City directories (Adresboeken)[edit | edit source]
Research use: Used to locate residents in large cities to determine parish jurisdictions, and identify occupations and residence over a period of time.
Record type: Directories of residents of larger cities.
Time Period: 1700-present.
Content: Residents’ names, addresses, occupations or places of employment.
Location: City and municipal archives and libraries.
Population coverage: 20%.
References[edit | edit source]
- The Family History Department of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, “Family History Record Profile: The Netherlands,” Word document, private files of the FamilySearch Content Strategy Team, 1987-1998.