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== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
 
== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
  
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Deutschland, Preußen, Pommern, Labes, Kirchenbücher
  
 
== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
  
This collection contains Catholic Church records containing births, marriages, and deaths for the parish of Labes in Pomerania, Prussia. The original records are in private possession.  
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This collection contains Catholic Church records containing births, marriages, and deaths for the parish of Labes in Pomerania, Prussia. The original records are in private possession. These records are in German. Labes is now modern Łobez, Szczecin, Poland. Pomerania is a historical region on the south shore of the Baltic Sea. The name Pomerania (Pommern in German) comes from Slavic po more, which means Land at the Sea.  
  
=== Citation for This Collection  ===
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These records are written in [[German Language and Languages|German]].
  
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.
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|title=Germany, Prussia, Pomerania, Labes, Church Records, 1647-1764
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[[Germany, Prussia, Pomerania, Labes, Church Records (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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== Record Content  ==
 
== Record Content  ==
  
Birth records may contain the following information:
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Image:Prussia Pomerania Labes Church Records 1647-1756 DGS4676007 49.jpg|Baptismal Record
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Image:Prussia Pomerania Labes Church Records 1647-1756 DGS4676007 556a.jpg|Marriage record
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'''Birth records''' may contain the following information:  
  
 
*Full name of child  
 
*Full name of child  
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*Names of parents
 
*Names of parents
  
Marriage records may contain the following information:
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'''Marriage records''' may contain the following information:  
  
 
*Full name of bride and groom  
 
*Full name of bride and groom  
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*Names of witnesses
 
*Names of witnesses
  
Death records may contain the following information:  
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'''Death records''' may contain the following information:  
  
 
*Full name of deceased  
 
*Full name of deceased  
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== How to Use the Record  ==
 
== How to Use the Record  ==
  
To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:<br>⇒Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page<br>⇒Select the "Ereignistyp und Jahrgänge" category which will take you to the images.<br>
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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, and family relationships. 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.  
  
Look at each image 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.  
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=== Search the Collection  ===
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'''To search by image:'''<br> To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:<br> ⇒Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page <br> ⇒Select the "Event Type and Year Range" category which will take you to the images. Images are categorized the following way: Heiraten (marriages), Taufen (baptisms), and Tote(deaths).<br>
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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.  
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=== For Help Reading These Records  ===
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These records are in German. For help reading the records, see the following wiki articles:
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*[[German Word List]]
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*[[German Language and Languages]]
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=== Using the Information  ===
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*Use the estimated age to calculate a birth date.
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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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*Titles may be clues to property ownership, occupations, rank, or status within the community.
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*Check nearby locations for records. Since the town is in modern-day Poland, here is a link to an 1893 map which shows German place names of the region:[http://www.davidrumsey.com/luna/servlet/detail/RUMSEY~8~1~211777~5004453:157--Labes---Germany- Labes, Prussia 1893 map]
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=== Other Searches  ===
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== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==
  
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*[https://script.byu.edu/Pages/German/en/welcome.aspx German Script Tutorial, Brigham Young University Center for Family History and Genealogy]
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*[https://www.facebook.com/GermanyGenealogy?ref=ts&fref=ts FamilySearch Germany/Prussia Research Facebook Page]
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*[http://www.ggsmn.org/ Germanic Genealogy Society]
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*[http://www.genealoger.com/german/pommern/ger_pommern.htm Pomeranian Genealogy, Genealoger]
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*[http://www.genealogy.net/reg/POM/pommern.html Pomeranian Genealogy]
  
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
  
[[Germany]]  
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*[[Germany Genealogy]]
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*[[Poland Genealogy|Poland]]
  
== Contributions to This Article ==
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== How You Can Contribute ==
  
 
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== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections ==
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== Citations for This Collection ==
  
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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Citing your sources makes it easy for others to find and evaluate the records you used. When you copy information from a record, list where you found that information. Here you can find citations already created for the entire collection and for each individual record or image.
  
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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'''Collection Citation''':<br> {{Collection citation| text =“Germany, Prussia, Pomerania, Labes, Church Records, 1647-1764.” Images. ''FamilySearch''. http://FamilySearch.org: accessed 2016. Privatbesitz, Soborg, Dänemark (private collection, Soborg, Denmark).}}<br><br>
  
=== Citation Example for a Record Found in a Historical Record Collection  ===
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“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 28 February, 2012), La Plata &gt; San Ponciano &gt; Matrimonios 1884-1886 &gt; image 71 of 389 images, Artemio Avendano and Clemtina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata.
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Latest revision as of 20:54, 21 January 2016

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Contents

Title in the Language of the Record

Deutschland, Preußen, Pommern, Labes, Kirchenbücher

Record Description

This collection contains Catholic Church records containing births, marriages, and deaths for the parish of Labes in Pomerania, Prussia. The original records are in private possession. These records are in German. Labes is now modern Łobez, Szczecin, Poland. Pomerania is a historical region on the south shore of the Baltic Sea. The name Pomerania (Pommern in German) comes from Slavic po more, which means Land at the Sea.

These records are written in German.

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Germany, Prussia, Pomerania, Labes, Church Records, 1647-1764.

Record Content

Birth records may contain the following information:

  • Full name of child
  • Date of birth
  • Names of parents

Marriage records may contain the following information:

  • Full name of bride and groom
  • Date and place of marriage
  • Maiden name of wife
  • Names of witnesses

Death records may contain the following information:

  • Full name of deceased
  • Date and place of death
  • Names of family members

How to Use the Record

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, and family relationships. 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.

Search the Collection

To search by image:
To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page
⇒Select the "Event Type and Year Range" category which will take you to the images. Images are categorized the following way: Heiraten (marriages), Taufen (baptisms), and Tote(deaths).

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 These Records

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

Using the Information

  • 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.
  • Titles may be clues to property ownership, occupations, rank, or status within the community.
  • Check nearby locations for records. Since the town is in modern-day Poland, here is a link to an 1893 map which shows German place names of the region:Labes, Prussia 1893 map

Other Searches

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Don't overlook FHL Place Pommern, Labes items or FHL Keyword Pommern, Labes items in the FamilySearch Library Catalog.

Related Websites

Related Wiki Articles

How You Can Contribute

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.


Citations for This Collection

Citing your sources makes it easy for others to find and evaluate the records you used. When you copy information from a record, list where you found that information. Here you can find citations already created for the entire collection and for each individual record or image.

Collection Citation:

“Germany, Prussia, Pomerania, Labes, Church Records, 1647-1764.” Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org: accessed 2016. Privatbesitz, Soborg, Dänemark (private collection, Soborg, Denmark).

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 Germany, Prussia, Pomerania, Labes, Church Records, 1647-1764.

 

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