Czech Genealogy On Facebook



(You need to have joined Facebook to find and view these Facebook pages.)

CSAGSI maintains two Facebook pages

https://www.facebook.com/groups/175133529856/ - The CSAGSI Member Forum - This is a closed group, open only to current CSAGSI members.  A member can join this forum by making a request at the Facebook page.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/2087105394887086/ - Czech Genealogy Society Illinois - This is an open forum group.  Anyone can join by making a request at the Facebook page


Other Czech Genealogy / Culture Facebook pages


https://www.facebook.com/groups/BOHEMIANSINAMERICA/ - Bohemians in America - Perhaps currently the largest by membership.  The site is quite diverse in the postings. Description from site: Public group for all people with BOHEMIAN, MORAVIAN (Czech, Slovak) Roots in America. Please feel free to share historical or present pictures, stories and information with BOHEMIAN, MORAVIAN connections. Hope we can unite some communities help find more information about Bohemian history and present Followers in America.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/172137532881368/ - Czech Bohemian Ancestry / Genealogy - Good site, with many people willing to help.
Description from site: Welcome. This group is for those researching Czech Bohemian ancestry. Please read the pinned post to learn how to enjoy the most success from your queries. This group is run by a professional Czech genealogist, myself Gabriela Vcislo (Agawa Czech Genealogy) but all advice offered here is free. Our volunteer moderator is Michaela Hornakova If you require paid services please contact: https://www.facebook.com/Agawa-Czech-Genealogy-1824499994443565/
https://www.facebook.com/groups/czechgenealogy/ - Another good site with people willing to help.
Description from site: First of all - check Czech Genealogy for Beginners blog: http://czechgenealogy.nase-koreny.cz This group is managed by professional genealogists. If you need to use our services, you can contact us here or via our websites: Blanka Lednická, Michaela Horňáková, Monika Jáchimová http://www.nase-koreny.cz Gabriela Vcislo https://www.facebook.com/Agawa-Czech-Genealogy-1824499994443565
https://www.facebook.com/groups/489047961143544/ - Genealogy and Ancestry for Slovakia and Czech Republic - Site Description: It has been my experience that trying to get historical information for family trees specifically can be so difficult. I'm sure there are others out there who have tried to navigate past this roadblock but are unable to find help without travelling to Europe or paying big money for a researcher. I'm hoping others will come along in the same predicament and can get some tips and tricks on how to get past only 3 generations of family.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/140011129345561/ - Slovak Genealogy - Site Description: A group for Slovaks to share ideas and hints on discovering Slovak ancestry.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/slovakiagenealogy/ - Slovak Genealogy / slovenské genealógie - Site Description: Welcome to a group for those seeking their Slovak ancestry / slovenské genealógie (family history or genealogy). I hope this can be a friendly and informative place for those who want to share information, offer advice about genealogy in Slovakia, or find relatives. If you are an expert or brand new to genealogy or somewhere in between - come on in!
https://www.facebook.com/groups/353398325120768/ - Czech Jewish Genealogy - Site Description: Czech Jewish Genealogy is dedicated to serving as a collegial resource for those who have significant interest in learning more about their ancestral roots within the borders of today's Czech Republic. Historically, the major portion of Bohemia, most or all of Moravia and a small portion of Silesia all fall within this border and thus within the focus of this FB page
https://www.facebook.com/groups/genealogytranslation/ - You might be able to have something translated here.
Description from site: This group helps members with translation of their genealogical documents. Volunteers offer translation of genealogical documents including vital records, postcards, obituaries, and more, in languages including – Dutch, French, German, Hungarian, Italian, Latin, Polish, Spanish, Swedish, plus others! Please note that we have a high volume of admission requests for this group. Admins vet each potential member carefully to ensure that applicants have a legitimate interest in Genealogy Translations. Admission is only granted based on the answers provided to our TWO questions. You must answer BOTH questions in order to be admitted.

https://www.facebook.com/Consulate-General-of-the-Czech-Republic-in-Chicago-232147830139537/ - Czech Consulate General - Chicago -Site Description:  Welcome "Vítejte" to page of the Consulate General of the Czech Republic in Chicago!

"Diplomacy is the art of being able to tell someone to go to hell in such a way that they look forward to the trip". This is the official Facebook page of the Consulate General of the Czech Republic in Chicago. We would like to offer you the newest information about cultural and consular events organized or co-organized by the Consulate General as well as by Czech and Moravian Societies and Organizations active in the eleven states of its jurisdiction.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/everythingczech/ - Everything Czech - History, Culture, Music, Food, Arts & More - Site Description: As the name says, everything Czech! Please feel free to share and add your friends!
https://www.facebook.com/groups/1095349900491752/ - Slovak Culture, Food and Travel - Site Description: Group for people interested in Slovak culture, food, traveling, as well as their ethnic heritage.

Local / State Czech Facebook pages


https://www.facebook.com/czechamericancommunitycenter/ - Czech American Community Center located in Berwyn, Illinois.

https://www.facebook.com/Nebraska-Czechs-124097134340346/ - Site Description: The Nebraska Czechs is a state organization operated for the purpose of organizing chapters, planning state programs, coordinating statewide Czech activities and sponsoring the Miss Nebraska Czech-Slovak Queen pageant.

https://www.facebook.com/nebraskaczechs/ - Nebraska Czechs of Prague (Nebraska) - Site Description : Nebraska Czechs of Prague's mission is to perpetuate the understanding and appreciation for the Czech heritage and share our traditions with the community.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/696915460452883/ - Nebraska Bohemians - Site Description: Vítáme vás! Find out or share what it is like being Bohemian from Nebraska. In Nebraska "Bohemian" was a term used for all the early Czech speaking immigrants and so includes Moravians and Silesians as well. This group is open to any and all that are of Bohemian (Czech) heritage, as well as to all who were either born, raised or influenced by Nebraska Bohemians (so guilt by association is OK). We come here to share stories about our heritage; allowing us to connect, discuss, and learn more about our Czech heritage.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/617444758446124/ - The Colorado Czech/Slovak/Rusyn Interest Group.  Site Description: The purpose of The Colorado Czech/Slovak/Rusyn Interest group is to share, honor, and enjoy the Czech, Slovak, and Rusyn cultures.
Our group get-togethers include food, stories from the past, helping with genealogical research, sharing family names, and other cultural experiences.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/7410954618/ - Texas Czechs - Site Description: We're from Texas and we're Czechs and it doesn't matter if you are full or partially blooded, you just have to be Czech or love Czechs. Czechs are awesome and since we are Texans how much more bad ass can we get?

https://www.facebook.com/TexasCzechs/ - Home of Texas Czechs - Site Description: To all you lovers of Czech music and culture, these pages are for you. Here you can learn Czech phrases, listen to the Czech songs (with pronunciation and translation), learn how to make czech meals, find various picnics and festivals, and much more!
Bunch of audio & video with 'original' people from the Czech Republic and also Texas people of Czech ancestry!

https://www.facebook.com/groups/1666595140301193/ - Czech Texan History - Site Description:

A group dedicated to Czech Texan History. Includes the early Czech Immigration in Texas, the culture, and communities. This is an open group so please share your stories and vintage images, new images relating to the subject are welcome. Please limit posts to three per day.  As with all of our groups, no sex, politics, religion, disrespectful comments, unapproved advertising, etc.. Non related or off topic posts will be unceremoniously deleted. And most of all, have fun! A proud member of Texas History Groups and Pages.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/CzechsofTexas/ - Czechs of Texas - Site Description: None found in About.

https://www.facebook.com/CzechHeritageMuseumandGenealogyCenter/ - Czech Heritage Museum and Genealogy Center located in Temple, Texas - Site Description: The Czech Heritage Museum & Genealogy Center is dedicated to fostering educational, cultural, and genealogical opportunities, specifically as it pertains to people of Czech Heritage. It accomplishes this by providing genealogical material; sponsoring educational programs; and collecting, researching, preserving, and exhibiting artifacts and manuscripts to implement these programs.

https://www.facebook.com/Czech-Iowa-133093810099764/ - Czech Iowa - Site Description: Czech Iowa explores the Czech/Bohemian culture of the state.

https://www.facebook.com/czechschoolofcedarrapids/ -

Czech School of Cedar Rapids - Czech School is a longstanding local tradition in Cedar Rapids, IA. It offers a unique opportunity for adults and children ages 6 to 14 to learn about the Czech language, culture and history.

https://www.facebook.com/czechheritagefoundationofiowa/ - Czech Heritage Foundation of Iowa - Site Description: The Czech Heritage Foundation was formed in May 1973 to protect and honor an old-world heritage. Globally the organization maintains connections and affiliations in the Czech Republic and helps to support the people living there.

https://www.facebook.com/Czech-Slovak-Genealogy-Interest-Group-210710455641372/ - Washington State - Site Description: The Czech-Slovak Interest Group was started by Rosie Bodien in 2001 and has been meeting on a regular basis ever since. We are associated with the Eastside Genealogy Society of Bellevue, Washington, and are made up of a varied group of individuals from all over the Seattle, Washington area who meet 4 to 6 times a year, and coordinate our efforts in order to research our Czech and Slovak ancestry.

Our website is organized into the following categories:

Research Libraries | Research Organizations | Cultural Information |
Research Helps/Web Sites | News & What's Happening | Member Surname Page | Meeting Reports | Our Meeting Calendar | Group Cassette Lending Library | Articles Relating to Czech-Slovak Research

What might be of particular interest to anyone doing Czech and/or Slovak genealogy research would be our Member Surname page and Meeting Reports.  We hope this site will be of use to you in researching your Czech and Slovak families, and that you will find the resources here of help to you. Please contact Rosie Bodien rosie@bodien.org with any feedback you may have. Please go to our website for more information.  http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wacsig/index.html

https://www.facebook.com/American-Czech-Educational-Center-191568177589805/ - American Czech Educational Center, located in Saint Louis, Missouri

https://www.facebook.com/CzechFest/ - After Harvest Czech Festival - Site Description:

The Wilson After Harvest Czech Festival is one of the largest festivals in Ellsworth County Kansas. Hosted by the small rural community of Wilson, total population under 800, the festival is known to bring in thousands from all across Kansas and neighboring states.

The purpose of the festival is to promote and honor the Czech heritage, encourage community and family involvement and to help create lasting memories for young and old. The festival also provides programs and activities that are appealing and appropriate for all ages to attract tourist to our small rural community therefore financially benefiting not only local businesses but surrounding community businesses as well.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/625236211197467/ - From Our Czech Kitchens - Site Description: This is a group where Czechs, and people who love Czech food, can post pictures of the food they love and share recipes if they wish. Let's keep things light, and fun. I encourage everyone to share as they please, and even stories of places they have visited within the Czech Republic. Feel free to link recipe videos, as well.  We are here to have fun cooking and sharing our culinary experiences. Thank you!


More Czech Food Sites

https://www.facebook.com/chateaudumplings - Chateau Foods - Bohemian - Located in Cicero, Illinois.