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Are you familiar with this situation? You are holding historic family documentations in your own hands and notice that the practised lettering seems to be from ancient times. You try keenly to disassemble the text word by word, but it takes great amounts of time and effort.

This kind of work is a daily occurrence in our field of work, the Genealogical research. The comprehension and knowledge of reading and understanding of old scripture is of prime importance to deploying successfully the utilized archives.

We want to introduce ourselves to be your reliable and helping partner. A majority of our clients is not just interested in the registers and dates, but a transcription of the related documents and archives as well. This step is fundamental to comprehend the vast backcloth in ones history throughout numbers of sides and lines.

We are able to interpret writings from up to 700 year ago. This includes Kurrent (the old German script) and Suetterlin.

We are in an ideal location

Magdeburg

Magdeburg

... where registers of almost all evangelistic churches of Central Germany are saved on more than 8,500 microfilms including Saxony-Anhalt as well as northern church districts in Saxony and Thuringia.

... headquarters of the Capital-archiv of Saxhony-Anhalt, featuring an enormous historical collection particularly appealing to genealogy students.

... situated in the heart of Saxony-Anhalt allowing quick access to important archives such as Wolfenbuettel, Hannover, Brandenburg at the river Havel, Berlin, Dessau, Leipzig, Erfurt und Eisenach.