Archive for November 2009

Die zehn meistgelesenen Beiträge

Heimatliteratur für den Landkreis Nordhausen und Umgebung Personalakten bayerischer Soldaten des 1. Weltkriegs online Ilfeld im Südharz – vom Klosterdorf zum Luftkurort Juliushütte wechselvolles Schicksal eines beklemmenden Platzes am Südharz Ellrich eine Stadt im Harz und seine Geschichte Max Stern ein deutscher Maler Die Familie von Hagen und ihre Verdienste im Forstwesen Kefersteiner Schneckensaft gegen Keuchhusten hergestellt in Ilfeld Genealogische Bücher zum Adel Auswandererlisten



Individual biographies from Austria

On the website of the “austrian literature online” are mainly related to digital books and Austria offered are free and also available as ePrint. Currently there are approximately 13.733 Documents from the 11. Century to the Present. The project relies on the initiative of the University- and Regional Library of Tyrol, Graz University Library and the Institute “Integrated Studies” the University of Linz. An absolutely recommendable project!



Biographical Encyclopedia of the Austrian Empire

In enormous hard work here 60 Volumes of Biographical Lexicon digitized and made available. Posted by Dr. Constantin Wurzbach and appeared in the period 1856-1891. They contain the life sketches of memorable, noteworthy personalities, since the 1750 either born in the Austrian crown lands or have lived and worked. In the individual volumes are many genealogical tables contain, Each volume is divided by first letter, published by the yard- and Vienna State Printing.



Yearbook of Swiss history

Mit interessantengeschichtlichen Beiträgen vollgespickt, are the 45 Volumes of the Journal of Swiss history (1876-1920) as the online editions with download option in “retro.seals.ch Portal” are made available. In addition to essays on the Peasants' War, the political- and ecclesiastical history of the Confederation, There are articles on the art of printing, and local- and family history.. The four registers volumes are directly linked to the leaves.



The 30 most common name in the genealogical database

Rambow (996) Liesegang (849) Rembowski v. (128) von Bulow (406) Engelbrecht (292) von der Schulenburg (291) Litzmann (283) Hattorf (280) Brandis (269) Miller (258) Alemann (257) Hoffmann (252) of the East (252) of Bistram (250) von Kleist (234) Normann (234) Thelemann (231) by Hugo (222) Schweder (216) Schrader (211) Luther (204) Grope (190) Bötticher (190) Meyer (187) von Arnim (184) Spangenberg (181) Schmidt (175) of Veltheim (170) of the Groeben (168) Weber (167)