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Record Description

The collection consists of an index to funeral sermons from the city archives in Minden. These records are in German.

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Record Content

Records may contain the following information:

  • Name
  • Approximate date of death
  • Date of marriage (if married)
  • Place of residence
  • Name of spouse
  • Name of family members (parents, spouse, etc.)

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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, Westfalen, Minden (Fürstentum) items or FHL Keyword Germany, Preußen, Westfalen, Minden (Fürstentum) 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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Citations for individual image records are available for this collection. Browse through images in this collection and click on the "Show Citation" box: Germany, Westfalen, Minden, Index to Funeral Sermons, 1580-1740

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Citation for This Collection

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

"Germany, Westfalen, Minden, Index to Funeral Sermons, 1580-1740." Images. FamilySearch. : accessed 2013. Citing Kommunalarchiv Minden.


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