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Westphalian Pastors 1871 to 1914

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Przybylski, Hartmut (Sozialwissenschaftliches Institut der evangelischen Kirche Deutschlands, Bochum)
Publication Date
  • H. Przybylski, Bochum (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Historical Studies Data
  • Abstract

    Information on demography and education of pastors in Westphalia. Topics: place of birth, presence of Protestant or other church parish at place of birth, occupation as pastor at place of birth; social origins, school cities and school types, high school graduation year, other subjects or activities besides the study of theology, college cities and length of studies, examination city and examination year, academic degrees attained; non-university theological training, city and length of the colloquium and pastor seminar, length of stay in the candidate seminary and cathedral candidate foundation, cities and length of training curacies, synodal curacies and positions as assistant pastor, later occupation as pastor in the city of the training curacies, synodal curacies and positions as assistant pastor, type and length of activity between studies and first position, year of ordination and introduction into office, type and length of activities during the time as assistant pastor, assistant pastor and deputy pastor positions, type and length of activity between time as assistant pastor and first full-time pastoral position, city and length of pastoral positions, type and length of secondary activities, length of interruption of parsonage through other activities, point in time and reasons for termination of the period of office, length of activities exercised after the period of office, year of death, suicide, year of marriage, date of birth of wife, social origins of wife, year of death of wife, year of re-marriage.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1871 / 1914
Geographic Coverage
  • German Reich (1871-1945) (DXDE)
    Westphalia (district synods Gelsenkirchen, Recklinghausen, Dortmund, Bochum and Hattingen)
Sampled Universe
District synodal transcripts in the framework of the DFG project ´Constants and Changes of Church Education Concepts in the Process of Industrialization and Urbanization in the 2nd Half of the 19th Century´, sub-project of the project ´Knowledge and Society in the 19th Century´ at the chair for Christian Social Teaching of the Protestant Theological Faculty at the Ruhr University, Bochum 1979-1984.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Evaluation
Collection Mode
  • File analysis
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 467
    Number of Variables: 608
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA8138 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Przybylski, Hartmut: Religion in Zahlen: Pfarrerschaft und kirchliches Verhalten im westfälischen Teil des Ruhrgebiets 1871 bis 1914. Bochum: SWI-Verlag 1987. (Schriften zur politischen und sozialen Geschichte des neuzeitlichen Christentums. Band 2)

Update Metadata: 2020-10-21 | Issue Number: 25 | Registration Date: 2010-07-23

Przybylski, Hartmut (1999): Westfälische Pfarrer 1871 bis 1914. Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset.