Gödestad Parish, Halland, Sweden Genealogy

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

Gödestads 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.)

Gödestad Parish, Halland, Sweden Genealogy
Jurisdictions
Stift 1989- Göteborg
Pastorat – 1961 Annex parish in Hunnestad and Gödestad pastorat
1962-2001 Annex parish in Grimeton, Rolfstorp, Hunnestad, Gödestad, Skällinge and Nösslinge pastorat
2002 – Became part of the newly created Himledalens congregation.
Län Halland
Landskap Halland
Härad Himle
Tingslag add here
Domsaga Varberg
Fögderi Varberg
Kommun 1863-1951 Gödestad
1952-1970 Himledalen
1971- Varberg
Militär indelning Norra Hallands Båtsmans-Kompani
Nya Ordin. Båtsmans-Roteringen
Extra Båtsmans-Roteringen
NAD Ref Code SE/LLA/13134
National Archive SVAR link
Swedish Wikipedia link
SCB Congregation map link
Open Street map link


Place Names[edit | edit source]

Algutstorp,

Båtsberg,

Gödestad,

Ljungstorp, Långås,

Spånggården,

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, Halland Records for a full listing of microfilmed records (some digitized online) at the Family History Librarythat 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, Halland" 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]

Gödestad Församling Husförhörslängd 1842 - 1850 Ortlista.