Germany, Prussia, Saxony, Halle, Miscellaneous City Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)
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- 1 Title in the Language of the Record
- 2 Record Description
- 3 Record Content
- 4 How to Use the Record
- 5 Known Issues with This Collection
- 6 Related Websites
- 7 Related Wiki Articles
- 8 Contributions to This Article
- 9 Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections
Title in the Language of the Record
Deutschland, Preußen, Sachsen, Halle, ausgewählte Bestände des Stadtarchivs
This collection consists of records from the city offices and publishers for the city of Halle, Saxony, Prussia. This collection includes burial registers, citizen rolls, a card index to citizens from the city, and city directories. Original records are located in the Stadtarchiv in Halle, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. These records are in German.
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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, Saxony, Halle, Miscellaneous City Records, 1401-1926" Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Evangelische Kirche Stralsund. Landesarchiv Greifswald.
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Burial records generally contain the following information:
- Name of deceased
- Age at death
- Social standing/class
- Date and cause of death
- Date of funeral
- Name of doctor
Citizen registers, census records, and city directories generally contain the following information:
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Known Issues with This Collection
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Contributions to This Article
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Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections
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