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The Prussian province of Westpreußen was bounded to the east by Ostpreußen and to the north by the Baltic Sea. Brandenburg was on its western border, while Posen and the Russian Empire shared its southern border. Today all of Westpreußen belongs to Poland and may be identified by the districts Koszalin, Gdansk, Olsztyn, and Bydgoszcz. Learn more: FamilySearch Wiki - West Prussia and GenWiki - Westpreußen
Information provided by Teresa Steinkamp McMillin, CG® of Lind Street Research.