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| title=Germany, Brandenburg, Angermünde, Miscellaneous City Records 1748-1922
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| LOC_02 = Brandenburg and Angermünde
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| record_type = Miscellaneous Records 
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| start_year = 1748
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| end_year = 1922
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| RW_URL_01 = [http://www.ggsmn.org/cpage.php?pt=18 German Genealogy Society – Brandenburg] 
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| RW_URL_02 = [http://www.kirchenbuchportal.de/inhalt.htm Kirchenbuchportal Germany Church Book Portal] 
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| RW_URL_03 = [http://www.ekd.de/english/ Evangelical Church in Germany] 
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| Current_LOC = Parts of Brandenburg are now in Poland. Angermünde  is in Germany.
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| custodian = [http://www.angermuende.de/cms/front_content.php?idart=319 Stadtarchiv Angermünde ] 
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== What is in this Collection? == 
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This collection will include records from 1706 to 1922.<br>
  
== Title in the Language of the Records ==
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This is a collection of mixed records from the city archives of Angermünde. Most of the records are handwritten in narrative style and, in later years, in formatted forms. 
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This collection may include records, such as: 
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*City directories 
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*Citizen rolls 
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*Military records 
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*Residents lists 
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*Census records 
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*Voting registers  
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*Birth records
  
Deutschland, Brandenburg, Angermünde Archivgut
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===To Browse this Collection===
  
== Record Description ==
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{{Collection_Browse_Link
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|title=Germany, Brandenburg, Angermünde, Miscellaneous City Records 1748-1922
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This collection will include records from 1706 to 1922.<br>  
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Image:Germany, Brandenburg, Angermünde, Miscellaneous City Records Militärstammrollen (11-1252) DGS 5124125_149.jpg|Military Muster Roll 
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This is a collection of mixed records from the city archives of Angermünde. Most of the records are handwritten in narrative style and, in later years, in formatted forms. The record text is in German.
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'''These records''' may contain the following information: 
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*Names of parents, children, witnesses 
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*Dates and places of events 
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*Ages 
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*Residence 
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*Religion 
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*Occupation 
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*Legitimacy
  
This collection may include records, such as:  
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==How Do I Search This Collection? == 
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It is helpful to know at least one of the following:
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*Your ancestor's name
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*Residence
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*Age or birth date
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*Names of family members
  
*City directories
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Fill in the requested information in the initial search page. This search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information in the list to what you already know about your ancestor to determine if it is the correct family or person. You may need to compare several persons in the list before you find your ancestor.
*Citizen rolls
 
*Military records
 
*Residents lists
 
*Census records
 
*Voting registers
 
*Birth records
 
  
For a list of record categories and dates currently published in this collection, select the [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//api.familysearch.org/records/collection/1952881/waypoints Browse] link from the collection landing page.
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'''To browse by image:''' 
  
== Record Content  ==
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⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page <br> 
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⇒Select “Record type, Year range, and Volume” which takes you to the images. 
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{{Tip | More images are available in the FamilySearch Catalog at [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/1952881  Germany, Prussia, Brandenburg, Angermünde, miscellaneous city records, 1706-1922]. Some catalog records link to multiple references. In this case, click on a reference to find a camera icon to see images.}}
Image:Germany, Brandenburg, Angermünde, Miscellaneous City Records Einwohnerverzeichnisse (11-1252) DGS 5124127_265.jpg|Resident Directory
 
Image:Germany, Brandenburg, Angermünde, Miscellaneous City Records Militärstammrollen (11-1252) DGS 5124125_149.jpg|Military muster roll
 
Image:Germany, Brandenburg, Angermünde, Miscellaneous City Records Volkzählung (11-1252) DGS 5124123_37.jpg|Census
 
Image:Germany, Brandenburg, Angermünde, Miscellaneous City Records Wählerlisten (11-1252) DGS 5124126_284.jpg|Voter List
 
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'''Records generally contain the following information:'''
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==What do I do next?==
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Whenever possible, view the original records to verify the information and to find additional information that might not be reported. These pieces of information can lead you to additional records and family members. 
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===I Found Who I was Looking for, Now What?=== 
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*Use the age in the marriage records to find an approximate birth year to begin your search in church or civil records. 
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*Continue to search the records to identify children, siblings, parents, and other relatives who may have been born, married or died nearby. This can help you identify other generations of your family. Repeat this process for each new generation you identify. Compile the entries for every person who has the same surname; this is especially helpful in rural areas or if the surname is unusual. This compiled list can help you identify possible relations that can be further verified by researching [https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Germany_Vital_Records_Index_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records) vital records] in the country. 
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*[[Germany Church Records|Church Records]] often were kept years before government records were required and are a good source for finding ancestors before 1900. If the officiator of a marriage or death was a minister, you may be able to determine to which religion or congregation your ancestor belonged. Look for church records of the birth, marriage, or death which may provide more information on the family. 
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===I Can't Find Who I'm Looking for, Now What?===     
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*Switch to a different record collection. Depending on the time period, German Civil Registration records or German Church records may be more useful.                                                                                               
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*Standard spelling of names typically did not exist during the periods our ancestors lived in. Try variations of your ancestor’s name while searching the index or browsing through images. Pay special attention to how the name should have been pronounced and try variations on the pronunciation.   
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*Remember that sometimes individuals went by [http://usgenweb.org/research/nicknames.shtml nicknames] or alternated between using first and middle names. Try searching for [http://genealogy.about.com/od/first_names/fl/nickname-given-name-equivalents.htm these names] as well. 
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*Search the indexes and records of [[Germany Societies|local genealogical societies]].
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== Known Issues with This Collection<br>  ==
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{{HR Known Issues}}For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached [[Germany, Prussia, Brandenburg, Angermünde, Miscellaneous City Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)/Known Issues|Wiki article]]. If you encounter additional problems, please email them to [mailto:support@familysearch.org support@familysearch.org]. Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered. 
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== Citations for This Collection  ==
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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.
  
*Names of parents, children, witnesses
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'''Collection Citation''':<br> {{Collection citation | text= "Germany, Prussia, Brandenburg, Angermünde, Miscellaneous City Records, 1706-1922." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2017. Stadtarchiv Angermünde (Angermünde City Archives). }}  
*Dates and places of events
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*Ages
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'''Image Citation'''<br> {{Image Citation Link
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*Occupation
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'''Image Citation''':<br> {{Image Citation Link 
*Legitimacy
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|title= Germany, Prussia, Brandenburg and Posen, Church Book Duplicates, 1794-1874 
== How to Use the Record  ==
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== How You Can Contribute to the FamilySearch Wiki ==   
To search the collection, <br> ⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page <br> ⇒Select “Record type, Year range, and Volume” which takes you to the images.
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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.
 
 
 
In order to find data in this collection, it will be necessary to know at least the name of the ancestor, the place of the event, and an approximate date.
 
 
 
Some records have indexes at the end of the volume. Frequently, these indexes are arranged by the given name of the individual and sometimes use the Latin form of the name. Those volumes without indexes need to be searched chronologically for the individuals sought.
 
 
 
When you have located your ancestor’s record, carefully evaluate each piece of information about other people listed in the record. These pieces of information may give you new biographical details that can lead you to other records about your ancestors.
 
 
 
For example:
 
 
 
*Use the residence and names of the parents to locate civil and land records.
 
*The father’s occupation can lead you to employment, military, or other types of records.
 
*The parents' places of origin can tell you former residences and can help to establish a migration pattern for the family.
 
*Marriage date and place may help find a couple's children.
 
*Burial place may also help you find a couple's migration pattern.
 
 
 
It is often helpful to extract the information on all children with the same parents. If the surname is unusual, you may want to compile baptism entries for every person of the same surname and sort them into families based on the names of the parents. Continue to search the baptism records to identify siblings, parents, and other relatives in the same or other generations who were born, married, and died in or near to the same place.
 
 
 
==== For Help Reading These Records ====
 
 
 
These records are in German. For help reading the records, see the following wiki articles:  
 
 
 
*[[German Word List]] <br>  
 
*[[German Language and Languages]]
 
 
 
== Known Issues with This Collection<br>  ==
 
 
 
{{HR Known Issues}}For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached [[Germany, Brandenburg, Angermünde, Miscellaneous City Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)/Known Issues|Wiki article]]. If you encounter additional problems, please email them to [mailto:support@familysearch.org support@familysearch.org]. Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.
 
 
 
== Related Websites  ==
 
 
 
[http://www.kirchenbuchportal.de/inhalt.htm Kirchenbuchportal]
 
 
 
== Related Wiki Articles ==
 
 
 
*[[Germany Archives and Libraries|Germany Archives and Libraries]]
 
*[[Germany Church Records|Germany Church Records]]
 
*[[Germany locating civil registration records not at the Family History Library|Germany locating civil registration records not at the Family History Library]]
 
 
 
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== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
 
 
 
Citations for individual image records are available for this collection. Browse through images in this collection and click on the "Show Citation" box:[https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https://familysearch.org/records/collection/1952881/waypoints Germany, Prussia, Brandenburg, Angermünde, Miscellaneous City Records 1706-1922]
 
 
 
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 for This Collection ===
 
 
 
The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Records collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.<br>
 
 
 
{{Collection citation | text= "Germany, Prussia, Brandenburg, Angermünde, Miscellaneous City Records, 1706-1922." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Burgermeistersamt. Stadtarchiv Angermünde. }}
 
 
 
[[Germany, Brandenburg, Angermünde, Miscellaneous City 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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Brandenburg and Angermünde, Prussia,  Germany
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Location of Brandenburg and Angermünde, Prussia, Germany
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Current Location
Parts of Brandenburg are now in Poland. Angermünde is in Germany.
Record Description
Record Type Miscellaneous Records
Collection years: 1748-1922
Languages: German
Title in the Language: Deutschland, Brandenburg, Angermünde Archivgut
FamilySearch Resources
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Stadtarchiv Angermünde


What is in this Collection?

This collection will include records from 1706 to 1922.

This is a collection of mixed records from the city archives of Angermünde. Most of the records are handwritten in narrative style and, in later years, in formatted forms. This collection may include records, such as:

  • City directories
  • Citizen rolls
  • Military records
  • Residents lists
  • Census records
  • Voting registers
  • Birth records

To Browse this Collection

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Germany, Brandenburg, Angermünde, Miscellaneous City Records 1748-1922.

Sample Images

Click on images for a larger view.


These records may contain the following information:

  • Names of parents, children, witnesses
  • Dates and places of events
  • Ages
  • Residence
  • Religion
  • Occupation
  • Legitimacy

How Do I Search This Collection?

It is helpful to know at least one of the following:

  • Your ancestor's name
  • Residence
  • Age or birth date
  • Names of family members

Fill in the requested information in the initial search page. This search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information in the list to what you already know about your ancestor to determine if it is the correct family or person. You may need to compare several persons in the list before you find your ancestor.

To browse by image:

⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page
⇒Select “Record type, Year range, and Volume” which takes you to the images.

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Germany, Brandenburg, Angermünde, Miscellaneous City Records 1748-1922.

What do I do next?

Whenever possible, view the original records to verify the information and to find additional information that might not be reported. These pieces of information can lead you to additional records and family members.

I Found Who I was Looking for, Now What?

  • Use the age in the marriage records to find an approximate birth year to begin your search in church or civil records.
  • Continue to search the records to identify children, siblings, parents, and other relatives who may have been born, married or died nearby. This can help you identify other generations of your family. Repeat this process for each new generation you identify. Compile the entries for every person who has the same surname; this is especially helpful in rural areas or if the surname is unusual. This compiled list can help you identify possible relations that can be further verified by researching vital records in the country.
  • Church Records often were kept years before government records were required and are a good source for finding ancestors before 1900. If the officiator of a marriage or death was a minister, you may be able to determine to which religion or congregation your ancestor belonged. Look for church records of the birth, marriage, or death which may provide more information on the family.

I Can't Find Who I'm Looking for, Now What?

  • Switch to a different record collection. Depending on the time period, German Civil Registration records or German Church records may be more useful.
  • Standard spelling of names typically did not exist during the periods our ancestors lived in. Try variations of your ancestor’s name while searching the index or browsing through images. Pay special attention to how the name should have been pronounced and try variations on the pronunciation.
  • Remember that sometimes individuals went by nicknames or alternated between using first and middle names. Try searching for these names as well.
  • Search the indexes and records of local genealogical societies.

Known Issues with This Collection

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See a list of known issues, workarounds, tips, restrictions, future fixes, news and other helpful information.

For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached Wiki article. If you encounter additional problems, please email them to support@familysearch.org. Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.

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, Brandenburg, Angermünde, Miscellaneous City Records, 1706-1922." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2017. Stadtarchiv Angermünde (Angermünde City Archives).

Image Citation

The image citation is available by clicking on the Information tab at the bottom left of the screen. You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Germany, Prussia, Brandenburg, Angermünde, Miscellaneous City Records, 1706-1922.

Image Citation:

The image citation is available by clicking on the Information tab at the bottom left of the screen. You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Germany, Prussia, Brandenburg and Posen, Church Book Duplicates, 1794-1874.

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