The Death and Burial of Anna Catharina Lather – 1736

Anna Catharina Lather, infant daughter of Andreas Lather and Elisabetha Catharina Daub, died on 17 Jun 1736. She was buried at the Evangelical Church in Kirtorf, Alsfeld Kreis, Hesse-Darmstadt (now Germany) on 18 Jun 1736.

The Death and Burial Record of Anna Catharina Lather - 1736

The Death and Burial Record of Anna Catharina Lather - 1736

SOURCE: Kirtorf Evangelische Kirche (Kirtorf, Alsfeld Kreis, Hesse-Darmstadt), “Kirtorfer Kirchenbuch 1725-1768. [Kirtorf Church Book 1725-1768.],” page 554, entry 16, Anna Catharina Lather, 18 June 1736; filmed as Kirchenbuch 1725-1875; FHL INTL microfilm 1,336,979, Item 2.

Click on the image above to enlarge it. Click on the link for a PDF copy of the Death and Burial Record of Anna Catharina 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:


On the third Sunday after Trinity Sunday, the 17th of June [1736], after 2 o’clock in the afternoon, Anna Catharina, the legitimate little daughter of Andreas Lather, citizen and baker, died. She was buried quietly on the evening of the 18th of June [1736], age 3 weeks and 4 days.

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