Saxony, Germany Genealogy
help page to learn more about using the site. The Kingdom of Saxony page is a work in progress, your contributions and feedback are essential!
Getting Started with Kingdom of Saxony Research
For town and city maps in Sachsen click here and then click on "Zur Kartendarstellung". You can use a specific street address if you know it.
Another online map showing towns and administrations (Amtsgerichte = Lower Courts) can be found here
This site will give you parish jurisdictions and other interesting and helpful information regarding towns and cities in Sachsen.
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A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:
This is a website featuring Saxony in quite great detail about regions and cities
Things You Can Do
In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by:
- http://www.aller-ursprung.de/ (features emigration newspapers)
- Die Kirchenbücher im Königreich Sachsen - http://wiki-de.genealogy.net (church books in Saxony)
- http://www.genealogienetz/de/reg/SAC/Kirchen/ort-A.html (places and churches)
- http://www.slub-dresden.de/ (Landesbibliothek)
- http://www.archiv.sachsen.de/ (archives)
- Genealogie Sachsen Orts- und Kirchliste
- A collection of ancestral lines and online resources you will find here http://www.webgenealogie.de/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=35&Itemid=1
- Online gazetteer for the Kingdom of Sachsen
- http://web.isgv.de/online-publikationen This website has several features: Gazetteer function (Ortsverzeichnis), biography search function for prominent Saxonians, by last name, professions etc. The website also features historical documents taken from Amtsbücher (administrative records) created by Kurfürst Morítz between 1547-1553). There is a digital picture archive.