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Genealogy in Switzerland.
This Switzerland genealogy group is dedicated to helping people with researching their Swiss ancestry, offering a genealogy chatroom, Switzerland genealogy links and a Switzerland genealogy message forum.
Latest Activity: Feb 5
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Looking for information on a Mary Weiner born abt 1825 in Switzerland. Came to US in approx. 1848 but not confirmed. I can trace her forward but not back. Last name may be Montveiner or something of those lines. Had a sister that came to US with…Continue
Looking for records on my Great Great Great Grandfather Micheal (Mikel) Baptiste Simon born 28 Sep 1798 in Bern, Switzerland. He married a Marie Magdalena Aufdermaur who was born 1 Apr 1795 in Bern, Switzerland. They came to the US supposedly…Continue
John Peter Purry; “a Swiss gentleman”, enamored of South Carolina gave glowing accounts of the country in a pamphlet which was freely distributed throughout Switzerland, Holland, North Germany and the Provinces of the Rhine. This induced a great…Continue
John ABERLY (1720-abt.1766) + Anne ? (believe she is sister of Felix LONG born Felix LANG). (Aberly also appears as OBERLY) George DRAXLER (?My 5th Great Grandfather?) shows up on the will as one of the three executors. George TRAXLER was married to…Continue
The following lines are all within the area originally known as Berkely County in South Carolina but now Orangeburg and Dorcherster Counties.ABERLY - variously listed as ABERLY, OBERLY, AEBERLJ (according to Ancestry.com, OBERLY is a variant of…Continue