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== Record Content ==
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== How to Use the Record ==
 
This section provides information on how to search the collection, what to do with information once found, some tips on how to find records, and what to do if no record is found.
'''When searching:'''<br>As you are searching it is helpful to know such information as your ancestor's given name and surname, some identifying information such as residence, age, estimated [event] year, and family relationships.
=== Search the Collection ===
'''To browse by image:'''<br>To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:<br>⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page <br>⇒Select the “Item of Interest" category which takes you to the images<br>
Search the collection by image comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine if the image relates to them. You may need to look at several images and compare the information about the individuals listed in those images to your ancestors to make this determination.
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===Using the Information=== *Use the estimated age to calculate a birth date.
*Use the soldier's age and location of the military unit to find his family in census, church, and land records.
*Use the county code and the certificate number to obtain a copy of the original death certificate from the county.
=== Tips to Keep in Mind ===
*Be aware that errors may have occurred at the time the records were made.
=== Unable to Find Your Ancestor? ===  *Check for variant spellings of the names.
*Look for an index. There are often indexes at the beginning of each volume. In addition local genealogical and historical societies often have indexes to local records.
*Search the records of nearby localities (or military units, counties, parishes, etc.).  === Other Searches ===
===Other Searches===
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== Related Websites ==
*[http://www.bmeia.gv.at/en/embassy/consulate-general-new-york/practical-advice/austrian-citizenship.html Austrian Citizenship]
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Austrian_nationality_law Austrian Nationality Laws]
*[http://www.landesarchiv-ooe.at/xchg/hs.xsl/1603_DEU_HTML.htm Oberosteriches Landesarchiv]
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==Citations for This Collection==When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information (often called citing your sources). This will help people find the record again and evaluate the reliability of the source. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records. Citations are available for the collection as a whole and each record or image individually.
'''Collection Citation''':<br>{{Collection citation | text= "AustriaWhen you copy information from a record, Upper Austria, Linz Citizen Rolls, 1658-1937you should list where you found the information (often called citing your sources)." ImagesThis will help people find the record again and evaluate the reliability of the source. <i>FamilySearch</i>It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Oberösterreichisches Landesarchiv, Linz [Upper Austrian State Archives, Linz]Citations are available for the collection as a whole and each record or image individually.}} <br>
'''Collection Citation''':<br> {{Collection citation | text= "Austria, Upper Austria, Linz Citizen Rolls, 1658-1937." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2015. Citing Oberösterreichisches Landesarchiv, Linz [Upper Austrian State Archives, Linz].}} <br>
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