How did house numbers work in the Czech lands?
An excellent resource for those just getting started in Czech genealogy is the Czech Genealogy for Beginners blog.
Here is a post everybody should read from the site. It answers the following questions about house numbers:
- When did house numbering begin and why?
- How were house numbers first given?
- How did the systems change over time?
- How frequent were house renumberings and how did that work?
- How can I know which house number I'm looking at?