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Gullholmen Parish, Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden Genealogy

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

Gullholmens Church


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Gullholmen Parish, Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden Genealogy
Stift Göteborg
Pastorat 1798-1888 Annex parish in Morlanda, Käringön, Mollösunds, Gullholmen, and Fiskebäckskil pastorat
1888-1924 Annex parish in Morlanda, Mollösund, Gullholmen, Käringön, and Skaftö
1924- Annex parish in Morlanda, Mollösund, Gullholmen and Käringön pastorat
Län Göteborg och Bohus
Landskap Bohuslän
Härad Orusts Västra and Östra
Tingslag 1799-1954 Orust andTjörn
1955-1970 Orust, Tjörn and Inland
Domsaga add here
Fögderi 1798-1946 Orust and Tjörn
1946-1966 Uddevalla
Kommun 1863-1951 Gullholmen
1952-1970 Morlanda
1971- Orust
Militär indelning add here

Place Names

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Census Records

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,, and are available at a FamilyHistory Center near you free of charge.)

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Family History Library Records

Click Sweden, Göteborg och Bohus 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, Göteborg och Bohus" and then select your parish.

Military Records

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