Austria Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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== Title in the Language of the Records ==
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== Title in the Language of the Records ==
  
 
Österreich, Heiraten 1651-1940  
 
Österreich, Heiraten 1651-1940  
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This index covers events from 1651hrough 1940.  
 
This index covers events from 1651hrough 1940.  
  
== Record Description ==
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== Record Description ==
  
This index is an electronic database of information compiled from a variety of sources including the following:  
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This index is an electronic database of information. The entries are primarily from the IGI along with some entries derived from compiled and original records such as:
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* Family Records
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* Church Records
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* Civil Registration
  
*Family Records
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It may also include indexes generated by the internet indexing project sponsored by the LDS Church.
*Church Records
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*Civil Registration
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There may be entries that cite a specific source such as the following:
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* "Vital Record of Rhode Island, 1636-1850: a Family Register for the People" by James Arnold
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* “Paul Dingwell Genealogical Collection” by Paul Dingwell
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* A county or state vital record registration
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These entries are in this collection for one of the following reasons:
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1. They were submitted by private individuals to the LDS Church and as such are part of the IGI resulting in their inclusion in this index.
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2. They have been indexed through the internet indexing project sponsored by the LDS Church. If this is the case, the index they are a part of has been included as part of this database.
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The Vital Record Index databases are not necessarily intended to index any specific set of records although some sub-indexes (an index to a set of records within the database) have been found. When we identify a sub-index, we remove it from the database and post it separately on FamilySearch under its appropriate title.
 
This index is not complete for any particular place or region.  
 
This index is not complete for any particular place or region.  
  
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== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
  
[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Austria Austria]  
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[[Austria]]
  
 
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==== Examples of Source Citations for a Record in This Collection  ====
 
==== Examples of Source Citations for a Record in This Collection  ====
  
"Austria Marriages, 1722-1898." Index, ''FamilySearch'' ([https://www.familysearch.org/ https://www.familysearch.org]): accessed March 17, 2011. entry Michael Loy and Laura Nikelski, 22 September 1889; citing Marriage Records, FHL microfilm 38,948; Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records.
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"Austria Marriages, 1722-1898." Index, ''FamilySearch'' ([https://www.familysearch.org/ https://www.familysearch.org]): accessed March 17, 2011. entry Michael Loy and Laura Nikelski, 22 September 1889; citing Marriage Records, FHL microfilm 38,948; Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records.  
  
 
== Sources of Information For This Collection  ==
 
== Sources of Information For This Collection  ==
  
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Revision as of 20:59, 17 October 2011

FamilySearch Record Search This article describes a collection of historical records available at FamilySearch.org.
Access the records: Austria Marriages, 1722 - 1898 .

Contents

Title in the Language of the Records

Österreich, Heiraten 1651-1940

Collection Time Period

This index covers events from 1651hrough 1940.

Record Description

This index is an electronic database of information. The entries are primarily from the IGI along with some entries derived from compiled and original records such as:

  • Family Records
  • Church Records
  • Civil Registration

It may also include indexes generated by the internet indexing project sponsored by the LDS Church.

There may be entries that cite a specific source such as the following:

  • "Vital Record of Rhode Island, 1636-1850: a Family Register for the People" by James Arnold
  • “Paul Dingwell Genealogical Collection” by Paul Dingwell
  • A county or state vital record registration

These entries are in this collection for one of the following reasons: 1. They were submitted by private individuals to the LDS Church and as such are part of the IGI resulting in their inclusion in this index. 2. They have been indexed through the internet indexing project sponsored by the LDS Church. If this is the case, the index they are a part of has been included as part of this database.

The Vital Record Index databases are not necessarily intended to index any specific set of records although some sub-indexes (an index to a set of records within the database) have been found. When we identify a sub-index, we remove it from the database and post it separately on FamilySearch under its appropriate title. This index is not complete for any particular place or region.

Record Content

The key genealogical facts found in marriage index entries may include:

  • Name of bride and groom
  • Names of the parents
  • Marriage date
  • Marriage place
  • Family History Library Microfilm and item numbers for the source materials.

Coverage Table

This collection is a partial index of records for the localities listed below as of April 2010. The table below shows the number of records by locality. Localities not listed may not have any records in this collection.

Most of these records date from the time period indicated in the columns below; however, there may be records before and after these dates. Record counts where the locality information was incomplete are included below under the country name. Because of this, you may wish to search only by country.

As this is an index of records compiled from various sources, it is strongly recommended that you verify the information in original records. Due to privacy laws not all records may be displayed.


Locality Births and Baptisms, 1651-1940 Marriages, 1722-1898 Burials, 1768-1918
Austria 6,015 3,930 12,293
Banat 1,131 0 0
Bosnien-Herzegovina 0 114 0
Bukowina 230 1,463 0
Dalmatien 206 0 0
Küstenland 131 0 0
Lombardie 105 0 1,050
Niederösterreich 64,170 17,359 7,905
Oberösterreich 16,509 2,517 10,508
Wien 388 0 0
Totals 88,885 25,383 31,756


How to Use the Record

Use this index to help you learn more about your ancestors. The information could help you identify family relationships and lineages as well as direct you to original records of your ancestors, which may contain additional information.

Finding the Original Source for an Entry in This Collection

Each entry in this index has a source listed which includes a batch number. You will need to trace the batch number for the individual entry to learn its source. Please see the following wiki articles for more information on batch numbers:

IGI

IGI Batch Number Descriptions

If an FHL film number is given in the entry for your ancestor, search for it in the Family History Library Catalog.

Record History

For over 30 years, volunteer indexers extracted this information from microfilm copies of the original records. In 2000, some of the entries were published on 2 CDs by the Family History Department of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as the "Western Europe Vital Records Index: Alpine Region." This is an index of some marriages throughout Austria. The index is not necessarily complete for any particular place or region.

Why This Record Was Created

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sponsored the indexing to accomplish its program of identifying the ancestry of mankind.

Record Reliability

Church records and civil registration were official records and are some of the most reliable sources of information available for those who were born, married, or died in Austria.

Related Web Sites

Genealogy links

Related Wiki Articles

Austria

Contributions to This Article

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. Guidelines are available to help you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide. If you would like to get more involved join the WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

When you copy information from the record, you should also list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find th record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you do not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.

A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched in found in the Wiki Article: Help:How to Create Source Citations For FamilySearch Historical Records Collections

Examples of Source Citations for a Record in This Collection

"Austria Marriages, 1722-1898." Index, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org): accessed March 17, 2011. entry Michael Loy and Laura Nikelski, 22 September 1889; citing Marriage Records, FHL microfilm 38,948; Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records.

Sources of Information For This Collection

"Austria Marriages, 1722 - 1898," index, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org/). Index includes the IGI, digital copies of original records, and compiled records. FHL digital and microfilm copies. Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.