Idre Parish, Kopparberg, Sweden Genealogy

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

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.)

Idre Parish, Kopparberg, Sweden Genealogy
Stift 1645- Västerås
Pastorat 1645-1651 Älvdalen and Särna with Idre, 1651-1918 Särna and Idre, 1918- Idre
Län 1645- Kopparberg
Landskap Dalarna
Härad not applicable
Tingslag -1778 Mora, Venjan and Särna, 1779-1842 Mora, Sollerö, Venjan and Särna, 1843-1861 Älvdalen and Särna, 1862-1947 Särna, even called Särna and Idre, 1948-1970 Älvdals, Särna and Idre
Domsaga 1687-1875 Östra, later called Österdalarne, 1876-1970 Ovansiljan, 1971- Mora
Fögderi 1720-1966 Ovansiljan, 1967- Mora
Kommun 1863-1915 Särna, 1916-1970 Idre, 1971- Älvdalen
Militär indelning Dalregementet: Orsa kompani
NAD Ref Code SE/ULA/10476
National Archive SVAR link
Swedish Wikipedia link
SCB Congregation map link
Open Street map link

Place Names[edit | edit source]



Fjätdalen, Fjäten, Flötningen, Foskros,


Hugut, Hågådahlen, Hånå, Högstgården,

Idre by,



Skärvagen, Smijorden, Storbo, Stranden, Sunnantill.

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,, and 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]

Help With Research Objectives and Strategies[edit | edit source]

Sweden Research Strategies

References[edit | edit source]

Idre parish, Husförhörslängd 1797-1829, AI;1, Ort register.

Riksarkivet. "Idre Församling." Nationell ArkivDatabas (NAD). March 2011