Gällared Parish, Halland, Sweden Genealogy

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

Gällared 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.)

Gällared Parish, Halland, Sweden Genealogy
Jurisdictions
Stift 1989- Göteborg
Pastorat -1919 Mother parish in Gällared and Gunnarp pastorat
1919-1961 Annex parish in Gunnarp and Gällareds pastorat
1962- Annex parish in Gunnarp, Gällared and Krogsered pastorat.
Län Halland
Landskap Halland
Härad Faurås
Tingslag Faurås härad
Domsaga Faurås, Himle and Årstad
-1970 Hallands mellersta
1971- Varberg
Fögderi 1918-1920 Varberg
1921-1946 Halmstad
1946- Falkenberg
Kommun 1863-1951 Gällared
1952-1970 Ätran
1971- Falkenberg
Militär indelning Södra Hallands Båtsmans-Kompani<brNya Ordin. Båtsmans-Roteringen
Extra Båtsmans-Roteringen
NAD Ref Code SE/LLA/13129
National Archive SVAR link
Swedish Wikipedia link
SCB Congregation map link
Open Street map link


Place Names[edit | edit source]

Backa Lilla and Stora, Backalycka, Backstugan under Bresshuset, Beckagården, Berg ytra, Berg öfra, Boarås, Boket Torp, Bonaberg, Bresshult, Bråtagärde, Bröbacka, Buskabygd, Bygget Torp, Bäckarp, Bökeberg torp, Böket, Böket (under Hasselia), Böket Torp (under Hasselia), Bönnaberg,

Dungen,

Ekås, Enebacken, 

Gallagerde, Grönakull Backstuga, Gunlered no.1 - noo.4, Gunnahus,

Hagen, Hagen Torp, Haxered, Helgared,  Helgareds Torp, Heås, Hullkakulla, Hult, Huslycka Torp, Hälebroslätt, Hässelia, Hökebacken,

Ingjerdsbacke,

Kihla, Kihla Hed, Kihla Torp, Klockaregården, Knarrhult, Krubbetorpet, Klackebo, Klockare bostellet, Kullalycka Torp, Kullen Torp, Krubba,

Lien, Lilla Beckshult, Lilla Hult, Linesberg, Linnesås, Lunnabo, Låghult, Lönåsen,

Mannabacke, Mellan Hult,

Normanstorp, Norskog,

Prestegården,

Quarnebacken, Qwarnslätten,

Silfvergerde, Sjölyckan, Skog, Skogsled, Skälstorp, Skärshult, Slätten Torp,Smebacken, Smedstugan, Socknens slut, Spetsebo, Stenstorp, Stommen, Stora Lycka, Svedjona Torp, Syrhult,

Tornado,Tranehult, Trädstuga,

Wissmered,

Ytra Led,

Åsen Torp, Åslycka,


Sweden 1951 Place Names Register and the Swedish Parish Pages list in this Wiki will give you searchable lists of places, particularly parishes and the farms within those parishes.

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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, Halland Records for a full listing of microfilmed records (some digitized online) at the Family History Librarythat 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, Halland" 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]

  • FamilySearch Online Lessons - Reading Scandinavian Handwriting:

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

Sweden Research Strategies

References[edit | edit source]