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Links/Related Sources

Digital Collections

Genealogy Research

  • Minnesota Historical Society
    The Minnesota Historical Society has extensive collections of local, state and federal census data; naturalization records, 1918 Minnesota Alien Registration records and newspapers from across the state, including the American Jewish World. Access to subscription databases, for example Ancestry.com, is also available on-site. Copies of Minnesota birth records (pre-1900-1934) and death records (1904-2001) can be obtained on-site or ordered through their website.

  • Minnesota Genealogical Society
    The Minnesota Genealogical Society has a full menu of classes and services, including free and for fee.Their extensive library in South St. Paul holds books for locations across the United States as well as Polish, Czech, British, Scandinavian, and Canadian collections. Access to subscription databases is also available on-site.

  • JewishGen
    Affiliated with the Museum of Jewish Heritage, JewishGen has an extensive website that features databases, research tools and resources to help with Jewish ancestry research and help find family members.

Jewish History Resources