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Matzingen, Thurgau, Switzerland Genealogy


Matzingen is a civil parish in Canton Thurgau. Catholics in Matzingen belonged to the parish of Wängi; Protestants in Matzingen belonged to the parish of Matzingen. For records, see the entries for these parishes.

History

Place Names

Locations within Matzingen

Genealogies

(see here for article describing Swiss compiled genealogies)

The following genealogies have been researched for Matzingen families:

Census Records

Census Year FHL Film number Item number Beginning page
1634 1185140 2 235
1637 1185142 2 197
1640 1185144 1 281
1646 1185148 2 547
1652 1185150 3 1231
1671 1185155 2 17
1678 1185157 2 553
1683 1185161 1 179
1689 1185163 1 251
1695 1185165 2 347
1709 1185170 2 539
1732 1185177 1 549

Civil Registration

Surnames

The following surnames held citizenship in Matzingen prior to 1875:

Related Sources

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

Societies and Libraries

References

Register of Swiss Surnames

Historical Gazetteer of Switzerland