"The Pomeranian People"


Published by the Pomeranian Special Interest Group (PSIG)
- a California non-profit, public interest corporation.

2022 Fall Issue

Demmin, Greifswald and Belgard are the focus of Die Pommerschen Leute in the 2022 Winter issue.

Upcoming Events

PSIG Webinar - January 21, 2023 2 p.m. Eastern (U.S. and Canada)

Pomeranian Emigration Connection Session.

Discussions will focus on the What, When, Where and Why of emigration. As time permits, we will discuss other topics. There will be two or three breakout groups facilitated by moderators. People will be grouped by the Pomeranian Kreis their ancestors came from. Free to all. Registration is now closed.

Full Name ..... Item - Submitter Numbers
LICHTFUSS, Anna ... 921-843
LICHTFUSS, Elizabeth ... 1133-843
LICHTFUSS, Elma ... 1133-843
LICHTFUSS, Gustav ... 1133-843
LICHTFUSS, Lillian ... 1133-843
LICHTFUSS, Marie ... 1133-843
LICHTFUSS, Martha ... 1133-843
LICHTWART, ... 2856-867
LICK, Bertha ... 3749-2173
LICK, Louise ... 650-365
LICKAS, Anna ... 158-191
LICKAS, Christian ... 158-191
LICKAS, Elizabeth ... 158-191
LICKAS, Kathrina ... 158-191

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Pomeranian Immigrants To America

Who Were They? Why Did They Come? Where Did They Settle?

Myron Gruenwald, founder of "Die Pommerschen Leute", wrote nine books about the history and culture of the Pommeranian people who immigrated to America in the latter part of the 19th century. They are available for purchase. More

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PSIG Pomeranian Book Collection

Pommeranian Reference Books

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Pomerania and Germany

During the last half of the 19th century when Pomeranians were emigrating to America.

The last IGGP genealogy conference was held from July 17 thru July 24, 2021. You can find more information about the event here.

A list of the current member organizations can be found here.

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