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Title in the Language of the Records

Deutschland, Bayern, Fürth Die Verzeichnisse der Stadt und Auswanderungsakten

Record Description

These records are in German. This is a collection of city directories which includes address books and emigration records from the city and county of Fürth, Germany, covering the years 1805-1913. These books include residential directories with index, directory of those who have mercantile and factory rights in the city, directory of home owners of the various businesses, public offices, and institutions with the new and old street numbers (business directory).

For a list of record categories currently published in this collection, select the Browse link from the collection landing page.

Record Content

Address books and city directories usually contain the following information:

  • Personal names
  • Titles
  • Business names
  • Addresses

How to Use the Record

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⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page
⇒Select "Record type"
⇒Select "Item Description" 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:

German Word List
German Language and Languages

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Don't overlook FHL Keyword Germany, Bayern items or FHL Place Germany, Bayern 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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Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

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Citation for This Collection

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

"Germany, Bavaria, Furth, Emigration Records and City Directories, 1805-1913" Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Magistrat. Stadtarchiv Fürth, Bayern.

 

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