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German Genealogy

Sachsen Weimar-Eisenach in Thüringen / Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach

(Großherzogtum / Grandduchy) [Presently in Niedersachsen]

Some basic facts about Sachsen-Weimar: (from Uncapher, Wendy K. and Linda M. Herrick. German Maps & Facts for Genealogy. Janesville, Wisconsin: Origins Books, 2002)

  • Population: 1817 - 195,254; 1828 - 226,609; 1836 - 243,157; 1846 -257,573; 1855 - 263,887; 1864 - 280,201; 1871 - 286,183; 1875 - 292,933 (142,553 males and 150,380 females)

  • Religion: 1871 - Evangelical - 275,492; Catholic - 9,404; Other - 161; Jewish - 1,120; and Non-Christian - 6

Resources

Thüringen (Thuringia) - Genealogy.net

  • Smith, Clifford Neal. Emigrants from Saxony (Grandduchy of Sachsen-Weimar-Eisenach) to America, 1854, 1859. DeKalb, Ill. : Westland Publications, 1974. 32 p. (German-American genealogical research monograph, ISSN 0094-7806 ; no. 4) Alphabetical list of emigrants mentioned in two periodical articles written by Dr. Herbert Koch.