Pfyn, Thurgau, Switzerland Genealogy

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Pfyn is a civil parish in Canton Thurgau, and is comprised of three towns: Dettighofen, Pfyn, and Weiningen.

  • Catholics in the towns of Dettighofen and Pfyn belonged to the parish of Pfyn.
  • Catholics in the town of Weiningen belonged to the parish of Warth.

Protestants in the civil parish of Pfyn belonged to the parish of Pfyn.
For records, see the entries for these parishes.

History[edit | edit source]

Place Names[edit | edit source]

Locations within Pfyn[edit | edit source]

Genealogies[edit | edit source]

(see here for article describing Swiss compiled genealogies)

The following genealogies have been researched for Pfyn families:

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

Surnames[edit | edit source]

The following surnames held citizenship in Pfyn prior to 1875:

Related Sources[edit | edit source]

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

Societies and Libraries[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

Register of Swiss Surnames

Historical Gazetteer of Switzerland