On 24 to 26 Oct 2019 Your Roots in Poland had a chance to take part in another RootsTech conference – a very special one because it was a first one in Europe and first one in London. This time apart from giving consultation and helping the attendees on their Central and Eastern European genealogy, we also gave a lecture on the following subject: Austro – Hungarian, Russian, Prussian? No – Polish!
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November is fast approaching, which in our culture is a month of reflection, the time when we remember the deceased members of our families. Unfortunately, not everyone has the opportunity to visit the graves of their ancestors, light a candle and say a prayer. The problem is especially for those who live far beyond Polish borders, but not only! Many of us do not know the exact burial place of our ancestors. Especially those who