This is a 19-minute video, loaded with historical knowledge and practical tips that will help you to move on with your genealogy. It is prepared by Aleksander Zawilski, a member of PolishOrigins team: our genealogist, research and tours manager who is working on different genealogical projects on daily basis.
What you will learn in this video:
- Which institutions can store the vital records in Poland?
- How to locate the relevant archive, which will have the records from the parish of your interest?
- We will discuss and show you some useful functionalities of the following websites: SzukajwArchiwach, FamilySearch, Geneteka.
- You might be able to find the online scans and indexes of some records.
You can also download the pdf file with the notes from video and some useful vocabulary.
How to find the archive that stores the records of your interest