Deutschland, Hessen, Landkreis Marburg-Biedenkopf—Sterberegister, 1946–1980


Project Instructions



Read the Instructions

  • Please read these project instructions carefully before indexing any batches.
  • Review this page and the field helps frequently for updates to these instructions.
  • Click here for a summary of project updates.

Number of Records per Image

  • The data entry area of the indexing screen is set at one record per image. Please adjust the number of records in the data entry area to match the number of records on the image. To add records:
    1. In the menu bar, click Tools.
    2. Click Records per Image.
    3. Click in the Number of records box, and type the number of records on the image.
    4. Click OK.

Language for Field Names

  • The field names and the field helps on the bottom right corner of the indexing screen are available in German and English. To change the language:
    1. In the menu bar, click Tools.
    2. Click Options.
    3. Click the Language tab.
    4. Click in the Language for Field Names box and the Language for Field Help and Project Information box, and select the preferred option.
    5. Close the batch, and reopen it for the change to take effect.

Diacritics and Other Characters

  • If the name of a person or locality was written with a character not available on your keyboard, such as the "ü" in "Müller", please insert the character by clicking Enter special international characters icon (a square with an "ñ" in it) and selecting the character you want to insert, or:
    1. In the menu bar, click Edit.
    2. Click International Letters.
    3. Click on the letter you want to insert.

Handwriting Help

Additional Information