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IGS "First Immigrant Ancestor" (FIL) List

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Latest Update: 20 Sep 2006


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The IGS First Immigrant File is maintained by:
Immigrant Genealogical Society
P. O. Box 7369
Burbank, CA 91510-7369, USA



Abbreviations - IGS First Immigrant File

(Partial - Under Construction)

BEL = Belgium
CH = Switzerland
ENG, DEV = England, Devonshire
ENG, ESS = England, Essex
ENG, GLS = England, Glouster
ENG, NBL = England, North Umberland
FIN = Finland FRA, ALS = France, Alsace
GER, BAD WUE = Germany Baden-Wuerttemberg
GER, BAV = Germany Batern /Bavaria
GER, BRA = Germany, Brandenburg
GER, HAN = Germany, Hannover
GER, HES = Germany, Hessen
GER, HES-Darmstadt = Germany, Hessen Darmstadt
GER, MEK = Germany, Mecklenburg
GER, POM = Germany, Pommern / Pomerania
GER, POS = Germany, Posen
GER, PRE = Germany, Prussia
GER, RHF = Germany, Rhienland Pfalz / Palatinate
GER, SAA = Germany, Saarland
GER, SHO = Germany, Schleswig-Holstein
HUN = Hungary
ITL = Italy
LUX = Luxembourg
NOR = Norway
NTH = Netherlands
POL = Poland
PRE = Prüssen / Prussia
PRE, WEF = Prussia, Wesfalen / Westfalia
SCO = Scotland
SWE = Sweden
SWT = CH = Switzerland



Any Questions about these abbreviations or this list should be directed to:
Immigrant Genealogical Society
P. O. Box 7369
Burbank, CA 91510-7369, USA

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