Family and Social Placing in a Parish Molded by Agriculture, Cottage Trade and Industrialization with the Example of the Parish Borghorst in the 19th Century

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Schüren, Reinhard (Fakultät für Geschichtswissenschaft und Philosophie, Universität Bielefeld)
Publication Date
  • ZA:
    • Historical Studies Data
  • Abstract

    Investigation of intergenerational occupational and connubial mobility depending on family of origin; marriage practices and placing. Topics: Year of marriage, occupation of bridegroom; information on bride and bridegroom: occupation of father, place of residence of father, age, parents living or dead, tax group of father, number of marriages, marriage date, tax group of bridegroom.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1830 / 1911
Geographic Coverage
  • Historical German lands (-1871) (DQDE)
    Borghorst (Westphalia)
  • German Reich (1871-1945) (DXDE)
    Borghorst (Westphalia)
Sampled Universe
Marriage pairs of the parish Borghorst
Sampling Procedure Comment: 1830-1980: census; 1891-1911: random selection
Collection Mode
  • Sources: Marriage registers (church books), registers of births, marriages and deaths, household lists, tax and voter records.
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 2449
    Number of Variables: 24
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA8037 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Schüren, Reinhard: Familie und soziale Plazierung in einer durch Landwirtschaft, Heimgewerbe und Industrialisierung geprägten Gemeinde am Beispiel des Kirchspiels Borghorst im 19. Jh. In: Kocka, Jürgen.; Ditt, Karl et al.: Familie und Soziale Plazierung. Opladen: Westdeutscher Verlag 1980, S. 214-288.

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 89 | Registration Date: 2010-07-23