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{{HR Known Issues}}For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached [[Germany, Prussia, Saxony, Halle, Miscellaneous City Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)/Known Issues|Wiki article]]. If you encounter additional problems, please email them to [mailto:support@familysearch.org support@familysearch.org]. Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.  
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For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached [https://familysearch.org/ask/salesforce/viewArticle?urlname=Germany-Prussia-Saxony-Halle-Miscellaneous-City-Records-1401-1926-known-issues&lang=en article]. If you encounter additional problems, please email them to [mailto:support@familysearch.org support@familysearch.org]. Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.
  
 
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Revision as of 06:08, 6 January 2016

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Title in the Language of the Record

Deutschland, Preußen, Sachsen, Halle, ausgewählte Bestände des Stadtarchivs

Record Description

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.

For a list of records by localities, document type and dates currently published in this collection, select the Browse.

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Germany, Prussia, Saxony, Halle, Miscellaneous City Records, 1401-1926.

Record Content

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:

  • Name
  • Occupation
  • Address

How to Use the Record

Searching The Collection

To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒Select "Browse" link in the initial search page
⇒Select "Record type" category
⇒Select "Name range or Description" 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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Don't overlook FHL Place Germany, Preußen, Sachsen items or FHL Keyword Germany, Preußen, Sachsen items in the FamilySearch Library Catalog. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see Germany Archives and Libraries.

Known Issues with This Collection

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See a list of known issues, workarounds, tips, restrictions, future fixes, news and other helpful information.

For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached article. If you encounter additional problems, please email them to support@familysearch.org. Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.

Related Websites

Related Wiki Articles

How You Can Contribute

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.


Citations for 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, Saxony, Halle, Miscellaneous City Records, 1401-1926" Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2016. Stadtarchiv Halle (Halle City Archives).


Image Citation

When looking at an image, the citation is found 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, Saxony, Halle, Miscellaneous City Records, 1401-1926.