What are the best genealogy websites

101 Best Genealogy Sites

As every year, the American magazine "familytree" lists the 101 Best Websites for Genealogy for 2020. In the weekly newsletter there is a summary of the lists arranged in different categories from the American perspective, e.g. the major genealogy websites (Ancestry, FamilySearch, FindMyPast etc.), family tree pages, news and blogs, military, map and newspaper pages, but also the regional pages for the USA, Great Britain / Ireland and Scandinavia. Here is the ranking for the best European genealogy sites:

Bremen passenger lists 738,000 entries from emigrants 1920-1939
CompGen.de Largest German genealogy association: family trees, digital copies, wiki
Foundation for East European Family History Studies Research in Eastern Europe
Genealogy Indexer Search for Jewish ancestors in address books in Eastern Europe
Geneanet French site for searching in family trees and databases
Geneteka Polish site to search 10 million data from Poland
GenTeam search for data in Austria and neighboring countries
Hungaricana Hungarian site with digital copies from archives, maps, land registers
JewishGen Search for Jewish names and places of residence in (Eastern) Europe
Meyers Gazetteer Meyers Orts- und Verkehrslexikon des Deutschen Reiches 1912
Routes to Roots Foundation Search for Jewish and civil registers in Eastern Europe
WieWasHow Search in Dutch registry office files and archives

Keywords:genealogy