Rävinge Parish, Halland, Sweden Genealogy

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

Rävinge 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.)

Rävinge Parish, Halland, Sweden Genealogy
Jurisdictions
Stift 1989- Göteborg
Pastorat – 2007 Annex parish in the Getinge and Rävinge pastorat
2008 – Became part of the newly created Getinge-Rävinge congregation.
Län Halland
Landskap Halland
Härad Halmstad
Tingslag Halmstad andTönnersjö
Domsaga Halmstad, Höks and Tönnersjö
-1974 Hallands södra
1975- Halmstad
Fögderi Halmstad
Kommun 1863-1851 Rävinge
1952-1973 Getinge
1974- Halmstad
Militär indelning add here


Place Names [edit | edit source]

Algutstorp # 4, 5, 6,,

Brännarp ;  #2  #4,  Brunsegård #5, Fälle #8, Helgagård #6 , Lilla #1, Risabacka # 7,  Stensegård #3, Bårarp # 3,

Folkastad # 1, 2,3, # 6, Folkesgård Gunnesgård # 5, Folkesgård # 5,#6, Fostorp,

 Grinnarebol,

Kärret,

Lågalund # 3,

Ryd # 1, Rävinge;  stom # 1, Borgasgård #2, Borgasgård #2 Folkskolan, Djäknebol, Fattighus, Skåningagård # 4 ,

Toften, Täckinge # 4, 5,

Underlund # 1, 2, 3, 4,


To see what kind of place it is you will need a Swedish Gazetteer.

  • Surrounding Parishes

Getinge, Harplinge, Kvibille, Steninge

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 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, 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]

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

Sweden Research Strategies

References [edit | edit source]

Rävinge Parish 1872-1879 AI;2, Husförhörslängd. Ort register.