Krummenau Parish, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland Genealogy

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search


Guide to Krummenau 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 Krummenau[edit | edit source]

Surrounding Parishes[edit | edit source]

Collections[edit | edit source]

Church Records[edit | edit source]

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

Evangelical Reformed[edit | edit source]

Baptisms (1586-1727), marriages (1586-1715), and burials (1586-1727)
Baptisms (1728-1817), marriages (1728-1817), and burials (1728-1817)
Baptisms (1817-1856), confirmations (1818-1876), marriages (1818-1885), and burials (1817-1886)
Baptisms (1817-1859), marriages (1817-1859), and burials (1817-1859)
Baptisms (1880-1974), confirmations (1880-1974), marriages (1881-1973), and burials (1880-1974) -- unavailable online

A Family book was compiled for Krummenau in 1850, but is not available online.

Catholic: Krummenau[edit | edit source]

Baptisms (1665-1765), marriages (1650-1765), and burials (1692-1765)
Baptisms (1766-1806), marriages (1767-1806), and burials (1766-1806)
After 1806, see Neu Sankt Johann
Family book (1769-1833)

Catholic: Neu Sankt Johann[edit | edit source]

Baptisms (1609-1765), marriages (1658-1765), and burials (1692-1765)
Baptisms (1766-1806), marriages (1766-1806), and burials (1766-1806)
Baptisms (1806-1844), marriages (1807-1844), and burials (1806-1844)
Baptisms (1842-1973) -- unavailable online
Marriages (1842-1950) -- unavailable online
Burials (1842-1973)


Citizen family register (1861-1873)
Citizen family register index (1842-1880)

Rosenkranzbruderschaft und Reliquienbuch (1696-)
Reliquienbuch (1700-)
Reliquienbuch (1773-)

Genealogies[edit | edit source]

(see here for article describing Swiss compiled genealogies)

The following genealogies have been researched for Krummenau families:

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

Surnames[edit | edit source]

The following surnames held citizenship in Krummenau 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