Eichberg Parish, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland Genealogy

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Guide to Eichberg Parish, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

Geography[edit | edit source]

History[edit | edit source]

Place Names[edit | edit source]

Locations within Eichberg[edit | edit source]

Surrounding Parishes[edit | edit source]

Collections[edit | edit source]

Church Records[edit | edit source]

The following church records are available from the State Archive of Sankt Gallen for Eichberg:

Evangelical Reformed[edit | edit source]

The Reformed parish of Eichberg was established in 1713. Before 1713, parishioners belonged to the parish of Altstätten.

Baptisms (1713-1808), marriages (1721-1808), and burials (1713-1808)
Baptisms (1809-1873), confirmations (1809-1873, marriages (1809-1873), and burials (1809-1873)
Baptisms (1874-1973) and confirmations (1874-1973) -- unavailable online
Marriages (1874-1973) and burials (1874-1973) -- unavailable online

Family book (1713-1780)
Family book (1781-1808)
Family book (1809-1830)
Family book (1781-1911)
Family book (1912-1952) -- unavailable online
Family book, non-citizen residents 1 (1831-1893)
Family book, non-citizen residents 2 (1905-1947) -- unavailable online

Genealogies[edit | edit source]

(see here for article describing Swiss compiled genealogies)

The following genealogies have been researched for Eichberg families:

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

Surnames[edit | edit source]

The following surnames held citizenship in Eichberg prior to 1875:

Related Sources[edit | edit source]

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

Societies and Libraries[edit | edit source]

Cantonal Archive of Sankt Gallen

References[edit | edit source]

Register of Swiss Surnames

Historical Gazetteer of Switzerland