Genealogy Holdings of the Max Kade Institute



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General

Bahlow, Hans. Deutsches Namenlexikon. 15,000 Namen nach Ursprung und Sinn erklaert. Muenchen: Keysersche Verlagsbuchhandlung; 1967.

Bahlow, Hans. Dictionary of German names. Gentry, Edda, translator. Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute for German-American Studies, UW-Madison; 1993.

Bellingham, Mary et al, Editor. Research guide to German-American genealogy. St. Paul, MN: German Interest Group; 1991.

Brandt, Edward R. et al. Germanic genealogy: A guide to worldwide sources and migration patterns. St. Paul, MN: Germanic Genealogy Society; c1995.

Buecher, Robert. Clues for German Research.

Eakle, Arlene; Cerny, John, eds. The Source: A Guidebook of American Genealogy. Salt Lake City: Ancestry Publishing Co.; 1984.

Free or inexpensive research aids and some useful addresses. St. Louis: The St. Louis Genealogical Society FAIR Committee; 1991.

German American Genealogy. Burbank, CA: Immigrant Genealogical Society; 1989.

Jensen, Larry O. A Genealogical Handbook of German Research. Vol. 1 rev. ed. Pleasant Grove, UT: Larry O. Jensen; 1980. 2 vols.

Nessler, Hans; Brueggermann, Hartmut. Die Ahnenlisten-Kartei. Neustadt, Aisch: Degener; 1975.

Reed, Robert D. How and Where to Research Your Ethnic-American Cultural Heritage: German-Americans. Saratoga, CA: Reed; 1979.

Ribbe, Wolfgang; Henning, Eckhart. Taschenbuch fuer Familiengeschichtsforschung. Neustadt/Aisch: Degener & Co.; 1980.

Smith, Clifford Neal; Smith, Anna Piszczan-Czaja. American Genealogical Resources in German Archives (AGRICA): A Handbook. Muenchen: Verlag Dokumentation; 1977.

Smith, Clifford Neal; Smith, Anna Piszczan-Czaja. Encyclopedia of German-American Genealogical Research. New York: R. R. Bowker Co.; 1976.

Wadsack, Horst A. Unexpected Encounters in Genealogical Research. A Guide. Madison, WI; 1981.

Wellauer, Maralyn A. German Immigration to America in the Nineteenth Century: A Genealogist's Guide. Milwaukee: Roots International; 1985.

Wellauer, Maralyn A. Tracing Your German Roots. Milwaukee: Maralyn A. Wellauer; 1978.


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North, Northeastern, and Eastern Germany

Aberger, Paul; Legien, Marianne. Die Kartei Quassowski: Buchstabe I, J. Hamburg: Verein fuer Familienforschung in Ost- und Westpreussen; 1985.

Anuta, Michael J. East Prussians from Russia. Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing; 1979.

Arbeitsgemeinschaft ostdeutscher Familienforscher e.V. Genealogical Guide to German Ancestors from East Germany and Eastern Europe (AGoFF Wegweiser - English edition). Nuthack, Joachim O. R.; Goertz, Adalbert, trans. Neustadt/Aisch: Degener & Co.; 1984.

Arbeitsgemeinschaft ostdeutscher Familienforscher e.V. Wegweiser. Fuer die Forschung nach Vorfahren aus den ostdeutschen und sudetendeutschen Gebieten sowie aus den deutschen Siedlungsgebieten in Ost- und Suedosteuropa. (AGoFF-Wegweiser). Neustadt (Aisch): Degener & Co.; 1978.

Boehlke, Dan; Boehlke, Leroy, comps. Family Names from Pomerania. [s.l.], WI: Pommersche Tanzdeel Freistadt; n.d.

Boretius, Guenter; Braess, Margot. Die Kartei Quassowski: Buchstabe F. Hamburg: Verein fuer Familienforschung in Ost- und Westpreussen; 1985.

Brandt, Bruce, compiler. Where to look for hard-to-find German-speaking ancestors in Eastern Europe: Index to 16,372 surnames. Minneapolis, MN: Selbstverlag; c1992.

FEEFHS. Resource guide to East European Genealogy. Salt Lake City, Utah: FEEHS; 1994 Jun.

Marschalck, Peter (bearbeiter). Inventar der Quellen zur Geschichte der Wanderungen, besonders der Auswanderung, in Bremer Archiven. [Bremen]: Staatsarchiv der freien Hansestadt Bremen; 1986. (Wilhelm Luehrs, Herausgeber. Veroeffentlichungen aus dem Staatsarchiv der freien Hansestadt.

Die Kartei Quassowski : Buchstaben I, J / zusammengestellt von Paul Aberger und Marianne Legien. Hamburg: Selbstverlag des Vereins fuer Familienforschung in Ost- und Westpreussen; 1985.

Die Kartei Quassowski : Buchstaben O / zusammegestellt von Johann-Georg Sommer. Hamburg: Selbstverlag des Vereins fuer Familienforschung in Ost- und Westpreussen; 1985.

Kolb, Ingeborg. Pommern in Berliner Buergerbuechern im 18. und 19. Jahrhundert. Sedina Archiv: Familiengeschichtliche Mitteilungen Pommerns. 1983; 5(1 & 2): 201-216.

Vogel, Kurt. Amt Rastenburg : Orte, Wohnplaetze und ihre Einwohner 1772-1876. Hamburg: Selbstverlag des Vereins fuer Familienforschung in Ost- und Westpreussen; 1985.

Wellauer, Maralyn A. Family History Research in the German Democratic Republic. Milwaukee: Roots International; c1987.

Wellauer, Maralyn A. Immigrants to America from the Prussian Province, Pomerania (Pommern), Germany, 1853-1854. Milwaukee: Roots International; 1985.

Wellauer, Maralyn A. Prussian and Saxon Casualties of the Franco-Prussian War, (1870-1871). Milwaukee: Roots International; c1987.

Zimmerman, Gary J.; Wolfert, Marion, Compilers. German Immigrants: Lists of Passengers Bound from Bremen to New York, 1855-1862 with Places of Origin. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing; 1993; c1986.


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Central and Southern Germany

Beitraege zur Heimatkunde der Staedte Loehne und Bad Oeynhausen. Heimatverein Loehne; Arbeitkskreis fuer Heimatpflege der Stadt Bad Oeynhausen, hrsg. Loehne: Hermann Brackmann; 1985. (Amerikaauswanderer aus dem unteren Werretal; v. Sonderheft 4).

Burgert, Annette Kunselman. Eighteenth Century Emigrants from German-Speaking Lands to North America. Vol. I: The Northern Kraichgau. Breinigsville, PA: Pennsylvania German Society; 1983. (Publications of the Pennsylvania German Society; v. 16).

Burgert, Annette Kunselman. Eighteenth Century Emigrants from German-Speaking Lands to North America. Volume II: The Western Palatinate. Birdsboro, PA: The Pennsylvania German Society; 1985; c1986. (Pubs of the Pennsylvania German Society; v. 19).

Burgert, Annette K. Notes on Research Sources for Emigration Studies from Archives and Societies in Southern Germany. Worthington, OH: AKB Publications; [1984?]. (Aids for Pennsylvania Genealogical Research; v. Pamphlet 5).

Burgert, Annette K. Early Pennsylvania Pioneers from Mutterstadt in the Palatinate. Worthington, OH: AKB Publications; c1983. (Pennsylvania German Origins Monograph Series).

Burgert, Annette K. Eighteenth Century Pennsylvania Emigrants from Hassloch and Boehl in the Palatinate. Worthington, OH: AKB Publications; c1983. (Pennsylvania German Origins Monograph Series).

Burgert, Annette Kunselman. Eighteenth century emigrants from the Northern Alsace to America. Camden, Maine: Picton Press; c1992.

Byler, John M. Amish immigrants of Waldeck and Hesse. Elverson, PA: Olde Springfield Shoppe; 1993.

Gruhne, Fritz. Auswandererlisten des ehemaligen Herzogtums Braunschweig 1846-1871. Braunschweig: Braunschweigischen Geschichtsvereins; 1971. (Quellen und Forschungen zur Braunschweigischen Geschichte; v. Bd. 20).

Hacker, Werner. Auswanderungen aus dem frueheren Hochstift Speyer nach Suedosteuropa und Uebersee im 18. Jahrhundert: Eine Dokumentation in Registenform nach Unterlagen des Badischen Generallandesarchiv Karlsruhe. Kaiserslautern: Heimatstelle Pfalz; 1969. (Schriften zur Wanderungsgeschichte der Pf„lzer; v. 28).

Hall, Charles. The Atlantic Bridge to Germany. Bavaria (Bayern). Logan, UT: Everton Publishers; c1978; III.

Riechmann, Wolfgang. "Vivat Amerika" Auswanderung aus dem Kreis Minden 1816-1933. Minden: Mindener Geschichtsverein; 1993.

Schenk, Trudy; Froelke, Ruth; Bork, Inge. The Wuerttemberg Emigration Index. Salt Lake City, UT: Ancestry Inc.; c1986. 3 v.

Smith, Clifford Neal. Emigrants from Fellbach (Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany), 1735-1930. McNeal, AZ: Westland Publications; 1984. (German-American Genealogical Research Monographs; v. No. 14).

Struck, Wolf-Heino, Author. Die Auswanderung aus dem Herzogtum Nassau (1806-1866): ein Kapitel der modernen politischen und sozialen Entwicklung. Wiesbaden: Steiner; 1966. (Geschichtliche Landeskunde; v. Bd. 4).


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Switzerland

Burgert, Annette K. A Century of Emigration from Affoltern am Albis, Canton Zuerich, Switzerland. Worthington, OH: AKB Publications; c1984. (Pennsylvania German Origins Monograph Series).

Burgert, Annette K. Notes on Research Sources for 18th Century Emigration from the Swiss Cantons Basel-land, Basel-Stadt, Bern & Zuerich. Worthington, OH: AKB Publications; [1984?]. (Aids for Pennsylvania Genealogical Research; v. Pamphlet 4).

Genealogical Society of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Major Genealogical Record Sources in Switzerland. Revised ed. ; 1975. (Genealogical Research Papers; v. Series C, No. 2).

Nielson, Paul Anthon. Swiss Genealogical Research: An Introductory Guide. Virginia Beach, Norfolk: Donning; 1979.

Suess, Jared H. Handy Guide to Swiss Genealogical Records. Logan, UT: The Everton Publishers, Inc.; 1978.

Wellauer, Maralyn A. Tracing Your Swiss Roots. Milwaukee: Maralyn A. Wellauer; 1979.


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Austria

Genealogical Society of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Major Genealogical Record Sources in Austria. ; 1971. (Genealogical Research Papers; v. Series C, No. 16).

Senekovic, Dagmar. Handy Guide to Austrian Genealogical Records. Logan, UT: Everton Publishers, Inc.; 1979.

Wellauer, Maralyn A. Genealogy in Austria. Milwaukee: Roots International; 1985.


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Poland

Wellauer, Maralyn A. Tracing Your Polish Roots. Milwaukee: Maralyn A. Wellauer; 1979.


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General, American Sources

[Photocopy]. Bremer, Ronald A.; Williams, Kendall H., comps. Selected American Historical Sources. An Annotated Bibliography. Salt Lake City: Gencor, Inc.; 1973.

Frohn, Axel. Guide to inventories and finding aids of German archives at the German Historical Institute, Washington, D.C. Washington, D.C.: German Historical Institute; 1989.

Library of Congress. Genealogies cataloged by the Library of Congress since 1986: With a list of established forms of family names and a list of genealogies converted to microform since 1983. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress; 1992.

Palatines to America: The Ancestor Chart Project, vol. 2. Columbus, Ohio: Palatines to America; 1982.

[Photocopy]. Schlegel, Carl Wilhelm. Name Index to Schlegel's German-American Families in the United States; Genealogical and Biographical, Illustrated. New York: American Historical Society; 1916.

Skorsetz, Ulrike; Micunek, Janine; Nahr, Luzie. Guide to inventories and finding aids at the German Historical Institute, Washington, D.C. Washington, D.C.: German Historical Institute; 1995.

Smith, Clifford Neal. Cumulative Surname Index and Soundex to Monographs 1 through 12 of the German-American Genealogical Research Series. McNeal, AZ: Westland Publications; 1983. (German-American Genealogical Research Monographs; v. No. 13).


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Ohio

Smith, Clifford Neal. Early Nineteenth-Century German Settlers in Ohio: Mainly Cincinnati and Environs, Kentucky, and other States: Part 1. McNeal, AZ: Westland Publications; 1983. (German-American Genealogical Research Monographs; v. No. 20).

Herbert, Jeffrey G., indexer. Index of death and other notices appearing in the Cincinnati Freie Presse 1874 - 1920. Part I and Part II. Cincinnati, Ohio: Hamilton County Chapter; The Ohio Genealogical Society; 1993.


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Pennsylvania

Burgert, Annette Kunselman. Early Marriage Evidence from the Court Records of Dauphin County, Pennsylvania (Including Lebanon County) 1785-1810. [Meyerstown, PA]: AKB Publications; 1986. (Pennsylvania Source Records Series).

Burgert, Annette K. The Hochstadt Origins of Some of the Early Settlers at Host Church, Berks County, Pa. Worthington, OH: AKB Publications; c1983. (Pennsylvania German Origins Monograph Series).

Burgert, Annette K. Locating Your Colonial German Families in Pennsylvania. Worthington, OH: AKB Publications; c1983. (Aids for Pennsylvania Genealogical Research Series; v. Pamphlet 1).

Burgert, Annette K. Locating Your Pennsylvania German Ancestor in Europe. Worthington, OH: AKB Publications; c1983. (Aids for Pennsylvania Genealogical Research; v. Pamphlet 3).

Burgert, Annette K. Pennsylvania Pioneers from Wolfsweiler Parish, Saarland, Germany. Worthington, OH: AKB Publications; c1983. (Pennsylvania German Origins Monograph Series).

Burgert, Annette K. Using Pennsylvania German Church Records. Worthington, OH: AKB Publications; c1983. (Aids for Pennsylvania Genealogical Research; v. Pamphlet 2).

Burgert, Annette K. York County Pioneers from Friedelsheim and Goennheim in the Palatinate. Worthington, OH: AKB Publications; c1984. (Pennsylvania German Origins Monograph Series).

Irish, Donna R., comp. Pennsylvania German Marriages: Marriages and Marriage Evidence in Pennsylvania German Churches. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing; 1984; c1982.

Miller, Laurel; Lash, Mary Ellen; Lorah, Kathleen. A genealogical guide to Berks County private cemeteries. Reading, PA: Berks County Publications; 1992.

Rupp, Israel Daniel. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants in Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co.; 1985; c1965.

Rupp, J. Daniel. Chronologisch geordnete Sammlung von mehr als 30,000 Einwanderern in Pennsylvanien aus Deutschland, der Schweiz, Holland, Frankreich u.a. Staaten von 1727 bis 1776. Hildesheim, Germany: H.A. Gerstenberg; 1975.

Strassburger, Ralph Beaver. Pennsylvania German Pioneers: A Publication of the Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia from 1727 to 1808. 2 Vols. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co.; 1980; c1966.

Yoder, Don, ed. Pennsylvania German Immigrants, 1709-1786: Lists Consolidated from the Yearbooks of the Pennsylvania German Society. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co.; 1984; c1980.


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Wisconsin

Marriages from the Janesville Gazette. Volume I. Book 1 1845-1862; Book 2 1863-1876. Janesville, WI: Rock County Genealogical Society; 1984.

Piehl, Ellen Marie, comp. German Birthplaces of Green Bay Area Immigrants. ; 1984.

Piehl, Ellen Marie. Records of the Emmanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church, Seymour, Wisconsin, 1879-1907. Seymour, WI: By the author; 1983.


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Other States

The Augustan Society Omnibus Book 8. Torrance, California: The Augustan Society, Inc.; 1986.

Braun, Johannes. Shenandoah Valley Family Data Book, 1799-1813, from the Memorandum Book of Pastor Johannes Braun. Wust, Klaus trans and ed; with Joseph E. Meyerhoeffer. Edinburg, VA: Shenendoah History Publ.; 1978.

Church records of the pioneer German families of Berlin, Texas / transcribed and translated from the records of Ebenezer Lutheran Church at Berlin, Texas by Edward C. Breitenkamp and Jack Autrey Dabbs. Bryan, TX: Family History Foundation; 1984.

Miller, David; Miller, Edna, comps. Families of the Indiana and Michigan Wisler Mennonite Church. ; 1981 Aug.


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Heraldry

Falck, Myron R. Coats of arms for the name Falck and variations of that name as found in the Siebmacher Wappenbuecher. Saint Peter, Minn.: Falck, Myron R.; c1996.

Stammfolgen-Verzeichnisse 1979/80 fuer das Genealogische Handbuch des Adels (1-75) und das Deutsche Geschlechterbuch (1-170). Limburg/Lahn: C. A. Starke Verlag; 1980.


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