Batschka Family Research
Finding your Danube Swabian roots

Batschka Reference Books
Published resources relating to Villages & Family Research

Batschka Village Look-up Guides - are listed on our Village Index, under each village.

Look-up Guides for Emigrants/Stader and 1828 Hungarian Census, and other books

Bács-Bodrog Megye (County) - Hungarian Names of Villages & Cities & FHC Film Number

Understanding Danube Swabian Research & Discoveries with Alice Spande

Dennis J. Bauer's Genealogical Batschka Book Collection

Emigration from Batschka in the US Customs & Immigration Passenger Ship Records
by Dave Dreyer

General & Non-Specific Look-ups

941 Ship Extractions from Batschka, Records by Name - Records by Village
- PDF File: People who died in the USA - Brigitte & Gunther Wolf:

Ship Data: Information regarding the ships your Donauschwaben ancestors journeyed on immigrating to the US, may be provided by request.  See Sample - John Schlesinger

Peter Schmidt's Deutsch-Ungarisher Familienkalenders

Germans & Hungarians: 1828 Land Census - Mrs. Martha Remer Conner

About The Hungarian Property Tax 1828 Land Census

List of Citizens killed by Marshall Tito's Regime

Donauschwaben Zeitung


Commemorative Ceremony in Gara/Batschka - On July 6, 2007, a large commemorative ceremony and the consecration of the old cemetery in Gara marked the 60 anniversary of the forcible removal of Germans in Hungary.
Gedenkfeier (Commemoration) in Gara/Batschka - 6. Juli 2007 Anläßlich des 60. Jahrestages der Verschleppung der Ungarndeutschen kam es zu einer großen Gedenkfeier und zur Weihe des alten Friedhofs in Gara.
(translation by Hans Martini)


Donauschwaben in Yugoslavia German People Federation in Subotica and Baetetigungsfeld, BR Yugoslavia [German]


Serbia and Montenegro Map & Placename Index

CentroConsult - Research in Slovakia & former Austria-Hungary

ProGenealogists - Family History Research Group - Records Retrieval and Ancestry Research (Former Hungarian areas)





Where to Look for
Hard-to-Find German-Speaking Ancestors
in Eastern Europe
by Brandt, Bruce 1992.
Index to 16,372 surnames and references to where they may be found in Galicia, Austria, Hungary, the Banat and Batschka. © 2003-2012 Donauschwaben Villages Helping Hands, a Nonprofit Corporation
Last Updated: 11 Sep 2013
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