Danube Swabian


"Every man is a quotation from all his ancestors."
- C
Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Deutschland Resources & Donauschwaben Associations

General: History | Genealogy | Maps | Links


Deutschland Federal States & Cities
  1. Baden-Württemberg
  2. Bavaria
  3. Berlin
  4. Brandenburg
  5. Bremen
  6. Hamburg
  7. Hesse
  8. Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania
  9. Lower Saxony
  10. North Rhine-Westphalia
  11. Rhineland-Palatinate
  12. Saarland
  13. Saxony
  14. Saxony-Anhalt
  15. Schleswig-Holstein
  16. Thuringia


German geographic regions links to very helpful geographic information

Adalbert Goertz's Regional German FAQs Great site with excellent history and genealogy answers about the areas of Baden, Böhmen, Brandenburg, Deutschland (Germany), Elsass-Lothringen, Mähren, Ost Preußen, Pommern, Posen, Preußen, Rheinhessen, Rheinpfalz, Schlesien, Westfalen, West Preußen. (In English)

Index to States, Provinces, and Regions of Germany

Germany Country Studies


Excerpts from Correspondence With Pastor Ronald Lommel, the Lutheran Parish Nieder-Gemünden, Hesse by Henry Fischer

Finding the Origins of 18th-century Emigrants From Southern Germany by Friedrich R. Wollmershäuser

Internet Sources of German Genealogy

European Migration & Your Family Origins

Search surnames, town in Germany - Eduard Pesé 

FEEFHS Surname Databases


Links & Travel

Tours in Bavaria, contact Michael Mora info@mgstours.com
website: www.mgstours.com

Credits and Notes:

2006 population statistics. 
List of Cities via Deutschland-Navigator.
Map courtesy of www.theodora.com/maps used with permission.


Finding Our Danube Swabian Ancestors

Find a Village Book to buy at:
Antiquariat Dipl.-Ing. Ralf Einhorn
Ordering (in English) / E-mail
Search Ralf's site by Village/Town/City:

Or Search Books by Region:
Banat |
Batschka |
Sathmar | Slavonia |
 | Swabian Turkey
For your convenience:
German to English Translations for
Ordering from German Book Dealers

Inserting German characters:
on a
PC - Hold down the "Alt" key & punch
 in numbers on the numeric keypad on the right: 

ä = 132 | Ä= 142 | ö= 148 | Ö=153 |
ü=129 | Ü=154 | ß=225

Last updated:
31 Jan 2014

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