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*Read ''History of the Jews in Switzerland'', an article on Wikipedia.org, by clicking [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Jews_in_Switzerland here].
 
*Read ''History of the Jews in Switzerland'', an article on Wikipedia.org, by clicking [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Jews_in_Switzerland here].
  
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Civil registration in Switzerland started as early as 1799, depending on canton. For more information, click [[Switzerland Civil Registration|here]].
  
 
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*Get ideas and help with Swiss Genealogy [https://www.facebook.com/SwitzerlandGenealogy here].
 
*Get ideas and help with Swiss Genealogy [https://www.facebook.com/SwitzerlandGenealogy here].
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Map of Switzerland

  • To view Switzerland at Google Maps, click here.
  • For a Jewish population density map of Europe in 1900, click here.

Jewish History in Switzerland

  • Read History of the Jews in Switzerland, an article on Wikipedia.org, by clicking here.

JewishGen.org Family Finder

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Ashkenazi Amsterdam in the Eighteenth Century "Research of the family origins and heritage of Dutch Jewry (A.R.)"

Switzerland Civil Registration

Civil registration in Switzerland started as early as 1799, depending on canton. For more information, click here.

Genealogical Periodicals

  • A helpful periodical regarding Jews in Switzerland is Maajan-Die Quelle which can be seen at the Family History Library.
     
    Maajan-Die Quelle, Zeitschrift fuer Jüdische Familienforschung.
    Organ der Schweizerischen Vereinigung für Jüdische Genealogie und der Hamburger Gesellschaft für Jüdische Genealogie E.V.
    Periodical 1987-present.
     
    The call number at the Family History Library is 949.4D25m and their website is Schweizerische Vereinigung für Jüdische Genealogie.

Facebook Research Community

  • Get ideas and help with Swiss Genealogy here.