German Genealogy Series


Welcome to Family Tree Tours German Genealogy Series!

This new video series will explore all things German to help you understand your German heritage.  We will give ideas for genealogy research, How To’s for navigating German emigrant databases and interviews with German researchers, historians and other interesting folks we meet on our travels to Germany. So Willkommen!


Interview with Timo Kracke – German genealogist and Podcaster

Our premier episode features an interview with Timo Kracke, the host of “Der Genealoge” podcast in Germany. We discuss researching in Germany, the interest of ancestry search in Deutschland and Timo shows us the German database GOV that he will be presenting at Roots Tech 2014.



German Genealogy Q&A Hour – With free Handout

Q & A Webinar with tips for finding your German hometown and then preparing for a heritage tour. Plus lots of question on German research brickwalls hosted by Thomas MacEntee of Geneabloggers.




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