How to Read Birth Database


Information given is the document number , name of the child when known, date of birth, place of birth, sex, race and legitimacy or stillborn. The next line gives the mother's maiden name, age race, order number of child, place of birth. The following line gives father's name, age, race, occupation and place of birth.

Abbreviations used include: M = male, F = female, W = white, B = black, L = legitimate, I = illegitimate, S = stillborn.

Places of birth within the United States are abbreviated in the manner used by the postal zip codes. Places of birth outside the United States are abbreviated as follows:

AUS = Austria
BLG = Belgium
CND = Canada
DNK = Denmark
ENG = England
FIN = Finland
FRN = France
GER = Germany
HLD = Holland
HUN = Hungary
IRL = Ireland
ITL = Italy
NRY = Norway
NS = Nova Scotia
NZD = New Zealand
PLD = Poland
RUS = Russia
SCT = Scotland
SWD = Sweden
SWT = Switzerland
WLS = Wales

It is thought that the following cities are in the part of Yugoslavia that is once again Croatia: Fuzine, Lika, and Mrkpals

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