Poland, Gliwice Roman Catholic Church Books - FamilySearch Historical Records
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Poland, Gliwice Roman Catholic Church Books, 1599-1976
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|Flag of the Republic of Poland|
|Location of Gliwice, Poland|
|Location of Poland|
|Title in the Language:||Polska, Gliwice Rzymskokatolickie książki, r. 1599-1976 n.e.|
|Diocese of Gliwice, Poland|
- 1 What is in This Collection?
- 2 What Can These Records Tell Me?
- 3 Collection Content
- 4 How Do I Search This Collection?
- 5 What Do I Do Next?
- 6 Known Issues
- 7 Citing This Collection
What is in This Collection?[edit | edit source]
This collection contains Roman Catholic church records of baptisms and births, marriages, burials and deaths for the parishes in the Gliwice Roman Catholic Dioceses of Poland from 1599-1976. Availability of birth records end in 1912, marriage records in 1937, and death records in 1982.
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Reading These Records[edit | edit source]
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To Browse This Collection[edit | edit source]
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What Can These Records Tell Me?[edit | edit source]
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Collection Content[edit | edit source]
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How Do I Search This Collection?[edit | edit source]
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I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]
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Citing This Collection[edit | edit source]
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