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Praha City Archive is in the process of digitizing parish registers and civil registration records for the city of Prague and making them available through their digital archive. Click here to access the database. The database is in Czech. Under Procházet a hledat (= Browse and Search) tab you will see how the registers are divided:

+Matriky = registers
+katolické = Roman Catholic
+nekatolické = Evangelical, Orthodox and Czechoslovak
+civilní = civil

Roman Catholic registers are further divided:

+katolické = Roman Catholic
+vnitřní obvody = inner districts
+vnější obvody = outer districts

Inner districts include Praha I - Staré Město, Praha II - Nové Město, Praha III - Malá Strana, Praha IV - Hradčany, and Praha VI - Vyšehrad.
Outer districts include Bohnice, Břevnov, Bubeneč, Čakovice, Dejvice, Dolní Počernice, Hloubětín, Holešovice, Hostivař, Chvaly, Jinonice, Karlín, Koloděje, Košíře, and Kunratice.


 

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