Holsljunga Parish, Älvsborg, Sweden Genealogy

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search


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

Holsljunga Church
Överlida 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.)

Holsljunga Parish, Älvsborg, Sweden Genealogy
Jurisdictions
Stift Göteborg
Pastorat - 1970 Annex parish in Mjöbäck, Holsljunga, and Älvsered pastorate
1971- Annex parish in Mjöbäck and Holsljunga 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 Holsljunga
1952-1970 Högvads landskommun
1971- Svenljunga
Militär indelning ELFSBORGS REGEMENTE
Södra Kinds Kompani


Place Names:[edit | edit source]

Abbortorp. Apelås, Arnås, Attared, Attared, Attarelund

Backen, Bethestra, Bjensered, Björkelund, Björkåsen, Björnholmen, Borgaholm, Borgåsen, Bredalund, Bregården, Brunarp, Brunsö, Buskabo, Bäckalund, Börselid

Dalabäcken, Dammen, Danskabo

Ekeberg, Ekelund, Ekenäs, Ekeryd, Ekåsen, Emaus

Fattigstugan, Fjäderåsen, Floghult, Flya, Fredriksberg, Furulund, Fälhult, Fällhult Yttregården, Fällhult Övregården, Fäxhult, Fäxhults Torp

Gamlared, Gillerskall, Grannsholm, Gröne, Grönelid, Gröneslätt

Hede, Heden, Hessered, Hestra, Hestra Yttregården, Hestra Övregården, Hiå Yttregården, Hiå Övregården, Hjortenäs, Holmen, Hundhult, Håkanhult Lillegården, Håkanhult Norregården, Håkanhult Södregården, Högkärr, Högalid, Högshult, Hökaberg, Hökabergs Led

Jutatorp

Kvapalund, Kvarntorp, Källebacken, Källebacken, Källered, Källäng, Kärralund, Kärret, Kärråsen

Larsabo, Lilla Bygget, Lillegården Håkanhult, Lindesholm, Lindhults Säteri, Lindsberg, Lindås, Lundholm, Lundsdal, Lundsås, Lyckås, Långhult

Moga, Mossebo, Mossöden,  Mårhult Yttregården, Mårhult Övregården

Nackaholm, Norragården Håkanhult, Nya Bygget, Nygården, Näset

Pertorp

Ramnäs, Rya, Ryet, Röggebo

Sandvadet, Sjöbo, Sjögarås, Sjögården, Skogen, Skolhuset, Skrötås, Slättakärr, Stackanäs, Stommen, Stråvik, Strömsholm, Strömsnäs, Strömsås, Stubbagården, Stugan vid Floghult, Svensås, Södregården Håkanhult

Tobo, Tommared, Tån, Täppan

Ulvås

Västra Smedjorna, Västerås Torp

Yttregården Fällhult, Yttregården Hestra, Yttregården Hiå, Yttregården Mårhult

Å, Ågärdet, Årekulla

Ägnared

Övregården Fällhult, Övregården Hestra, Övregården Hiå, Övregården Mårhult



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.

  • 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 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, 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]

Holsljunga Husförhörslängd 1829-1844 Ortregister