Place:Schwarzenburg, Bern, Switzerland

TypeInhabited place
Coordinates46.817°N 7.35°E
Located inBern, Switzerland
See alsoWahlern, Bern, SwitzerlandSchwarzenburg is the district and the chief settlement within the municipality of Wahlern
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog
source: Family History Library Catalog

Schwarzenburg is an inhabited place.

Research Tips

Warning! If researching "Schwarzenburg," always check out "Wahlern" and vice versa. Wahlern is the name of the municipality, and it's the name under which church records are found. But Schwarzenburg, besides being the name of the district (bezirk), is also the name of the chief settlement in Wahlern. And according to Wikipedia:Schwarzenburg, mail to Wahlern is addressed to one of two postal codes, neither of which is called "Wahlern." Just check both names to be safe! --Hh219 17:04, 24 April 2007 (MDT)