Germany, Prussia, East Prussia, Königsberg, Index to Funeral Sermons and Memorials (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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Revision as of 16:03, 16 October 2013

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

Contents

Title in the Language of the Record

Deutschland, Ostpreußen, Königsberg, Index über Leichenpredigten und Gedenkstätten,

Record Description

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.

For a list of records by surnames currently published in this collection, select the Browse link from the collection landing page.

Citation for This Collection

The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Record collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.

"Germany, Prussia, East Prussia, Königsberg, Index to Funeral Sermons and Memorials, 1700-1900." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Staatsbibliothek, Berlin.

Record Content

Records may contain the following information:

  • Name of deceased
  • Death date and place
  • Burial Date and place

How to Use the Record

To search the collection,
⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page
⇒Select “Name Range” which takes you to the images.

Look at the images one by one comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination.

For Help Reading These Records

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

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