AuthorKruski, Jason.
TitleA guide to Chicago and Midwestern Polish-American genealogy / by Jason Kruski.
PublishedBaltimore : Published for Clearfield Company by Genealogical Publishing Company, 2012.
Descriptionvii, 107 pages ; 22 cm
ISBN9780806355771
ISBN0806355778
Bib. NoteIncludes bibliographical references.
Formatted NoteContents: The first steps -- U.S. census records -- U.S. vital records -- Naturalizations records -- U.S. military records -- Cemeteries, burials, funerals, and related death records -- Chicago and Midwestern records and resources -- Miscellaneous records -- Determining the Polish village of origin -- Polish language and genealogy -- Polish church and vital records -- Polish research and beyond -- DNA and genetic genealogy -- Living relatives -- Research tips.
Summary NoteSummary: Chicago has been the historic stronghold of Polish-Americans. Poles came to Chicago for the opportunities it offered, and then scattered across the Midwest and the United States. Learn to access the records, whether using paper records or the wealth of information available on websites.
SubjectsBibliographies.
Bibliographies.
Chicago (Ill.) -- Genealogy.
Family histories.
Family histories.
Genealogy.
Handbooks and manuals.
Handbooks and manuals.
Illinois -- Chicago.
Middle West.
Middle West -- Genealogy.
Polish Americans.
Polish Americans -- Genealogy -- Bibliography.
Polish Americans -- Genealogy -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Polish Americans -- Genealogy -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Polish Americans -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Genealogy.
Polish Americans -- Middle West -- Genealogy.
United States, Illinois, Cook, Chicago -- Genealogy -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
United States, Illinois, Cook, Chicago -- Minorities -- Genealogy.
United States, Middle West -- Genealogy -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
United States, Middle West -- Minorities.
LC Card Number2013-387383
Call Number/Copies 
 WRHS Research Library: F 548.9 P7 K78 2012
CA-1902760: LC class, open stacks [status: NON-CIRCULATING]
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