Austria, Upper Austria, Linz, Miscellaneous City Records, 1485-1894 is a free collection at FamilySearch with browsable images of marriage contracts, citizenship records, account books, and more.
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These records are written in German and FamilySearch provides the following German language helps.
Here is an example of a book of marriage records from Linz, Austria which can be viewed for free at FamilySearch.*
*Österreich, Oberösterreich, Linz, ausgewählte Bestände des Landesarchivs 1485-1894.” Images. FamilySearch. https://FamilySearch.org : 14 June 2016. Oberosterreichisches Landesarchiv (Upper Austrian Provincial Archives), Linz, Austria.
These records include court records, orphan records, citizenship records, marriage records, and account books and may contain:
- Name of Applicant
- Age of Applicant
- Date of Birth
- Place of Origin
- Occupation of Applicant
- Date and Place of Issue
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