FEEFHS – Federation for East European Family History Studies is a free source for genealogy resources in Eastern Europe including the following countries and backgrounds:


“Formerly called the Federation of East European Family History Societies, FEEFHS was organized in 1992 as an umbrella organization for many organizations that focused their research efforts on areas of East Europe and Transcaucasia. The Federation provided a Web portal and published a journal distributed to members. As technology evolved and member societies grew, these services became less relevant, and FEEFHS discontinued the journal and membership fees in 2009.”

“With this change, Edlund will “direct the energies of the organization toward indexing and other record discovery projects,” expanding the offerings of the FEEFHS Web site as a resource to all East European researchers. As a Foundation, the organization will be able to “coordinate and collaborate its efforts with others wishing to participate with or fund such projects.” FEEFHS will continue to place a high level of emphasis on providing educational opportunities to researchers.”


2 responses to “FEEFHS – Federation for East European Family History Studies”

  1. How can I connect with Kauffman and Cooperman families in Chernivtsi, Ukraine? Thank you.
    —Jerrymmm @gmail.com

    1. Gerald,

      Thanks for visiting the OnGenealogy directory. You can try contacting FEEFHS directly through their contact page or joining their Facebook Group and posting your question there.

      Best with your research,



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