Switzerland, Schaffhausen, Stein am Rhein, Church Records and other Miscellaneous City Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)Edit This Page

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Record Description

The colection consists of church records and a few other miscellaneous city records from Stein am Rhein, Schaffhausen, Switzerland. It also includes church records for the neighboring village of Burg.

Citation for This Collection

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Bern Canton Archives. Civil Registration, 1792-1876. Stadtarchiv, Stein am Rhein, Switzerland.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record Content

Key genealogical facts found in this collection may include the following information:

Christening Records

  • Full name of child
  • Date and place of birth
  • Names of parents

Marriage Records

  • Name of bride and groom
  • Names of parents of bride and groom
  • Date and place of marriage
  • Names of witnesses

Death Records

  • Full name of deceased
  • Date and place of death
  • Cause of death

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Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

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Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection

Example for an Indexed Collection:

“Delaware Marriage Records,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 4 March 2011), William Anderson and Elizabeth Baynard Henry, 1890; citing Delaware, State Marriage Records, no. 859, Delaware Bureau of Archives and Records Management, Dover.

Example for a Browsed Collection:

“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 28 February, 2012), La Plata > San Ponciano > Matrimonios 1884-1886 > image 71 of 389 images, Artemio Avendano and Clemtina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata.




 

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