Population and Religious Denomination in a Rhenish Village. Demographic Aspects of Oberkassel in the early modern age (1670-1810)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Hörning, Elisabeth (Philosophische Fakultät der Rheinischen Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität zu Bonn)
Publication Date
  • ZA:
    • Historical Studies Data
  • Abstract

    Persons recorded from church registers, identification of the persons through their names, information on spouse, number of marriages, births per marriage and actual number of children, status of children (legitimate, twin, etc.), religious denomination, sex, date of birth, date of death and region of death (in part cause of death), occupation information, marriage information, marriage classification (first marriage, second marriage), information on possessions (land register 1740 information in rods).
Temporal Coverage
  • 1670 / 1810
Geographic Coverage
  • Historical German lands (-1871) (DQDE)
    Cities of the Siebengebirge: Oberkassel, Niederkassel, Roemlinghoven
Collection Mode
  • Entries in church registers
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Geographic Unit
    Number of Units: 4156
    Number of Variables: 79
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA8123 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Hörning, Elisabeth: Bevölkerung und Konfession in einem rheinischen Dorf. Magisterarbeit, 1995.
  • Hörning, Elisabeth: Konfession und demographisches Verhalten Oberkassel (1670-1810). In: Historical Social Research (HSR), Vol. 23 Nr.1/2, 1998.

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 20 | Registration Date: 2010-07-23