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=== History ===
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Guide to '''Fristad Parish, Sweden ancestry, family history, and genealogy:''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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[[Image:Fristads Church.jpg|thumb|right|350px|<center>Fristads Church</center>]]
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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 = Skara
| Pastorat = add here
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| Pastorat = 1689-1860 Annex parish in Borås, Torpa, Bramhult, Fristad, Borgstena and Gingri pastorate<br>1860-1961 mother parish in Fristad, Borgstena and Gingri pastorate<br>1962- Mother parish in Fristad, Borgstena, Gingri, Tärby, Tämta and Vänga pastorate
| 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 = Veden
| Tingslag = add here
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| Tingslag = -1919 Veden<br>1920-1947 Ås, Veden and Bollebygd<br>1948- Borås
| Domsaga = add here
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| Domsaga = Borås
| Fögderi = add here
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| Fögderi = 1686-1917 Mark<br>1918 - Borås
 
| Länsmansdistrikt = add here
 
| Länsmansdistrikt = add here
| Kronofogdedistrikt = add here
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| Kronofogdedistrikt = Älvsborgs län
| Kommun = add here
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| Kommun = 1863-1973 Fristad<br>1974 – Borås
| Militär indelning = add here
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| Militär indelning = VESTGÖTA REGEMENTE<br>Elfsborgs Kompani<br>ELFSBORGS REGEMENTE<br>Ås and Veden Kompani<br>Extra Soldat-Roteringen
 
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=== Place Names: ===
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===Place Names:===
  
 
Alehagen, Andersgården, Annestorp, Arta Andersgården, Arta Ljungagården, Arta Skattegården, Arta Ödegården, Asklanda Västra, Asklanda Östra  
 
Alehagen, Andersgården, Annestorp, Arta Andersgården, Arta Ljungagården, Arta Skattegården, Arta Ödegården, Asklanda Västra, Asklanda Östra  
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To see what kind of place it is you will need a [[Sweden: Gazetteers|Swedish Gazetteer]]. <br>
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[http://www.sprakochfolkminnen.se/sprak/namn/ortnamn/ortnamnsregistret/sok-i-registret.html '''Sweden 1951 Place Names Register'''] and the [[Swedish Parish Pages|'''Swedish Parish Pages list''']] in this Wiki will give you searchable lists of places, particularly parishes and the farms within those parishes.
  
 
*'''Surrounding Parishes'''
 
*'''Surrounding Parishes'''
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=== Collections  ===
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==Collections==
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===Census Records===
  
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*[[Sweden Household Examination Records (Husförhörslängder)]]--explanation of this church record which is functionally the census of Sweden.
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*[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.
  
*'''Church Records'''
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===Church Records===
  
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====Online Database Church Records====
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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://www.familysearch.org/help/fhcenters/locations/ a FamilyHistory Center near you] free of charge.'')
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:*{{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'''] ($),
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:*[https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/catalog/?title=Sweden%20Church%20Records '''Ancestry.com'''] ($),
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:*[http://www.arkivdigital.se/search?q=%C3%84lvsborg&commit=search '''Arkiv Digital'''] ($), and
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:*[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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====Help Using ArkivDigital: Online Databases for Sweden====
  
*'''Court Records'''
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:These lessons will teach you how to use ArkivDigital:
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::*{{LearningCenter2|400|Sweden: An Introduction to ArkivDigital}}
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::*[https://familysearch.org/ask/learningViewer/67 Use the Full Scope of Arkiv Digital for Swedish Genealogy]<br>
  
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====Family History Library Records====
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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://www.familysearch.org/help/fhcenters/locations/ '''Family History Center'''] near you.
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Click on "Places within Sweden, Älvsborg" and then select your parish.
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*'''Military Records'''
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===Military Records===
  
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*[[Sweden Military Records]]
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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===
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<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>
  
*'''Digital'''
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===Help Reading Swedish 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.
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*[[Swedish Genealogical Word List|This '''Swedish Word List''']] covers typical  terms found in the records.
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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.
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*Sweden surnames are patronymic and change every generation, so carefully study  [[Sweden Names, Personal|'''Sweden Names, Personal''']].
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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]].
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*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'''].
  
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===Help Reading Old Handwriting===
  
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:*[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=Y1yNb4BOIec '''Spelling and Phonetics for Swedish Genealogy, Lesson 2'''] — Names, dates, and key genealogical words
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:*[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eBN4XbXosGU '''Reading Gothic Handwriting for Swedish Genealogy: Put It All Together, Lesson 3''']
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:*[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ge7vsmb0ngQ '''Birth and Christening Records for Swedish Genealogy''']
  
=== Societies and Libraries  ===
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*'''Reading Scandinavian Gothic Handwritten Records:''' (free, online lessons at FamilySearch):
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**{{LearningCenter2|58|Lesson 1: '''Scandinavian Gothic Letters'''}},
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**{{LearningCenter2|59|Lesson 2: '''Names, Words, and Dates'''}}, and
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**{{LearningCenter2|60|Lesson 3: '''Handwritten Records'''}}<br>
  
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===Help With Research Objectives and Strategies===
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[[Sweden Research Strategies|'''Sweden Research Strategies''']]
  
=== References: ===
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===References:===
  
 
Fristad Husförhörslängd 1832-1842 Ortregister  
 
Fristad Husförhörslängd 1832-1842 Ortregister  
  
 
[[Category:Parishes_in_Älvsborg_County,_Sweden]]
 
[[Category:Parishes_in_Älvsborg_County,_Sweden]]

Revision as of 14:39, 24 September 2020


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

Fristads 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.)

Fristad Parish, Älvsborg, Sweden Genealogy
Jurisdictions
Stift Skara
Pastorat 1689-1860 Annex parish in Borås, Torpa, Bramhult, Fristad, Borgstena and Gingri pastorate
1860-1961 mother parish in Fristad, Borgstena and Gingri pastorate
1962- Mother parish in Fristad, Borgstena, Gingri, Tärby, Tämta and Vänga pastorate
Län 1634-1997 Älvsborg
1998- Västra Götaland
Landskap Västergötland
Härad Veden
Tingslag -1919 Veden
1920-1947 Ås, Veden and Bollebygd
1948- Borås
Domsaga Borås
Fögderi 1686-1917 Mark
1918 - Borås
Kommun 1863-1973 Fristad
1974 – Borås
Militär indelning VESTGÖTA REGEMENTE
Elfsborgs Kompani
ELFSBORGS REGEMENTE
Ås and Veden Kompani
Extra Soldat-Roteringen


Place Names:[edit | edit source]

Alehagen, Andersgården, Annestorp, Arta Andersgården, Arta Ljungagården, Arta Skattegården, Arta Ödegården, Asklanda Västra, Asklanda Östra

Backagården, Biskopstorp, Björkhult, Björnmad, Bredevad

Ekenäs, Eneryd, Espenäs, Espingstorp

Fattigstugan, Flotthagen, Fristadshed, Fristads Prästgård, Frugården, Frufällan, Frälsegården

Gräslid, Gunnagården

Hallagården, Hallvik, Heden, Håstorp, Hästekullen

Intet

Klinten, Komlösa Backagården, Komlösa Gunnagården, Komlösa Hallagården, Komlösa Nygården, Komlösa Pällagården, Komlösa Skrivaregården, Komlösa Svensgården, Komlösa Östergården, Kulla, Kvarbo, Kvarnen, Kvarnåsen, Kärrsgärde

Ledsgården, Liden, Ljunga, Ljungagården, Lunnagården Västra,  Lunnagården Östra, lUrkås, Lågåsen, Långsvedjan, Länghem (Längjum) Frugården, Länghem Frälsegården, Länghem Ledsgården, Länghem Stommen, Länghem Storegården, Lövåsen

Mölarp

Nabben, Nyarp, Nybygget, Nygården

Olstorp, Oshagen

Paradis, Prästgården, Påtarp, Pällagården

Ramnavik, Råhult, Råstorp Västra, Råstorp Östra, Rölle, Rörshult

Sandvik, Sibbarp, Sik, Sjöbo, Sjötorp, Sjö-öna, Skattegården, Skinnaregården, Skogen, Skogsgården, Skällvik, Slättängen, Sparsön, Stamparna, Stommen, Storegården, Svenstorp, Solebo Lilla, Solebo Stora

Torbjörnstorp, Tubbekulla

Varpeliden, Varpeliden Lilla

Åskasvedjen, Åslätt

Äspenäs

Ödegården, Örskullen, Öreskog under Länjum, Öreskog under Råstorp, Östergården


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]

Fristad Husförhörslängd 1832-1842 Ortregister