Ahnenforscher Stammtisch Unna

Type: Non-profit
Our purpose is to provide a venue for interested genealogists to informally meet to share experiences and learn from one another.
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Contact Information:
Ahnenforscher Stammtisch 
c/o Familie Myers-Palmüller
Flözweg 9
59174 Kamen
  • Phone Number: 011-49-2307-236-978
  • Fax Number: (none)
  • Auf Deutsche or English Contacts? German or English
We do not collect membership dues – all events are normally free to attend.
Membership Benefits:
We offer our members both informal social get-togethers, as well as interesting and practice-oriented genealogical lectures and workshops.
Events:  Calendar
We meet every first Thursday of the month at 5 p.m. in the “Landhaus Massener Heide” in Unna, Germany.  If the first Thursday is a public holiday, we meet on the second Thursday of the month.
Research (or Focus) Areas:
 Our members’ research focus is very diversified regionally.  Many of our members also focus on research in Westfalen and the Ruhr Valley.
Research Services:
We are glad to provide tips and suggestions for research.  Enquiries are read as part of our regular monthly meetings and entrusted to members who volunteer to respond to the enquiry.
Library (or other resources):
We do not maintain our own library, but work with genealogical archives in our region.
Currently we do not operate a store or publish a journal.
More Resources:

Genealogy Resources in and around Unna, Germany


Lindenplatz 1


59423 Unna

Telephone: Internet: E-Mail:

+49 2303 103 727 http://www.unna.de/kreisstadt+unna/konzern-stadt/kulturbetriebe-unna/stadtarchiv/stadtarchiv.html thomas.wardenga@stadt-unna.de


Address: Telephone: Internet: E-Mail:

Märkische Str. 14, 44135 Dortmund +49 231 5022156 www.stadtarchiv.dortmund.de stadtarchiv-dortmund@stadtdo.de


Address: c/o Familie Myers-Palmüller, Flözweg 9, 59174 Kamen

www.ahnenforscherstammtisch.de .


! NEWSPAPER RESEARCH: Institut für Zeitungsforschung (Institute for Newspaper Research)

Telephone:: 02307/ 236 978


E-Mail: info@ahnenforscherstammtisch.de


Telephone: Internet: E-Mail:

Carl-von-Ossietzky-Straße 5, 44225 Dortmund (Brünninghausen) 0231/ 72 50 56 28

Address: Telephone: Internet: E-Mail:

Max-von-der-Grün-Platz 1-3 (ehem. Königswall 18), 44137 Dortmund 0231/ 50-23221
www.zeitungsforschung.dortmund.de zeitungsforschung.dortmund@stadtdo.de

Address: , , 44141 Dortmund Telephone:

Address: Berliner Platz 5, Telephone:


Landeskirchliches Archiv der Evangelischen Kirche von Westfalen

Stiftung Westfälisches Wirtschaftsarchiv

Westfälisches Wirtschaftsarchiv

Märkische Straße 120

0231 / 5417-296

Internet: http://www.archive.nrw.de/wirtschaftsarchive/WWADortmund/wir_ueber_uns/

E-Mail: http://wwado@dortmund.ihk.de/


44623 Herne

02323/ 16 2805


E-Mail: information.mob@mob.de

The library’s collection focuses on the former German eastern territories (now Poland or USSR) and the German settlements in

East, Central and Southeastern Europe as well as German displaced persons.

Address: Telephone: Internet: E-Mail:

Bethelplatz 2, 33617 Bielefeld

0521/ 594 159

www.archiv-ekvw.de johann.melzer@lka.ekvw.de

Opening hours: Monday thru Thursday: 9.00 -12.30 and 13.30-16.00

Ahnenforscher Stammtisch Unna

January 2018

or use the fee-based online digital church book portal: www.archion.de

Bistumsarchiv Münster – Archive for the Diocese of Münster (north of the Lippe river) )

Address: Telephone: Internet:

Georgskommende 19, 48143 Münster
0251/495-519 www.archive.nrw.de/kirchenarchive/kath_kirchenarchive_nrw/BistumsarchivMuenster/wir_ueber_uns/

E-Mail: bistumsarchiv@bistum-muenster.de
Opening hours: Monday thru Friday.: 9.00 – 12.30, Monday and Wednesday: 13.30 – 17.00

Erzbistumsarchiv Paderborn - Archive for the Diocese of Paderborn (south of the Lippe River)

Address: Telephone: Internet: E-Mail: Opening hours:

Domplatz 15 (Konrad-Martin-Haus), 33098 Paderborn
www.archive.nrw.de/kirchenarchive/kath_kirchenarchive_nrw/erzbistum-paderborn_de/wir_ueber_uns/index.php archiv@erzbistum-paderborn.de
Monday to Thursday: 9.00 bis 16.00

! CIVIL REGISTRATION RECORDS Personenstandsarchiv Westfalen-Lippe

Address: Telephone: Internet: E-Mail: Opening hours:

Landesarchiv NRW, Willy-Hoffmann-Straße 2, 32756 Detmold
05231/766-0; FAX: 05231/766 / 114
www.archive.nrw.de/lav/abteilungen/ostwestfalen_lippe/service_familienforschung/index.php owl@lav.nrw.de

Monday 8:00–19:00, Tuesday to Thursday 8:00–16:00, Friday 8:00–13:00

This special archive keeps civil registration records from today's administrative districts of Münster, Detmold and Arnsberg. These documents include copies of church books for the period 1779-1876, Jewish and Dissident Lists of 1808-1876, French-legal civil status register of 1808-1814, and copies of the civil registration records for the years of 1874 / 76-1938.