Wigoltingen, Thurgau, Switzerland Genealogy

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Wigoltingen is a civil parish in Canton Thurgau, made up of the towns of Bonau, Engwang, Illhart, and Wigoltingen. Catholics in Wigoltingen belonged to the parish of Müllheim; Protestants in Wigoltingen belonged to the parish of Wigoltingen. For records, see the entries for these parishes.

History[edit | edit source]

Place Names[edit | edit source]

Locations within Wigoltingen[edit | edit source]

Genealogies[edit | edit source]

(see here for article describing Swiss compiled genealogies)

The following genealogies have been researched for Wigoltingen families:

Census Records[edit | edit source]

Census Year FHL Film number Item number Beginning page
1634 1185140 2 261
1637 1185142 2 225
1640 1185144 1 477
1640 1185144 2 45
1643 1185147 1 323
1646 1185148 2 627
1649 1185150 1 1
1671 1185155 2 173
1678 1185156 2 545
1683 1185156 2 59
1689 1185163 1 381
1702 1185172 2 715
1702 1185172 2 787
1709 1185172 2 903
1720-1721 1185177 1 717
1749 1185177 1 765
1763 1185177 1 815

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

Surnames[edit | edit source]

The following surnames held citizenship in Wigoltingen 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