Understanding German Dates

By S. Chris Anderson and Ernest Thode Premium

 English  German  Old-Style Abbreviation  New-Style Abbreviation
 January  Januar  I  
 February  Februar  II  
 March  März  III  
 April  April  IV  
May Mai V
June Juni VI
July Juli VII
August August VIII
September September 7ber, VIIber IX
October Oktober 8ber, VIIIber X
November November 9ber, IXber XI
December Dezember 10ber, Xber XII

From the September 2012 Family Tree Magazine