Handy guide to Swiss genealogical records

  • 92 Pages
  • 4.42 MB
  • English
Everton Publishers , Logan, Utah (P.O. Box 368, Logan 84321)
Swiss Americans -- Genealogy -- Handbooks, manuals, etc., Switzerland -- Genealogy -- Handbooks, manuals,



Statementby Jared H. Suess.
LC ClassificationsCS983 .S93
The Physical Object
Pagination92 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3804678M
LC Control Number81109829

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5/5(2). Handy Guide to Swiss Genealogical Research. Logan, VT: Everton, /Gc Su24h/ Contains an important guide to the Julius Billeter papers in the Family History Library, a voluminous source of compiled Swiss genealogies derived from vital records that are not otherwise available in America.

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Tags (0) Lists (0) Comments (0) Handy guide to Swiss genealogical records / by Jared H. Suess. Author. Suess, Jared H. Published. Switzerland Online Genealogy Records This chart shows links to countrywide collections. To find links to collections for lower jurisdictions (such as a county, town, or parish), go to Locating Online Databases.and can be searched free of charge at your local family history center or the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Finding Swiss Records. Once you've found the names of ancestors first arriving in America, it's time to extend your family history search across the Atlantic to Switzerland itself.

Again, there are many valuable Swiss records available online, making it possible to research without traveling overseas. The Swiss Surname Book lists the family names of all Swiss citizens existing insorted by county and village, indicating since when this citizenship exists. It is the first book to consult when you "suspect" you have Swiss ancestors; even if you are sure you know where your ancestors came from, it's a good idea to check here, so that your.

This landing page is a guide to Swiss ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history. Finding Your Ancestors' Town in Switzerland [edit | edit source].

Genealogical records are organized by geographical locality. Civil registration (government birth, marriage, and death records) and church records (christenings/baptisms, marriages, and burials) were kept at the local level.; If you do not know your ancestors' town, follow the advice in the Wiki article Switzerland Finding Town.

The Swiss Society of Genealogical Studies (SSGS) continues to be our most important resource in helping you search for your Swiss roots. The SSGS website offers information for your research and has links to research tools and topics, and links to regional genealogical and heraldic groups in Switzerland.

Most importantly, SSGS offers a list of members who know how and where to do the research. The information on this page concentrates on how to locate family history related records and information in Switzerland.

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Collections. Data Collections. Church Book Extracts, (in French) Swiss Overseas Emigration, (in German)Switzerland, Jewish Arrivals. Online resources continue to grow and make genealogy records and how-to guides more accessible to researchers, but sometimes long-form books are exactly what the genealogist in your family needs to jump-start their research or overcome research problems.

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A family Outline report is a list of the descendants of a particular ancestor. The first numbered line contains the name (and sometimes the years for birth and death) of the primary ancestor.

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München: Ackermann, (Family History Library Ref B5az; microfilm ). OMII Genealogy Project and Kidron Heritage Center. Information about a Swiss Mennonite and German Amish genealogy project, and access to three databases containing information about more.

Bremen Passenger Lists, – While most of the Bremen, Germany passenger departure records were destroyed—either by German officials or during WWII—2, passenger lists for the years – have survived. The Bremen Society for Genealogical Investigation, DIE MAUS, has put transcriptions of these surviving Bremen passenger records online.

Common genealogy terms, including record types, events, dates, and relationships are listed here, along with Latin words with similar meanings (i.e., words commonly used to indicate marriage, including marry, marriage, wedding, wedlock and unite).

Everton's Handybook for Genealogists, a complete revision and update of the all time best selling, highly acclaimed reference work for family history researchers, will be published in early December, For the first time, the book will be offered with an optional, searchable, CDRom format, the Handybook is an atlas, history book, address book and a highly comprehensive guide to family.

General FamilySearch Genealogy Records - Germany (requires free registration; to view some of the images you must be at an LDS Family History Center or a FamilySearch affiliated library). Includes some German baptism, marriage, and death indexes, and other items. FamilySearch also has some digitized microfilm of German genealogy records.

Senekovic. Handy Guide to Austrian Genealogical Records. --covers present day Austria (out of print) (find in a library) "Austria" in The Library pp. (out of print, but available in the CD Ancestry Reference Library) CD Rom Map Collection for Austria Hungary Historical Atlas of Central Europe.

Seuss. Handy Guide to Hungarian Genealogical Records. (out of print) (find in a library) Brandt. Contents and addresses of Hungarian archives: with supplementary material for research on German ancestors from Hungary, (find in a library) Part I describes the Hungarian Archives and relevant records available in the Family History Library.

Search Europe Switzerland Bern Bern. Welcome to our Bern family history research page. Here you'll find record collections, history, and genealogy resources to help you trace your Bern ancestors.An individual or family may hold the records of such a business or organization, and this material, too, may be significant.

In addition to papers and records, some repositories (or their affiliated museums or libraries) also collect artifacts, art, books, maps, and music. Donating Personal or Family Records to a .Cyndi’s List: highly respected directory of free genealogy resources and databases online. Library and Archives Canada: official archives of Canada, census records and more Ellis Island: immigration records, free indexes and original records, fee to download copies.

FreeReg: baptism, marriage, and burial records from parish registers of the UK.