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== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
 
== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
  
Stadt Archiv Innsbruck  
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Österreich, Tirol, Innsbruck, Sankt Jakob Kirchenbuch Index, 1578-1970
  
 
== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
  
The collection consists of indexes to baptisms, marriages, and deaths in the parish of Sankt Jakob, Innsbruck, Tirol. The original index volumes are located in the Innsbruck City Archives, Austria. The records cover the years 1578 to 1970.
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=== Citation for This Collection  ===
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The collection consists of indexes to baptisms, marriages, and deaths in the parish of Sankt Jakob, Innsbruck, Tirol. The original index volumes are located in the Innsbruck City Archives, Austria. The records spans the years from 1578 to 1970.
  
The following citation refers to the original source of the data and images published on FamilySearch.org. It may include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.  
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The parish is named after the dome of the cathedral: St. Jakob. The cathedral itself is named the Cathedral of St. James. The church became of of the most significant religious sites in Austria, and has been a site of worship since 1180.  
  
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== Record Content  ==
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[[Austria, Tirol, Innsbruck, Sankt Jakob Parish Register Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]
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{{Incomplete Image Translations}} <gallery>
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Image:Final Baptism Austria, Tirol.jpg|Baptism Records
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Image:Marriage Austria, Tirol.jpg|Marriage Records
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Image:Death Austria, Tirol.jpg|Death Records
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== Record Content  ==
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<br> '''Baptism Records''' usually include:
  
The index contains the following information:
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*Name
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*Date and Place of Baptism
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*Parents' Names
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*Date and Place of Birth
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*Name of Godparents
  
*Name of child
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'''Marriage Records''' usually include:
*Page number
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It may also contain:
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*Date and Place of Marriage
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*Groom's Age, Occupation and Residence
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*Bride's Age, Occupation and Residence
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*Name of Groom's Parents
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*Name of Bride's Parents
  
*Event date
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'''Death Records''' usually include:
*Names of parents
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*Other family details
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*Date and Place of Death and Burial
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*Name and Age of Deceased
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*Cause of Death
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*Marital Status of Deceased
  
 
== How to Use the Record  ==
 
== How to Use the Record  ==
  
To begin your search it is helpful to know the name and some identifying information such as the date of the event or the parents' names.  
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This section provides information on how to search the collection, what to do with information once found, some tips on how to find records, and what to do if no record is found.  
  
==== Search the Collection  ====
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'''When searching:'''<br> 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, age, estimated [event] year, and family relationships.
  
To search the collection fill in the requested information in the boxes on the initial search page. This search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information about the individuals in the list to what you already know about your ancestors to determine if this is the correct family or person. You may need to look at the information on several individuals comparing the information about them to your ancestors to make this determination. Keep in mind:
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=== Search the Collection  ===
  
*There may be more than one person in the records with the same name.
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'''To browse by image:''' <br> To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:<br> ⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page <br> ⇒Select the "Quellengattung, Zeitraum, und Bandnummer" category which takes you to the images
*You may not be sure of your own ancestor’s name.
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*Your ancestor may have used different names, or variations of their name, throughout their life.
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*These records are brief so it is easy to confuse individuals.
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To search the collection image by image, select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page <br> ⇒Select the appropriate "Quellengattung, Zeitraum, und Bandnummer" which takes you to the images.  
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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.  
  
Look at the images one by one 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. Keep in mind: • There may be more than one person in the records with the same name. • You may not be sure of your own ancestor’s name. • Your ancestor may have used different names or variations of their name throughout their life. For tips about searching on-line collections see the on-line video at [http://broadcast.lds.org/familysearch/2011-12-03-familysearch-search-tips-1000k-eng.mp4 FamilySearch Search Tips].
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=== For Help Reading the Records  ===
  
==== Using the Information  ====
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These records are in German. For help with reading the records, see the following wiki article:
  
When you have located your ancestor’s record, use the page number along with the other family information to find them in the church records. Then carefully evaluate each piece of information given. Download a copy of the record, or extract the genealogical information needed. These pieces of information may give you new biographical details. Add this new information to your records of each family. The information may also lead you to other records about your ancestors.
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*[[German Word List]]
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*[[German Language and Languages]]
  
==== Tips to Keep in Mind  ====
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=== Tips to Keep in Mind  ===
  
*Continue to search the index and records to identify children, siblings, parents, and other relatives who may have served in the same unit or a nearby unit.  
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*Use the estimated age to calculate a birth date.
*Be aware that, as with any index, transcription errors may occur.
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*When looking for a person who had a common name, look at all the entries for the name before deciding which is correct.
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*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.  
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*Titles may be clues to property ownership, occupations, rank, or status within the community.
  
==== Unable to Find Your Ancestor?  ====
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=== Unable to Find Your Ancestor?  ===
  
 
*Check for variant spellings of the names.  
 
*Check for variant spellings of the names.  
 
*Search the original records page by page.  
 
*Search the original records page by page.  
*Search the records of nearby parishes.
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*Search the records of other areas within Austria (Vienna, Linz, Wels, etc.).
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=== Other Searches  ===
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== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==
  
[http://www.dasp.at/ Diözesanarchiv St.Pölten]
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~autwgw/agsfr.htm Austrian Genealogy]
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*[http://austrianfamilyhistory.org/index.html Austrian Family History]
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*[http://www.archives.com/experts/alzo-lisa/researching-roman-catholic-church-records.html The The Three R's of Researching Roman Catholic Church Records]
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*[http://www.dasp.at/ Diözesanarchiv St.Pölten]
  
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
  
[[Austria]]
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*[[Austria Genealogy|Austria]]
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*[[Austria Church Records]]
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*[[Austria Births and Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Austria Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Austria Burials (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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== How You Can Contribute ==
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== Contributions to This Article ==
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== Citations for This Collection ==
  
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When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information (often called citing your sources). This will help people find the record again and evaluate the reliability of the source. 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. Citations are available for the collection as a whole and each record or image individually.
  
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
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'''Collection Citation''':
  
Citations for individual image records are available for this collection. Browse through images in this collection and click on the "Show Citation" box:[https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https://familysearch.org/records/collection/2046776/waypoints Austria, Tirol, Innsbruck, Sankt Jakob Parish Register Index, 1578-1970]
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{{Collection citation | text= "Austria, Tirol, Innsbruck, Sankt Jakob Parish Register Index, 1578-1970" Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2015. Citing Innsbruck City Archives.}}<br><br>
  
<br> 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.
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'''Image Citation''':
  
A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].
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Latest revision as of 08:37, 21 May 2015

FamilySearch Record Search This article describes a collection of historical records available at FamilySearch.org.

Contents

Title in the Language of the Record

Österreich, Tirol, Innsbruck, Sankt Jakob Kirchenbuch Index, 1578-1970

Record Description

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Austria, Tirol, Innsbruck...Register Index, 1578-1970.

The collection consists of indexes to baptisms, marriages, and deaths in the parish of Sankt Jakob, Innsbruck, Tirol. The original index volumes are located in the Innsbruck City Archives, Austria. The records spans the years from 1578 to 1970.

The parish is named after the dome of the cathedral: St. Jakob. The cathedral itself is named the Cathedral of St. James. The church became of of the most significant religious sites in Austria, and has been a site of worship since 1180.

Record Content


Baptism Records usually include:

  • Name
  • Date and Place of Baptism
  • Parents' Names
  • Date and Place of Birth
  • Name of Godparents

Marriage Records usually include:

  • Date and Place of Marriage
  • Groom's Age, Occupation and Residence
  • Bride's Age, Occupation and Residence
  • Name of Groom's Parents
  • Name of Bride's Parents

Death Records usually include:

  • Date and Place of Death and Burial
  • Name and Age of Deceased
  • Cause of Death
  • Marital Status of Deceased

How to Use the Record

This section provides information on how to search the collection, what to do with information once found, some tips on how to find records, and what to do if no record is found.

When searching:
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, age, estimated [event] year, and family relationships.

Search the Collection

To browse by image:
To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page
⇒Select the "Quellengattung, Zeitraum, und Bandnummer" category 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.

For Help Reading the Records

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

Tips to Keep in Mind

  • Use the estimated age to calculate a birth date.
  • When looking for a person who had a common name, look at all the entries for the name before deciding which is correct.
  • 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.
  • Titles may be clues to property ownership, occupations, rank, or status within the community.

Unable to Find Your Ancestor?

  • Check for variant spellings of the names.
  • Search the original records page by page.
  • Search the records of other areas within Austria (Vienna, Linz, Wels, etc.).

Other Searches

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Citations for This Collection

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information (often called citing your sources). This will help people find the record again and evaluate the reliability of the source. 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. Citations are available for the collection as a whole and each record or image individually.

Collection Citation:

"Austria, Tirol, Innsbruck, Sankt Jakob Parish Register Index, 1578-1970" Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2015. Citing Innsbruck City Archives.

Image Citation:

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 Austria, Tirol, Innsbruck...Register Index, 1578-1970.

 

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