Church Books Alsace

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T he church books Alsace: Before 1648 Alsace consisted of several dignitaries. Some Catholic, the other Protestant-Catholic or Protestant-Calvinist. The Roman Catholic church divided the area into the dioceses of Strasbourg and Basel.
In the years 1648-1789, the Lower Alsace belonged to the Bishopric of Strasbourg and the Upper-Alsace to the Bishopric of Basel. From 1945 until today Alsace is a Catholic diocese, headquartered in Strasbourg.


Archives du Bas-Rhin, 5 rue Fischart, F-67000 Strasbourg, Frankreich
Fédération des Sociétés d'Histoire et d'Archéologie d'Alsace, 23 rue du Maréchal Juin, F-67000 Strasbourg, Frankreich
Société de l'histoire du Protestantisme, 54 rue des Saints-Pères, F-75007 Paris, Frankreich

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