Poland Maps

Website Links

Polish Roots – Maps

This is a good website to help you find maps and land information about your ancestors. It has descriptions of many villages (in English) outlined in Slownik Geograficzny, translated by William F. Hoffman, from the Polish Genealogical Association of America.

It also has West Prussian Land Record indexes from 1772-1773, which includes surnames of land owners, the town and county, as well as film # where the record can be found.

The website also has maps from different time periods and different areas of Poland.


Polish-German place names.

PGS-MN Newsletter Articles about Polish Maps

(You will need to scroll down to the page indicated to find the article within the newsletter link)

Newsletter IssuePagetitle/Author
Winter 20155Kartenmeister
by Janet Savelkoul Mitchell
Summer 201612Online Records for Poland

Below are a few maps of Poland that show different perspectives of the country:

Polish Partition by Years

A More Complex Perspective of the Partitions

Polish Voivodeships and major towns

Map of the Administrative Structure of Poland by Voivodeship and Capital

Map of the Catholic Dioceses in Poland

More Detailed Map of Poland by Voivodeship

Population and Size of Minnesota Compared to Poland

Latitude of Poland Compared to Minnesota

Poland Latitude Map