Finnish Resources

Topic Link Description
FINNISH NAMING CONVENTIONS
Origin of the Saari Surname Good explanation of the way names were derived in Finland. They can be confusing to get used to, but once you understand how they work, it's pretty easy to trace ancestors.
ORGANIZATIONS
Swedish-Finn Historical Society Organization devoted to preserving the Swedish-Finn culture in America.
  Genealogical Society of Finland Promotes genealogical and biographical research. HisKi database with tons of early birth, death, and marriage records.

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Updated January 17, 2006

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