Mennonite Historical Society of Saskatchewan

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Significant Sites

Significant sites that have historic value and could assist in relation to genealogical search.

Mennonite Church USA - Historical Committee

The Mennonite Historical Society of Canada

Mennonite Historical Library (Wikipedia)

Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online

Mennonite Genealogy - Main index is maintained by Richard Thiessen.

Tragheimerweide Mennonite Church Records 1781-1862. With a link back to Prussia Resources. (Note: all these pages maintained by Richard Thiessen).

Bethel Mennonite College Library and Archives, Newton, Kansas.
MENNONITE LIFE is a digital on line current periodical and the current issue, etc. are available at this site.

Polish Prussian Mennonite History

Odessa Collections includes the following link: Busau Mennonite Church Books

Eastern Europe Genealogical Society - good source of bios for Eastern Europe research materials.

Your Heritage Waterloo Region (YHWR) is a doorway to all the elements that give this Region a rich and complex flavour. Here, individuals and groups can explore every aspect of the unique spectrum of Waterloo Region, sharing their stories, ideas and reflections. Waterloo Region has many stories, from its founding by mainly Pennsylvania German and Scottish settlers, its rapid growth through multiple migrations. (We observe they have a unique way of posting published obituaries).

One of the more generic sites that is a subset of the LDS web presence for quite some time had been: The Global Gazette - Canada's Online Family History Magazine . This site refers to the process to buy Stats Canada documents.

Saskatchewan Genealogical Society Inc is a volunteer provincial heritage organization: SGS Library & Office, P.O.Box 1894, Regina, Saskatchewan S4P 3E1. We are the largest genealogical lending library in Canada and we also publish a quarterly journal - Bulletin.

Plett Foundation - Preservings is the online site of complete issues from the Hanover Historical Society, Steinbach, Manitoba operated by the D. F. Plett Historical Research Foundation. It contains large numbers of family histories and has good internal indexes.

Asienreise - Grandfather's Description of the trip to Central Asia 1880 (Martin Klaassen) 1964 - the full text of the pamphlet is there to read.

William Schroeder: excellent printable maps in trust of the Mennonite Heritage Centre.

SaskValleyNews - the weekly newspaper for the Saskatchewan Valley area north of Saskatoon. There are many Mennonites living here and many scattered far and wide with roots here. The obituaries that appeared in the SaskValleyNews are indexed and appear on this site. The file is now closed except for corrections, as the Valley News ceased publication. Files of the obituaries are kept in the archives where they may be viewed.



MHSS
Mennonite Historical Society of Saskatchewan

Room 900 - 110 La Ronge Road,
Saskatoon, SK, S7K 7H8
(306)242-6105
Archive Hours: Monday: 1:30 - 4:00 p.m. Wednesday: 1:30 - 4:00 p.m. & by appointment on Wed. evening.