Poland, Evangelical Church Books - FamilySearch Historical Records
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Poland, Evangelical Church Books, 1700-2005
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|Flag of the Republic of Poland|
|Location of Poland|
|Record Type||Evangelical Church Books|
|Languages:||Polish, Russian, German|
|Title in the Language:||Polska, Księgi Metrykalne Kościoła Ewangelickiego z roku 1700-2005|
|Evangelical Church of the Augsburg Confession in Poland|
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This collection includes variety of genealogical records for the years 1700-2005. Images of church books containing baptisms, births, marriages, burials, and deaths for Evangelical congregations around Poland. The collection also includes other types of church books.
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