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Mecklenburg Web Pages
by Carol Gohsman Bowen

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Links to Sites that have Mecklenburg Information.

Mecklenburg-Vorpommern A good overview of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern including maps, locations, cities. In German.

Wismar Information and Pictures in English

Hansestadt Wismar Historic city of Wismar

Index of Surnames for the Mecklenburg 1870-71 War Dead

Hometown Index for the 1870-71 Mecklenburg War Dead

Parchim in Mecklenburg Includes many pictures from Parchim area

Langschwager Family page Includes pictures and information about the restoration of Guthaus Bandelstorf (near Rostock) as well as e-mail addresses of family members in Germany, USA, Peru, Nicaragua and Denmark

Groth and Tarnow Family page Includes pictures from Mecklenburg

Family Pages by Tim Abel Includes Ebel, Lagrain, Prestin, Mattheis(y), Schult, Ohms, and Hasselfeldt from Retgendorf/Eikelburg region

Articles on Mecklenburg, emigration programms and German settlement in Nelson, New Zealand Also includes family information for some emmigrants to New Zealand

Andreas Hanacek's Home Page Good section on German Archives including Mecklenburg

Karin's Home Page English & German Versions. Will do surname lookups in Eastern Germany

A Princess of Mecklenburg-Strelitz as Queen of England

Heuer Family home page Includes pictures from Mecklenburg

Bohnsack, Bohnsac page Excellent pages with a great deal of information on this name going back to the 1500s. Includes history and other information as well.

Mecklenburg Internet Service System Includes links to other Mecklenburg pages as well as a list of people that have internet service and their internet addresses (in German)

Regional Information from the German Genealogy Home Page

Andre Studt's Home Page Information about relatives, ancestors in Mecklenburg

German Life magazine Articles on Germany including Mecklenburg-Vorpommernn

Rostock-Online History as well as current information and pictures of Rostock

Das Staatliche Museum Schwerin Tour the state museum, includes pictures of exhibits

Home Pages for Augustin, Brandt/Brant, Dunst/Dun(t)z, Gammelin, Grünwald, Hopp/Hoop, Klokow/Klockow, Lembke, Marks,Mulsow, Möller, Pingel, Schneider, Schröder, Stäcker, Swanck/Schwan(c)k, Thies(s)/Ties(s), Wilke, Wilk and other names from Kries Parchim Well done family site with many other names, maps and pictures.

Gruschow pages Ancestors from Mecklenburg.

Mecklenburg Civic Arms Flags and Crests of the area

Links to important Genealogical Sites.

Yahoo Chat Clubs at http://clubs.yahoo.com/

Online Books at http://digital.library.upenn.edu/books/

GenForumat http://genforum.genealogy.com/

Valley of the Shadow, Civil War at http://jefferson.village.virginia.edu/vshadow2/choosepart.html

Geography World at http://members.aol.com/BOWERMANB/101.html

Deja News Genealogical Newsgroups Finder at http://members.tripod.com/~Genealogy_Infocenter/genealogy-discussions.html

E-Bay (do a search on "genealogy") at http://pages.ebay.com/buy/index.html

RootsWeb Surname Search at http://rsl.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/rslsql.cgi

National Archives and Record Centers Search pageat http://search.nara.gov/

California Death Records 1940-1997 at http://userdb.rootsweb.com/ca/death/search.cgi

Ordering Vital Records at http://vitalrec.com/index.html

Genealogical Publications on the Internet at http://www-personal.umich.edu/~cgaunt/publications.html

Social Security Death Index at http://www.ancestery.com/ssdi/advanced.htm

Excellent selection of free and subscription databases at http://www.ancestry.com

Searchable Databases at http://www.bc1.com/users/sgl/

US Census sites at http://www.cyndislist.com/census.htm

Writing Letters to a Foreign Countryat http://www.cyndislist.com/correspd.htm

Telephone Directories at http://www.cyndislist.com/finding.htm#Telephone

Immigration and Naturalization Information at http://www.cyndislist.com/immigrat.htm

Information on Land Records, Deeds, Homesteads at http://www.cyndislist.com/land.htm

Guide to Search Engines, Finding People and Uses at http://www.cyndislist.com/search.htm

Ships and Passenger Lists at http://www.cyndislist.com/ships.htm

Cyndi's List, Topical at http://www.cyndislist.com/topical.htm

Several online databases at http://www.distantcousin.com

Index of emmigrants to Ellis Island 1892-1924. Includes copies of ship's manifests at http://www.ellisisland.org

Mormon Family History Centerat http://www.familysearch.org

Free PAF software at http://www.familysearch.org/OtherResources/paf4/

Family Tree Maker at http://www.familytreemaker.com/

Blank Census Forms at http://www.familytreemaker.com/00000061.html

Genealogy Lessons at http://www.familytreemaker.com/university.html

Search 2.8 million grave records at http://www.findagrave.com http://www.genealogy.com/links/c/c-media,online-magazines-and-newsletters.html

Genealogy Newsgroups and Mail Lists at http://www.genhomepage.com/communications.html

Georgia Civil War Rosters at http://www.geocities.com/Area51/Lair/3680/cw/cw-ga.html

Emmigration, Ship's Lists and Resources at http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/5978/Emigration.html

History Online Resources at http://www.ihrinfo.ac.uk/resources.html

Reunion for MACs at http://www.leisterpro.com/

North Dakota Naturalization Records at http://www.lib.ndsu.nodak.edu/database/naturalrec.html

National Archives and Record Centersat http://www.nara.gov/nara/gotonara.html

Rootsweb--one of the biggest and most useful genealogy sites at http://www.rootsweb.com

Genealogy Mail Lists at http://www.rootsweb.com/~maillist/

Germany at http://www.rootsweb.com/~wggerman/

History Net at http://www.thehistorynet.com/

US GenWeb at http://www.usgenweb.org/

World GenWeb at http://www.worldgenweb.org/

Design & Production: Carol Goshman Bowen, Dieter G. H. Garling info@eMecklenburg.de