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Re: trrying to find any SCHAER from Burn switzerland

Deb (View posts)
Posted: 18 Feb 2003 8:34PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Schaer, Kunz
Holly, this is a long time after your posting, but just want to share some info with you.

My dear paternal grandmother's maiden name was Schaer, and she immigrated from Switzerland in 1921. She was from the canton (state) of Aargau, which borders the canton of Bern. Because her parents died when she was very young and she was separated from her older siblings, I have also tried to find her family there, so far, without much luck. She was raised by her mother's brother, whose last name was Kunz.

I have been to Switzerland twice in recent years, and unfortunately, the name "Schaer" is about as common in the Bern and Oberaargau regions as "Jones" is here, so you may be looking for a needle in a haystack. Maybe by now, you have found what you were looking for. :-)
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Holly Schaer- Baum 26 Mar 2000 7:35PM GMT 
Colleen W. Jones 8 Mar 2001 6:22AM GMT 
Holly Baum 30 Mar 2001 8:54PM GMT 
Colleen Jones 10 Apr 2001 8:41AM GMT 
tlthorne1255 27 Apr 2005 6:55PM GMT 
emott 1 Feb 2006 10:55PM GMT 
mamaisbroke2 5 Apr 2012 10:33PM GMT 
Deb 19 Feb 2003 3:34AM GMT 
Schaer_Sovine 18 Jan 2008 11:52PM GMT 
mamaisbroke2 20 Mar 2010 7:36PM GMT 
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