Bergshammar Parish, Södermanland, Sweden Genealogy

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

Bergshammar 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.)

Bergshammar Parish, Södermanland, Sweden Genealogy
Stift Strängnäs
Pastorat add here
Län 1634- Södermanland
Landskap Södermanland
Härad Jönåker
Tingslag -1910 Jönåkers härad, 1911-1914 Jönåker and Rönö, 1914-1947 Jönåker,Rönö and Hölebo, 1948-1970 Nyköpings domsaga
Domsaga -1878 Kungadömet, 1879- Nyköping
Fögderi 1720-1885 Första, 1886- Nyköping
Kommun 1863-1951 Bergshammar, 1952-1970 Jönåker, 1971- Nyköping
Militär indelning Lif-Regementets Grenadier- Corps: Södermanlands Kompani,

Södermanlands Regemente: Lif-Kompaniet, 2:a Södermanlands Båtsmans-Kompani, Livregementet till Häst: Sörmlands kompani, Södermanlands Regemente: Livkompaniet,

Andra Södermanlands Båtsmankompani
NAD Ref Code SE/ULA/10107
National Archive SVAR link
Swedish Wikipedia link
SCB Congregation map link
Open Street map link

Place Names[edit | edit source]

Annelund, Arnö,

Backa, Bergholm, Bergshammarsby Östergård, Bergshammarsby Frälsegården, Bergshammarsby Mellangården, Bergshammarsby Bredgården, Blacksta, Blacksta Grenadjärstorp, Bottenkarshyttan, Bredgården, Broby, Broby Grenadjärstorp, Brobytorp, Broby ägor, Branthäll, Brink, Båtsmanstorp,

Carlslund, Christinelund,

Ekeby, Ekebytorp, Erikslund, Eriksberg,

Fattighuset, Fiskarstugan, Friden,

Gatstugan, Glashyttan (Stora), Glashyttan (Lilla), Glashytte ägor, Grenadjärstorp, Grindstugan (Östra),

Hagbergstorp, Haglund, Hultstugan, Hålldammen,



Karlslund, Kjellstugan, Kottorp, Kottorps ägor, Kristinelund, Kroktorp, Krustorp, Kulltorp, Kungsbro, Kungsbrostugan, Källstugan, Kärrboda, Kärrboda ägor, Kärrbodastugan, Kärrboda ägor,

Lilla Glashyttan, Lilla Marsäng, Lilla Marsängs ägor, Lugnet, Lundhagen, Lundstorp,

Mellangården, Mellantorp, Mosstorp, Mosstugan, Måsstugan,

Nederfallet, Nesselkärr, Nesselkärrstugan, Norrlund, Nystugan,Nässelkärr, Nässelkärrstugan, Nässelkärrs ägor,

Ollonstugan, Olstorp, Ottinge Petterslund,

Pilstugan, Prästgården,

Räfshyttan, Rävshyttan, Rävshytte ägor,

Sandstugan, Slängan, Snälltorp, Sockenstugan, Soldattorp, Stora Glashyttan, Stora Glashyttans ägor, Stora Marsäng, Stora Marsängs ägor, Svanstugan, Svantorp, Söderlund,

Tallstugan, Torp, Tyskstugan, Törnelund,

Udden, Ulladal,

Vallsund, Vida, Vinterhyttan, Vinterhyttans ägor, Vreta, Vretastugan, Väderbrunn,

Åby, Åby ägor, Åby Grenadjärstorp, Åttinge,

Östergården, Österhage, Österslund, Östra Grindstugan, Överfallet

Sweden 1951 Place Names Register and the Swedish Parish Pages list in this Wiki will give you searchable lists of places, particularly parishes and the farms within those parishes.

  • 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, Södermanland 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, Södermanland 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]

  • FamilySearch Online Lessons - Reading Scandinavian Handwriting:

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

Sweden Research Strategies

References[edit | edit source]

Riksarkivet. "Bergshammar Församling." Nationell ArkivDatabas (NAD). January 2011

Bergshammar, Husförhörslängd 1836-1845, Ortregister.