A Kreis in the Duchy of
Pommern / Pomerania
Pommern Tracht of the 19th Century
Customs and Events - a listing of events
and holiday customs from yesteryear.
Greifenberg Map - a detailed map of Kreis
Greifenberg showing the various small villages.
Kreis Sites - access to the
various Kreis sites that are found on the Internet. Also some genealogical
sites to assist in your family search plus
some personal web sites of descendants of former Kreis Greifenberg,
A- K Village Summaries
- of various
cities and villages in Kreis Greifenberg. They include Arnsberg, Batzlaff,
Behlkow, Borntin, Broitz, Carnitz, Dargislaff, Drosedow, Fiersberg, Glansee,
Görke, Gützelvitz, Hagenow, Hoff, Kirchhagen, Klätkow, and Koldemanz.
K-Z Village Summaries- includes the
villages of Küssin, Langenhagen, Lensin, Loppnow, Prust, Rewahl, Ribbekardt,
Robe, Rottnow, Schmalenthin, Schruptow, Schwessow, Triebs, Treptow, Trieglaff,
Voigtshagen, Wachholzhagen, Wittenfelde, Woedke, Zarben, Zedlin, Zirkwitz,
Emigrants - A listing of Pommern
Emigrants indicating their home village and the state where they emigrated to.
Helpful Web Sites for genealogists
and also web sites of the various kreise of Pommern.
Occupations and other German words
found in documents and church records Also a listing of Polish special
letters and their pronunciation, (und Die polnischen Sonderzeichen).
pronunciations plus form letters for writing to Polish and German archivest.
Polish Folk Songs
for your celebration sing-alongs.
Pomeranian Recipes includes
many you probably enjoyed as a child, plus others.
are invited to add your Kreis Greifenberg queries to this site.
Pommern and Prussua Maps
A map of Pomerania which contains the various Kreises plus a thumbnail historical
sketch of Pommern. Also a map of Prussia at the height of her glory, including some of
Pommern History Timeline
- A brief outline with dates, from the earliest known history to 1990.
Prussian History Timeline
- A brief outline with dates, from the Prussia's creation to its demise.
Surname Search - A listing of
former Kreis Greifenberg residents including the e-mail address of the descendant
that is researching them.
Villages-Renamed - A
listing of the villages of Greifenberg, including the Polish name change and
the information regarding survived church records.
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This web site was launched on 2 September 2001 and updated
8 July 2008 by Edna Pieper Cherney. Your additions or corrections are
invited, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org