translate tools, cheat sheets, and other techniques to decipher what you find. Plus, you'll get the historical background that drove emigration, changed your ancestor's borders and nationality, and affected their daily lives.

Best of all, the German Genealogy MEGA Collection features several digital products you can download right away. Get instant access to several videos and ebooks while you wait for your book to arrive!


  • What records are available, from vital records to lesser-known sources
  • How to track down records and find original sources whenever possible
  • How the history and often-changing borders can affect your genealogy research
  • How to find the village of your German ancestors and make sense of German geography
  • How to use worksheets, German-language tools and other items to decipher your research
  • Cheat sheets and at-a-glance guides containing important terms and resources
  • How to find the best websites for doing research on everything from finding records, maps, and other items to translations and other online tools for aiding your research
  • Brick-wall busting strategies
  • How to trace your German ancestor's voyage from Europe to America

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The German Genealogy Mega Collection includes:

Trace Your German Roots Online

Get a comprehensive look at how to trace your German roots through various websites and online tools that will make it a lot easier to find your ancestors. This new book offers genealogists valuable insight into all the possible ways to find your ancestors' records on the web.
Retail: $21.99

How to Trace Your German Ancestry Online
Video Download

This hour-long webinar will give you the latest information on tracing your German roots. From highlights of the German-oriented assets of and FamilySearch to navigating German-based genealogy sites, you'll learn various resources and techniques to help you research – and it's all online.
Retail: $49.99

The Family Tree German Genealogy Guide

This German genealogy guide will help you find everything from your ancestors' hometown to uncovering vital records that document their lives. You'll also learn how to navigate through German language and unfamiliar script to make the best use of original records, and so much more!
Retail: $24.99

Trace Your German Immigrant Ancestors Online
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Our immigrant ancestors can be pivotal in our genealogy research, providing the bridge between old world and new, and tracing them back to their place of origin can be tricky. This hour-long video will help you pinpoint where your ancestors came from as well as provide historical context for their emigration.
Retail: $49.99

How to Find your German Ancestral Village
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This 30-minute video covers one of the most important steps to finding your German ancestors – finding their ancestral homes. Learn techniques and possible resources for finding the place your ancestors emigrated from, and that may lead you to finding their records.
Retail: $39.99

German Genealogy Crash Course
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This video will help you overcome many of the common challenges associated with German genealogy, providing insight into the German church records and other unique collections that may prove to be the key to breaking through your brick walls.
Retail: $39.99

A Genealogist's Guide to Discovering Your Germanic Ancestors

So many of our German ancestors aren't actually from Germany, and this guide will help you trace your family history, even from Austria, Switzerland, Alsace-Lorraine, or other Germanic regions – as well as Germany.
Retail: $24.99

Mastering German Place Names
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Those German place names can be quite tricky, especially if you're just diving into your German genealogy research. You'll learn how to dissect geographical terms and administrative divisions so you can find your ancestors in their German homeland.
Retail: $29.99

German Newspapers in America
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Stateside ethnic newspapers can reveal a lot about your ancestors! In this video, you'll learn how to find, access, and read those German-language newspapers.
Retail: $29.99

German Genealogy Cheat Sheet
PDF Download

There's a lot of useful information in this 4-page cheat sheet that gives you a lot of great information for researching your German ancestry – all at a glance! From the geography guide to the German alphabet chart and all the language translation tools (months, numbers, and common German words and symbols), plus the resource list of essential websites and books, this will make your German genealogy research go smoothly!
Retail: $9.99

A Genealogists' Guide to German Names
PDF Download

Searching through German names can be an exercise in frustration, but learning the naming patterns, meanings and traditions can help you distinguish your ancestor from the rest of the crowd.
Retail: $7.99

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