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== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
 
== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
  
Suisse, Fribourg, Recensement, 1834 (French) <br> Schweiz, Freiburg, Volkszählung, 1834 (German)  
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Suisse, Fribourg, Recensement, 1834 (French) <br>Schweiz, Freiburg, Volkszählung, 1834 (German)  
  
 
== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
  
1834 census for the Canton of Fribourg, Switzerland. For each individual recorded the details include name, birthplace, age, marital status, and occupation. If the individual is absent, their current residence is given. The original records are located in the Archives de l'Etat de Fribourg, Switzerland.  
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This collection contains records from the 1834 census conducted in Canto of Fribourg, Switzerland. Records may contain the name, birthplace, age, martial status, and occupation of listed individuals.  
  
=== Citation for This Collection  ===
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The original records are located in the Archives de l'Etat de Fribourg, Switzerland. They are written in French and German. For help reading these records, see the section [[#For_Help_Reading_these_Records|For Help Reading these Records]].
  
The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Record collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.
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== Record Content and Use  ==
  
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'''Census records''' generally include the following information:
  
== Record Content and Use  ==
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*Head of household
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*Full name of each household member
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*Occupation
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*Residence
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*Marriage status
  
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''''To search by index:'''<br> Fill in the requested information in the boxes on the initial search page. This search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information about the individuals in the list to what you already know about your ancestors to determine if this is the correct family or person. You may need to compare several individuals to make this determination. It is always a good idea to look at the image of the actual record to verify information.
  
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*There may be more than one person in the records with the same name.
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*Your ancestor may have used different names, or variations of their name, throughout their life.
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*If your ancestor used an alias or a nickname, be sure to check for those alternate names.
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=== For Help Reading These Records  ===
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These records are in French and German. For help with reading the records see the following wiki articles:<br>  
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*[[Switzerland Language and Languages]]
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*[[German Word List]]
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*[[French Wordlist]]
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*[https://script.byu.edu/Pages/German/en/intro.aspx German Script Tutorial]
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=== Using the Information  ===
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When you have located your ancestor’s record, carefully evaluate each piece of information given. Save a copy of the image or transcribe the information. These pieces of information may give you new biographical details. Add this new information to your records of each family.
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You should also look for leads to other records about your ancestors. This would include such information as a place of birth that could give clues about the family's former residence. Use this information to search records in that area at the time the family would have been there.
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== Related Research Sources  ==
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==== FamilySearch Historical Records  ====
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*[[Switzerland, Fribourg, Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Switzerland, Fribourg, Census, 1811 (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Switzerland, Fribourg, Census, 1818 (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Switzerland, Fribourg, Census, 1831 (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Switzerland, Fribourg, Census, 1836 (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Switzerland, Fribourg, Census, 1839 (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Switzerland, Fribourg, Census, 1842 (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Switzerland, Fribourg, Census, 1845 (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Switzerland, Fribourg, Census, 1850 (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Switzerland, Fribourg, Census, 1860 (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Switzerland, Fribourg, Census, 1870 (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Switzerland, Fribourg, Census, 1880 (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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==== Websites  ====
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*[http://www.hls-dhs-dss.ch/famn/index.php?lg=e Register of Swiss Surnames]
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*[[Switzerland Historic Maps]]
  
For information on the content and use of these records see the wiki article [[Switzerland, Fribourg, Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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==== Wiki Articles  ====
  
== Related Websites ==
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*[[Switzerland Websites]]
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*[[Switzerland Genealogy|Switzerland]]
  
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== Known Issues with This Collection  ==
  
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
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For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached [https://familysearch.org/ask/salesforce/viewArticle?urlname=Switzerland-Fribourg-Census-1834-known-issues&lang=en article]. If you encounter additional problems, please email them to [mailto:support@familysearch.org support@familysearch.org]. Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.
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== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections ==
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'''Collection Citation''':<br>
  
A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].
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{{Collection citation| text =“Switzerland, Fribourg, Census, 1834.” Index. ''FamilySearch''. http://FamilySearch.org: accessed 2016. Citing Archives de l'Etat de Fribourg, Switzerland [Fribourg State Archives, Switzerland].}} <br> '''Record Citation''' (or citation for the index entry):<br> {{Record Citation Link
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Latest revision as of 02:24, 6 January 2016

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Contents

Title in the Language of the Record

Suisse, Fribourg, Recensement, 1834 (French)
Schweiz, Freiburg, Volkszählung, 1834 (German)

Record Description

This collection contains records from the 1834 census conducted in Canto of Fribourg, Switzerland. Records may contain the name, birthplace, age, martial status, and occupation of listed individuals.

The original records are located in the Archives de l'Etat de Fribourg, Switzerland. They are written in French and German. For help reading these records, see the section For Help Reading these Records.

Record Content and Use

Census records generally include the following information:

  • Head of household
  • Full name of each household member
  • Place of origin (emigrants)
  • Age
  • Occupation
  • Residence
  • Marriage status

'To search by index:
Fill in the requested information in the boxes on the initial search page. This search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information about the individuals in the list to what you already know about your ancestors to determine if this is the correct family or person. You may need to compare several individuals to make this determination. It is always a good idea to look at the image of the actual record to verify information.

Keep in mind:

  • There may be more than one person in the records with the same name.
  • Your ancestor may have used different names, or variations of their name, throughout their life.
  • If your ancestor used an alias or a nickname, be sure to check for those alternate names.

For Help Reading These Records

These records are in French and German. For help with reading the records see the following wiki articles:

Using the Information

When you have located your ancestor’s record, carefully evaluate each piece of information given. Save a copy of the image or transcribe the information. These pieces of information may give you new biographical details. Add this new information to your records of each family.

You should also look for leads to other records about your ancestors. This would include such information as a place of birth that could give clues about the family's former residence. Use this information to search records in that area at the time the family would have been there.

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Don't overlook FHL Place Switzerland, Fribourg items or FHL Keyword Switzerland, Fribourg items in the FamilySearch Library Catalog. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see Switzerland Archives and Libraries.

Related Research Sources

FamilySearch Historical Records

Websites

Wiki Articles

Known Issues with This Collection

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See a list of known issues, workarounds, tips, restrictions, future fixes, news and other helpful information.

For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached article. If you encounter additional problems, please email them to support@familysearch.org. Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.

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Please follow these guidelines as you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide.


Citations for This Collection

Citing your sources makes it easy for others to find and evaluate the records you used. When you copy information from a record, list where you found that information. Here you can find citations already created for the entire collection and for each individual record or image.  

Collection Citation:

“Switzerland, Fribourg, Census, 1834.” Index. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org: accessed 2016. Citing Archives de l'Etat de Fribourg, Switzerland [Fribourg State Archives, Switzerland].
Record Citation (or citation for the index entry):
The citation for a record is available with each record in this collection, at the bottom of the record screen. You can search records in this collection by visiting the search page for Switzerland, Fribourg, Census, 1834.
Image Citation:
The citation for an image is available on each image in this collection by clicking Show Citation at the bottom left of the image screen. You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Switzerland, Fribourg, Census, 1834.

 

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