Germany, Westfalen, Minden, Index to Funeral Sermons (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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Title in the Language of the Record

Record Description

The collection consists of an index to funeral sermons from the city archives in Minden. 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 on Historical Record collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.

"Germany, Westfalen, Minden, Index to Funeral Sermons, 1580-1740." Images. FamilySearch. : accessed 2013. Citing Kommunalarchiv Minden.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record Content

Records may contain the following information:

  • Name
  • Approximate date of death
  • Date of marriage (if married)
  • Place of residence
  • Name of spouse
  • Name of family members (parents, spouse, etc.)

How to Use the Record

Search the Collection
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⇒Select "Browse" link in the initial search page
⇒Select "Name range" category which takes you to the images.

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.

For Help Reading These Records

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

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