Archive for January 2012

The Protestant clergy at the Martin Church in Churchill from the Reformation to the present

Martinskirche-Chur

Since the year 1537 was the Protestant clergy expressly granted the right, the supervision of their preachers to lead themselves, eliminate unsuitable candidates and personalities, who came from out of town, to undergo an examination. The certificate, in principle, the Reformed doctrine recognized, has received a copy remained.



The Kassel Bürgerbuch (1520 to 1699) after the original in the city archives

Buergerbuch-Kassel

The publication of the Kassel citizens book is intended for the local historian and genealogist of the most profitable draws. The original consists of 64 Parchment leaves in folio with a strong wooden cover and pressed leather coat with brass fittings.



The citizens of the Estonian city of Pärnu book (Pärnu) of 1615 to 1797

Buergerbuch-Pernau-I

The reason for the people working on this book, it was, To obtain a complete picture of the population of this city of Livonia. The author was due to address the issue of, how many generations of one family were staying in the city, especially in the female line. It is just seen as influential to the plague of 1710 between Swedish and Russian time represented and which families were also followed in the city (Zanck, Nail, Schmidt, Schwartz)



Heraldry in the service of Shakespeare studies

Shakespeare

The documentary sources of his life story of the baptism to the time, Shakespeare in the first poet reaped laurels, have many gaps in. Shakespeare, baptized 26.4.1564, came from a wealthy father's country-established yeoman sex and mother of a noble family, which was one of the oldest and noblest of England.



Contributions to the family genealogy Altfrankfurter

de-Bary

This is the genealogical research of Herbert de Bary (uradelige family from Barry at Tournai in Belgium) with his 64 Suspect, , then, the 16 Ancestors of his grandparents, Jean Renaud de Bary and Osterried de Neufville