Would you like to join the Poland Project ?

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To join the Polish Roots project, just Answer to this question below and we'll get you a badge and a welcome!

https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Project:Poland

in Requests for Project Volunteers by Maggie N. G2G6 Pilot (821k points)
My great grand parents imigrated from Russia Poland. 1840
Yes, I would like to join the Poland project!
I'd be happy to. Have family connections to Bialystok and made a trip there in person so may have some useful information to share with others.
Yes, Please add me. I have many Polish ancestors, mostly in the 1400's.

Yes, I would like to join the project.

Tomasz, thank you for joining Poland Project!
I submitted a request for access to the google group, but it's been a while and doesn't appear to have been approved yet. Just checking in on that.  Thanks
Hi , im interested in joining, my ancestors ( Daniel Traugott Zerbst) came from Posen Prussia, (and his wife Anna Hirschfield) came from Zlotkowo Posen Prussia,im keen to learn more about them and beyond.
Please add me! My great grandfather Felix Kotowski came from Zwiernyniec (could have the spelling wrong) just before WWI and his wife Mary (Bednarz) and son Stefan followed a few years later. Very stuck with researching this branch of my family tree. My grandmother Eleanor was born in the US.
I would like to join the Poland project to learn more about my Brietzke heritage.

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I would love to help update the data base for Bialy Potok and Rydouby as that is where my grandmother came from.  Have also found some really interesting (to me) information on her.
by Lynn Pappas G2G Crew (440 points)
Hi Lynn, did you want to join the project?  I'll award you the badge!
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I would like to join the Poland Project
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Leo, are you a member of WikiTree ? Did you answer this question without logging in ?
Are  you Hartnett-214 ? I awarded you a badge.
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Niedzwiecki ! ! !  My grandfather has his vowels in the wrong places.  Ignatz was born in 1893 in Poland.
by Jo Gill G2G6 Mach 9 (95.7k points)
All good, Jo. I awarded you your badge.
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by Jo Gill G2G6 Mach 9 (95.7k points)
I do not have an Ancestry subscription so therefore, I can not see the immigration record for your Grandpa. Two things you can do:

1) Tell me the name of the Database you found it on so I can locate it in the free databases

2) Download the actual image of the record and upload it to the image section of your Grandfather's profile here. Make sure to note the source of where it came from.
I did not see the record, Jo, for your grandfather but it's possible that he may be from Przasnysz which was in Russia Poland at the time of his immigration.
Maggie, the record is attached to Ignatz.  Thank you for helping me find the answer to his hometown.  I believe his father's name is written above the town name.  and who is Wincenty Niedzwiecki?  Mysteries !
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YES!  I would like to join the Polish Roots project.  My Great Grandfather was born in Poland, his wife from Austria.  I have been researching Polish history and feel I will be beneficial to this project.
by Pat Feht G2G Crew (780 points)
You are all set, Pat !
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Please sign me up to join in the Poland Project.
by Matthew Koeppen G2G1 (1.3k points)
Thanks for joining, Matthew (-:
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Yes, my great grandparents are from Poland.
by Andrija Šojat G2G Crew (690 points)

Thanks for joining, Andrea (-:

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I would like to join. All of my maternal grandparents emigrated from Poland to Northwest Ohio (Toledo, Rossford) between 1902 and 1908.
by Julie Campbell G2G6 Mach 1 (17.4k points)
I came from the East Toledo area, near Olney School, Julie !
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My grandmother was part Polish.  Please add me.  Thank you
by Phillip Jares G2G6 Mach 1 (17.7k points)

Got your badge on, Jared (-:

+8 votes
Yes, I would like to join the Poland Project.
by Mantvydas Juozapavičius G2G1 (1.9k points)

All set to go, Mantvydas (-: 

+8 votes
Yes, I would love to join!
by Lori Harlan G2G6 Mach 1 (13.8k points)
+8 votes
Hi, I would love to join the project. Lori
by Lori Harlan G2G6 Mach 1 (13.8k points)

you are good to go now, Lori. 

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Yes! I would love to join the Poland project. I'm not sure how much I can contribute, but I'm willing to learn and would love the opportunity to help.

My g-grandparents came from Poland, changed their surname when they came off the boat and left bread crumbs as to their Polish Roots. My g-grandmother told her children (my grandmother and her brothers) the family surname on her deathbed, but unfortunately, the kids only knew how to speak Polish, not spell it so we only have the pronunciation.

My mom has done her MtDNA, but I do not have enough knowledge of the family to tell if I'm getting any matches.
by Gerrie Bartholomew G2G4 (4.9k points)
MtDNA can go way back depending on the test you took, Gerri. For instance, my Polish mitachondrial line goes back to the Ukraine. It was interesting to read up on it.

Even if the Polish surname is anglicized when they immigate, they are still consider "Polish" in roots.
Thanks, Maggie.
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yes, I would be pleased to join the Poland Project, Peter K.
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I'd be interested! My family is from Busk, near Lvov in Ukraine/Poland/Galicia. Borders move eh!
by Tony Swiecicki G2G Crew (410 points)

Thank you for joining the Polish project, Tony.

+8 votes
Yes, I want to join. And I want now something more about family Lubas who are probably from poland
by Rafael Kokot G2G6 (9.2k points)

Thanks for being a member of the Poland project, Rafael !

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I would love to join the project.  I just recently found my biological father through DNA.  In researching his family tree I found that my great grandmother was born in Poland.  I have figured out that she migrated to the U S in the early 1900s with her father and siblings.  But I can not find documentation on that or any information about her mother.
by Dorie O'Neill G2G Crew (780 points)

Dorie, put up what you know already in your tree and I will try to help you locate your biological great- grandmother's mother. 

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I'd love to join the Polish project.  I have Glodeks and Krolczyks and Jakubowkski's in my tree. Thanks Kathy!
by Kathy Altomare G2G1 (1.4k points)

Thanks for joining, Kathy !

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Hello from South Dakota USA!  Proud to be Polish and would like to be in your group :)
by Andrea Gaikowski G2G Crew (720 points)
Thanks for joining the Poland Project, Andrea !
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I just joined, so I have no idea how to help, but my mom's side is from Ukraine/Poland and have been difficult to track before they made it to Philly and NJ, so I'd love to team up with people! Kachmar / Kachmarchik / and Corwonski / Cerwinka / a hundred other Anglicized spellings, I'm sure. I'm going to get my aunt to help sort through my tree at Thanksgiving.
by Barb Steele G2G Crew (410 points)

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