Randaberg (Randeberg) Parish, Rogaland, Norway Genealogy

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

Randaberg (Randeberg) Parish
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Stift/Bispedømme/
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Len 1599-1660 Stavanger
Amt 1689-1919 1662-1682: Stavanger stiftamt,
1682-1919: Stavanger amt
Fylke 1919-Present Rogaland
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Prestegjeld Hetland
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Tinglag Hetland
Fogderi Jæderen og Dalene
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Church Books[edit | edit source]

  • Digital images of the church books are online at Digitalarkivet (Digital Archives).

Census Records[edit | edit source]

  • For 1865, 1875, 1891, 1900, 1910 see Hetland

Court Records[edit | edit source]

The court records contain reports of civil and criminal actions, including the allodial rights, a system of ownership by which an owner has all rights associated with possessing a property. You will find names, dates, places, and relationships in these records. The records have no indexes, and therefore require time to study. They are excellent sources for genealogical research and at times you can find entire families through several generations. These records must be used in conjunction with the mortgage records, probate records, or other records.

Court records at the Family History Library, 1613-1701

These records are for Jæren and Dalane judicial districts which include these places: Hetland (Frue), Høyland, Klepp, Time (Lye), Håland, Ogna, Sandnes, Helleland, Egersund, Lund, Sokndal, Heskestad, , Bjerkreim, Randaberg, Sola, Madla, Varhaug, Nærbø, and Gjestal in Rogaland county.

Land Records[edit | edit source]

Availability[edit | edit source]

Jæren og Dalane judicial district
*1666-1822 Family History Library
*1667-1860 Digitalarkivet
*1666-1815 Probate card indexes sorted by farm name Digitalarkivet

Jæren judicial district
*1763-1821 Family History Library
*1859-1896 Digitalarkivet.

Jæren deanery
*1763-1821 Clerical probate records Family History Library
*1763-1821 Digitalarkivet.

Randaberg police station
*1965-1972 death protocol Digitalarkivet

Farm Book[edit | edit source]

Histories of farms and vital information on farm residents in Randaberg, Rogaland co., Norway. Inhold: b. 1. Gard og ætt -- b. 2. Gard og ætt -- b. 3. Kultursoga til 1945 -- b. 4. Bilete gjennom 100 år -- b. 5. Kultursoga frå 1945 - 1996.

Lindanger, Birger, "Randaberg," Randaberg: Randaberg Kommune, 1983-1988. 948.31/R2 D2L 5 vols. FHL INTL Book A history of Randaberg in Hetland clerical district in Rogaland county with some genealogy. Farm name indexes to volumes 1 and 2 are found in the following links. File:948.31-R2 D2L V1 - Randaberg.pdf, File:948.31-R2 D2L V2 - Randaberg.pdf

Rolfsen, Peter, "Randaberg sogns historie," Stavanger, Norway: S. Undems boktrykkeri, 1928 948.31/R2 H2r FHL INTL Book

Farm Names[edit | edit source]

The farm number and name of the farms listed in Oluf Rygh Farm Name Index in about 1900 were as follows:

49 Bergsagel, 54 Bø indre

60 Goe vestre, 59 Grindemyren, 48 Grødeim

62 Haaland, 56 Hagen, 49 Harestad,

60 Kvernevigen

63 Leigvold

62 Mjelkeholen

49 Nyvold

51 Randeberg, 58 Raustein, 47 Rygg

53 Sande, 57 Sletten

50 Todneim, 52 Tunge,

49 Varden, 59 Viste, 57 Vistnes, 56 Vistvig

50 Østvold

References[edit | edit source]

Oluf Rygh: Norwegian Farm Names