Sunday, October 17, 2010

Finding Your German Town

Need help finding your ancestor in Germany? Teresa Steinkamp McMillan presents a helpful online tutorial about finding a German ancestor's town of origin.

Course information
German Town of Origin (click here to view)
  • No cost
  • 48 minutes long
  • Microsoft Silverlight must be installed
  • Downloadable syllabus materials available


  1. I found my first German ancestor a while back, but I've done NOTHING with his line. He was a Hessian soldier captured at the Battle of Saratoga. The rest of my family tree is all English and easy. I'll have to follow your blog to get some ideas on tackling his branch.

  2. Thank you so much for posting this! Great, great information!!

  3. This is fantastic. Thank you for posting it!