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.

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

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These records may contain:

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


  • 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


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


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