Switzerland, Census - FamilySearch Historical Records

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Switzerland
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Location of Switzerland
Record Description
Record Type Census
Language: German, French
Title in the Language: Schweiz, Freiburg, Volkszählung; Suisse, Fribourg, Recensement
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