Osterfingen parish, Schaffhausen, Switzerland Genealogy

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Guide to Osterfingen parish, Schaffhausen, 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 Osterfingen[edit | edit source]

Surrounding Parishes[edit | edit source]

Collections[edit | edit source]

Church Records[edit | edit source]

The parish records for Canton Schaffhausen are found online from the Cantonal Archive of Schaffhausen. They can be accessed here.

Census Records[edit | edit source]

(see here for article describing the Zürich census records)

The following censuses are available for Osterfingen:

Genealogies[edit | edit source]

(see here for article describing Swiss compiled genealogies)

The following genealogies have been researched for Osterfingen families:

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

Surnames[edit | edit source]

The following surnames held citizenship in Osterfingen 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 Schaffhausen

References[edit | edit source]

Register of Swiss Surnames

Historical Gazetteer of Switzerland