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''[[Europe]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Sweden]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Västerbotten County, Sweden|Västerbotten County]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' [[Holmön_parish,_Sweden|Holmön parish]]  
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Guide to '''Holmön parish, Sweden ancestry, family history, and genealogy:''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.  
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Guide to '''Holmön 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:Holmön Church.jpg|thumb|right|200px|<center>Holmön Church</center>]]
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=== History  ===
  
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Holmön parish was broken out of Umeå county parish as chapel parish 1802. On August 24, 1923, the parish was considered an annex parish.
  
=== History  ===
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The parish was part of a pastorate with Umeå county parish (mother parish) 1802-1834 and from 1835 be part of a pastorate with Sävars parish (mother parish).
  
(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
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The parishes of Holmön and Sävar were part of a church community that was added in 1933 and which from 1977 also included a common economy. The documents of the church community are recorded in Sävar's church archives.
| Stift = add here
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<br> {{Infobox Swedish Parishes
| Pastorat = add here
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| Stift = -1904 Härnösand, 1904- Luleå
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| Pastorat = -1820 Umeå lands
 
| Län = Västerbotten
 
| Län = Västerbotten
| Landskap = add here
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| Landskap = Västerbotten
 
| Härad = add here
 
| Härad = add here
| Tingslag = add here
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| Tingslag = 923-1964 Umeå domsagas, 1965-1970 Västerbottens södra domsagas
| Domsaga = add here
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| Domsaga = 1923-1964 Umeå, 1965-1970 Västerbottens södra, 1971-1973 Umebygdens tingsrätts, 1974- Umeå tingsrätts
| Fögderi = add here
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| Fögderi = -1946 Umeå
| Länsmansdistrikt = add here
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| Länsmansdistrikt = Sävar
 
| Kronofogdedistrikt = add here
 
| Kronofogdedistrikt = add here
| Kommun = add here
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| Kommun = 1923-1973 Holmön, 1974- Umeå
 
| Militär indelning = add here
 
| Militär indelning = add here
 
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There are no records of villages listed only names of people.<br>  
 
There are no records of villages listed only names of people.<br>  
  
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], ($), index and images. Also on [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9731 '''Ancestry.com'''], ($), [http://www.arkivdigital.se/search?q=V%C3%A4sterbotten&commit=search'''Arkiv Digital'''] ($), and [https://sok.riksarkivet.se/digitala-arkiv?Arkivsok=&EndastDigitaliserat=false&Lan=V%C3%A4sterbottens+l%C3%A4n&Arkivtyp=Kyrkoarkiv&AvanceradSok=False&PageSize=20&typAvLista=Standard '''SVAR'''] at Riksarkivet.
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===Church Records===
  
(write information about the different collections, or tips on using them)  
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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|1979430|Sweden, Västerbotten Church Records, 1619-1896; index, 1688-1860}} 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=V%C3%A4sterbotten&commit=search '''Arkiv Digital'''] ($), and
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:*[https://sok.riksarkivet.se/digitala-arkiv?Arkivsok=&EndastDigitaliserat=false&Lan=V%C3%A4sterbottens+l%C3%A4n&Arkivtyp=Kyrkoarkiv&AvanceradSok=False&PageSize=20&typAvLista=Standard '''SVAR'''] at Riksarkivet.
  
*'''Church Records'''
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====Help Using ArkivDigital: Online Databases for Sweden====
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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://www.familysearch.org/help/helpcenter/lessons/use-the-full-scope-of-arkiv-digital-for-swedish-genealogy 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=149408&query=%2Bplace%3A%22Sweden%2C%20V%C3%A4sterbotten%22 '''Sweden, Västerbotten 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://www.familysearch.org/help/fhcenters/locations/ '''Family History Center'''] near you.<br> Click on "Places within Sweden, Västerbotten" and then select your parish.
*'''Court Records'''
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===Military Records===
 
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*[[Sweden Military Records]]
*'''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''']
 
 
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=== Related Sources  ===
 
=== 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''']
  
*'''Printed'''
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*'''FamilySearch Online Lessons - Reading Scandinavian Handwriting:'''
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**[https://www.familysearch.org/help/helpcenter/lessons/scandinavian-handwriting Scandinavian Handwriting]
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**[https://www.familysearch.org/help/helpcenter/lessons/scandinavian-handwriting-part-3 Scandinavian Handwriting, part 3]
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**''No part 2 available''
  
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===Help With Research Objectives and Strategies===
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[[Sweden Research Strategies|'''Sweden Research Strategies''']]
  
=== Societies and Libraries  ===
 
 
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=== References  ===
 
=== References  ===
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For history, refer to Riksarkivet Holmön Kyrkoarkiv under "Visa historik för Holmöns kyrkoarkiv".
  
 
Holmön parish, Husförhörslängd, 1830-1850.  
 
Holmön parish, Husförhörslängd, 1830-1850.  
  
 
[[Category:Parishes_in_Västerbotten_County,_Sweden]]
 
[[Category:Parishes_in_Västerbotten_County,_Sweden]]

Latest revision as of 14:00, 24 February 2021


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

Holmön Church

History[edit | edit source]

Holmön parish was broken out of Umeå county parish as chapel parish 1802. On August 24, 1923, the parish was considered an annex parish.

The parish was part of a pastorate with Umeå county parish (mother parish) 1802-1834 and from 1835 be part of a pastorate with Sävars parish (mother parish).

The parishes of Holmön and Sävar were part of a church community that was added in 1933 and which from 1977 also included a common economy. The documents of the church community are recorded in Sävar's church archives.


Holmön Parish, Västerbotten, Sweden Genealogy
Jurisdictions
Stift -1904 Härnösand, 1904- Luleå
Pastorat -1820 Umeå lands
Län Västerbotten
Landskap Västerbotten
Härad add here
Tingslag 923-1964 Umeå domsagas, 1965-1970 Västerbottens södra domsagas
Domsaga 1923-1964 Umeå, 1965-1970 Västerbottens södra, 1971-1973 Umebygdens tingsrätts, 1974- Umeå tingsrätts
Fögderi -1946 Umeå
Kommun 1923-1973 Holmön, 1974- Umeå
Militär indelning add here


Place Names[edit | edit source]

There are no records of villages listed only names of people.

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, Västerbotten 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, Västerbotten" 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]

For history, refer to Riksarkivet Holmön Kyrkoarkiv under "Visa historik för Holmöns kyrkoarkiv".

Holmön parish, Husförhörslängd, 1830-1850.