Bischwiller, Bas-Rhin, France

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Bischwiller (German: Bischweiler) is a commune in the canton of Bischwiller in the department of Bas-Rhin.

The Counts of Palatinate-Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld bought Bischwiller in 1524 and it remained in their possession until the French Revolution.

From 1871-1919 Bischweiler was in Kreis Hagenau, Bezirk Unter=Elsaß, Deutsches Reich (Germany).

In 1919 Bischwiller was returned to France.


ARCHIVES
Les Archives départementales du Bas-Rhin is located at (sont situées au):

6 rue Philippe Dollinger 67100 Strasbourg

The new site can be accessed at this web address that has a search engine: Bas-Rhin Archives

CHURCH RECORDS

Church records may be accessed through this portal at the Bas-Rhin Archives.

CIVIL REGISTERS

Civil records may be accessed through this portal at the Bas-Rhin Archives.

CENSUS RECORDS

Census records may be accessed at the following portal at the Bas-Rhin Archives.

  • 1819 population 4698