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Dorf belonged to the church parish of Andelfingen until 1699, when it became an independent Protestant parish.

Place Names

Locations within Dorf

Surrounding Parishes

Buch am Irchel


Church Records

Census Records

(see here for article describing the Zürich census records)

Dorf became an independent parish in 1699; however, the census records for Dorf were kept separately beginning in 1671. For census prior to 1670, see Andelfingen.

The following censuses are available for Dorf:

Census Year FHL Film number item number beginning page
1671 1185154 1 209
1679 1185157 1 891
1683 1185159 3 395
1689 1185162 1 677
1697 1185168 2 1067
1702 1185168 2 1087
1707 1185170 1 573
1725 1185174 1 325
1750 1185174 1 337
1759 1185174 1 367


(see here for article describing Swiss compiled genealogies)

The following genealogies have been researched for Dorf families:

Civil Registration


The following surnames held citizenship in Dorf prior to 1875:

Related Sources

The town's website (in German) can be found here.

Societies and Libraries

Cantonal Archive of Zürich


Register of Swiss Surnames

Historical Gazetteer of Switzerland


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