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Citizens voting roll or list of eligible citizens of the City of Cologne

The role of citizen (Citizens also record book, or simply citizens Paper) is a staff directory, listed in the population, where the “Civil Rights” was awarded.

The role of citizen is detained has the data of each new citizen with the exact time, when the oath of citizenship was made. The requirements for citizenship varied by city and time period. Decisive was a good repute and proof of income in the form of real property, or the exercise of a trade. Often the recording was connected with the payment of a civil money, and then it was a privileged citizen of the inhabitants of the city.

Digital editions of USB Cologne:

The University of Cologne offers the volumes of 1875 to 1913 as digitized.


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