Drøbak Parish, Akershus, Norway Genealogy

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Guide to Drøbak, Norway ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, and military records.

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Drøbak Parish
Jurisdictions
Stift/Bispedømme/
Diocese
Borg bispedømme (1070-1969 Oslo bispedømme)
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Len 1599-1660 Akershus
Amt 1689-1919 1662-1919: Akershus
Fylke 1919-Present Akershus
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Prestegjeld Drøbak
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Skifteretten add here
Tinglag Aas og Frogn
Fogderi Aker og Follo
Sorenskriveri Follo
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Microfilm at the Family History Library for Drøbak prestegjeld (clerical district).  Parish registers from 1816 - 1919.  Drøbak prestegjeld contains parish registers for the parishes Drøbak and Frogn in Drøbak clerical district. Drøbak and Frogn were separated from Ås clerical district in 1823. For earlier records see Ås.


Digital images of the church books are online at Digitalarkivet.

Census Records[edit | edit source]

For earlier records see Ås.

  • 1865:This census is available on microfilm at the Family History Library, contains the persons name, residence, status in the family, occupation, sex, martial status, place of birth, religion if not a member of the state church, and other miscellaneous information.  1865 -telling (census) online at Digitalarkivet.
  • 1875: This 1875 census is available on microfilm at the Family History Library, contains the persons name, residence, position in the family, occupation, sex, marital status, year of birth, place of birth, religion if not a member of the state church, and other miscellaneous information.  The 1875-telling (census) online at Digitalarkivet.
  • 1885: for Drøbak city is available online as a database at Digitalarkivet.
  • 1900: This census is available on microfilm at the Family History Library, contains the persons name, sex, resident or temporary resident, temporarily absent and where person is, position in the family, marital status, occupation, year of birth, place of birth, citizenship, religion, and other miscellaneous information.  Available online as a database at Digitalarkivet.
  • 1910: for Drøbak city is available online as a database at Digitalarkivet.
  • The census of 1801, 1865, 1875 (index only), 1891, 1910 (index only) are also available at Ancestry($).

Court Records[edit | edit source]

Land Records[edit | edit source]

Farm Books[edit | edit source]

Genealogy[edit | edit source]

Johansen, Knut H.: Familier i Drøbak i 1700 og 1800 årene: en foreløpig arbeidsskiss. Genealogies of some families in Drøbak, Akershus, Norway during the 1700's and 1800's.

FHL 948.22/D1 D2

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

1680-1900: Records are found in Follo judicial district.