Vittaryd Parish, Kronoberg, Sweden Genealogy

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Vittaryd Church

History[edit | edit source]

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Vittaryd Parish, Kronoberg, Sweden Genealogy
Jurisdictions
Stift Växjö
Pastorat -1919: Mother parish in pastorat Vittaryd, Berga Dörarp. 1919-1973: Annex parish in pastorat Berga, Vittaryd Dörarp. -1974: Annex parish in pastorat Berga, Vittaryd, Dörarp, Bolmsö and Tannåker.
Län Kronoberg
Landskap Småland
Härad Sunnerbo
Tingslag add here
Domsaga add here
Fögderi 1720-1966 Sunnerbo, 1967 Ljungby
Kommun 1863-1951 Vittaryds, 1952-1970 Berga, -1971 Ljungby
Militär indelning Karlskrona 07, Kronobergs 07


Place Names [edit | edit source]

Alarp, Alebo, Algutstorp (Allgutstorp), Askenäset,


Backstuga; Hult Södergård- Lindhult- Vittaryd Bolsgård- Vittaryd Kärragård, Backstugan ; Hult Norrgård- Jonsboda Östergård- Stora Varö- Vittaryd Prästgård, Björket, Björnaryd, Björnatorpet, Bolsgården Vittaryd, Brotorpet, Bäckanäs, Bäraslätten, Böket, Bösket,


Elemelund (Älmelund), Elmås (Älmås) Länsmansboställe, Eneryd, Enetorpet, Erikstad Säteri- Vret, Rå coh Rär,


Fattigstugan Vittaryd, Feringe Norrgård- Södergård,


Gennebo, Granåsen, Grenadjärtorp; # 92 Hult Norrgård, # 93 Stora Varö- Jonsboda Östergård, Grönahult, Gylteboda (Gyltebo), Gökaboda,


Hallabacken, Hult Norrgård- Södergård- Östra, Hultet,


Ja(e)nsberg, Jakobsdal,  Jonsboda (Jonsbo) Västergård- Östergård, Jättabro(e)n,


Klintare, Klockaregården Vittaryd, Knalleberg, Kårabo, Kårafåll, Källetorpet, Kärragården Vittaryd, Köp,


Ledet Elmås Länsmansboställe- Erikstad- Åbjörnabo Storgård, Lillgården Åbjörnabo, Lindhult, Linnebacken Hult Södergård- Vittaryd Skattegård, Linnegården, Linneryd, Ljunget, Lunden, Lätthult,


Nyrekullen, Märket,


Norratorp, Norrskog, Nyagärdet, Nyedal, Nygården Vittaryd, Näset,


Perstorp, Petersborg, Prästgården Vittaryd,


Ryabacken, Ryd Lilla - Stora, Ryssebo, Rå och Rör, Erikstad Vret,


Simmarp (Simarp), Sjöatorp, Sjöbo, Sjöbygget, Sakttegården Vittaryd, Slättahult, Snaryd, Soldattorp # 134 Hult Södergård. # 135 Stegaryd, # 136 Feringe Norrgård, # 137 Simmarp, # 138 Ubbeboda, Spången, Stegaryd, Stenbo, Stensnäs, Storgården Åbjörnabo, Svenshult, Svenskatorpet (Svenskatorp), Södratorp, Sörskog,


Trehörningen, Tånnelund,


Ubbeboda (Ubbebo), Udden,


Varö Lilla - Stora, Vrå(e)n, Västergården Jonsboda,


Åsen, Åshultet,


Östrahult,



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

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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, Kronoberg 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, Kronoberg 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]

Vittaryd Parish 1844-1854 AI;7, Husförhörslängd. Ort register.