Re: Vienna Jewish BMD reords #austria-czech


Bob Lenk
 

When the digitized records were put online in 2012, they only included
records over 100 years old, due to Austrian privacy laws.

Because they digitized the records based on the microfilms they had, but
they organized the online records in a more structured way than the
microfilms, they also excluded most films that included multiple
registers that would not appear together in the online organization.
Among the excluded records are Birth Registers A-B (1826-1858) (which
are on the same film as the Birth Index of 1932-1938), and many of the
records >from specific Bezirke.

It looks like you can access all of the digitized films at a (Mormon)
Family History Center. That is based on clicking on the links at this page:
https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/196164?availability=Family%20History%20Library

I have not tried this. I haven't been to a Family History Center since
these digitized records have been available.

If anyone has any contacts at the FHL, it would be nice if they could
put make more of these freely available online, especially the ones >from
1912-1917 which should be very straightforward.

Bob Lenk
Greeley, Colorado, US

On 3/23/2018 7:43 AM, Henry Wellisch <wellisch12@gmail.com> wrote:
The digitized records are available on the familysearch website from
1826 to 1911, but I cannot find the records between on this website
between 1911 and 1938. Are they hidden on this website somewhere?
Henry Wellisch
Toronto

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