Östra Frölunda Parish, Älvsborg, Sweden Genealogy

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

Östra Frölunda Church

History[edit | edit source]

Name of parish was Frölunda (in Kinds district) up until 1885 when the name was changed to Östra Frölunda.

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

Östra Frölunda Parish, Älvsborg, Sweden Genealogy
Jurisdictions
Stift Göteborg
Pastorat Annex parish in Kalv, Håcksvik, Mårdaklev and Östra Frölunda pastorate
Län 1634-1997 Älvsborg
1998- Västra Götaland
Landskap Västergötland
Härad Kind
Tingslag -1947 Kind
1948-1970 Kind and Redväg
1971- Sjuhäradsbygden
Domsaga Sjuhäradsbygden
Fögderi -1917 Redväg and Kind
1918-1946 Kind
1946-1966 Svenljunga
1967- Kinna
Kommun 1863-1951 Östra Frölunda
1952-1970 Kindaholm landskommun
1971- Svenljunga
Militär indelning ELFSBORGS REGEMENTE
Södra Kind Kompani


Place Names:[edit | edit source]


Akarnehult, Anfastorp, Anneberg, Askåsen, Aventorp

Backen, Bagaregården, Beståsen, Björkhalla, Björkholm, Björkåsen, BJörnö, Blindarvidsgården, Boldsholm, Bosgården Nedre Mölneby, Bosgården Övre Mölneby, Brädden, Brömsebo, Bäcken

Djupesjö

Ekeberg, Ekåsen, Ellebäckstorp Mellangård, Ellebäckstorp Yttre, Ellebäckstorp Övre, Erlandsbo, Erlandsås

Fjärhult, Fjäråsen, Flyåsen, Frölunda, Frölunda Lillegård, Frölunda Stom, Frölunda Storegård, Furulund

Gangsjöåsen, Gasthuset, Granliden, Granroten, Granåsen, Gustavsberg

Hagen Frölunda, Hagen Hulabäckstorp, Heden, Hejdestugan, Hid Mellangården, Hid Yttre, Hid Övre, Hingården, Hissebo, Hjulåsen, Holmen, Hulabäckstorp Yttre, Hulebäckstorp Övre, Hulkeshult Yttre, hulkeshult Övre, Hultet, Humleåsen, Hässleåsen, Hästhagen, Hörnhult

Johansberg, Järpatorpet

Karlsberg, Karsbo Mellangården, Karlsbo Yttre, Kråketorpet, Kräkebo, Kullen, Kulpered, Kvarnåsen, Kärrelund, Kärrsåsen

Ledet, Lerbäcksbo, Lerbäcksbo Sörgård, Lomhult, Lövåsen

Mantorpet, Mellantorpet, Mogeberg, Måsön, Mölneby Bosgård Nedre, Mölneby Bosgård Övre, Mölneby 1. Mellangård, Mölnby 2. Mellangård, Mölneby Sörgård, Mölneby Västergård

Nybygget

Orråsen

Pållabygget

Rydet, Rydåsen, Rävåsen Lilla, Rävåsen Store, Sjöbo, Sjöudden, Skitnabo, Skogen, Smedbygget, Sockenstugan, Sonabo Övre, Stackebo, Stackenäs, Stockhult, Stommen, Strömsnäs, Svedjorna, Svenslund

Telakebo, Torebo, Törebo

Ulvshed, Ulvås, Uvebo

Varvhult, Vränglarp Mellangården, Vränglarp Yttre, Vränglarp Övre, Västermossen

Åsebol

Ängabäck, Ängahuset, Ängasjö Lilla, Ängasjö Stora


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]

Östra Frölunda Husförhörslängd 1837-1841 Ortregister