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Title in the Language of the Record
Deutschland, Ostpreußen, Königsberg, Index über Leichenpredigten und Gedenkstätten,
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.
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Records may contain the following information:
- Name of deceased
- Death date and place
- Burial Date and place
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|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.|
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Citations for This Collection
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- "Germany, Prussia, East Prussia, Königsberg, Index to Funeral Sermons and Memorials, 1700-1900." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2015. Citing Staatsbibliothek, Berlin.
|The citation for an image is available on each image in this collection by clicking Show Citation at the bottom left of the image screen. You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Germany, Prussia, East Prussia, Königsberg, Index to Funeral Sermons and Memorials, 1700-1900.|
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