Neumünster parish, Zürich, Switzerland Genealogy

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


Geography

History

Neumünster was created in 1834 as an independent Protestant church parish from the church parish of Grossmünster. The three civil parishes of Hirslanden, Hottingen, and Riesbach established the church parish together. It replaced the filial Kreuzgemeinde church that had served the three civil parishes.

Place Names

Locations within Neumünster

Surrounding Parishes

Dübendorf
Kilchberg
Predigern
Sankt Peter
Witikon
Wollishofen
Zollikon
Zürich

Collections

Church Records

Census Records

(see here for article describing the Zürich census records)

The census records for Neumünster are found under the parish of Grossmünster.

Genealogies

(see here for article describing Swiss compiled genealogies)

The following genealogies have been researched for Neumünster families:

Civil Registration

Surnames

The following surnames held citizenship in Neumünster 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