Bernisch Messen, Bern, Switzerland
Guide to Bernisch Messen parish, Bern, Switzerland ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
The civil parish of Bernisch Messen is part of the church parish of Messen in Canton Solothurn.
Locations within Messen - Bernisch Messen
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|Oberwil bei Büren||Aetingen|
|Messen - Bernisch Messen|
(see here for an article describing the Bern Church records)
Bernisch Messen is and always was part of the church parish of Messen. The baptismal records of the Bernish part of the parish of Messen were copied from 1810 and are kept in the Bern Cantonal Archive. The marriage and burial records for those living in Bernisch Messen are found in the Messen church records.
The parish registers for Bernisch Messen were recorded in the following volumes, as numbered by the Cantonal Archive of Bern:
|Volume||Description||Time period||Link to records||Index||Film|
|K3||Taufrodel auswärts Getaufte||1800-1862||here|
|K4||Taufrodel auswärts Getaufte||1861-1875||here|
(see here for article describing Swiss compiled genealogies)
The following genealogies have been researched for Bernisch Messen families:
The following surnames held citizenship in Bernisch Messen prior to 1875:
The town's website (in German) can be found here.