The population of the Exulant City Glueckstadt 1616-1652

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Köhn, Gerhard (Stadtarchiv Soest)
Publication Date
  • ZA:
    • Historical Studies Data
  • Abstract

    Social structure and social topography of the founding of a city in the early modern age. Topics: Degree of relationship, interaction between citizen and garrison community of house owners or non-owners, first and last demonstrated appearance, entry in citizen registry book, tax bracket, church tax bracket, ownership of house or renting, importance of the person, origins, first and second occupation, residential address, religious affiliation, property ownership, number of children, functions and offices.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1616 / 1652
Geographic Coverage
  • Historical German lands (-1871) (DQDE)
    Glueckstadt (Schleswig-Holstein)
Sampled Universe
Citizens of the city and garrison community in Glueckstadt.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Census
Collection Mode
  • Sources: Systematic evaluation and linking of various sources of city history (citizen books, tax lists, debt and impound records, church registers) and sources of country rulers (especially town authority records from Steinburg, military and 'faestningsregnskaber' in the Archive in Copenhagen).
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 3640
    Number of Variables: 96
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA8002 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Köhn, Gerhard: Die Bevölkerung der Residenz, Festung und Exulantenstadt Glückstad von der Gründung 1616 bis zum Endausbau 1652: Methoden und Möglichkeiten einer historisch-demographischen Untersuchung mit Hilfe der elektronischen Datenverarbeitung. Neumünster: Wachtholtz Verlag 1974. (Quellen und Forschungen zur Geschichte Schleswig-Holsteins; Bd. 65).

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 88 | Registration Date: 2010-07-23