German American Names  

Free only books

Title Author
Historical Glossary German Family Name
Immigration ships list to Philadelphia, 18th cen German Family Name
Ancient and Moderm Ships  
Demographic Aspects of Surnames from Census 2000 US Census Bureau
Dyer’s Land Grants in West Virginia , vol 1  
Dyer’s Land Grants in West Virginia , vol 2  
A collection of upwards of thirty thousand Names of German, Swiss Rau
History of Germans  
Die Ausgewanderten Pfaelzer in England  
German Immigrants to Great Britain 1709  
The Palatine or German Immigration to New York or Pennsylvania  
Gottlieb Mittelsberger’s Reise nach Pennsylvanien  
Redemptioners and Indentured Servants  

Useful books from

Free useful links
Index of German Historical Documents Immigrant Ships Transcribers Guild
IrishPalatineFamilySurnames IPUMS-USA  , is a project dedicated to collecting and distributing United States census data
Bremen Passenger Lists (the Original) Family search
Ellis Island - FREE Port of New York Passenger Records Search A Digital Image Retrieval System for Land Records in Maryland  a very good site, a bit difficult to manage
America’sfirstImmigration center – Castle Garden  
German Genealogy Group  
US Census 1790  
US Census 2000, Name Distribution  
Historical Census Browser Bing Maps Google translate