Witkowo is a town north east of Poznan. My interest is in Witkowo is the presence of the Johan Lorenz and Anna Catherine Remus family.

The town has a fine Catholic Church shown here from a southern view and also looking in on a wedding:

The church is set in the midst of a large market plaza.

To the side of the plaza is another smaller plaza, mostly likely the location of the old Lutheran Church:

Here are the Evangelical churchbooks available at the Family History Library:

Taufen, Heiraten, Tote 1817-1828 -  FHL INTL Film [ 764473 ]
Taufen, Heiraten, Tote 1829-1836
 -  FHL INTL Film [ 764474 ]
Taufen, Heiraten, Tote 1837-1846
 -  FHL INTL Film [ 764475 ]
Taufen, Heiraten, Tote 1847-1854
 -  FHL INTL Film [ 764476 ]
Taufen, Heiraten, Tote 1855-1865
 -  FHL INTL Film [ 764477 ]


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July 30, 2008