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Title in the Language of the Record

Deutschland, Saxe-Meiningen, Saalfeld an der Saale, ausgewählte Bestände des Stadtarchivs

Record Description

This collection contains citizen rolls and city directories for Saalfeld, Saxe-Meiningen (now in Thüringen) and the surrounding localities. Records are arranged chronologically by each record type. Original records are located in the Stadtarchiv Saalfeld, which is in Saalfeld, Thüringen, Germany. These records are written in German.

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Germany, Saxe-Meiningen, Saalfeld an der Saale, Miscellaneous City Records, 1876-1920.

Record Content

Records may contain the following information:

  • Names
  • Dates and places of events
  • Ages of citizens
  • Residence
  • Occupation

How to Use the Record

Searching The Collection

To search the collection image by image, select the following series of links:
⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page
⇒Select "Record Category"
⇒Select "Source and Years" which takes you to the images.

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.

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 and 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.

For Help Reading These Records

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

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Don't overlook FHL Place Germany, Sachsen-Meiningen, Meiningen items or FHL Keyword Germany, Sachsen-Meiningen, Meiningen 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.

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German City Directories

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How You Can Contribute

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Please follow these guidelines as you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide.


Citations for This Collection

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Collection Citation:

Saalfeld an der Saale Magistrat. Miscellaneous City Records, 1876-1920. Stadtarchiv Saalfeld, Thüringen, Germany.


Image Citation

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