The southern part of Bohemia was also the Sudetenland, settled by ethnic Germans, some of whom lived there for many generations. They remained separate from their Czech neighbors by mutual dislike :^)
The village you mentioned, Vlachovo Brezi, is near Prachatice, and was probably in that district. According to http://www.jewishgen.org/Communities/LocTown.asp
the German name for it was Wällischbirken. From what I've found so far, if it had a German name, it was a German village.
The digital records are by parish, but a district had many parishes. It takes some looking, but I think the Fiedlers were there long enough to spread out (like my dads' family did).
I think they were German too because the ending -ler is not a Czech ending. In German, a Fiedler is--ah-ha!--a player of stringed instruments...lol
Please contact me by email and I'll help you find lots of Fiedlers; then you can decide if they're your family.
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