Germany, Brandenburg, Potsdam, Miscellaneous Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

From FamilySearch Wiki

(Difference between revisions)
(Update)
 
(added record content)
(15 intermediate revisions by 3 users not shown)
Line 3: Line 3:
 
|title=Germany, Brandenburg, Potsdam, Miscellaneous Records, 1740-1939
 
|title=Germany, Brandenburg, Potsdam, Miscellaneous Records, 1740-1939
 
|location=Germany
 
|location=Germany
|scheduled=}}<br>
+
|scheduled=}}<br>  
  
== Title in the Language of the Record ==
+
== Title in the Language of the Record ==
  
{{Incomplete Title Translations}}
+
Deutschland, Brandenburg, Potsdam Archivgut
  
Please add the title in '''German''' here
+
== Record Description  ==
  
== Record Description ==
+
This collection contains miscellaneous records from the Stadtarchiv Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany, from 1740 to 1939. Records include population registrations, military rolls, birth registers, marriage registers, death registers, and genealogical compilations. The records are in German.
  
This collection contains miscellaneous records from the Stadtarchiv Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany. Records include population registrations, military rolls, birth registers, marriage registers, death registers, and genealogical compilations.
+
=== Citation for This Collection ===
 
+
=== Citation for This Collection ===
+
  
 
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.  
 
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.  
  
{{Collection citation
+
{{Collection citation| text =“Germany, Brandenburg, Potsdam, Miscellaneous Records, 1740-1939. ”  Images. ''FamilySearch''. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Stadtarchiv Potsdam.}}  
| text = <!--bibdescbegin-->State Archives of Potsdam. Germany, Brandenburg, Potsdam, Miscellaneous Records. Stadtarchiv Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany.<!--bibdescend-->}}
+
  
[[Title of article#Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]
+
[[Germany, Brandenburg, Potsdam, Miscellaneous Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]  
== Record Content ==
+
  
Key genealogical facts found in this collection may include:
+
== Record Content  ==
  
{{Incomplete Content Section}}
+
<gallery>
 +
Image:Germany Brandenburg Potsdam Miscellaneous Records Birth Record DGS 7497520 39.jpg|Birth Record
 +
Image:Germany, Brandenburg, Potsdam, Miscellaneous Records Residence RegistrationDGS 7497118 19.jpg|Residence Registration
 +
</gallery>
  
== How to Use the Record ==
+
These birth records may contain the following information:
  
{{Incomplete Section}}
+
*Name
 +
*Birth date
 +
*Parents' names
  
== Related Websites ==
+
These marriage records may contain the following information:
  
{{Incomplete Section}}
+
*Name
 +
*Marriage date
 +
*Death date
 +
*Residence
  
== Related Wiki Articles ==
+
== How to Use the Record  ==
  
[[Germany]]
+
To search the collection image by image, select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page <br> ⇒Select the appropriate "Ort" <br> ⇒Select the appropriate "Quellengattung" <br> ⇒Select the appropriate "Namensraum oder Beschreibung" which takes you to the images.
  
== Contributions to This Article ==
+
Search the collection image 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. Keep in mind:
  
{{Contributor_invite}}
+
*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.
  
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections ==
+
== Related Websites  ==
  
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.  
+
*[http://www.genealogienetz.de/genealogy.html German Genealogy (website is in German)]
 +
*[http://www.germanroots.com/ German Roots]
 +
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wggerman/ Germany GenWeb]
  
A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].
+
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 +
 
 +
*[[Germany]]
 +
*[[Germany Civil Registration]]
 +
*[[Germany Church Records]]
 +
*[[Germany Births and Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 +
 
 +
== Contributions to This Article  ==
 +
 
 +
{{Contributor_invite}}
 +
 
 +
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
 +
 
 +
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.  
  
=== Citation Example for a Record Found in a Historical Record Collection ===
+
A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].
{{Incomplete Citations}}
+
  
 +
=== Citation Example for a Record Found in a Historical Record Collection  ===
  
“Delaware Marriage Records,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 4 March 2011), William Anderson and Elizabeth Baynard Henry, 1890; citing Delaware, State Marriage Records, no. 859, Delaware Bureau of Archives and Records Management, Dover. 
+
{{Incomplete Citations}}
  
{{FamilySearch Historical Records Stub Article}}<br>
+
<br> “Delaware Marriage Records,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 4 March 2011), William Anderson and Elizabeth Baynard Henry, 1890; citing Delaware, State Marriage Records, no. 859, Delaware Bureau of Archives and Records Management, Dover.

Revision as of 21:31, 29 July 2013

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

Contents

Title in the Language of the Record

Deutschland, Brandenburg, Potsdam Archivgut

Record Description

This collection contains miscellaneous records from the Stadtarchiv Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany, from 1740 to 1939. Records include population registrations, military rolls, birth registers, marriage registers, death registers, and genealogical compilations. The records are in German.

Citation for This Collection

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.

“Germany, Brandenburg, Potsdam, Miscellaneous Records, 1740-1939. ” Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Stadtarchiv Potsdam.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record Content

These birth records may contain the following information:

  • Name
  • Birth date
  • Parents' names

These marriage records may contain the following information:

  • Name
  • Marriage date
  • Death date
  • Residence

How to Use the Record

To search the collection image by image, select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page
⇒Select the appropriate "Ort"
⇒Select the appropriate "Quellengattung"
⇒Select the appropriate "Namensraum oder Beschreibung" which takes you to the images.

Search the collection image 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. 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.

Related Websites

Related Wiki Articles

Contributions to This Article

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. We are looking for additional information that will help readers understand the topic and better use the available records. We also need translations for collection titles and images in articles about records written in languages other than English. For specific needs, please visit WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Please follow these guidelines as you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide.


Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

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.

A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections.

Citation Example for a Record Found in a Historical Record Collection


“Delaware Marriage Records,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 4 March 2011), William Anderson and Elizabeth Baynard Henry, 1890; citing Delaware, State Marriage Records, no. 859, Delaware Bureau of Archives and Records Management, Dover.