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[[Image:Frändefors Church.jpg|thumb|right|350px|<center>Frändefors Church</center>]]
 
[[Image:Frändefors Church.jpg|thumb|right|350px|<center>Frändefors Church</center>]]
  
=== History ===
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===History===
  
 
(write information such as: how old the parish is, interesting facts about the parish, what alternate names it has, or any boundary changes.) <br> {{Infobox Swedish Parishes
 
(write information such as: how old the parish is, interesting facts about the parish, what alternate names it has, or any boundary changes.) <br> {{Infobox Swedish Parishes
| Stift = add here
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| Stift = Karlstad
| Pastorat = add here
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| Pastorat = -1962 Mother parish in Frändefors, Bråland, and Sundals-Ryr pastorate<br>1962- Frändefors
| Län = Älvsborg
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| Län = 1634-1997 Älvsborg<br>1998- Västra Götaland
| Landskap =  add here
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| Landskap =  Västergötland
| Härad = add here
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| Härad = Sundal
| Tingslag = add here
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| Tingslag = -1909 Sundal<br>1910-1947 Nordal and Sundal<br>1948-1970 Nordal, Sundal and Valbo<br>1971- Vänersborg
| Domsaga = add here
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| Domsaga = Vänersborg
| Fögderi = add here
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| Fögderi = -1715 Dalsland<br>1716-1945 Sundal<br>1946-1966 Vänersborg
 
| Länsmansdistrikt = add here
 
| Länsmansdistrikt = add here
| Kronofogdedistrikt = add here
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| Kronofogdedistrikt = Älvsborgs län
| Kommun = add here
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| Kommun = 1863-1951 Frändefors<br>1952-1970 Frändefors landskommun<br>1971-1973 Frändefors<br>1974- Vändersborg
| Militär indelning = add here
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| Militär indelning = VESTGÖTA-DALS REGEMENTE<br>Valbo Kompani<br>Extra Soldat-Roteringen
 
}}  
 
}}  
  
=== Place Names: ===
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===Place Names:===
  
 
Anolfsbäcken,&nbsp;Aspelund  
 
Anolfsbäcken,&nbsp;Aspelund  
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== Collections ==
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==Collections==
 
===Census Records===
 
===Census Records===
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*[[Sweden Household Examination Records (Husförhörslängder)]]--explanation of this church record which is functionally the census of Sweden.
 
*[[Sweden Household Examination Records (Husförhörslängder)]]--explanation of this church record which is functionally the census of Sweden.
 
*[https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10180/sweden-household-examination-books-1840-1947 Sweden Household Examination Books, 1840-1947], ($), index and images. Also on [http://www.arkivdigital.se/search?q=%C3%84lvsborg&commit=search '''Arkiv Digital'''] ($), and [https://sok.riksarkivet.se/digitala-arkiv?Arkivsok=&EndastDigitaliserat=false&Lan=V%C3%A4stra+G%C3%B6talands+l%C3%A4n&Arkivtyp=Kyrkoarkiv&AvanceradSok=False&PageSize=20&typAvLista=Standard '''SVAR'''] at Riksarkivet.
 
*[https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10180/sweden-household-examination-books-1840-1947 Sweden Household Examination Books, 1840-1947], ($), index and images. Also on [http://www.arkivdigital.se/search?q=%C3%84lvsborg&commit=search '''Arkiv Digital'''] ($), and [https://sok.riksarkivet.se/digitala-arkiv?Arkivsok=&EndastDigitaliserat=false&Lan=V%C3%A4stra+G%C3%B6talands+l%C3%A4n&Arkivtyp=Kyrkoarkiv&AvanceradSok=False&PageSize=20&typAvLista=Standard '''SVAR'''] at Riksarkivet.
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===Church Records===
 
===Church Records===
  
 
====Online Database Church Records====
 
====Online Database Church Records====
 
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 [https://familysearch.org/locations/ a FamilyHistory Center near you] free of charge.'')  
 
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 [https://familysearch.org/locations/ a FamilyHistory Center near you] free of charge.'')  
:*{{RecordSearch|1978773|'''Sweden, Älvsborg Church Records, 1642-1897; index 1681-1860'''}} at FamilySearch.  
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:*[https://www.myheritage.com/research/category-Sweden/sweden-genealogy-vital-records '''MyHeritage.com'''] ($),  
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:*{{RecordSearch|1978773|'''Sweden, Älvsborg Church Records, 1642-1897; index 1681-1860'''}} at FamilySearch.
:*[https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/catalog/?title=Sweden%20Church%20Records'''Ancestry.com'''] ($),
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:*[https://www.myheritage.com/research/category-Sweden/sweden-genealogy-vital-records '''MyHeritage.com'''] ($),
:*[http://www.arkivdigital.se/search?q=%C3%84lvsborg&commit=search '''Arkiv Digital'''] ($), and  
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:*[https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/catalog/?title=Sweden%20Church%20Records '''Ancestry.com'''] ($),
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:*[http://www.arkivdigital.se/search?q=%C3%84lvsborg&commit=search '''Arkiv Digital'''] ($), and
 
:*[https://sok.riksarkivet.se/digitala-arkiv?Arkivsok=&EndastDigitaliserat=false&Lan=V%C3%A4stra+G%C3%B6talands+l%C3%A4n&Arkivtyp=Kyrkoarkiv&AvanceradSok=False&PageSize=20&typAvLista=Standard '''SVAR'''] at Riksarkivet.
 
:*[https://sok.riksarkivet.se/digitala-arkiv?Arkivsok=&EndastDigitaliserat=false&Lan=V%C3%A4stra+G%C3%B6talands+l%C3%A4n&Arkivtyp=Kyrkoarkiv&AvanceradSok=False&PageSize=20&typAvLista=Standard '''SVAR'''] at Riksarkivet.
  
 
====Help Using ArkivDigital: Online Databases for Sweden====
 
====Help Using ArkivDigital: Online Databases for Sweden====
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:These lessons will teach you how to use ArkivDigital:
 
:These lessons will teach you how to use ArkivDigital:
 
::*{{LearningCenter2|400|Sweden: An Introduction to ArkivDigital}}
 
::*{{LearningCenter2|400|Sweden: An Introduction to ArkivDigital}}
 
::*[https://familysearch.org/ask/learningViewer/67 Use the Full Scope of Arkiv Digital for Swedish Genealogy]<br>
 
::*[https://familysearch.org/ask/learningViewer/67 Use the Full Scope of Arkiv Digital for Swedish Genealogy]<br>
  
====Family History Library Records ====
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====Family History Library Records====
 
Click [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/results?count=20&placeId=146599&query=%2Bplace%3A%22Sweden%2C%20%C3%84lvsborg%22 '''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 [https://familysearch.org/locations/ '''Family History Center'''] near you.  
 
Click [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/results?count=20&placeId=146599&query=%2Bplace%3A%22Sweden%2C%20%C3%84lvsborg%22 '''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 [https://familysearch.org/locations/ '''Family History Center'''] near you.  
 
  Click on "Places within Sweden, Älvsborg" and then select your parish.
 
  Click on "Places within Sweden, Älvsborg" and then select your parish.
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===Military Records===
 
===Military Records===
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*[[Sweden Military Records]]
 
*[[Sweden Military Records]]
*[http://www.soldatreg.se/sok-soldat/ '''Central Soldiers Register''']  [http://www.ep.liu.se/databases/soldatregister/default.sv.aspx '''Instructions''' ][http://www.ep.liu.se/databases/soldatregister/search.sv.aspx '''Search Engine''']
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*[http://www.soldatreg.se/sok-soldat/ '''Central Soldiers Register''']  [http://www.ep.liu.se/databases/soldatregister/default.sv.aspx '''Instructions'''] [http://www.ep.liu.se/databases/soldatregister/search.sv.aspx '''Search Engine''']
  
=== Related Sources ===
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===Related Sources===
 
<div id="fsButtons"><span class="online_records_button">[[Sweden Online Genealogy Records]]</span><span class="community_button">[[FamilySearch Genealogy Research Groups|Ask the <br>Community]]</span></div>
 
<div id="fsButtons"><span class="online_records_button">[[Sweden Online Genealogy Records]]</span><span class="community_button">[[FamilySearch Genealogy Research Groups|Ask the <br>Community]]</span></div>
  
 
===Help Reading Swedish Records===
 
===Help Reading Swedish Records===
*You do not have to be fluent in Swedish to read these records!  They have a limited vocabulary: mother, father, born, bride, groom, married, etc. The rest of the content will be names, dates, and places, which do not need translation.  
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*[[Swedish Genealogical Word List|This '''Swedish Word List''']] covers typical  terms found in the records.  
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*You do not have to be fluent in Swedish to read these records!  They have a limited vocabulary: mother, father, born, bride, groom, married, etc. The rest of the content will be names, dates, and places, which do not need translation.
*[http://swedishgenealogyguide.com/dictionaries/swedish-historical-dictionary-database-shdd '''Swedish Historical Dictionary Database, SHDD''']: This interactive dictionary allows you to enter a word in the search box and receive the translation.  
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*[[Swedish Genealogical Word List|This '''Swedish Word List''']] covers typical  terms found in the records.
*[[Moveable Feast Day Calendar for: Sweden|'''Feast Day Calendar (Moveable)''']] and [[Fixed and Moveable Feast Days for: Sweden|'''Feast Day Lists (Fixed and Moveable)''']] will help you translate dates written in feast day form.  
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*[http://swedishgenealogyguide.com/dictionaries/swedish-historical-dictionary-database-shdd '''Swedish Historical Dictionary Database, SHDD''']: This interactive dictionary allows you to enter a word in the search box and receive the translation.
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*[[Moveable Feast Day Calendar for: Sweden|'''Feast Day Calendar (Moveable)''']] and [[Fixed and Moveable Feast Days for: Sweden|'''Feast Day Lists (Fixed and Moveable)''']] will help you translate dates written in feast day form.
 
*Sweden surnames are patronymic and change every generation, so carefully study  [[Sweden Names, Personal|'''Sweden Names, Personal''']].
 
*Sweden surnames are patronymic and change every generation, so carefully study  [[Sweden Names, Personal|'''Sweden Names, Personal''']].
*For help with reading the column headings found in more recent records, see [[Media:Swedenish_Par_Reg_and_Exam_headings.pdf|Swedish Parish Register and Household Exam Roll Headings]].
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*For help with reading the column headings found in more recent records, see [[Media:Swedenish Par Reg and Exam headings.pdf|Swedish Parish Register and Household Exam Roll Headings]].
 
*Instructions, document examples, and translations are given for [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rMIUyk19Q5Q '''Reading Swedish Birth and Christening Records 1717'''], [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VszQTkluERk '''1752'''], [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VZgh-3v2Vhw '''1771'''], [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KcLdSHQjyu0 '''1792'''], [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MP8xTy-IAPE '''1803'''], [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lcXgfbDIfpM '''1834'''], [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nLS0zRxvbss '''1854'''].
 
*Instructions, document examples, and translations are given for [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rMIUyk19Q5Q '''Reading Swedish Birth and Christening Records 1717'''], [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VszQTkluERk '''1752'''], [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VZgh-3v2Vhw '''1771'''], [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KcLdSHQjyu0 '''1792'''], [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MP8xTy-IAPE '''1803'''], [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lcXgfbDIfpM '''1834'''], [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nLS0zRxvbss '''1854'''].
  
 
===Help Reading Old Handwriting===
 
===Help Reading Old Handwriting===
:*[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UL0wFoBaCXs '''Reading Gothic Handwriting for Swedish Genealogy, Lesson 1''']  
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:*[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UL0wFoBaCXs '''Reading Gothic Handwriting for Swedish Genealogy, Lesson 1''']
 
:*[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y1yNb4BOIec '''Spelling and Phonetics for Swedish Genealogy, Lesson 2'''] — Names, dates, and key genealogical words
 
:*[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y1yNb4BOIec '''Spelling and Phonetics for Swedish Genealogy, Lesson 2'''] — Names, dates, and key genealogical words
 
:*[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eBN4XbXosGU '''Reading Gothic Handwriting for Swedish Genealogy: Put It All Together, Lesson 3''']
 
:*[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eBN4XbXosGU '''Reading Gothic Handwriting for Swedish Genealogy: Put It All Together, Lesson 3''']
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*'''Reading Scandinavian Gothic Handwritten Records:''' (free, online lessons at FamilySearch):
 
*'''Reading Scandinavian Gothic Handwritten Records:''' (free, online lessons at FamilySearch):
**{{LearningCenter2|58|Lesson 1: '''Scandinavian Gothic Letters'''}},  
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**{{LearningCenter2|58|Lesson 1: '''Scandinavian Gothic Letters'''}},
**{{LearningCenter2|59|Lesson 2: '''Names, Words, and Dates'''}}, and  
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**{{LearningCenter2|59|Lesson 2: '''Names, Words, and Dates'''}}, and
 
**{{LearningCenter2|60|Lesson 3: '''Handwritten Records'''}}<br>
 
**{{LearningCenter2|60|Lesson 3: '''Handwritten Records'''}}<br>
  
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[[Sweden Research Strategies|'''Sweden Research Strategies''']]
 
[[Sweden Research Strategies|'''Sweden Research Strategies''']]
  
=== Other Denominations ===
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===Other Denominations===
  
 
[[Frändefors Congregation of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Älvsborg, Sweden|Frändefors Congregation (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints)]]  
 
[[Frändefors Congregation of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Älvsborg, Sweden|Frändefors Congregation (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints)]]  
  
=== References: ===
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===References:===
  
 
Frändefors Husförhörslängd 1839-1844 Ortregister  
 
Frändefors Husförhörslängd 1839-1844 Ortregister  
  
 
[[Category:Parishes_in_Älvsborg_County,_Sweden]]
 
[[Category:Parishes_in_Älvsborg_County,_Sweden]]

Revision as of 18:11, 20 September 2020


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

Frändefors 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.)

Frändefors Parish, Älvsborg, Sweden Genealogy
Jurisdictions
Stift Karlstad
Pastorat -1962 Mother parish in Frändefors, Bråland, and Sundals-Ryr pastorate
1962- Frändefors
Län 1634-1997 Älvsborg
1998- Västra Götaland
Landskap Västergötland
Härad Sundal
Tingslag -1909 Sundal
1910-1947 Nordal and Sundal
1948-1970 Nordal, Sundal and Valbo
1971- Vänersborg
Domsaga Vänersborg
Fögderi -1715 Dalsland
1716-1945 Sundal
1946-1966 Vänersborg
Kommun 1863-1951 Frändefors
1952-1970 Frändefors landskommun
1971-1973 Frändefors
1974- Vändersborg
Militär indelning VESTGÖTA-DALS REGEMENTE
Valbo Kompani
Extra Soldat-Roteringen


Place Names:[edit | edit source]

Anolfsbäcken, Aspelund

Berg, Binäs Norra, Binäs Södra, Bjurhem, Bjurhemsberg, Björkemyr, Björnerud, Blakeslätten, Bodane Västra, Bodane Östra, Brasmeryr, Bråtekollserud, Bräckan, Bränneberg, Bäcken Norra, Bäcken Södra, Bäsingbol

Derrenäs, Derreviken, Dissingstakan, Djupedalen, Dykällan, Dykällan Stommen

Ekenäs Norra, Ekenäs Södra, Ekenäs Västra, Ekenäs Östra, Elgerde, Elmeryr Lövbråten, Enarstakan, Eskekärr

Fagerskog, Fagerskog Norra, Fagerskog Södra, Fjäll, Fjällsökla, Flicksäter Norra, Flicksäter Södra, Flybo Västra, Flybo Östra, Forsane, Forsane Kvarnar, Forsbol, Frändefors

Grunsbo, Gråttetorp, Grönvik, Gåseviken, Gömman

Hagen Lilla, Hakerud, Holmen, Högen

Jorsängen

Kalsrud Västra, Kalsrud Västra Stommen, Kalsrud Östra Stommen, Kasen under Stuveryr, Kattholmen, Kleverud, Klövan, Kopperud Lilla, kopperud Stora, Kvarnskogen, Kärsbol Norra, Kärsbol Södra, Kärsrud, Kärsrud Stommen, Kärerud Stommen

Laxfisket, Liljerud, Lilla Hagen, Lilla Kopperud, Lilla Lövnäs, Lilla Stuveryr, Långebo, Lönhult, Lönhult Stommen, Lövbråten under Elneryr, Lövnäs, Lövnäs Lilla

Myran, Månsatorp, Mossen

Nolbyn, Norra Binäs, Norra Bäcken, Norra Fagerskog, Norra Ekenäs, Norra Flicksäter, Norra Kärsbol, Norra Sivikan, Norra Tveten, Nyböle, Näverdraget

Ris, Rotenäs, Rud, Rölanda Västra, Rölanda Östra, Rölanda Östra Stommen, Rönningen, Rosebacken, Rösebo, Röshult

Sannerud, Selringen, Sivikan Norra, Sivikan Norra Stommen, Sivikan Södra, Sivikan Södra Stommen, Skarbo, Skog Västra, Snappetakan, Snixås, Spekerud, Stenshult Västra, Stenshult Östra, Stigen, Stommen under  Dykällen, Stommen under Kalsrud Västra, Stommen under Kalsrud Östra, Stommen under Kärsrud, Stommen under Lönhult, Stommen under Rälanda Östra, Stommen under Sivikan Norra, Stommen under  Sivikan Södra,Stommen under Stuveryr, Stommen under Tveten Norra, Stommen under Tveten Södra, Stora Kopperud, Styveryr Kasen, Stuveryr Lilla, Stuveryr Stommen, Stärkebo, Svenningstakan, Södra Binäs, Södra Bäcken, Södra Ekenäs, Södra Fagerskog, Södra Flicksäter, Södra Kärsbol, Södra Sivikan, Södra Tveten

Takan, Tjärtakan, Toresbo, Torp, Tronbäljen, Tveten Norra, Tveten Norra Stommen, Tveten Södra, Tveten Södra Stommen

Västra Bodane, Västra Ekenäs, Västra Flybo, Västra Kalsrud, Västra Rölanda, Västra Skog, Västra Stenshult

Åreberg

Ödehagen, Öna, Östra Bodane, Östra Ekenäs, Östra Flybo, Östra Kalsrud, Östra Rölanda, Östra Stenshult 




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

Other Denominations[edit | edit source]

Frändefors Congregation (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints)

References:[edit | edit source]

Frändefors Husförhörslängd 1839-1844 Ortregister