Töllsjö Parish, Älvsborg, Sweden Genealogy

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

Töllsjö 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.)

Töllsjö Parish, Älvsborg, Sweden Genealogy
Stift Göteborg
Pastorat -1971 Annex parish in Bollebygd, Björketorp and Töllsjö pastorat
1971- Annex parish in Bollebygd and Töllsjö pastorat
Län 1634-1997 Älvsborg
1998- Västra Götaland
Landskap Västergötland
Härad Bollebygd
Tingslag -1919 Bollebygd
1920-1947 Ås, Veden and Bollebygd
1948- Borås
Domsaga Borås
Fögderi -1917 Mark
1918-1966 Borås
Kommun 1863-1951 Töllsjö
1952-1970 Bollebygds landskommun
1971-1973 Bollebygd
1974- Borås
Marks Kompani
NAD Ref Code SE/GLA/13592
National Archive SVAR link
Swedish Wikipedia link
SCB Congregation map link
Open Street map link

Place Names:[edit | edit source]

Ambjörntorp, Assarsgården

Baggegården, Björkered, Boda, Bohult, Bosgården, Bäcken

Fagerhult Västergården, Fagerhult Östergården

Gantarås, Gränne, Gärdsås

Hampedal, Henån, Holmared, Holmen, Horsared Norgården, Horsared Sörgården, Hulagärde, Hökhult

Kaggegården, Kämpagården

Laggaregården, Lindebräckan, Lobol

Maden, Mellangärde, Morghult Assarsgården, Morghult Baggegården, Morghult Kaggegården, Morghult Laggaregården, Morghult Persgården, Mårtensbacka




Sjögared, Skogen, Skräddaregården, Slätthult Kämpagården, Slätthult Skräddaregården, Slätthult Västergården, Spjuthult, Stommen, Storegården, Sörgården

Tappebo, Tollen, Torsta, Töllesjö Storegården

Västergården Fagerhult, Västergården Slätthult


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]

  • Reading Scandinavian Gothic Handwritten Records: (free, online lessons at FamilySearch):

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

Sweden Research Strategies

References[edit | edit source]

Töllsjö Husförhörslängd 1837-1849 Ortregister