The State Archives in Zamość | Archiwum Państwowe w Zamościu in Poland has free, online genealogy collections as well as onsite family history collections.


About the Collections:

As of July 1998, the State Archives in Zamość covers “the city of Zamość, Biłgoraj, Hrubieszów, Tomaszów and Zamojski poviats and the following communes: Gorzków, Izbica, Rudnik and Żółkiewka with the area Krasnystaw and the commune: Wysokie i Zakrzew with the area Lublin.”


Online Collections:

The State Archives in Zamość has thousands of digitized collections, including vital records, and these are at

You can see all online collections from the State Archives in Zamość by searching at and filtering results by this archive. Here’s a link to the search results with thousands of digitized collections. (You can copy and paste text into Google Translate if you can’t read the original language.)

They have a list of digitized collections on their site with links to each collection.

Onsite Collections:

You can use SEZAM to search for collections at the archive.


And here is a link to “Become a family archivist!”  organized by the Supreme Directorate of State Archives.
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