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Ancestors in German archives

a guide to family history sources

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Genealogical Pub. in Baltimore, MD .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany
    • Subjects:
    • German Americans -- Genealogy -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
    • Germany -- Genealogy -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
    • Germany -- Archives -- Directories.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes.

      StatementRaymond S. Wright III ... [et al.].
      GenreGenealogy, Handbooks, manuals, etc., Directories.
      ContributionsWright, Raymond S.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCS614 .A53 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 1189 p. :
      Number of Pages1189
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3699166M
      ISBN 100806317477
      LC Control Number2003115125
      OCLC/WorldCa54531307

      Americans of German descent now residing in the homeland of their ancestors have an unparalleled opportunity to trace their roots to a certain town and perhaps meet with some distant relatives of the same name. Research into your German ancestors will have to start in the States. The important link is the ancestor who emigrated. This page work is designed to help genealogical researchers find and understand German-language records that will tell them about the lives of their ancestors and relatives. The book’s features include: * 25 documents drawn up in America and 70 drawn up in Europe, reproduced, analyzed, and translated, most with the handwritten parts.

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      Reading Old German Church Records Early German church records (Kirchenbuch) contain a wealth of family information for those who have ancestors from that country. Many of these records are preserved on microfilm, particularly in the LDS archives at Salt Lake City. Volunteers at the LDS Church are in the process of digitizing. German Genealogy. Tracing Your German Ancestry Look for your German roots with this exhaustive info on genealogical research. Lots of tools, archives, genealogical databases, societies, and lists are collected here to help you find your ancestry in Germany. Archives in Germany.


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People who are serious about exploring their German roots will find that sooner or later they need to turn to German archives, and this book was designed to help. It is one result of the German Immigrant Ancestors Project launched at Brigham Young University in to survey and catalog all the relevant public and private records in the /5(2).

Bremen Passenger Lists, – While most of the Bremen, Germany passenger departure records were destroyed—either by German officials or during WWII—2, passenger lists for the years – have survived. The Bremen Society for Genealogical Investigation, DIE MAUS, has put transcriptions of these surviving Bremen passenger records online.

German Genealogy Records and Germany City Directories at Ancestry (requires payment) Ancestry's World Explorer collection of genealogy records includes German city directories and address books (Adressbuch) with about 27 million total listings; and some German church books, German emigration indexes, German military records, and other items.

Comparisons abound, but Ancestors in German Archives closely resembles Ancestry’s Red Book in that it is an all-in-one directory to genealogical sources in all repositories in all places in one country.

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Germany Online Genealogy Records This chart shows links to countrywide collections. To find links to collections for lower jurisdictions (such as a county, town, or parish), go to Locating Online Databases., and can be searched free of charge at your local family history center or the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah.

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GERMAN GENEALOGICAL INFORMATION. BADEN STATE ARCHIVES Generallandesarchiv Karlsruhe Ndl. Hildepromenade 2 Karlsruhe Germany. [email protected] GENEALOGICAL INQUIRIES AT THE STATE ARCHIVES. The research of a family history is a common request of many who turn to the State Archive either in writing or in person.

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Edited by Alice Eichholz. 3rd edition. Get this from a library! Ancestors in German archives: a guide to family history sources. [Raymond S Wright;]. Ancestry has just launched more than million new German records, the majority of which are birth, marriage, and death records.

Initially, registrations of births, marriages, and deaths were kept by religious denominations, but a civil registry modeled on the French system was implemented on 1 October in Prussian provinces, and throughout the German Read More.Addresses are available through the cities' public administration.

Use may be restricted or by appointment, only. Church archives keep church books, and in some cases local genealogical societies did compile family history books from these records.