Germans in St. Louis

Type: Research Group
Purpose: The Germans in St. Louis Research Group’s mission statement is to preserve German family history, genealogical records and culture in St Louis and Missouri by providing educational and research opportunities, community services, collecting, preserving, and publishing genealogical and historical records.
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Contact Information:
Membership: $10.00 per year per person, $15.00 for familyJoin Germans in St. Louis
Membership Benefits:
  • Access to experienced Germanic Researchers & translators
  • Access to Members Only section on our website.
    1. Monthly meeting notes with detailed instructions on websites we talked about.
    2. Instructional videos on how to use some German databases, websites
    3. Recorded videos from some of our meetings and remote webinars with speakers.
    4. Member Surname Database
    5. Members-only Section​
  • Monthly meetings featuring speakers and/or hands on research help.
  • Day trips to German heritage sites throughout Missouri and the Midwest
  • Quarterly One on One Research Help with Remote help from a German researcher
Research (or Focus) Areas:  Worldwide.
Research Services:  We are willing to help researchers from Germany who have immigrants who came to St. Louis or Missouri for free.
Library (or other resources):  No.
Store/Publications:  We are in the process of publishing a book on “Our German Immigrant Ancestors” – stories of member’s German ancestors who came to St. Louis and Missouri.