Documents for the Hock Family of Bavaria

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Latin Numeric Abbreviations

These documents are written in Latin. Most contain numeric abbreviations, such as "8va" for "8th" ("eighth"). To help determine how to read these, here are the numeric abbreviations that appear:

Handwritten Sample # in Latin Latin # in English English Word Sample Document
2nd 2da secunda 2nd second Catharina and Johannes Hock baptism
8th 8va octava 8th eighth Andreas Hock baptism
10th Xmo decimo 10th tenth Dolz death 1772
17th 17tima decima septima 17th seventeenth Anton Hock baptism
19th 19na decima nona 19th nineteenth Franz Hock baptism
21st 21ma vicesima prima 21st twenty-first Hock-Meurer marriage
24th 24th twenty-fourth Claudius Hock baptism