Germany, Prussia, East Prussia, Königsberg, Index to Funeral Sermons and Memorials (FamilySearch Historical Records)Edit This Page

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Title in the Language of the Record

Deutschland, Ostpreußen, Königsberg, Index über Leichenpredigten und Gedenkstätten,

Record Description

The collection consists of a card file index to funeral sermons and memorials pertaining to Königsberg, East Prussia, and covers the inclusive years of 1700-1900. The original card file is located in the Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin. The records are in German.

For a list of records by surnames currently published in this collection, select the Browse link from the collection landing page.

Record Content

Records may contain the following information:

  • Name of deceased
  • Death date and place
  • Burial Date and place

How to Use the Record

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⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page
⇒Select “Name Range” which takes you to the images.

Search the collection by image comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination.

For Help Reading These Records

These records are in German. For help reading the records, see the following wiki articles:

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Don't overlook FHL Place Germany, Preußen, Ostpreußen items or FHL Keyword Germany, Preußen, Ostpreußen items in the FamilySearch Library Catalog. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see Germany Archives and Libraries.

Known Issues with This Collection

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Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

Citations for individual image records are available for this collection. Browse through images in this collection and click on the "Show Citation" box: Germany, Prussia, East Prussia, Königsberg, Index to Funeral Sermons and Memorials, 1700-1900

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. 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.


Citation for This Collection

The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Record collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.

"Germany, Prussia, East Prussia, Königsberg, Index to Funeral Sermons and Memorials, 1700-1900." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Staatsbibliothek, Berlin.

 

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