Ancestry.com. Kapsweyer, Germany Baptisms, 1879-1902 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1999.Original data: Banet, Charles, trans. Kapsweyer Baptisms, 1879-1902. Rensselaer, IN, USA: 1978.
Home to hundreds of thousands since its founding, Kapsweyer, is located a short distance from the Rhine River in southern Germany. This database is a collection of baptismal records compiled by the local Catholic Church. It reveals the individual's name, parents' names, and sponsors' names, and includes persons baptized between 1879 and 1902. Date sequences are in Month/Day/Year format. It contains the names of some parish residents. Some important abbreviations used in this collection are: sp - sponsor, S or Stf - Steinfeld, K or Kps - Kapsweyer, Kl - Kleinsteinfeld, N/O - Niederotterbach.