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Slovenia, Ljubljana, Funeral Accounts, 1937-1970
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Record Description
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Languages: Slovene
Title in the Language: Slovenija, Ljubljana, Pogreb Razreda
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What is in the Collection?[edit | edit source]

This Collection will include records from 1937 to 1970.

The collections consists of sheets recording the date and place of death and burial, as well as the cost of the burial in Ljubljana, the capitol of Slovenia. The birth date and place are also reported. The collection includes an index covering the years between 1915-1936, during which time certificates were not acquired.

For a list of records by event and date currently published in this collection, select the Browselink from the collection landing page.

To Browse this Collection[edit | edit source]

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Slovenia, Ljubljana, Funeral Accounts, 1937-1970.

Collection Contents[edit | edit source]

Slovenia Funeral Accountancy records usually contain the following information:

What Can These Records Tell Me?[edit | edit source]

  • Name
  • Death date
  • Death place
  • Burial date
  • Burial place
  • Burial cost
  • Birth date
  • Birth place

How Do I Search the Collection?[edit | edit source]

Searching The Collection[edit | edit source]

To search the collection, you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page
⇒Select the "Record Type" category
⇒Select the "Year" category
⇒Select the "Certificate Number" category, which takes you to the images

Search the collection by image, comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination.

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 and age, and family relationships. Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name as your ancestor and that your ancestor may have used nicknames or different names at different times.

To begin your search, it is helpful to know the following:

  • The name of the person at the time of death.
  • The approximate death date.

Compare the information in the records to what you already know about your ancestor to locate your ancestor's record. You may need to compare the information of more than one person to make this determination.

What Do I Do Next?[edit | edit source]

When you have located your ancestor’s record, carefully evaluate each piece of information given. These pieces of information may give you new biographical details that can lead you to other records about your ancestors. Add this new information to your records of each family. For example:

  • Use the birth information to find or verify their birth records and parents' names.
  • Use the residence and names of the parents (if the deceased is a child) to locate other records such as civil registrations and church records.
  • Search the records to identify children, siblings, parents, and other relatives of the deceased who may have died or been buried in the same place or nearby. This can help you identify other generations of your family or even the second marriage of a parent. Repeat this process for each new generation you identify.

If you are unable to find the ancestors you are looking for, check for variant spellings of the surnames.

Keep in mind:

  • The information in these records is usually reliable, but depends upon the reliability of the informant.
  • Earlier records may not contain as much information as the records created after the late 1800s.
  • There is also some variation in the information given from one record to another record.

Citing this Collection[edit | edit source]

Citing your sources makes it easy for others to find and evaluate the records you used. When you copy information from a record, list where you found that information. Here you can find citations already created for the entire collection and for each individual record or image.  

Collection citation:

Collection Citation:
The citation for this collection can be found on the Collection Details Page in the section Citing this Collection.


Image Citation:
This template has been deprecated and is no longer used.

When looking at an image, the citation is found on the Information tab at the bottom left of the screen. You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Slovenia, Ljubljana, Funeral Accounts 1937-1970.


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