About the Project
Welcome to the AsiaGenWeb Project
The AsiaGenWeb Project is an on-line data repository for queries, family histories, and source records as well as being resource center to identify other on-line databases and resources to assist researchers. It is the regional branch of the WorldGenWeb Project.
This project has been hosted by Charlotte Meyer for 10 years. In March of 2008 she's decided it's time for her to retire from active involvment. The entire WorldGenWeb thanks her for her long service in the WorldGenWeb.. If you have any questions or comments about this project, please Nathan Zipfel.
3/8/2008 - Charlotte Meyer retires as host of the AsiaGenWeb and JapanGenWeb.
8/25/2007 - new websites for North Korea, Maldives and Mongolia.
7/5/2006 - Website redesigned
General Asia Research
The Asia region covers a very broad area from Turkmenistan in the West to East Timor in the East. You will want to begin your search by exploring the Country Websites. You may discover that one of the countries is in need of a coordinator. If you are interested in adopting one of the countries, please contact us.
Each of the hosted countries maintains a system for submitting queries so you'll want to utilize the country specific query board if available.
The AsiaGenWeb Project is in need of volunteers to host country pages, provide look-up resources, transcribe data, etc...
If you might be interested in volunteering, please stop by the Policies page to learn more about what is required.
AsiaGenWeb Country Index
|China||David M. Lawrence|
|East Timor||Host needed|
|Hong Kong||Host needed|
|Korea, North||Host needed|
|Korea, South||Host needed|
|Singapore||Mohd Rizal Jaffar|
|Sri Lanka||Fazli Sameer|
|Taiwan||David M. Lawrence|
|Thailand, The Kingdom of||Charles Thompson|
|Tibet||David M. Lawrence|
|Vietnam, The Socialist Republic of||Host needed|