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Map Guide to German Parish Registers Volumes 1 thru 43 – On Sale for 25% Off For 1 Week Only!

For the first time since they began publication of the Map Guide to German Parish Registers series a decade ago, Family Roots Publishing Co. is offering all soft cover books, Volumes 1 through 43 at 25% off! That makes them just $26.21 per book (reg. $34.95). This sale ends Wednesday April 16, 2014 at Midnight […]

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Province of East Prussia I, RB Allenstein Map Guide to German Parish Registers is Now Shipping

Published by Family Roots Publishing Company, Volume 46 of the German Map Guide series was just published on March 21 of 2014. This volume includes a total of 2,220 places – mostly towns, found in the Kingdom of Prussia, Province of East Prussia, Regierungsbezirk Allenstein. This book also includes a master index to Volumes 46 […]

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Map Guide to German Parish Registers Vol. 45 – West Prussia II – Now Shipping

After many months in the making, the Map Guide to German Parish Registers Volume 45 – Kingdom of Prussia, Province of West Prussia II, Regierungsbezirk Marienwerder, by Kevan Hansen, is now shipping. All the standing orders shipped over a week ago, and Family Roots Publishing is now shipping to the general public. With the publication […]

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Map Guide to German Parish Registers – Vol. 44 – West Prussia I (RB Danzig)

With last October’s addition of Map Guide to German Parish Registers – Vol. 44 – West Prussia I (RB Danzig), Family Roots Publishing’s incredibly popular Map Guide to German Parish Registers series now stands at 44 Volumes. Each is a wealth of information about localities and history within a given region. These maps serve as […]

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Map Guide to German Parish Registers – Vol. 44 – West Prussia I (RB Danzig) Now Shipping

Volume 44 of the German Map Guide series was just published and is now shipping in both soft and hard cover editions. Click on the links or the illustration to order. All standing order volumes have already shipped. This volume includes a total of 2,149 places – mostly towns, found in the Kingdom of Prussia, […]

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Map Guide to German Parish Registers, Volume 43 – City of Berlin is now shipping!

Map Guide to German Parish Registers, Volume 43 – City of Berlin is now shipping! Published by Family Roots Publishing Company, Volume 43 of the German Map Guide series was published in this week. This volume covers just the city of Berlin. The book also includes a master index to Volumes 41 through 43, which […]

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Map Guide to German Parish Registers: Rhineland III and Palatinate (Pfalz); Volume XIII [Newly Reprinted]

Family Roots Publishing’s Map Guide to German Parish Registers series are wildly popular. Of the 42 volumes now in print, Kingdom of Prussia, Province of  Rhineland III and Kingdom of Bavaria, Palatinate (Pfalz) is the most popular of all. Freshly reprinted, new copies are available for immediate ordering. Map Guide to German Parish Registers: Kingdom […]

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Map Guide to German Parish Registers – Kingdom of Prussia, Province of Brandenburg II, Regierungsbezirk Frankfurt an der Oder – Now Shipping

After a full year in the making, Map Guide to German Parish Registers – Kingdom of Prussia, Province of Brandenburg II, Regierungsbezirk Frankfurt an der Oder is now in print. The soft cover volume is shipping NOW, and the hard-bound library edition will ship within the next week. (Update: Hard bound volumes are now shipping […]

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The Ever Popular German Map Guides, and Atlantic Bridge Books

German maps are incredibly popular and extremely important to German research. During the middle ages and on up to the First World War a modest portion of western-central Europe was a land of ever changing boundaries. In the heart of this area were the German people. At different times, different rulers and governments ruled the […]

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Map Guide to German Parish Registers: Kingdom of Prussia – Province of Sachsen I

Map Guide to German Parish Registers: Kingdom of Prussia – Province of Sachsen I & Duchies of Anhalt & Brunswick is the 27th volume of the now 41 total volumes in the Map Guide to German Parish Registers series. This map guide provides an historical background to the Sachsen region, including a complete list of […]

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Map Guide to German Parish Registers: Kingdom of Bavaria VII – Niederbayern II

Map Guide to German Parish Registers: Kingdom of Bavaria II – Niederbayern II is the seventh of ten volumes covering Bavaria. This is also volume 20 of the now 41 total volumes in the Map Guide to German Parish Registers series. This map guide provides an historical background to the region, including a complete list of […]

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Map Guide to German Parish Registers: Kingdom of Bavaria V – Schwaben

Map Guide to German Parish Registers: Kingdom of Bavaria V – Schwaben is the fifth of ten volumes covering Bavaria. This is also volume 18 of the now 41 total volumes in the Map Guide to German Parish Registers series. This map guide provides an historical background to the region, including a complete list of […]

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German Map Guide – Brandenburg I – RB Potsdam – Now Shipping

Volume 41 of the German Map Guide series in now in print! This volume includes a total of 3,921 places – mostly towns, found in the Kingdom of Prussia, Province of Brandenburg, Regierungsbezirk Potsdam. This book also includes a master index to Volumes 41 through 42, which covers all of Brandenburg. Written in English by […]

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Map Guide to German Parish Registers: Rhineland III and Palatinate (Pfalz)

Map Guide to German Parish Registers: Kingdom of Prussia, Province of  Rhineland III and Kingdom of Bavaria, Palatinate (Pfalz) is the third volume covering Rhineland. See the list below for all areas covered. This map guide provides an historical background to the region, including a complete list of rulers and political leaders for the Rhineland […]

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Map Guide to German Parish Registers: Thuringia — Taking Another Look

German parish records are critical to researching one’s German ancestors. William Dollarhide explained it well: “Unlike American genealogical research, where the place to search for basic vital records is usually a civil registration (city, county, state), European research is usually related to an ecclesiastical jurisdiction. In 18th & 19th century German-speaking areas, one must search […]

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