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Zgierz

Gubernia: Piotrkow  Province: Lodz

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Latitude: 51°51'00 Longitude: 19°25'00 USBGN: -539,594

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Archive Coordinator, Lodz Archive Project Lodz Coordinator
Patronymic Years Coordinator Joe Ross
Zgierz Town Leader, Lodz Archives Project
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LDS (Mormon Microfilms) More Info
Location Years Available Type
Film# 1201141 1871 - 1878 B
Film# 1201142 1871 - 1880 MD
Film# 753226 1818 - 1822 BMD
Film# 753227 1823 - 1829 BMD
Film# 753243 1826 - 1846 BMD
Film# 753244 1847 - 1859 BMD
Film# 753245 1860 - 1865 BMD
Film# 760165 1866 - 1870 BMD
Patronymic records More Info
   
Location Years Available Indexed Years Online Type Status
Patronymic data 1808 - 1821
Polish State Archives (Some years may also be in LDS films) More Info
Location Years Available Type
Archive 39 Fond 1750 1826 - 1913 D
Archive 39 Fond 1750 1826 - 1913 M
Archive 39 Fond 1750 1826 - 1913 B
Archive 39 Fond 1750 1830 - 1831 MA
Archive 39 Fond 1750 1838 - 1844 MA
Archive 39 Fond 1750 1846 - 1877 MA
Archive 39 Fond 1750 1880 - 1894 MA
Archive 39 Fond 1750 1897 MA
Archive 39 Fond 1750 1899 - 1903 MA
Archive 39 Fond 1750 1905 - 1906 MA
Archive 39 Fond 1750 1908 MA
Archive 39 Fond 1750 1910 - 1913 MA

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Years Available:

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A Army H Holocaust N Newspaper
B Birth L Voters P Passports
C Census M Marriage R Cemetery
CON Conversion MA Marriage Alegata S School
D Death MB Marriage Banns V Divorce
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