Wäldi, Thurgau, Switzerland Genealogy

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Wäldi is a civil parish in Canton Thurgau, comprised of the towns of Engwilen, Lipperswil, Sonterswil, and Wäldi.

  • Catholics in Engwilen belonged to the parish of Kreuzlingen; Protestants in Engwilen belonged to the parish of Lipperswil.
  • Catholics in Lipperswil belonged to the parish of Müllheim; Protestants in Lipperswil belonged to the parish of Lipperswil.
  • Catholics in Sonterswil belonged to the parish of Ermatingen; Protestants in Sonterswil belonged to the parish of Ermatingen.
  • Catholics in Wäldi belonged to the parish of Ermatingen; Protestants in Wäldi belonged to the parish of Wäldi.

For records, see the entries for these parishes.

History[edit | edit source]

Place Names[edit | edit source]

Locations within Wäldi[edit | edit source]

Genealogies[edit | edit source]

(see here for article describing Swiss compiled genealogies)

The following genealogies have been researched for Wäldi families:

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

Surnames[edit | edit source]

The following surnames held citizenship in Wäldi 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