Mogelsberg Parish, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland Genealogy

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Guide to Mogelsberg 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 Mogelsberg[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 Mogelsberg:

Evangelical Reformed[edit | edit source]

Baptisms (1691-1782), marriages (1691-1781), and burials (1691-1781)
Baptisms (1782-1840)
Baptisms (1840-1876) and confirmations (1840-1875)
Baptisms (1876-1973) -- unavailable online

Confirmations (1877-1972) -- unavailable online

Marriages (1782-1840), confirmations (1807-1839), and burials (1782-1840)
Marriages (1840-1871) and burials (1840-1875)
Marriages (1872-1964) -- unavailable online

Burials (1876-1973)

Family book (1805-1834)
Family book volume 1 (1780-1890)
Family book volume 2 (1770-1885)
Family book volume 3 (1826-1886)
Family book (1830-1907)
Family book (1853-1933) -- unavailable online

Catholic[edit | edit source]

Baptisms (1658-1765), confirmations (1657-1755), marriages (1658-1762), and burials (1662-1761)
Baptisms (1761-1841), confirmations (1766-1872), marriages (1761-1841), and burials (1761-1841)
Baptisms (1842-1957) -- unavailable online
Marriages (1842-1935) -- unavailable online
Burials (1842-1971)

Family book (1808-1883)

Genealogies[edit | edit source]

(see here for article describing Swiss compiled genealogies)

The following genealogies have been researched for Mogelsberg families:

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

Surnames[edit | edit source]

The following surnames held citizenship in Mogelsberg 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