Hedemora Landsförsamling Parish, Kopparberg, Sweden Genealogy

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

Stjärnsunds Church
Vikmanshyttans Church
Hedemora Church

History[edit | edit source]

Hedemora Municipality is a municipality in Dalarna County in central Sweden and its seat is in the city of Hedemora.
In 1966 the City of Hedemora was united with the rural municipality by the same name and with Husby.

Hedemora Landsförsamling Parish, Kopparberg, Sweden Genealogy
Stift 1607- Västerås
Pastorat -1911 Hedemora stadsförsamling, Hedemora landsförsamling and Norns bruksförsamling, 1912-1960 Hedemora stadsförsamling and Hedemora landsförsamling
Län 1631-1635 Säter, 1636-1640 Kopparberg, 1641-1646 Sala, 1647- Kopparberg
Landskap Dalarna
Härad add here
Tingslag add here
Domsaga add here
Fögderi 1720 - 1885 Näsgårds läns, 1886 - 1960 Hedemora
Kommun 1863 - 1960 Hedemora landskommun
Militär indelning Västmanlands Regemente, Dalregemente,
NAD Ref Code SE/ULA/10388
National Archive SVAR link
Swedish Wikipedia link
SCB Congregation map link
Open Street map link

Place Names[edit | edit source]

Anders Jönsbo,

Björkriset, Boda, Bya, Bäckarbo,



Finnsta Wretbo,





Laggarbo, Lassbo,

Matsbo, Munkbo, Mässingsbo,

Norrby, Norrhytta, Norrtägten, Nyhytta,


Tjernan, Thurbo Bruk, Thurbo By, Thurbo Ängarne,

Westanå, Wikmanshytte Bruk, Wikmanshytte By,

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, Kopparberg 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, Kopparberg 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]

Hedemora, Husförhörslängd 1840-1846 (AI:16b), Ortregister.

Riksarkivet. "Hedemora landsförsamling Församling." Nationell ArkivDatabas (NAD). March 2011 http://www.nad.ra.se/

Riksarkivet. "Hedemora församling 1961- Församling." Nationell ArkivDatabas (NAD). March 2011 http://www.nad.ra.se/

Riksarkivet. "Garpenberg Församling." Nationell ArkivDatabas (NAD). March 2011 http://www.nad.ra.se/

Skatteverket. "Hedemora landsförsamling ." Förteckning (Sveriges församlingar genom tiderna). March 2011 Sveriges församlingar genom tiderna