Latvia lies along the shores of the Gulf of Riga and the Baltic Sea. It is bordered by Estonia in the north, Russia in the east, and Lithuania in the south. Latvia’s capital is Riga.

Links for Latvian Research:

Dags’ Latvian Genealogy Page – Tracing Your Latvian Ancestors

School of Slavonic and East European Studies University College London – Internet resources for Latvia

GenForum – Latvia Family Genealogy Forum

Latvia Special Interest Group – Jewish Genealogy in Latvia

Latvijas Valsts arhivs – State Archives of Latvia

Latvia Genealogy Resources – FEEFHS

Latvian GenWeb – World GenWeb project

Latvia Genealogy Links –

Latvian Genealogy Resources – KindredTrails

Latvia Genealogy Queries –

Latvia Boards – Family History & Genealogy Message Boards