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Index of Emigrants to America from
IGS Ortssipenbücher

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Latest Update: 28 Jul 2017

The Immigrant Genealogial Society Library has over 200 Ortssippenbücher (family lineage books) from German speaking areas. Some of these books contain notations that the person emigrated to America. Those names have been extracted by an IGS volunteer, Bob Reis. There is additional information given, often including several generations for the family.

IGS has Ortssippenbücher from the states listed, below:

BAV - Bavaria
BAW - Baden-Württemberg
DON - Donau Schwabia
HES - Hesse
MKV - Mecklenburg/Vorpommern
NRWP - Nordrhein/Westphalen
NS - Niedersachsen
NSO - Niedersachsen/Ostfriesland
RPF - Rheinland/Pfalz
SAR - Saarland

These are links to the Lists of Emigrants with Surnames Beginning with Letters:

A    B    C    D    E    F    G    H    I-J    K    L    M    N    O    P-Q    R    S    T    U    V    W    X-Z   

You may request the information for the individuals in the lists above by using this form.