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Record Description

This collection contains funeral sermons containing vital information about the deceased. Records were originally in the University Library in Königsberg, East Prussia; now located in the Staatsbibliothek Berlin.

Record Content

How to Use the Record

To search by image:
To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page
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Search the collection by image comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine if the image relates to them. You may need to look at several images and compare the information about the individuals listed in those images to your ancestors to make this determination.

When searching:
As you are searching it is helpful to know such information as your ancestor's given name and surname, some identifying information such as residence, age, and family relationships. Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name as your ancestor and that your ancestor may have used nicknames or different names at different times.

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Germany - Records of Birthday, Marriages and Deaths

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Citations for This Collection

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information; that is, cite your sources. This will help people find the record again and evaluate the reliability of the source. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records. Citations are available for the collection as a whole and each record or image individually.

Collection Citation:

Germany, Prussia, East Prussia, Königsberg, Funeral Sermons. State Library of Berlin, Berlin, Germany.


Image Citation

The citation for an image will be available on each image once the collection is published.


 

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