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Luterbach Parish, Solothurn, Switzerland Genealogy

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Guide to Luterbach parish, Solothurn, Switzerland ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

Geography[edit | edit source]

History[edit | edit source]

A Catholic parish church was located in Luterbach. The parish covers less than 2 square miles and had a total population of less than 450 people in 1850. After the reformation in the 1500's it formed a parish with Zuchwil. It became an independent parish in 1724. In 1787 the first church was constructed, before this time they had a chapel.

Place Names[edit | edit source]

Municipalities within Luterbach[edit | edit source]

Gemeinden or Municipalities
Luterbach

Surrounding Parishes[edit | edit source]

Collections[edit | edit source]

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Guide to Luterbach online Kirchenbuch.

film item Time period Description Online Record
1600455 4 1721-1835 Baptism, marriages, deaths, Confirmations here

Civil Registration

film item Time period Description Online Record
1688195 2 1836-1855 Birth, Death, Marriage here
1688195 3 1856-1875 Birth, Death, Marriage here
Miscellaneous[edit | edit source]

Genealogies[edit | edit source]

(see here for article describing Swiss compiled genealogies)

The following genealogies have been researched for Luterbach families:

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

Surnames[edit | edit source]

The following surnames held citizenship in Luterbach 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