Haller’s Army Index

Description of the Army About the Records Index How to obtain copies of the records once an entry is found in the index About the PGSA Library Research Policy Returning Soldiers Recruitment poster for the Polish Army in France by the graphic artist, W. Benda. Image used with permission of the Polish Museum of America, […]

Haller’s Army Request Form

Click here for a printable Haller’s Army request form (pdf) Please note that the Polish Museum of America processes these requests. The Polish Genealogical Society of America is providing this information as a service to those visiting PGSA.org. Please contact the Polish Museum of America if you have any questions or concerns. Once you have […]

Research Guide – Polish Museum Library

Computer Indexes Obituaries from the Dziennik Chicagoski Newspaper Index from 1890 – 1929 and 1930 – 1971 on computer, available on microfilm Books: 1890-1899; 1900-1909; 1910-1919; 1920-1929 Translation guide provided Haller’s Army Index An estimated 20,000 Polish immigrants in America answered the call to fight for freedom and the opportunity to regain Poland’s independence in […]

Military Records

Haller’s Army Index Haller’s Army Records Index in Pultusk, Poland Polish Soldiers Buried in France World War I Draft Registration Index

Vital Statistics

Cemetery Records Cedar Grove Cemetery Burials Death Records Dziennik Chicagoski Death Notice Index: 1890-1929 Dziennik Chicagoski Death Notice Index: 1930-1971 Jednosc Polonia Death Notice Index, Baltimore, MD Kuryer Polski Death Notice Index, Milwaukee, WI National Obituary Archive NYC Death Records Search 1891-1919 Saint Joseph County, Indiana Deaths Searchable Death Indexes and Records Social Security Death […]

Gazetteer of Poland (1988 & 2009)

A portion of this gazetteer of Poland was published as a 2 volume book set in August 1988 by the (US) Defense Mapping Agency and includes names approved by the United States Board on Geographic Names. It may be useful for locating places on maps because the gazetteer provides their coordinates. While the admininstrative subdivisions […]

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Research Databases

PGSA’s redesign and restructuring of Polish genealogical data is still underway. If you would like assistance searching for any particular information, please email us and a volunteer will do their best to provide information from our existing records. PGSA Library Research Policy Birth Index An index of births based on Catholic parish records in the […]

PGSA Announcements

Genealogy Saturday, offered monthly for six years, has been cancelled for lack of public participation. We now provide two alternatives: PGSA volunteers work in the library of the Polish Museum of America most Wednesdays from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. Their primary task is filling orders; they are also available to consult on genealogy questions/methods. […]

PGSA Books

Use this page to review and order PGSA sales items using cash/check. Download an order form. Note: As of January 1, 2016, the tax rate for Illinois residents is 10.25%. For items shipped outside the continental United States, contact [email protected] for cost of shipping. Not a PGSA member? Consider becoming a member for savings on […]

Ships and Immigration

Ships Allen Line Tourist’s Guide to Canada & US – c. 1880 Cimorelli Immigration Manifests Online Locate ship departures and arrivals by port, date, by ship’s name. Immigrant Ships Transcribers Guild for Poland, and Galicia Immigrants 1889 List of Merchant Marine Ships Sunk or Damaged in WWII Morton Allen Directory in One Step Palmer List […]

Research Directory

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Caution! Due to the launch of the new search engine many of the references to specific data sets, databases and tables listed below are inactive, broken or misdirected. They […]

Immigration to America

Ships Allen Line Tourist’s Guide to Canada & US – c. 1880 Cimorelli Immigration Manifests Online Locate ship departures and arrivals by port, date, by ship’s name. Immigrant Ships Transcribers Guild for Poland, and Galicia Immigrants 1889 List of Merchant Marine Ships Sunk or Damaged in WWII Morton Allen Directory in One Step The Ships […]