Trace Your German Roots Online Downloads

Welcome! Trace Your German Roots Online by James M. Beidler includes various worksheets and maps to help you research your German ancestors from the comfort of your own home. We’ve created downloadable, fillable versions of these worksheets and made them—along with the Website Index from Appendix B—available online for you to download.

  • Framing the Question Worksheet
  • Phonetischen Namen Karte (PNK) Worksheet
  • FamilySearch Records Checklist
  • Heimat Tic-Tac-Toe Worksheet
  • Website Index

Since this book’s publication, German records website has added more church records to its collection, including those from the Rhineland region. In addition to the forms above, you’ll also receive an updated version of the map that shows which regions are participating in Archion’s Kirchenbuchportal (including the Rhineland). The original version of this map appeared on page 186 of Trace Your German Roots Online.

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