Siene Parish, Älvsborg, Sweden Genealogy

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

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.)

Siene Parish, Älvsborg, Sweden Genealogy
Stift Skara
Pastorat -1962 Annex parish in Hol, Siene and Horla pastorate
1962-1992 Annex parish in Lena, Bergstena, Fullestad, Hol, Siene and Horla pastorate
1992-2002 Anex parish in Lena-Bergstena, Fullestad, Hol, Siene and Horla pastorate
2002 – Incorporated into Hol parish.
Län Älvsborg
Landskap add here
Härad Kulling
Tingslag -1927 Kulling
1928-1933 Vättle and Kulling
1934-1970 Vättle, Ale and Kulling
1971- Alingsås
Domsaga Alingsås
Fögderi 1686-1945 Kulling
1946- Alingsås
Kommun 1863-1951 Siene
1952-1970 Vårgårda landskommun
1971 – Vårgårda
Militär indelning VESTGÖTA REGEMENTE
Elfsborgs Kompani
Kullings Kompani

Place Names:[edit | edit source]

Backen, Brogården, Brolycke, Brunnlid, Brännehof


Ekekullen, Eklanda Brogården, Eklanda Gästgivaregården, Eklanda Mellangården, Eklanda Ravelsgården, Eklanda Västergården


Galthögen, Gilleshult, Gongstorp Nolgården, Gongstorp Sörgården, Grågården, Gästgivaregården

Hagatorp, Hedes Kvarn, Holma Krok, Horla Mellangården, Hästhagen

Klockaregården, Kringeläng Västra, Kringeläng Östra, Kullen, Kullebro, Kungsgärden, Käbberör, Köllen

Lantmansbyn, Larstorp, Ledet, Lerholmen, Liden

Madekullen, Mellangården Eklanda, Mossbo, Mängsholm

Noltorp, Nolängen, Nybygget under Siene Dränggård, Nybygget under Siene Östergård, Nytorp

Ormentorp Västra, Ormentorp Östra

Siene Dränggården, Siene Grågården, Siene Klockaregården, Siene Kungsgården, Siene Skattegården, Siene Smedsgården, Siene Stom, Siene Östergården, Skärpatorp, Smedsgården, Smörhagen, Spångakvarn, Stenkullen, Stensås, Stocken, Stommen, Svenstorp Lilla, Svenstorp Stora, Såkhult

Tjockhagen, Torakullen, Tubbetorp, Tåkullen, Törestorp

Venared, Vårgårda Mellangården, Vårgårda Nolgården, Vårgårda Sörgården, Vårgårda Västergården, Vårgårda Krokar, Västergården Eklanda


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,, and 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]

Siene Husförhörslängd 1826-1846 Ortregister