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From: "Wolf Seelentag" <>
Subject: Re: [SWITZERLAND] Abraham Ruff
Date: Sat, 10 Apr 2010 08:53:43 +0200
in your case I would recommend you contact the Zuerich State Archives and
ask them to check the Schulthess Marriage Register
(which has been extended to 1875 by now) for the wedding of the parents:
there is a fair chance they had their son baptised in the same church.
Good luck - Wolf
> -----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
> Von: Jenny Carter
> Gesendet: Samstag, 10. April 2010 00:58
> I need help in finding which church my Abraham Ruff was
> christened in. According to the family bible he was born 25
> dec 1812 in Zuruch. He married in Brighton, Victoria.
> Australia and the marriage certificate give his parents as
> Abraham Ruff Candle Maker and Ann Baukar.
> Cheers from a cool morning in Melbourne
> :)X :)X :)X :)X :)X