Austria, Tirol, Innsbruck, Sankt Jakob Parish Register Index, 1578-1970 is a free collection at FamilySearch with browsable images of Catholic parish baptism, marriage, and death records.

 
 

How Do I Read the Records?

The images are handwritten in German and FamilySearch provides the following German language helps.

 
 

What Can I Learn from these Records?
 
These records may contain:
 
Baptism

  • Name
  • Date and Place of Baptism
  • Parents’ Names
  • Date and Place of Birth
  • Name of Godparents

 
Marriage

  • Date and Place of Marriage
  • Groom’s Age, Occupation and Residence
  • Bride’s Age, Occupation and Residence
  • Name of Groom’s Parents
  • Name of Bride’s Parents

 
Death

  • Date and Place of Death and Burial
  • Name and Age of Deceased
  • Cause of Death
  • Marital Status of Deceased

 

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