Hrastovac-Eichendorf, by Erwin Englert translated by EVA MUELLER. To purchase write to:

 The “HRASTOVAC-EICHENDORF FAMILIES 1865-1900” book  in print is sold out. The second edition on CD has been extended to include all the vital records from 1865 to 1944 and can be ordered directly from the author. It covers the German Lutheran Mother church in Hrastovac (Eichendorf) and its branches: Franjevac (Strižicevac), Kapetanovo Polje; Bastaji, Veliki and Mali; Mlinska, Pašijan, and other surrounding communities with smaller ethnic German population.
NOW online:  Hrastovac-Eichendorf-Families-Book

MLINSKA: “Gross Mlinska, Die Geschichte eines hessichen Dorfes in Kroatien” by Jakob Bentz

MALI BASTAJI: “Klein-Bastei, Heimatbuch eines deutschen Dorfes in Slawonien – Kroatien” by Heinrich Heppenheimer, 1990 ISBN 30925921-10-9

The original  Lutheran Church Books for Hrastovac & surrounding area:

All the books 1903 to present are in GARESNICA, Slavonia.

  • . Digital historical documentation of WWI:
  • . Swabian Odessa via Poland settlers:
  • (vezeteknev eredet)
  • (anyakenyvi kifejezesek-Angol-Magyar-Latin-Szlovak) (Magyarorszgi cemerek)
  • . Hungarian Conscription Lists (Katastarkarten):
  • . Online Families Books:

  • . Various Genealogical Lists compiled by Hans Selbach: and at Rootsweb:
  • . Immigrant names to Baden and Odenwald from Switzerland between 1648 and 1750:
  • . Immigration to USA:

    Castle Garden:

  • . WWI Missing Soldiers List:
  • . Danube Swabian Death Registry WebPages:
  • German and Austrian War Memorial Website: 
  • “Totenbuch der Donauschwaben” (Danube Swabian Death Registry) 
  • . Danube Swabian Who is Who: German and Austrian Club in Croatia:



    1) to ‘Downloads’ to ‘Donauschwaebische Persoenlichkeiten’

    2) (Liste der Donauschwaebische Persoenlichkeiten)

  • . Map of Germany:

    . Sending money world wide:

Less Often Used Sources in Danube Swabian Genealogy in Serbia’s Vojvodina by Stasa Cvetkovic