A Guide to Chicago & Midwestern Polish-American Genealogy by Jason Kruski
Softcover; 2012; 107pp; 5.5”x 8.5”; ISBN; 978-0-80635577-1
Although small in size, this book contains a vast amount of information about researching your Polish-American ancestors in Chicago and Midwestern states. The fifteen chapters include the topics of U.S. census records; birth, marriage, and death records in Chicago’s Cook County; immigration and naturalization records; military records; cemetery and other death records; research in Poland; and DNA and genetic genealogy. The book lists many websites that are useful for Polish-American genealogical research. This is an up-to-date, all-inclusive manual that will help the Polish-American researcher stay abreast of the current state of research in genealogy.