Wednesday, August 18, 2004
The Süss Collection
Die Sammlung Süss of Henri Süss have been microfilmed by the LDS. Here is their description of the 44 volumes: "The Süss Collection contains the genealogies from Bühl, Niederrödern, Hatten, Oberbetschdorf, Rittershofen, Birlenbach, Cröttweiler, Fröschweiler, Kutzenhausen, Langensulzbach, Nehweiler bei Wörth, Preuschdorf, Rothbach, Sulz, Westhofen, Wörth, and Zutzendorf complied from parish registers and civil records. The families are arranged alphabetically within each community. Some of the volumes are indexed by family surname. Text in German."
To find all 14 films, do an Author search in the Family History Library Catalog: http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Library/FHLC/frameset_fhlc.asp on "Suss, Henri". Daniel Debus has integrated the surnames into Alsabase: http://ddebus.free.fr/, giving you an finding aid to the Süss Collection. See contact N°900002.
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