Project Coordinator: Wojciech Jędraszewski, phone number. +48 603 694 237

Administrator: Katarzyna Krüger, phone number. +48 502 463 942


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Genealogical Society

Genealogical Society of Greater Poland "Gniazdo" (WTG "Gniazdo") is Polish non-profit and public benefit organisation which supports people discovering their family stories and promotes genealogy in its broadest sense. It also carries out many interesting genealogical and historical projects. You can read more about the details on our website.

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Our list is based on over 600 archival items and publications. Volunteers indexed these documents and combined data about the insurgents into one coherent collection. The bibliographic census is not complete and in the future we will add further studies, enrich the project with new people, so that our census is as complete as possible.

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The Greater Poland Uprising Cross is an award established in 1957 by a decree of the Council of State. In 2014. Genealogical Society of Greater Poland "Gniazdo" has prepared a list of those who have been awarded the Cross, for whom the applications for its award together with the justification have survived. The project contains 23 thousand names.

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