Muggenthaler Research was founded in 1988 by Cornelia Schrader-Muggenthaler who has been a professional genealogist since 1979. Mrs. Muggenthaler has published numerous books and articles on the history of European migrations and emigration and lectured widely on these subjects.

She has been a member of the Association of Professional Genealogists (APG) since 1985 and in 1996 was elected Trustee and International Director for Europe.

The company´s principal office is located in Munich, Germany. In addition Muggenthaler Research has offices in Germany and Israel and maintains a network of genealogical researchers all around Europe, the United States, South America, Israel and many other countries. All researchers of Muggenthaler Research are highly qualified experts on their field of research.

Besides an extensive library and archive which she has built up over the years Muggenthaler Research has access to the newest sources available through computer and multimedia technologies.

The Muggenthaler Library is a member of the Association of Jewish Libraries