[Ger-Poland-Volhynia] Mecklenburg and Pomerania, Germany, Parish Register Transcripts, 1716-1918 [database on-line]

Debbie Holm beektabeek at comcast.net
Fri Apr 18 13:10:22 PDT 2014

I found this on Ancestry.com and didn't recall seeing it posted in the  
archives of the list, so my appologies if it has already been posted and I  
missed it (NOTE:  There is a free 14 day trial to Ancestry to access the  
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Ancestry.com. Mecklenburg and Pomerania, Germany, Parish Register  
Transcripts, 1716-1918 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com  
Operations Inc, 2009.
Original data:

Kirchenbuchabschriften evangelischer und katholischer Gemeinden  
Mecklenburgs. 10.72-4. Landeshauptarchiv Schwerin, Schwerin.

Kirkenbuchduplikate Pommern. Landesamt für Kultur und Denkmalpflege,  
Landesarchiv Greifswald. Greifswald, Germany.
About Mecklenburg and Pomerania, Germany, Parish Register Transcripts,  

This data collection contains transcripts of parish registers from  
Lutheran and Catholic parishes in the former Duchies of  
Mecklenburg-Schwerin and Mecklenburg-Strelitz, now part of  
Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany. Additional records come from the area of  
Pommern (Pomerania), some of which now lies in Poland. The registers  
include records of baptisms, births, marriages, burials, deaths,  
confirmations, and communicants. The majority of the records cover the  
years 1824–1918. The content from Pomerania include records from  
1544-1883. The content from Mecklenburg includes records from 1716-1918.

Note: This collection does not represent all parish records for this area  
and time period.

There are also the following:

Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Germany, Censuses, 1807-1831


This is a searchable index, but, a subscription is required to view all  
the information contained in the index.

     Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Germany, Census, 1819


     Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Germany, Census, 1867


     Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Germany, Census, 1890


     Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Germany, Census, 1900


     Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Germany, Census, 1919

Note:  The 1919 census is a free index.


Debbie Beick-Tabeek

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