Höngg parish, Zürich, Switzerland Genealogy

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Guide to Höngg parish, Zürich, Switzerland ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

Geography

Höngg included most of the civil parish of Oberengstringen.

History

In 1934, Höngg was annexed by the city of Zürich.

Place Names

Locations within Höngg

Surrounding Parishes

Affoltern bei Zürich
Altstetten
Aussersihl (Sankt Peter)
Regensdorf
Schlieren
Weiningen
Wipkingen

Collections

Church Records

Census Records

(see here for article describing the Zürich census records)

Genealogies

(see here for article describing Swiss compiled genealogies)

The following genealogies have been researched for Höngg families:

Civil Registration

Surnames

The following surnames held citizenship in Höngg prior to 1875:

Related Sources

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

Societies and Libraries

Cantonal Archive of Zürich

References

Register of Swiss Surnames

Historical Gazetteer of Switzerland