Here are a few examples of recently completed projects. Click details of any of the projects in the list below for details: short desription of a project, time range, places, religion and ethnicity of people searched, archives and repositories used, languages, costs involved, duration, etc. so that you were able to see what projects we normaly take. But we are open to all family history projects, no matter how small or how big they are. Just drop us a line and we'll tell you what we can do for you (contact form). Initial stage consisting of determining possible sources of information, preparing preliminary research plan including costs and duration estimation is free. Some details like names, names of counties or geographical locations are used instead of exact town information for places ommitted.
Gorals from Nowy Targ area
Short description: Search for ancestors and living relatives in a few villages around Nowy Targ. Found a few generations of ancestors before client's visit and then exact places where their houses were located 100 years ago and meeting distant cousins during client's trip to the villages.
Short description: Finding ancestry of client's father, interviewing living relatives, preparing a family tree
Polish family in Lithuania (1750-1910)
Short description: Search for ancestors of client's grandfather and for living relatives in Lithuania, in tiny villages close to Wilno. Finding a few generations of ancestors as well as potential relatives, still living in the area and still speaking beautifull 200 years old Polish.
Mazowsze I (1790-1890)
Short description: Search for ancestors of client's grandfather born in a village north-east from Warsaw. Research started in one village and soon moved also to nearby villages and parishes. Found places where older generations came from, found 5 generations of ancestors. Records in Russian, Polish and Latin, Roman Catholic.
Lemko in Poland and Slovakia - 1750-1900
Short description: Search for ancestors of client's grandparents in two Lemko villages, one on Polish and the other on Slovak side of a border. finding a number o generations of ancestors since mid 18th century.
Short description: Search for ancestry of client's grandparents in two parishes south-west from Krakow, finding a few generations of ancestors, using church archive in Krakow, records in Latin, photographing of a villages and cemeteries
Short description: Search for ancestors of client's grandfather in one parish 20 km north from Rzeszów, finding a number o generations of ancestors since mid 18th century, visiting the village.
Western Galicia III (1775-1894)
Short description: A large family living in one village in Galicia (south-west of Krakow), found 5 generations of ancestors, records in Latin.
Short description: Project concerning Jewish family from Oleszyce in eastern Poland and Rawa Ruska in what is now western Ukraine and then accompanying guest to their ancestral town.
Short description: Metrical records retrieval from a church archive in north of Poland, records in German.