2

I am interested in knowing if my 3rd Great Grandfather, named Adam Hausam, supposedly a tailor, was born in Kirchheim-Bolanden, Germany. Where can I find his birth-record?

It was rumored he was from Denmark.

Andreas Hausam, son of Adam Hausam and Elizabeth Suder, was born in Kirchheim in 1832 and migrated to the U.S around 1866 where he married a woman whose last name was Tisch and supposedly from the same area of Germany.

  • Welcome to G&FH.SE! What is the source of the information you posted in your question? Posting how you know what you know lets us see what you have already looked at, and makes it easier for us to suggest other things you could research. You can use the edit link under your question to edit it and add information. – Jan Murphy Oct 6 '15 at 23:19
2

If your ancestor was a lutheran, the relevant church records of Kirchheimbolanden are available via Archion:

Zentralarchiv der evangelischen Kirche der Pfalz → Kirchheimbolanden

As of today, the site is only available in German and there are no indexed records as you might know it from Ancestry/FamilySearch/… Most records however contain a contemporary index where you can search according to the surname. Knowledge of Kurrent handwriting is needed.

| improve this answer | |
-2

Is this what you are after?

https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NTKY-G4L

Sorry on a phone I'll look more when I'm home.

| improve this answer | |
  • 1
    Downvoted because if something happens and the link gets broken, we have no idea what record it is that you have looked at. – Jan Murphy Oct 6 '15 at 23:21

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.