Siljansnäs Parish, Kopparberg, Sweden Genealogy

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search

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

Siljansnäs Church

History[edit | edit source]

Siljansnäs is a locality situated in Leksand Municipality, Dalarna County, Sweden.
This parish was created from Leksand parish on May 1, 1875.

Siljansnäs Parish, Kopparberg, Sweden Genealogy
Stift 1875- Västerås
Pastorat 1875- Siljansnäs
Län 1875- Kopparberg
Landskap Dalarna
Härad not applicable
Tingslag 1875-1893 Leksand, Ål and Bjursås, 1894-1915 Leksand, 1916-1947 Leksand and Gagnef, 1948-1970 Nedansiljans domsaga
Domsaga -1875 Östra, later called Österdalarne, 1876-1974 Nedansiljan, 1975- Leksand
Fögderi 1875-1966 Nedansiljan, 1967- Falun
Kommun 1875-1973 Siljansnäs, 1974- Leksand
Militär indelning Dalregementet: Majorens (Leksands) and Rättviks kompanier

Place Names[edit | edit source]

Individuals listed by their proffessions. No village index included.

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, Kopparberg 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, Kopparberg 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]

Siljansnäs parish, Husförhörslängd 1867-1868, AI;1. Village index not included.

Riksarkivet. "Siljansnäs Församling." Nationell ArkivDatabas (NAD). March 2011