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In 1781 this parish was created from Hammerdal parish.

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Pastorat 1781-1873 Hammerdal, 1873- Stugun
Län 1645-1654 Härnösands län, 1655-1762 Gävleborg, 1762-1810 Västernorrland, 1810-1879 mostly in Jämtland but Borgvattnet itself in Vasternorrland, 1880- Jämtland
Landskap Jämtland
Härad not applicable
Tingslag -1741 Jämtlands domsaga, 1741- Ragunda
Domsaga 1680-1811 Jämtlands, 1812-1878 Norra Jämtland, 1879- Jämtlands norra
Fögderi 1781-1809 Jämtlands fögderi, 1810-1970 Jämtlands norra, 1884-1945 Jämtlands östra, 1971- Östersunds fögderi
Länsmansdistrikt add here
Kronofogdedistrikt add here
Kommun 1863-1951 Borgvattnet, 1952-1973 Stugun, 1974- Ragunda
Militär indelning add here

Place Names

Borgsjön, Tullsjön, Björkvattnet Ramsele, Borgvattnet, Sörviken, Aspnäset, Skyttmon, Ede Hammerdal, Boberg, Selet.

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Jurisdictional information from: Riksarkivet, “Borgvattnet”, at Nationell ArkivDatabas (NAD). November 2011.

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


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