Germany, Mecklenburg-Schwerin Censuses (FamilySearch Historical Records)/Known Issues

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Known Issues

NOTE: For a way to determine what digital records are likely to be found within a collection or how to find missing images elsewhere, see Article 56000, Using Film Notes in the Catalog to determine the content of a final browse point in Historical Records.

NOTE: Most missing records are available on microfilm. See Ordering Microfilm or Microfiche for instructions on ordering microfilm as well as finding a local FamilySearch Center where you can view the films.

Question #1: Some records are missing. Where can they be viewed?
Answer #1: See answers below for information about known missing records and their respective film numbers, if available, or alternate online location:

Question #2: The Event Type and Year Range (browse point) title does not properly reflect the actual digital record content. Is there a way to determine what digital records are likely to be found within a collection?
Answer #2: The following list of known browse point discrepancies describes the event type or year range that actually exist in this collection:

Schwann: 5413 (S.A. SCHWANN) contains census records for Schwaan
… to
Schwann: 5418 (S.A. SCHWANN) contains census records for Schwaan

Schwann: 5419 (S.A. SCHWANN) contains census records for Schwerin
… to
Schwann: 5456 (S.A. SCHWANN) contains census records for Schwerin
NOTE: there is no browse point Schwann: 5429 (S.A. SCHWANN)

Schwann: 5442 (S.A. SCHWANN) > Image 1 - 294 of 416 contains census record for Schwerin #2861-#3000
Schwann: 5442 (S.A. SCHWANN) > Image 295 – 416 of 416 contains census record for Schwerin #2801-#2860

Schwaan: 5429 (S.A. SCHWANN) contains census records for Schwerin
Schwaan: 5430 (S.A. SCHWANN) contains census records for Schwerin

NOTE: There is no Schwann, Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Germany; it is spelled Schwaan, Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Germany. (AA not AN). Schwann is in Straubenhardt, Enzkreis, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.


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