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'''Hungary Funeral Notices 1840-1990''' are now available online through the FamilySearch Labs at: http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;c=1542666;t=browsable;w=0  
 
'''Hungary Funeral Notices 1840-1990''' are now available online through the FamilySearch Labs at: http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;c=1542666;t=browsable;w=0  
  
*used to notify family and friends of a death and served also as an invitation to attend funeral sermon
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*used to notify family and friends of a death and served also as an invitation to attend funeral sermon  
*somewhat vary in the information provided
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*somewhat vary in the information provided  
*represent only a fraction of Hungarians who died during the inclusive years, there are approximately 459,000 people represented in these cards
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*represent only a fraction of Hungarians who died during the inclusive years, there are approximately 459,000 people represented in these cards  
*the earliest notice is from the year 1803 and the latest notices are just a few years old
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*the earliest notice is from the year 1803 and the latest notices are just a few years old  
*not just from the area of Budapest, but all parts of the historical Kingdom of Hungary are fairly represented, including Slovakia, Croatia and Romania
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*not just from the area of Budapest, but all parts of the historical Kingdom of Hungary are fairly represented, including Slovakia, Croatia and Romania  
*while some are in Hungarian, many are in German, Croatian, Romanian, Slovak, with some French and Italian
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*while some are in Hungarian, many are in German, Croatian, Romanian, Slovak, with some French and Italian  
 
*sometimes written in 2 languages, and there are also some, that are printed both in the Roman and in the Cyrilic alphabet
 
*sometimes written in 2 languages, and there are also some, that are printed both in the Roman and in the Cyrilic alphabet
  
To see a sample funeral notice click here: http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/resources/guidance/1542666/en/Hungary%20Budapest%20Funeral%20Notices.pdf
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To see a sample funeral notice click here: http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/resources/guidance/1542666/en/Hungary%20Budapest%20Funeral%20Notices.pdf  
  
To read more about this collection click [[Hungary, Budapest Funeral Notices|here]].
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To read more about this collection click [[Hungary, Budapest Funeral Notices|here]].  
  
 
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Revision as of 14:33, 27 October 2009

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Hungary Funeral Notices 1840-1990 are now available online through the FamilySearch Labs at: http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;c=1542666;t=browsable;w=0

  • used to notify family and friends of a death and served also as an invitation to attend funeral sermon
  • somewhat vary in the information provided
  • represent only a fraction of Hungarians who died during the inclusive years, there are approximately 459,000 people represented in these cards
  • the earliest notice is from the year 1803 and the latest notices are just a few years old
  • not just from the area of Budapest, but all parts of the historical Kingdom of Hungary are fairly represented, including Slovakia, Croatia and Romania
  • while some are in Hungarian, many are in German, Croatian, Romanian, Slovak, with some French and Italian
  • sometimes written in 2 languages, and there are also some, that are printed both in the Roman and in the Cyrilic alphabet

To see a sample funeral notice click here: http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/resources/guidance/1542666/en/Hungary%20Budapest%20Funeral%20Notices.pdf

To read more about this collection click here.