Polish Genealogy Blog

genealogy
Our Genealogical Projects
Kinga Urbańska

What is genealogy?

Find out what genealogy is and what does, what Greek words it comes from and who is the father of Polish genealogy.

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ancestry search
Polish Genealogy Tips
Łukasz Kabziński

Polish ancestry search

The beginning of the ancestry search – read how to find polish ancestors and on what to focus on, what sources you will need.

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Eastern Roztocze
Polish Genealogy Sites
Michał Gierszon

Eastern Roztocze!

Check out how many objects you can find on Eastern Roztocze and see photos of the cemetery for example.

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records
Polish Genealogy Tips
Bartosz Mikołajczyk

Can the records lie?

In records are traps for genealogists. See why being careful is so important and how to avoid mistakes in them.

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Ancestry Hunters
Our Genealogical Projects
Karolina Szlęzak

Ancestry hunters

Let’s see a short note about a very important project from Your Roots in Poland – an eight-part documentary series called “Ancestry Hunters”.

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Roots Tech
Our Genealogical Projects
Kinga Urbańska

Roots Tech 2018

See the unique Roots Tech 2018 conference with the polish genealogy represented by Your Roots in Poland in the USA.

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families in literature
Polish Genealogy Tips
dr Przemysław Jędrzejewski

Families in literature

Interesting and unusual members of families in literature, see books you should try to read if you enjoy genealogy.

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saving from oblivion
History and Genealogy
Przemysław Lisowski

Saving from oblivion

Searching for information and saving from oblivion of Aleksander Gliński. Check the importance of remembering ancestors.

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Polish Holidays
Karolina Szlęzak

Thanksgiving Day

Thanksgiving Day, the fourth Thursday of November, is an opportunity to remember ancestors. See some advice from Your Roots in Poland.

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genealogical sources
Polish Genealogy Tips
Michał Gierszon

Genealogical Sources

See some examples of genealogical sources to search your ancestors and get to know some information you can find by using it.

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Seniors genealogical workshops
Our Genealogical Projects
Karolina Szlęzak

Genealogical workshops

Report of genealogical tour to Archives of Metropolitan Curia in Krakow which is a one of genealogical workshops for seniors.

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Polish Holidays
Kinga Urbańska

Fat Thursday

Last Thursday before Lent is Fat Thursday in Poland and then Poles eat doughnuts. Read a short note about it.

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Polish Genealogy Sites
Karolina Szlęzak

Wroclaw Dwarves

Read a short note about Wroclaw Dwarves living among the Wroclawians and get to know who Papa Dwarf is and others.

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National Independence Day
Polish Holidays
Karolina Szlęzak

National Independence Day

Poland has a National Independence Day to commemorate the fact that after 123 years of slavery regained independence. Read a short note.

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Stones for The Rampart
History and Genealogy
Kinga Urbańska

Stones for the Rampart

Aleksander Kamiński wrote Stones for the Rampart in 1943. See who is“Zośka”, “Alek” and “Rudy” and what they have in common with Gray Rank.

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