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''[[Germany Genealogy|Germany]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Pomerania, Genealogy|Pomerania]]''     
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{{Germany HR Infobox           
|title=Germany, Prussia, Pomerania, Labes, Church Records, 1647-1764
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| CID=CID2064113
|location=Germany
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| title=Germany, Prussia, Pomerania, Labes, Church Records, 1647-1756
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| location=Germany          
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| LOC_01 =Prussia 
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| LOC_02 = Pomerania 
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| LOC_03 = Labes         
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| loc_map =German Empire - Prussia - Pomerania (1871).svg.png   
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| record_type =Church Records         
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| start_year = 1647
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| end_year = 1756 
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| language = [[German Language and Languages|German]]           
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| title_language = Deutschland, Preußen, Pommern, Labes, Kirchenbücher 
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| FS_URL_01 = [[Pomerania, Germany Genealogy]]       
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| FS_URL_02 =  [[Pomerania Timeline]]       
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| FS_URL_03 = [[Germany Church History]]           
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| FS_URL_04 = [[Germany Church Records]]           
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| FS_URL_05 = [[Germany Genealogy]]           
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| RW_URL_01 = [http://www.hot-map.com/deutschlandkarte Interactive German Map]           
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| RW_URL_02 = [http://www.genealogy.net/reg/POM/pommern.html German Genealogy: Pommern/Pomerania]       
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| RW_URL_03 = [http://www.ekd.de/english/ Evangelical Church in Germany]           
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| RW_URL_04 = [http://adressbuecher.genealogy.net/ Historic Address books: Search]           
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| RW_URL_05 = [http://www.ptg.gda.pl/index.php/publisher/articleview/frmArticleID/2/ Pomeranian Genealogical Association]         
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|RW_URL_06=     
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| RW_URL_07=     
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| Current_LOC = Parts of Pomerania are located in Germany and Poland. Labes is in Poland.
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| custodian =  [https://familysearch.org/locations/saltlakecity-library Private Collection]         
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}}          
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== What is in this Collection? ==           
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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. 
  
== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
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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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*[[Germany Handwriting]] 
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*[[Germany Resources]] 
  
{{Incomplete Title Translations}}
 
  
== Record Description  ==
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===To Browse this Collection===
  
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.
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|CID=CID2064113 
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| title=Germany, Prussia, Pomerania, Labes, Church Records, 1647-1756
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== Collection Content ==
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=== Sample Images  ===       
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Click on images for a larger view.       
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<gallery>       
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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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</gallery>         
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'''Birth records''' may contain the following information:     
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*Full name of child 
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*Date of birth 
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*Names of parents
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'''Marriage records''' may contain the following information: 
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*Full name of bride and groom 
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*Date and place of marriage 
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*Maiden name of wife 
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*Names of witnesses
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'''Death records''' may contain the following information: 
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*Full name of deceased 
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*Date and place of death 
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*Names of family members
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==How Do I Search This Collection? ==           
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When searching, it is helpful to know: 
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*Your ancestor's name 
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*Age and or residence 
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*An estimated event year 
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*A parent's name 
  
== Record Content ==
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{{Collection_Browse_Link
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|CID=CID2064113
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|title=Germany, Prussia, Pomerania, Labes, Church Records, 1647-1756 
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}}  
  
<gallery>
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'''To search by image:''' 
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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⇒Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page <br>
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⇒Select the "Event Type and Year Range" category which will take you to the images
  
Birth records may contain the following information:  
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Images are categorized the following way: Heiraten (marriages), Taufen (baptisms), and Tote (deaths).
  
*Full name of child
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Look at each image or record comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine if the image relates to them. == What Do I Do Next? == 
*Date of birth
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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. 
*Names of parents
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=== I Found Who I was Looking for, What Now? === 
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*Use the age in the record to find an approximate birth year, which will help you find their other records. 
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*Use the information in each record to find additional family members.
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*Repeat this process with additional family member’s records to find more generations of the family. 
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=== I Can’t Find Who I’m Looking for, What Now? === 
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*Try viewing the original record to see if there were errors in the transcription of the name, age, residence, etc.  Remember that their may be more than one person in the records with the same name.
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*Collect entries for every person who has the same surname.  This list can help you identify possible relations that can be verified by records.
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*If you cannot locate your ancestor in the locality in which you believe they lived, then try searching records of a nearby locality in an area search. 
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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. 
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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. 
  
Marriage records may contain the following information:
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{{Tip|Don't overlook items in the FamilySearch Library Catalog. {{FHL|Germany, Prussia, Pomerania, Labes, Church Records|keywords|disp}}
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== How Can I Contribute to the FamilySearch Wiki? == 
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{{Contributor invite}}
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== Citing 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. 
  
*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:
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'''Collection Citation''':<br> {{Collection citation| text =“Germany, Prussia, Pomerania, Labes, Church Records, 1647-1756.” Images. ''FamilySearch''. http://FamilySearch.org: accessed 2016. Privatbesitz, Soborg, Dänemark (private collection, Soborg, Denmark).}}
 
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*Full name of deceased
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'''Image Citation''':<br> {{Image Citation Link
*Date and place of death
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*Names of family members
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|title=Germany, Prussia, Pomerania, Labes, Church Records, 1647-1756 
 
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== 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 "Event Type and Year Range" category which will take you to the images.<br>
 
 
 
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. 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.
 
 
 
==== 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]]
 
 
 
== Related Websites  ==
 
 
 
{{Incomplete Section}}
 
 
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
 
 
[[Germany]]
 
 
 
== Contributions to This Article  ==
 
 
 
{{Contributor_invite}}
 
 
 
== 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/2064113/waypoints Germany, Prussia, Pomerania, Labes, Church Records, 1647-1764]
 
 
 
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 Record collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.  
 
 
 
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This article describes a collection of records at FamilySearch.org.
Labes, Pomerania, Prussia,  Germany
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Location of Labes, Pomerania, Prussia, Germany
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Current Location
Parts of Pomerania are located in Germany and Poland. Labes is in Poland.
Record Description
Record Type Church Records
Collection years: 1647-1756
Languages: German
Title in the Language: Deutschland, Preußen, Pommern, Labes, Kirchenbücher
FamilySearch Resources
Related Websites
Archive
Private Collection


What is in this Collection?

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


To Browse this Collection

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Germany, Prussia, Pomerania, Labes, Church Records, 1647-1756.

Collection Content

Sample Images

Click on images for a larger view.

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 Do I Search This Collection?

When searching, it is helpful to know:

  • Your ancestor's name
  • Age and or residence
  • An estimated event year
  • A parent's name
You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Germany, Prussia, Pomerania, Labes, Church Records, 1647-1756.

To search by image:

⇒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).

Look at each image or record comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine if the image relates to them. == 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, What Now?

  • Use the age in the record to find an approximate birth year, which will help you find their other records.
  • Use the information in each record to find additional family members.
  • Repeat this process with additional family member’s records to find more generations of the family.

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

  • Try viewing the original record to see if there were errors in the transcription of the name, age, residence, etc. Remember that their may be more than one person in the records with the same name.
  • Collect entries for every person who has the same surname. This list can help you identify possible relations that can be verified by records.
  • If you cannot locate your ancestor in the locality in which you believe they lived, then try searching records of a nearby locality in an area search.
  • 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.
  • Remember that sometimes individuals went by nicknames or alternated between using first and middle names. Try searching for these names as well.

{{Tip|Don't overlook items in the FamilySearch Library Catalog. FHL Keyword Germany, Prussia, Pomerania, Labes, Church Records

How Can I Contribute to the FamilySearch Wiki?

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 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, 1647-1756.” Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org: accessed 2016. Privatbesitz, Soborg, Dänemark (private collection, Soborg, Denmark).

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, Pomerania, Labes, Church Records, 1647-1756.