German and Polish Research
Polish and German Genealogy and Ancestry
We offer a number of services related to the
German and Polish languages and help for those interested in researching their German or Polish
ancestry or visiting the former German territories now part of Poland. Our
main areas of activity include:
Genealogy Research: Documents, records and people search in former German territories now part of the west of Poland
Historical research: German / Polish place name changes.
Translation: the translation of
Polish, English, German historical documents.
Stock Picture Library of Germany and Poland between 1890 and 1950.
We own an extensive archive of original negatives and photographs taken in Germany and Poland between 1890 and 1950. High definition digital scans of these are available for use by historians, writers publishers, researchers and others in a wide range of publications, both printed and digital.
Genealogy Research: find and research documents, records and people!
We can locate, travel to and research records held in records offices, churches and other information centers to help with your Polish or German genealogy research. We also offer a people finding service to locate long lost family and distant relatives still living in Poland. We specialise and work only with genealogy connected with the Polish province of Lubuskie (formerly the German provinces of Brandenburg, Posen, and parts of Silesia.
Historical Research: locate the place in which your ancestors originated.
The names and spellings of hundreds of villages and towns have changed greatly over time. We can help locate your ancestral village and town in modern Poland. Prices start at just $ 20.
Translation: translation of Polish and German into and from English
We offer a complete translation and interpreting service for the Polish, German and English languages. Our staff includes native speakers of both English, German and Polish for the perfect translation. Our prices are very reasonable and our service unbeatable!
Photography: we can take photographs or film your ancestral location.
If you can't visit Poland yourself we can travel to your families home town or village, take photographs and film the place for you. You can then 'visit' Poland from the comfort of your own home, perhaps many thousands of miles away! Prices from only $ 60 for a CD full of unique pictures of your ancestral village or town.