Croatia Goals:  1: Research   2: Archives and Libraries   3: Immigration and Emigration   4: Church Records   5: Maps and Gazetteers   6: Newspapers   7: Websites   8: Search Records   9: Get Help  





Project 9: Croatia

Explore research in Croatia.


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Goal 1: Learn about Croatian research.


Choices:

A. Learn about Croatian genealogy.

  1. Learn the basics of Croatian research in this FamilySearch Wiki article.
    FS—Wiki: Croatia Genealogy
  2. Learn more about beginning Croatian research.
    Beginner's Guide to Croatian Research—13 pgs.
  3. Explore Croatia Genealogy Resources on the FEEFHS site.
  4. Explore Croatia-in-English site for a variety of genealogy resources.
  5. Explore the Croatian genealogy links on the Appleby.net site.

B. Learn about the Croatian language and genealogy terms.

  1. Learn about Serbo-Croatian grammar genealogy terms in this FamilySearch Wiki article.
    FS—Wiki: Serbo-Croatian Word List
  2. Learn more about the Croatian language in this FamilySearch Wiki article.
    FS—Wiki: Croatian Language


Goal 2: Learn about Croatia archives and libraries.


Choices:

A. Learn about Croatian archives and libraries.

  1. Learn about Croatia archives and libraries in this FamilySearch Wiki article.
    FS—Wiki: Croatia Archives and Libraries
  2. Explore the Croatian State Archives site.





Goal 3: Learn about Croatian emigration and immigration.


Choices:

A. Learn about Croatian emigration and immigration.

  1. Learn about Croatia emigration and immigration in this FamilySearch Wiki article.
    FS—Wiki: Croatia Emigration and Immigration


Goal 4: Learn about Croatia church records.


Choices:

A. Learn about Croatian church records.

  1. Learn about Croatia church records in this FamilySearch Wiki article.
    FS—Wiki: Croatia Church Records
  2. Explore the church-specific links in the Croatia-in-English site.


Goal 5: Learn about Croatia maps and gazetteers.


Choices:

A. Explore Croatia map resources.

  1. Explore the Perry-Castaneda site for maps of Croatia.
  2. Explore old maps of Croatia in the 1900 Collection.
  3. Explore the Maps and Gazetteers section of the FEEFHS.org site.
  4. Explore the David Rumsey collection of Croatia maps.
  5. Explore the Old Maps Online site for Croatia maps.




Goal 6: Learn about Croatia newspapers.


Choices:

A. Learn about Croatia newspapers.

  1. Search Croatian newspapers in the onlinenewspapers.com site.
  2. Search Croatian newspapers in the world-newspapers.com site.
  3. Search Croatian newspapers in the ABYZ News Links site.


Goal 7: Explore additional websites for research.


Choices:

A. There are a number of websites with valuable resources for Croatian research.

  1. Explore links in Cyndi's List.
  2. Explore links in Kindred Trails.
  3. Explore links in GenealogyLinks.net.
  4. Search the FindaGrave site for cemetery records.
  5. Search the BillionGraves site for cemetery records.


Goal 8: Search records from Croatia.


Choices:

A. Use links to quickly search the most common record collections for Croatia.

Note: To search records on these sites, you must be registered or be at a FamilySearch Center.

  1. Click a link in the first section to search a FamilySearch collection.
  2. Click a link in the second section to search an Ancestry collection.

B. Explore additional record collections.

  1. 1. Explore the FamilySearch page for Croatian online record collections.
  2. In each program (FamilySearch, Ancestry, Findmypast or MyHeritage), explore additional record collections besides the ones listed in QUIKLinks on this page.


Goal 9: Get help with your Croatia research.


Choices:

A. Use Facebook pages to get answers to your questions.

  1. See the Croatian Heritage and Genealogy Facebook page.
  2. Visit the Central Europe Genealogy Research Community on Facebook.
  3. See the Genealogy on Facebook list of Facebook groups dedicated to helping with research for Croatia.

B. Join a mailing list or message board for Croatia research.

  1. Search the RootsWeb site for Croatia research mailing lists.
  2. Explore the Croatia research mailing lists on Cyndi's List.

C. Learn about Croatia genealogy societies.

  1. Explore Croatia genealogy society sites on Cyndi's list.
  2. See the Societies and Organizations section of the FEEFHS site.





QUIKLinks

FamilySearch
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