Research in Western Galicia – history, characteristics and sources


What you will learn in this video?

  • The partitions of Poland and what is Galicia.
  • The division into Eastern and Western Galicia.
  • The history of the vital records in the Habsburg Empire and what are their characteristics.
  • How to recognize that your ancestors arrived from Galicia?

Apart from the that you can also download the pdf file with the presentation  that was used in the video, with historical maps, links and most important information noted.

If you are still having problems with finding your ancestors or need any assistance in your research, please send your request to our Genealogy Services Team.



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