On 03 Oct 1835, Maria Juliana Luisa Lather, daughter of Henrich Lather and Sophia Katharina Bräuer, was born in Kirtorf, Alsfeld Kreis, Hessen-Darmstadt (now Germany). She was baptized in the parish church in Kirtorf, Alsfeld Kreis, Hessen-Darmstadt (now Germany) on 18 Oct 1835.
The Birth and Baptismal Record of Maria Juliana Lather – 1835
SOURCE: Kirtorf Evangelische Kirche (Kirtorf, Alsfeld Kreis, Hessen-Darmstadt), “Geburts=Protokoll der Pfarrei Kirtorf für das Jahr 1835. [Birth Records of the Kirtorf Parish for the Year 1835.],” page 25, Maria Juliana Luisa Lather, 18 October 1835; filmed as Kirchenbuchduplikat 1808-1875; FHL INTL microfilm 0,855,108.
Click on the image above to enlarge it. Click on the link for a PDF copy of the Birth and Baptismal Record of Maria Juliana Luisa Lather. This PDF document includes an image of the original document, a transcription in German Gothic, a transcription in modern German, and a translation in English. Translated from the German, the record reads:
Maria Juliana Luisa Lather, daughter of Henrich Lather
On the morning of October third in the year of the Lord, eighteen-hundred thirty-five between three and four o’clock, after a credible report, the second child and [one word?] first daughter of Henrich Lather, citizen and baker here, of his wife Sophia Katharina née Bräuer and, on the eighteenth of the same month the child was baptized and given the name “Maria Juliana Luisa”. The sponsor was:
Maria Juliana Luisa Zartung, daughter of the deceased [one word?] Zartung in [one word?]in whose place the grandmother of the child, Anna Elisabetha, widow of the former Elias Lather, has stood in,
and who has signed the present document next to the father and me, the minister who performed the baptism. [signed] Elisabetha Lather
[signed] Henrich Lather
[signed] Wolfgang Ernst Glückner
There were a few words in this document that I couldn’t transcribe or translate, but I was able to understand the most important information contained therein.
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