Åmål Landsförsamlingen Parish, Älvsborg, Sweden Genealogy

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

Åmål 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.)

Åmål Landsförsamlingen Parish, Älvsborg, Sweden Genealogy
Jurisdictions
Stift add here
Pastorat add here
Län Älvsborg
Landskap add here
Härad add here
Tingslag add here
Domsaga add here
Fögderi add here
Kommun add here
Militär indelning add here
NAD Ref Code SE/GLA/13653
National Archive SVAR link
Swedish Wikipedia link
SCB Congregation map link
Open Street map link


Place Names:[edit | edit source]

Berga, Berga Kvarn, Berga Lilla, Berga Stora, Björkil, Björklund, Buxbol, Bäcken

Dalen, Derrenäs

Fagerhult, Fermerud, Finserud, Fjällbacka, Fredriksfors

Gunnarsbol (Gunrabol), Gärdsbyn

Jackobsbyn

Kasen under Spakebol, Kasenbergs Kvarn, Katrineberg, Klypersbol, Knyttkärr Västra, Knyttkärr Östra, Korsbyn, Kotten, Krappe, Kroken, Kråklund, Kvarnen under Berga, Kvarnen under Berga Stora, Kvarnen under Kasenberg, Kvarnen under Tollebo, Kålsäter

Larsbol, Lilla Berga, Lilla Torp

Myren

Nydalen, Nygård

Risa, Rösevål

Segersbyn, Sigerud, Skavhålan, Skevik, Skälebyn, Skälebytorp, Spakebol, Stora Berga Kvarn, Säter

Tallebacken, Tjuke, Tollebo, Tollebo Kvarn, Torsbyrödjningen, Torp Lilla

Vambedalen, Vintertorp, Västra Knyttkärr

Årbol, Århult, Åsen

Ängtorp

Ödegården under Jakobsbyn, Östby, Östra Knyttkärr 


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]

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

Sweden Research Strategies

References:[edit | edit source]

Åmåls Landsförsamling 1836-1840 Ortregister