JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen FamilySearch Adds Vienna Vital Records Films #general

Michael Moritz

FamilySearch continues to scan their films and make them available
online for free. Significant new additions come >from the Jewish
Community of Vienna.

Now available online are the following films, in the order in which
they appear:

-Birth index, 1826-1910
-Births, 1858-1911
-Death index, 1826-1938
-Deaths, 1826-1938
-Marriage index, 1825-1938
-Marriages, 1825-1932 (organized by Viennese district)
-Marriage banns, 1889-1930
-Divorce mediation proceedings, 1921-1938
-Divorces, 1870-1942
-Conversions, 1868-1946
-Birth announcements, 1893-1911
-Death announcements, 1920-1938, 1941-1951 (the later decade is near the bottom)
-Marriage correspondences, 1855-1888
-Burial index, 1891-1945
-Secessions >from Judaism, 1884-1942

There are two separate films (2410646 and 2410647) listed near the
bottom that include:
-Births, 1784-1849
-Marriages, 1785-1848
-Deaths, 1784-1848

The list can be found at: . Click on the camera
icon to access the films.

Of note is that many of these records have already been indexed at . This is a free site once you make an account. Click on
the left on Vienna Jewish records. When you search a name, it will
give you the item number for birth, marriage or death. For the
marriage records, it will also give you the district that the marriage
took place.

Happy hunting and shana tova.

Michael Moritz
New York

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