Germanic Genealogy Society

Regional Information

If you have an interest in a specific geographic region, you are also invited to phone or write to one of the Regional Resource Contacts for personalized help. These experienced GGS members have volunteered to answer general questions about researching in a specific region. Their names, phone numbers and addresses are listed in the front cover of the Journal. GGS Members can also find an up-to-date list on this website. You must be logged in for this link to work.

GGS needs Regional Resource Contacts for several areas of Germany. At the moment the regions include: Bavaria, Berlin, Brandenburg, and Thuringia. If you are able to help, please contact us at the email below.

If you require help, e-mail GGS at

This section contains links to information on the various regions.

Bavaria Berlin Brandenburg Bremen East Prussia Hamburg Hohenzollern
Luxembourg Mecklenburg Pomerania Posen Saxony Schleswig-Holstein Silesia
West Prussia            

The following section lists the regions where articles are needed to describe the region. Click on the above regions for examples of articles.

Alsace-Lorraine Anhalt Baden Birkenfeld Brunswick East Friesland Hanover
Hesse Lauenburg Lübeck Nassau Oldenburg Palatinate Rhineland
Schaumburg-Lippe Thuringia Waldeck Westphalia Wuerttemberg