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''[[Europe]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Sweden Genealogy|Sweden]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Älvsborg County, Sweden Genealogy|Älvsborg County]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' [[Hyssna parish, Sweden|Hyssna parish]]  
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Guide to '''Hyssna Parish, Sweden ancestry, family history, and genealogy:''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.  
 
Guide to '''Hyssna 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:Hyssna Church.jpg|thumb|right|175px|<center>Hyssna Church</center>]]
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=== 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 = Annex parish in Sätila and Hyssna pastorate
| Län = Älvsborg
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| Län = 1634-1997 Älvsborg<br>1998- Västra Götaland
| 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 = -1945 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 Hyssna<br>1952-1970 Sätila landskommun<br>1971-  Mark
| Militär indelning = add here
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| Militär indelning = VESTGÖTA REGEMENTE<br>Elfsborgs Kompani<br>ELFSBORGS REGEMENTE
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| NAD Ref Code = SE/GLA/13230
 
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=== Place Names: ===
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===Place Names:===
  
 
Ansered, Asparås  
 
Ansered, Asparås  
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Önnered, Östergården Bonnared, Östergården Grönered, Östergården Hyssnabacka, Övregården Backa<br><br><br><br>  
 
Önnered, Östergården Bonnared, Östergården Grönered, Östergården Hyssnabacka, Övregården Backa<br><br><br><br>  
  
[http://www2.sofi.se/SOFIU/topo1951/_cdweb/ '''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.
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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==
 
===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-1880-1920?s=218489221 Sweden Household Examination Books, 1880 - 1920], ($), index and images. Also on Also on [http://www.arkivdigital.se/search?q=%C3%84lvsborg&commit=search '''Arkiv Digital'''] ($), 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'''] ($).
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*[https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10180/sweden-household-examination-books-1840-1947 Sweden Household Examination Books, 1840-1947], ($), index and images. Also on [http://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.'')  
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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.'')  
:*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1978773?collectionNameFilter=false '''FamilySearch Historical Records'''].  
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:*[https://www.myheritage.com/research/category-Sweden/sweden?s=218489221 '''MyHeritage.com'''] ($),  
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:*{{RecordSearch|1978773|'''Sweden, Älvsborg Church Records, 1642-1897; index 1681-1860'''}} at FamilySearch.
:*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/cardcatalog.aspx#ccat=hc=25&dbSort=1&sbo=1&title=Sweden&keyword=& '''Ancestry.com'''] ($),
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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'''] ($),
:*[https://sok.riksarkivet.se/digitala-arkiv?Arkivsok=&EndastDigitaliserat=false&Lan=V%C3%A4stra+G%C3%B6talands+l%C3%A4n&Arkivtyp=Kyrkoarkiv&AvanceradSok=False&PageSize=20&typAvLista=Standard '''SVAR'''] ($).
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:*[http://www.arkivdigital.se/search?q=%C3%84lvsborg&commit=search '''Arkiv Digital'''] ($), and
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:*[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:
::*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/sweden-an-introduction-to-arkivdigital/886 Sweden: An Introduction to ArkivDigital]
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::*{{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 Library, that may be viewed on loan at a [https://familysearch.org/locations/ family history center] near you. Click on "Places within Sweden, Älvsborg" and then select your parish.
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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://www.familysearch.org/help/fhcenters/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===
{{Click|Image:Sweden_ORP.png|Sweden Online Genealogy Records}}[[File:Ask the Community Button New Version.jpg|link=FamilySearch Genealogy Research Groups on Facebook]]
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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>
  
 
===Help Reading Swedish Records===
 
===Help Reading Swedish Records===
*You do not have to be fluent in Swedish to read these records!  The 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.
*Denmark surnames are patronymic and change every generation, so carefully study  [[Sweden Names, Personal|'''Sweden Names, Personal''']].
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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.
*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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*Sweden surnames are patronymic and change every generation, so carefully study  [[Sweden Names, Personal|'''Sweden Names, Personal''']].
*Instructions, document examples, and translations are given for [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-swedish-birth-and-christening-records-1717/1282 '''Reading Swedish Birth and Christening Records 1717'''], [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-swedish-birth-and-christening-records-1752/1283 '''1752'''], [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-swedish-birth-and-christening-records-1771/1284 '''1771'''], [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-swedish-birth-and-christening-records-1792/1285 '''1792'''], [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-swedish-birth-and-christening-records-1803/1235 '''1803'''], [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-swedish-birth-and-christening-records-1834/1234 '''1834'''], [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-swedish-birth-and-christening-records-1854/1233 '''1854'''].
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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'''].
  
 
===Help Reading Old Handwriting===
 
===Help Reading Old Handwriting===
:*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/results.html?resultListItem=1&fq=place%3A%22Sweden%22&fq=skill_level%3A%22Beginner%22&fq=subjects_en%3A%22Instruction%20and%20methodology%2FEducation%2F%22 '''Reading Gothic Handwriting for Swedish Genealogy, Lesson 1''']
 
:*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/spelling-and-phonetics-for-swedish-genealogy/1307 '''Spelling and Phonetics for Swedish Genealogy, Lesson 2'''] — Names, dates, and key genealogical words
 
:*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-gothic-handwriting-for-swedish-genealogy-put-it-all-together/1337 '''Reading Gothic Handwriting for Swedish Genealogy: Put It All Together, Lesson 3''']
 
:*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/birth-and-christening-records-for-swedish-genealogy/1223 '''Birth and Christening Records for Swedish Genealogy''']
 
  
*'''Reading Scandinavian Gothic Handwritten Records:''' (free, online lessons at FamilySearch):
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:*[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UL0wFoBaCXs '''Reading Gothic Handwriting for Swedish Genealogy, Lesson 1''']
**[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-scandinavian-gothic-handwritten-records-lesson-1-scandinavian-gothic-letters/255 Lesson 1: '''Scandinavian Gothic Letters'''],
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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
**[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-scandinavian-gothic-handwritten-records-lesson-2-names-words-and-dates/257 Lesson 2:''' Names, Words, and Dates'''], and
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:*[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eBN4XbXosGU '''Reading Gothic Handwriting for Swedish Genealogy: Put It All Together, Lesson 3''']
**[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-scandinavian-gothic-handwritten-records-lesson-3-handwritten-records/256 Lesson 3: '''Handwritten Records''']<br>
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:*[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ge7vsmb0ngQ '''Birth and Christening Records for Swedish Genealogy''']
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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''
  
 
===Help With Research Objectives and Strategies===  
 
===Help With Research Objectives and Strategies===  
 
[[Sweden Research Strategies|'''Sweden Research Strategies''']]
 
[[Sweden Research Strategies|'''Sweden Research Strategies''']]
  
=== References: ===
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Hyssna Husförhörslängd 1840-1845 Ortregister  
 
Hyssna Husförhörslängd 1840-1845 Ortregister  
  
 
[[Category:Parishes_in_Älvsborg_County,_Sweden]]
 
[[Category:Parishes_in_Älvsborg_County,_Sweden]]

Revision as of 19:45, 9 November 2020


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

Hyssna Church
Hyssna gamla 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.)

Hyssna Parish, Älvsborg, Sweden Genealogy
Jurisdictions
Stift Göteborg
Pastorat Annex parish in Sätila and Hyssna pastorate
Län 1634-1997 Älvsborg
1998- Västra Götaland
Landskap Västergötland
Härad Mark
Tingslag -1970 Mark
1971- Sjuhäradsbygden
Domsaga Sjuhäradsbygden
Fögderi -1945 Mark
1946-1966 Kinna
Kommun 1863-1951 Hyssna
1952-1970 Sätila landskommun
1971- Mark
Militär indelning VESTGÖTA REGEMENTE
Elfsborgs Kompani
ELFSBORGS REGEMENTE
NAD Ref Code SE/GLA/13230
National Archive SVAR link
Swedish Wikipedia link
SCB Congregation map link
Open Street map link


Place Names:[edit | edit source]

Ansered, Asparås

Backa Nedregården, Backa Västergården, Backa Östergården, Backa Övregården, Bengtsgården Bua, Björkås, Björnåsen, Bläsebol, Bockasvedjorna, Bonnared Gästgivaregården, Bonnared Mellangården, Bonnared Västergården, Bonnared Östergården, Borradalen under Hyssna Stom, Borradalen under Hyssnabacka Östergården, Brandskog, Brattastocken, Brattelid under Hyssna Stom, Brattelid under Hyssnabacka Västergården, Brattås, Brodal, Brunsberg, Bränne Gräskärr, Brännemo, Brännerna, Brännet, Bua Bengtsgården, Bua Bengtsgården Soldattorp, Bua Hansagården, Bugared, Buttjärn

Dammet under Bua Bengtsgården, Dammet under Klateberg Nilsagården, Dragared, Dragared Skatte Säteri, Dukared, Dukared Soldattorp

Ekedalen, Ekekullen, Elingebäcken, Elmhult, Elmås

Fagerås under Torstensered, Flybacka, Foglekroken, Friared Nedregården, Fåraklipporna

Getekulla, Glafsared, Granagården, Grindatorp, Gräskärr, Gräskärrsbränne under Hyssnabacka Västergården, Gräskärrsbränne under Låckö, Grönered Västergården, Grönered Östergården, Gröneslätt, Gunnestorp, Gutalid, Gästgivaregården Bonared

Habacken, Hagen, Hansagården Bua, Hulegården Hyssna, Hultås, Hyssna Hulegården, Hyssna Högen, Hyssna Högen Soldattorp, Hyssna Sanden, Hyssna Stom, Hyssna Torp Kr. Fogde Boställe, Hyssnabacka Västergården, Hyssnabacka Östergården, Häljaslätt, Härsjöknatt, Härsjösand, Högarebacken, Högen Hyssna, Hökarunden, Hökås Lillegården, Hökås Storegården

Jutakärr, Jutalid

Kilen, Killingahagen, Klateberg Kockagården, Klateberg Nilsagården, Klippasvedjorna, Kockagården Klateberg, Korsås, Kriken, Krokabäcka, Krokbäcken, Kroksjödal, Kroksjönabbe, Kroksjöås, Kråkedalen, Kråkedalskärr, Kråledalslid, Kröseliden, Kyrkokulle, Kärr

Liagärde, Lidagärde, Liden, Lillasjö, Lillaskog, Lillegården Hökås, Lindåsen, Lindåsen, Ljungslätt, Loftås, Lyckås, Låckö, Långakärr, Långared, Långasvedjan, Långebro, Långelid, Långemad, Lönåsen, Lövelid, Lövås

Makullen, Malins Backe, Maljerns Ryd, Maåsen, Mellangården Bonared, Melltorp Reartsgården, Melltorp Smedsgården, Melltorp Svensgården, Mjöbacken

Nedregården Backa, Nedregården Friared, Nilsagården Klateberg, Nolbacka, Nordgård Rya, Nybygget under Bua Hansagården, Nybygget under Hyssna Sanden, Nybygget under Låkö, Nybygget under Stjärnhult, Nybygget under Torstensered

Olideberg, Olleberg, Olofsered, Osås

Pjetared, Planterhagen

Reartsgården Melltorp, Ringsbacke, Ringsdalen, Rosekulle, Rya Nordgården, Rya Nordgården Soldattorp, Rya Såg, Rya Sörgården, Rya Sörgården Soldattorp, Rännås

Sanden Hyssna, Sandvad, Sandvad under Hyssna Hulegården, Sandvad under Hyssnabacka Östergården, Sandvad under Melltorp Smedsgården, Skatte Säteri Dragared, Skogagården, Skolhuset, Skämningared, Skämningared Soldattorp, Slätthult under Bonnared Mellangården, Slätthult under Bonnared Västergården, Slätthult under Bua Bengtsgården, Slätthult under Bua Hansagården, Slätthult under Låkö, Slätthult under Stenabol, Smedsgården Melltorp, Snarekullen, Snäret, Soldattorp under Bua Bengtsgården, Soldattorp under Bugared, Soldattorp under Dukared, Soldattorp under Hyssna Högen, Soldattorp under Olofsered, Soldattorp under Rya Nordgården, Soldattorp under Rya Sörgården, Soldattorp under Skämningared, Stenabol, Stjernhult, Stjärnsbacke, Stocklid, Stommen Hyssna, Stomsås, Storegården Hökås, Styckesliden, Surtedal, Svedjorna under Hökås Lillegården, Sveksdalen under Hyssna Högen, Sveksdalen under Melltorp Svensgården, Svensdalen, Svensgården Melltorp, Svenshult, Sundkärnsbacke, Sågen Rya, Sörgården

Tjurdal under Brandskog, Tjurdal under Hyssnabacka Östergården, Tjärnsbacka, Torp Hyssna, Torsered, Torstensered, trinnekulle

Viken Västergården, Viken Östergården, Väderviksbacken, Västergården Bonnared, Västergården Grönered, Västergården Hyssnabacka, Västergården Viken

Älmhult, Älmås under Dragared, Älmås under Långared, Ängamot, Ängahagen, Ängsvedjorna, Ängtjärnsryd

Önnered, Östergården Bonnared, Östergården Grönered, Östergården Hyssnabacka, Övregården Backa



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]

Hyssna Husförhörslängd 1840-1845 Ortregister