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Jewish Records Indexing - Poland

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from current and former territories of Poland.
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JRI - Poland Kalisz Shtetl Co-op Project

The following information should be used as a guide when researching the Kalisz LDS films.

  1.  Record order in film 743142 Year 1821 for marriages/deaths (no index)

    Death records start at AKT 81; continue to AKT 106

    Death records continue AKT 64-80

    Marriage records follow (AKT 1-25 including one divorce)

    Death records AKT 1-63 follow marriages

  3. Record order in film 743144 (Years 1840-42 ) - records split

Listed below is the order of the records on the film. Note that there are two groups of 1842 records which have the same record numbers but are not the same records.

Year Event Number of records
1840 B 144  
1841 B 120  
1842 B 53 first group
1840 M 27  
1841 M 25  
1842 M 13 first group
1840 D 80  
1841 D 64  
1842 D 26 first group
1842 B 52 second group
1842 D 28 second group
1842 M 7 second group

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Last Updated: December 3, 2000