Family and Social Placing in Rural Society with the Example of the Parish Quernheim in the 19th Century

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

    Investigation of intergenerational occupational and concubinal mobility in rural municipalities; marriage practices and placing. Data-collection: 1818, 1843, 1858, 1871, 1885 and 1895. Topics: Year of marriage, information on bridegroom or bride, religious affiliation, illegitimacy, occupation, occupation of father, death of parents or still living, marriage age, first or second marriage, reason for re-marriage, place of marriage, marriage date.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1818 / 1895
Geographic Coverage
  • Historical German lands (-1871) (DQDE)
    Parish Quernheim (eastern Westphalia)
  • German Reich (1871-1945) (DXDE)
    Parish Quernheim (eastern Westphalia)
Sampled Universe
Marriage couples in the parish Quernheim
Sampling Procedure Comment: Census
Collection Mode
  • Sources: Marriage registers.
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1079
    Number of Variables: 39
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA8031 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Mooser, Josef: Familie und soziale Plazierung in der ländlichen Gesellschaft am Beispiel des Kirchspiels Quernheim im 19. Jahrhundert. In: Kocka, Jürgen et al.: Familie und soziale Plazierung. Opladen: Westdeutscher Verlag 1980, S. 127-213.

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 90 | Registration Date: 2010-07-23