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[[Image:Hajoms Church.jpg|thumb|right|350px|<center>Hajoms Church</center>]]
 
[[Image:Hajoms Church.jpg|thumb|right|350px|<center>Hajoms 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 = Göteborg
| Pastorat = add here
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| Pastorat = -1962 Annex parish in Berghem and Hajom pastorate<br>1862- Annex parish in Surteby-Kattunga, Fotskäls, Tostareds, Berghems and Hajoms pastorate
 
| Län = Älvsborg
 
| Län = Älvsborg
| Landskap = add here
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| Landskap = Västergötland
| Härad = add here
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| Härad = Mark
| Tingslag = add here
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| Tingslag = -1970 Mark<br>1971- Sjuhäradsbygden
| Domsaga = add here
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| Domsaga = Sjuhäradsbygden
| Fögderi = add here
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| Fögderi = -1946 Mark<br>1946-1966 Kinna
 
| 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 Hajom<br>1952-1970 Västra Mark landskommun<br>1971- Mark
| Militär indelning = add here
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| Militär indelning = VESTGÖTA REGEMENTE<br>Elfsborgs Kompani<br>ELFSBORGS REGEMENTE<br>Lif- and Marks Kompanier
 
}}  
 
}}  
  
=== Place Names: ===
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===Place Names:===
  
 
Alehagen, Andersgården, Annabäcksäng, Asjöbacken, Askebacken, Askersered Lillegården, Askersered Storegården  
 
Alehagen, Andersgården, Annabäcksäng, Asjöbacken, Askebacken, Askersered Lillegården, Askersered Storegården  
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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 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 [https://familysearch.org/locations/ '''Family History Center'''] near you.<br> Click on "Places within Sweden, Älvsborg" and then select your parish.
 
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 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 [https://familysearch.org/locations/ '''Family History Center'''] near you.<br> 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''']]
  
=== References: ===
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===References:===
  
 
Hajom Husförslängd 1837-1847 Ortregister  
 
Hajom Husförslängd 1837-1847 Ortregister  
  
 
[[Category:Parishes_in_Älvsborg_County,_Sweden]]
 
[[Category:Parishes_in_Älvsborg_County,_Sweden]]

Revision as of 13:54, 23 August 2020


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

Hajoms 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.)

Hajom Parish, Älvsborg, Sweden Genealogy
Jurisdictions
Stift Göteborg
Pastorat -1962 Annex parish in Berghem and Hajom pastorate
1862- Annex parish in Surteby-Kattunga, Fotskäls, Tostareds, Berghems and Hajoms pastorate
Län Älvsborg
Landskap Västergötland
Härad Mark
Tingslag -1970 Mark
1971- Sjuhäradsbygden
Domsaga Sjuhäradsbygden
Fögderi -1946 Mark
1946-1966 Kinna
Kommun 1863-1951 Hajom
1952-1970 Västra Mark landskommun
1971- Mark
Militär indelning VESTGÖTA REGEMENTE
Elfsborgs Kompani
ELFSBORGS REGEMENTE
Lif- and Marks Kompanier


Place Names:[edit | edit source]

Alehagen, Andersgården, Annabäcksäng, Asjöbacken, Askebacken, Askersered Lillegården, Askersered Storegården

Backagården, Björkeberg, Buabacken under Friared Övergården, Buabacken under Sörbacka, Buaslätt, Bårred Herr Olofsgården, Bårred Nolgården, Bårreds Gärde, Bårreds Kvarn, Bölabro under Friared Prästgården, Bölabro under Övergården, Bölabro under Hårsås, Bölabro under Nödinge Storegården

Dalen, Djupedalen

Elledalen, Eriksdalen, Esoebacken

Falkagården, Fattigstugan, Forsebäcken, Freabygden, Friared Nedergården, Friared Prästgården, Friared Övergården, Friaredshult, Furet, Fänriksgården,

Galtholmen under Hajom Stommen, Galtholmen under Hede Vargagården, Granliden, Gråkullen, Grönebacken, Gröneliden, Gunnared, Gyltegården

Haga, Hagen under Hajom Olofsgården, Hagen under Nödinge Backagården, Haggården, Hagkullen, Hajom Gyltegården, Hajom Olofsgården, Hajom Prästgården, Hajom Skattegården, Hajom Stommen, hallbro, Hallen, Hede, Hede Fänrikgården, Hede Vargagården, Heden under Gunnared, Heden under Hjorttorp Hede, Herr Olofsgården, Hjortmåsseås under Askersered Lillegården, Hjortmåsseås under Mölnebacka Lillegården, Hjorttorp Hede, Hjorttorp Landbogården, Hjorttorp Nedergården, Hjorttorp Övergården, Hjorttorps Hed, Hultedal, Hultet under Freabygd, Hultet under Friared Prästgården, Hultet under Hårsås, Hultet under Söbacka, Hålan under Mellby Landbogård, Hålan under Nödinge Storagården, Hårsås, Hästhagen under Mölnebacka Storegård, Hästhagen under Nödinge Storegård, Hästrebacken

Kalvhagen under Hajom Skattegården, Kalvhagen under Nödinge Haggården, Kalvhagen under Nödinge Storegården, Kroksdalen under Hjorttorp Hede, Kroksdalen under Kursered, Kronorna, Kulla, Kullagården, Kullen, Kursered, Kvarnhagen, Kärrsås

Landbogården under Hjorttorp, Landbogården under Mellby, Ledet, Lerbäcksdalen, Lillebäck, Ljungbergshult under Hajom Olofsgård, Ljungbergshult under Hajom Skattegården, Ljungliden, Ljungslätten under Friared Nedergården, Ljungslätten under Stakagården, Lunnagården, Långelid under Mosseberg, Långelid under Mölnebacka, Långelid under Storegård, Långelid under Skallared, lövslätten

Mellby Landbogården, Mellby Västergården, Mellby Östergården, Mjösjöbacken, Mosseberg, Mossen under Hajom Skattegården, Mossen under Hede Fänriksgården, Mossen under Hjorttorp Nedergården, Mossen under Mosseberg, Mölnebacka Lillegården, Mölnebacka Storegården

Nödinge Andersgården, Nödinge Backagården, Nödinge Falkagården, Nödinge Haggården, Nödinge Kullagården, Nödinge Storegården, Nolhagen, Nolängen under Nödinge Backagården, Nolängen under Nödinge Haggården, Nolängen under Nödinge Kulllagården,  Nolängen under Nödinge Storegården

Olofsgården

Prästgården under Friared, Prästgården under Hajom

Rinna, Rinnabro, Rågås

Sanddalen, Skallared, Skogslätt Stora, Stakagården, Stampen under Askersered Storegården, Stampen under Hjorttorp Hede, Stenbacken, Storehagen, Svedjorna, Sörbacka

Tomten, Torpet

Vargagården, Varpkullen, Varpås

Yxet

Ålkistebäcken

Älehagen, Ängarne, Änghagen, Änghagen Övre, Äspebacken


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 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, 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]

Hajom Husförslängd 1837-1847 Ortregister