World Archives Project: Lübeck Volkszählung 1857 (Lübeck Census 1857)

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About this project The Lubeck 1857 census enumerates the names of each member of the household, age, birthplace, and relationship to the head of household. Included on the records are street addresses, occupation/status, marital status, and religion. Because the records are uniform and the information to be keyed is easily seen the project difficulty level is Average.

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Quartier
Landwehr Bezirk
Book Cover
Quartier
Landwehrbezirk
Bucheinband

Quartier

Census.jpg

These images are enumerated by Quartier which can be seen in the upper left corner of the image.

Enumeration District

Using the dictionary provided to assist you, key the enumeration district which is written just before the bold "Quartier".


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Enumeration Company

Key the number which precedes the "Comp" at the top of the image just following the quartier.
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Family Member Number

Family Members are numbered consecutively with the head of the household being 1. Key the number which appears before the surname of each person in the household.


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Surname

Key the Surname in the fourth column, Vor und Zuname column, using the provided dictionary in the drop-down list to assist you. If a name does not appear in the dictionary then key as seen. The format of the name in the column is surname, given name.


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Suffix

Key all titles following the surname.
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Prefix

Key any titles before the name.
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Given Name

Key the first name and any middle names or initials, using the provided dictionary to assist you. If a name does not appear in the dictionary then key as seen. The name is found in the fourth column, Vor und Zuname, in the surname, given name format.
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Alias Prefix

Key any titles before the alias given name.
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Alias Given

On some records, a second name is given in parentheses or quotes. This name is usually a nickname or maiden name. Key the first name or initial and any middle names or initials in the Alias Given field. If you cannot distinguish a given name or surname, please input the entire name in this field.
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Alias Surname

Key any Alias Surname which appears. Occasionally an alternate name may be recorded for a given individual. This name may be denoted by parentheses. All the rules for keying a primary name should also be followed for keying any alias name.
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Alias Suffix

Key any titles following the alias surname.
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Age

Key the Age found in the Alter column, just following the name column.
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Birth Place

The birthplace is found in the Geburtsort column, just following the age. Using the dictionary provided in the drop-down list key the place. If a place does not appear in the dictionary then key as seen.
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Relationship or Status

The relationship or status of each member of the household appears in column 8, "Stand oder Gerwerbe...Stellung in oder zu der familie". The status or relationship of the head of household is usually an occupation. Using the dictionary provided in the drop-down list, key the relationship or status. If neither relationship or status appear in the dictionary then key as seen.
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Landwehr Bezirk

LandwehrBezirk.jpg

These images are enumerated by Landwehr Bezirk which appears in the upper left corner of the image.

Enumeration District

Using the dictionary provided to assist you, key the enumeration district which is written just after the bold "Landwehr Bezirk".


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Enumeration Battalion

Key the number which appears preceding the abbrevation "Batt" in the header at the top of the image.
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Enumeration Company

Key the number which precedes the bold "Comp" at the top of the image in the header.
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Enumeration Parish

Key the place written in following the word "Kirchspiel", using the dictionary in the drop-down list provided to assist you. If a place does not appear in the dictionary then key as seen.
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Enumeration Place

At the top of the image in the header information is the word "ortschaft" in bold followed by a colon. Key the place which is written following "ortschaft", using the dictionary in the drop-down list to assist you. If a place does not appear in the dictionary then key as seen.
See Example

Family Member Number

Family Members are numbered consecutively with the head of the household being 1. Key the number which appears before the surname of each person in the household.


See Example

Surname

Key the Surname from the Vor und Zuname column, using the provided dictionary to assist you. If a name does not appear in the dictionary then key as seen. The format of the name in the column is surname, given name.


See Example

Suffix

Key all titles following the surname.
See Example

Prefix

Key any titles before the name.
See Example

Given Name

Key the first name and any middle names or initials, using the provided dictionary to assist you. If a name does not appear in the dictionary then key as seen. The name is found in the fourth column, Vor und Zuname, in the surname, given name format.
See Example

Alias Prefix

Key any titles before the alias given name.
See Example

Alias Given

On some records, a second name is given in parentheses or quotes. This name is usually a nickname or maiden name. Key the first name or initial and any middle names or initials in the Alias Given field. If you cannot distinguish a given name or surname, please input the entire name in this field.
See Example

Alias Surname

Key any Alias Surname which appears. Occasionally an alternate name may be recorded for a given individual. This name may be denoted by parentheses. All the rules for keying a primary name should also be followed for keying any alias name.
See Example

Alias Suffix

Key any titles following the alias surname.
See Example

Age

Key the Age found in the Alter column, just following the name column.
See Example

Birth Place

The birthplace is found in the Geburtsort column, just following the age. Using the dictionary provided key the place. If a place does not appear in the dictionary then key as seen.
See Example

Relationship or Status

The relationship or status of each member of the household appears in column 7, "Stand oder Gewerbe...Stellung in oder in der Familie" column. Often the relationship or status of the head of household is an occupation. Using the dictionary provided in the drop-down list, key the relationship or status. If neither relationship or status appear in the dictionary then key as seen.
See Example

Book Cover

BookCover.jpg

The book cover displays the quartier or landwehr-bezirk. There is nothing to be keyed from the book cover.

Quartier

Census.jpg

These images are enumerated by Quartier which can be seen in the upper left corner of the image.

Enumeration District

Using the dictionary provided to assist you, key the enumeration district which is written just before the bold "Quartier".


See Example

Enumeration Company

Key the number which precedes the "Comp" at the top of the image just following the quartier.
See Example

Family Member Number

Family Members are numbered consecutively with the head of the household being 1. Key the number which appears before the surname of each person in the household.


See Example

Surname

Key the Surname in the fourth column, Vor und Zuname column, using the provided dictionary in the drop-down list to assist you. If a name does not appear in the dictionary then key as seen. The format of the name in the column is surname, given name.


See Example

Suffix

Key all titles following the surname.
See Example

Prefix

Key any titles before the name.
See Example

Given Name

Key the first name and any middle names or initials, using the provided dictionary to assist you. If a name does not appear in the dictionary then key as seen. The name is found in the fourth column, Vor und Zuname, in the surname, given name format.
See Example

Alias Prefix

Key any titles before the alias given name.
See Example

Alias Given

On some records, a second name is given in parentheses or quotes. This name is usually a nickname or maiden name. Key the first name or initial and any middle names or initials in the Alias Given field. If you cannot distinguish a given name or surname, please input the entire name in this field.
See Example

Alias Surname

Key any Alias Surname which appears. Occasionally an alternate name may be recorded for a given individual. This name may be denoted by parentheses. All the rules for keying a primary name should also be followed for keying any alias name.
See Example

Alias Suffix

Key any titles following the alias surname.
See Example

Age

Key the Age found in the Alter column, just following the name column.
See Example

Birth Place

The birthplace is found in the Geburtsort column, just following the age. Using the dictionary provided in the drop-down list key the place. If a place does not appear in the dictionary then key as seen.
See Example

Relationship or Status

The relationship or status of each member of the household appears in column 8, "Stand oder Gerwerbe...Stellung in oder zu der familie". The status or relationship of the head of household is usually an occupation. Using the dictionary provided in the drop-down list, key the relationship or status. If neither relationship or status appear in the dictionary then key as seen.
See Example

Landwehrbezirk

LandwehrBezirk.jpg

These images are enumerated by Landwehr Bezirk which appears in the upper left corner of the image.

Enumeration District

Using the dictionary provided to assist you, key the enumeration district which is written just after the bold "Landwehr Bezirk".


See Example

Enumeration Battalion

Key the number which appears preceding the abbrevation "Batt" in the header at the top of the image.
See Example

Enumeration Company

Key the number which precedes the bold "Comp" at the top of the image in the header.
See Example

Enumeration Parish

Key the place written in following the word "Kirchspiel", using the dictionary in the drop-down list provided to assist you. If a place does not appear in the dictionary then key as seen.
See Example

Enumeration Place

At the top of the image in the header information is the word "ortschaft" in bold followed by a colon. Key the place which is written following "ortschaft", using the dictionary in the drop-down list to assist you. If a place does not appear in the dictionary then key as seen.
See Example

Family Member Number

Family Members are numbered consecutively with the head of the household being 1. Key the number which appears before the surname of each person in the household.


See Example

Surname

Key the Surname from the Vor und Zuname column, using the provided dictionary to assist you. If a name does not appear in the dictionary then key as seen. The format of the name in the column is surname, given name.


See Example

Suffix

Key all titles following the surname.
See Example

Prefix

Key any titles before the name.
See Example

Given Name

Key the first name and any middle names or initials, using the provided dictionary to assist you. If a name does not appear in the dictionary then key as seen. The name is found in the fourth column, Vor und Zuname, in the surname, given name format.
See Example

Alias Prefix

Key any titles before the alias given name.
See Example

Alias Given

On some records, a second name is given in parentheses or quotes. This name is usually a nickname or maiden name. Key the first name or initial and any middle names or initials in the Alias Given field. If you cannot distinguish a given name or surname, please input the entire name in this field.
See Example

Alias Surname

Key any Alias Surname which appears. Occasionally an alternate name may be recorded for a given individual. This name may be denoted by parentheses. All the rules for keying a primary name should also be followed for keying any alias name.
See Example

Alias Suffix

Key any titles following the alias surname.
See Example

Age

Key the Age found in the Alter column, just following the name column.
See Example

Birth Place

The birthplace is found in the Geburtsort column, just following the age. Using the dictionary provided key the place. If a place does not appear in the dictionary then key as seen.
See Example

Relationship or Status

The relationship or status of each member of the household appears in column 7, "Stand oder Gewerbe...Stellung in oder in der Familie" column. Often the relationship or status of the head of household is an occupation. Using the dictionary provided in the drop-down list, key the relationship or status. If neither relationship or status appear in the dictionary then key as seen.
See Example

Bucheinband

BookCover.jpg

The book cover displays the quartier or landwehr-bezirk. There is nothing to be keyed from the book cover.



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