The Birth and Baptism of Johann Conrad Lather – 1793

Johann Conrad Lather, son of Johann Reinhard Lather and Maria Catharina Christian, was born in Kirtorf, Alsfeld Kreis, Hesse-Darmstadt (now Germany) on 01 Oct 1793. He was baptized in the parish church in Kirtorf, Alsfeld Kreis, Hesse-Darmstadt (now Germany) on 03 Oct 1793.

The Birth and Baptismal Record of Johann Conrad Lather - 1793

The Birth and Baptismal Record of Johann Conrad Lather - 1793

SOURCE: Kirtorf Evangelische Kirche (Kirtorf, Alsfeld Kreis, Hesse-Darmstadt), “Kirtorfer Kirchenbuch 1769-1807. [Kirtorf Church Book 1769-1807.],” page 127, entry 4, Johann Georg Lather, 27 February  filmed as Kirchenbuch 1725-1875; FHL INTL microfilm 1,336,979.

Click on the image above to enlarge it. Click on the link for a PDF copy of the Birth and Baptismal Record of Johann Conrad 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:

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D + Between 9 and 10 o’clock on the morning of October 1st, a little son was born to the local citizen and linen weaver, Johann Reinhard Lather, and his wife, Maria Catharina [one word?] née Christian, and on the 3rd of the same month, the child was brought for Holy Baptism by Conrad Bräuer, local citizen and butcher, and was named Johann Conrad.

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