Revesjö Parish, Älvsborg, Sweden Genealogy

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

Revesjö 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.)

Revesjö Parish, Älvsborg, Sweden Genealogy
Jurisdictions
Stift Göteborg
Pastorat Annex parish in Svenljunga, Örsås, Revesjö, Redslared and Ullasjö 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 Revesjö
1952-1970 Axelfors landskommun
1971- Svenljunga
Militär indelning VESTGÖTA REGEMENTE
Elfsborgs Kompani
ELFSBORGS REGEMENTE
Södra Kinds Kompani
Extra Soldat-Roteringen


Place Names:[edit | edit source]

Alabäcken, Axelfors, Axelfors Lilla, Axelforshed

Backa Lilla, Backa Stora, Backegård, Bergagärde, Björkelund, Björnåsen, Brinkskog, Brändebacke, Bygget, Bäckabo, Bäckagården Mjölstocka, Bäckalund

Dammen, Dungen

Ekelund

Flenstorp Frälsegården, Flenstorp Skattegården, Flyåsen, Frostagården Karkashult, Frälsegården Flenstorp, Furuberg, Furulund

Gatetorpet, Granbäcken, Granåsen, Grälåsen

Haga Stora, Hallåsen, Heden, Hultet, Håkansgården Mjölstocka

Karkashult Frostagården, Karkashult Mellangården, Karkashult Storegården, Karkashult Övergården, Karlslund, Katrineberg, Kilatorpet, Koppartorpet, Kottorp, Kristineberg, Källerud

Ledet, Lilla Backa, Lilla Axelfors, Lillegården Mjölstocka, Lindåsen

Mellangården Karkashult, Mjölstocka Bäckgården, Mjölstocka Håkansgården, Mjölstocka Lillegården, Mjölstocka Månsagården, Mossabo, Myretorpet, Månsagården Mjölstocka

Nöden

Olsbro

Paradiset

Revesjöholm, Rosenskog, Ryd, Rydet, Rysshult, Råhult

Sjöbo, Sjöslätt, Skallamoga, Skattegården Flenstorp. Smedsbol, Stommen, Stora Backa, Stora Haga, Storegården Karkashult, Sundsholm, Svedjetorpet

Trädet

Varahall, Varatorpet

Åbygget

Övergården


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

  • 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 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, 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]

Revesjö Husförhörsläng 1840-1845 Ortregister