Erska Parish, Älvsborg, Sweden Genealogy

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

Erska 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.)

Erska Parish, Älvsborg, Sweden Genealogy
Jurisdictions
Stift Skara
Pastorat – 1867 Annex parish in Stora Mellby, Magra, Erska, Genneved and Lagmansered pastorat
1867-1961 Annex parish in Stora Mellby, Magra, Erska, and Lagmansered
1962-2005 Annex parish in Stora Mellby, Magra, Erska, Lagmansered and Långared
2006 – Parishes in the Stora Mellby pastorate were combined to form a new parish by the name of Bjärke.
Län 1634-1997 Älvsborg
1998- Västra Götaland
Landskap Västergötland
Härad Bjärke
Tingslag -1895 Bjärke
1896-1970 Flundre, Väne and Bjärke
1971- Trollhättan
Domsaga Alingsås
Fögderi -1946 Väne
1946-1966 Alingsås
Kommun 1863-1951 Erska
1952-1973Bjärke
1974 - Alingsås
Militär indelning VESTGÖTA REGEMENTE
VESTGÖTA-DALS REGEMENTE
Väne Kompani
Extra Soldat-Roteringen
Barne Kompani
NAD Ref Code SE/GLA/13105
National Archive SVAR link
Swedish Wikipedia link
SCB Congregation map link
Open Street map link


Place Names:[edit | edit source]

Andersabo, Arnstenstorp, Arnstorp, Arnungen

Berg Västra, Bergsgården Erska, Bergsgården Mjölserud, Bokås, Brattabäcken, Brobäcksberg, Bäckholmnen, Bäckerstorp

Dalbokilen, Dammakärret, Dammbacken, Dammen, Djurgården

Edingstorp, Ekebacken, Ekedal, Enebacken, Erska Bergsgården, Erska Funkagården, Erska Håkansgården, Erska Landtbogården, Erska Larsgården, Erska Östergården

Frälsegården Mjölserud, Frälsegården Solebrunn, Frälsegården Torp

Funkagården Erska

Gripsberg, Grunneberget, Grävsnäs, Grävsnäs Säteri, Gästgivaregården Sollebrunn

Hagen Hulkåsa, Hasselbacken, Hjortbacken, Hjälmetorp, Hulkås, Hulkåsa Lunde, Hulkåsa Hage, Hulskogen, Håkansgården Erska, Hästhagen, Högen

Jacobstorp, Järnås, Jönsgården Ryd

Karlstad, Kroken, Kråkslätt, Kvarnbacken, Källebacken, Kärret

Landtbogård Erska, Landtbogård Mjölsered, Larsgården Erska, Lassakrogen, Ledet Ryd, Lekesbacken, Lerbäcken, Lilla Prästtorp, Lilla Ryd, Lindås, Lunde Hulkåsa, Lunden, Lunnatorp, Läppsås

Mjölsered Bergsgården, Mjölsered Frälsegården, Mjölsered Lantbogården, Mjölsered Skattegården

Pettersdal, Pipås, Prästtorp Lilla, Prästtorp Stora, Prästtorpet, Purtorp

Ryd Jönsgården, Ryd Lilla, Ryd Stora, Ryds Led, Rödjan, Rörkärr

Saxhögen, Skattegården Mjölsered, Skattegården Torp, Skomakaretorpet, Smörbacken, Sollebrunn Frälsegården, Sollebrunn Gästgivaregården, Sollebrunn Västergården, Sollebrunn Östergården, Spånaretorp, Stenstorp, Stora Prästtorp, Stora Ryd, Storslätt, Säteriet Grävsnäs, Sörtorpet, Sörängen

Tamstorp, Tomten, Torp Frälsegården, Torp Skattegården, Trolltorp, Trädet, Trädgårdstorpet, Tåsseberg

Valkås, Vallen, Västerbro, Västergården Sollebrunn, Västra Berg, Väsåsen

Åsen

Ärtebräcken

Ögärdskullen, Österbro, Östergården Erska, Östergården Sollebrunn


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, 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]

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

Sweden Research Strategies

References:[edit | edit source]

Erska Husförhörslängd 1835-1842 Ortregister