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Palatines to America German Genealogy Society (PALAM) is an national organization dedicated to finding German speaking ancestors and their place of origin. Whether your ancestors are from Germany, Austria, Alsace, Switzerland, Luxemborg, Lichtenstein, Poland, Russia, Denmark, Netherlands, East Prussian, Pomerania, Brandenberg, Silesia, Galicia, Bohemia or other German speaking areas, PALAM can help you find that illusive ancestor.
Organized in 1975, PALAM has an extensive collection of German Immigrant Ancestor files. Our library collection is housed at the Columbus Metropolitan Library, Columbus, Ohio. The library is located at 96 S Grant Ave., Columbus, Ohio 43215.
Our membership consists of persons at all levels of research beginners to professionals. Members are happy to help you and share information with you. Pay-for research is available also.
Our online databases some public, some members only, can connect you will other researchers seeking the same family names and hard to find information for your family. See link in main site navigation.