Archive for October 2010

The Book of the Dead of the Premonstratensian monastery near Gdansk Zuckau

Totenbuch

The manuscript in which the Book of the Dead is printed here will, dates from the end of the 16. and early 17. Century and has been kept in the parsonage of Zuckau. It contains 197 Sheets and the paper points to the empty pages as a watermark, the Danzig coat of arms.



Database of students enrolled at the University of Rostock 1419-1945

In Rostock matriculation portal will be more than 80.000 Evidence made available to persons. Core of the portal are databases of registrations for the periods 1419-1831, 1831-1933 and 1933-1945. In addition, digital images of the original parish registers presented with some handwritten enrollments of students. Clicking allow an extension of the often very brief details of the database.



Dictionary of Lower Saxony, writers from the earliest times to the present

Schriftsteller-Lexikon

Glossary of well-known writer from Hanover, Brunswick, Oldenburg, Schleswig-Holstein, Mecklenburg, the Hansa cities Lippe and Waldeck, provided with biographical notes. Those: Eckart, Rudolf: Dictionary of Lower Saxony, writers from the earliest times to the present, Osterwieck, Zickfeldt 1891



German and Wendish church villages of Lusatia (Presbyterologia Lusatiae superioris)

Presbyterologia

The pastor and superintendent, Johann Christian Jancke (1757-1834) left a valuable collection of manuscripts and books, among other things, this sensational treasure, found in the genealogies are a lot of



Boettcher family tree in Dresden

Stammbaum-Boettcher

What: Cooper, Carl Julius: Family tree of the Boettcher, Frankenberg: Rossberg 1886