Äspered Parish, Älvsborg, Sweden Genealogy

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Guide to Äspered Parish, Sweden ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

Äspereds Church

History[edit | edit source]

(write information such as: how old the parish is, interesting facts about the parish, what alternate names it has, or any boundary changes.)

Äspered Parish, Älvsborg, Sweden Genealogy
Jurisdictions
Stift Skara
Pastorat 1650 -1936 Annex parish in Rångedala, Toarp, Äspered, Tärby and Varnum pastorate
1937-1961 Annex parish in Toarp, Varnum, Rångelanda, Äspered and Tärby pastorate
1962-2014 Annex parish in Toarp, Rångedala and Äspered pastorate
Län 1634-1997 Älvsborg
1998- Västra Götaland
Landskap Västergötland
Härad Ås
Tingslag -1919 Ås
1920-1947 Ås, Veden and Bollebygd
1948-1970 Borås
Domsaga Borås
Fögderi 1686-1917 Kulling
1918- Borås
Kommun 1863-1951 Äspered
1952-1966 Toarp landskommun
1967-1970 Dalsjöfors landskommun
1971-1973 Dalsjöfors
1974- Borås
Militär indelning add here


Place Names:[edit | edit source]

Asanäs

Björkelid, Bleknabben, Blombacka, Borghult

Dalshestra

Fattigstugan

Grönslätt, Gullestorp Västra, Gullestorp Östra

Hallabrolid, harekulla, Hulberga

Kanåsen, Kobacka, Källeberg

Leatorp, Lerbäcken, Lermaden, Lillasjö, Lillevik, Lyckorna, Lövaskog Bosgården, Lövaskog Kronogården, Lövaskog Mellangården, Lövaskog Västergården, Nabben

Sjötorp, Sockenstugan, Stamparna, Stenbo, Stomsberg, Sundholmen, Säggryd

Trädet, Tångagärdshagen

Vatunga Storegården, Vatunga Västergården, Vatunga Östergården, Vieslätten

Åsatorp

Äspered Anders Arvidsgården, Äspered Lars Andersgården, Äspered Lillegården, Äspered Stommen, Äspered Storegården


To see what kind of place it is you will need a Swedish Gazetteer.

  • Surrounding Parishes


Collections[edit | edit source]

Census Records[edit | edit source]

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Online Database Church Records[edit | edit source]

The easiest way to access the Swedish Church Records is through the internet, using these five sites (see links to specific collections below). Four of these sites require a subscription for access. (ArkivDigital, Ancestry.com, and MyHeritage.com are available at a FamilyHistory Center near you free of charge.)

Help Using ArkivDigital: Online Databases for Sweden[edit | edit source]

These lessons will teach you how to use ArkivDigital:

Family History Library Records[edit | edit source]

Click Sweden, Älvsborg Records for a full listing of microfilmed records (some digitized online) at the Family History Library, that may be digitized. Check back occasionally to see if your records have become available. In the meantime, some of them might be available at a Family History Center near you.
Click on "Places within Sweden, Älvsborg" and then select your parish.

Military Records[edit | edit source]

Related Sources[edit | edit source]

Help Reading Swedish Records[edit | edit source]

Help Reading Old Handwriting[edit | edit source]

  • Reading Scandinavian Gothic Handwritten Records: (free, online lessons at FamilySearch):

Help With Research Objectives and Strategies[edit | edit source]

Sweden Research Strategies

References:[edit | edit source]

Äspered Husförhörslängd 1826-1845 Ortregister