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Stift -1647 Uppsala ärke, 1647- Härnösand
Pastorat -1906 Sunne, 1906- Frösö
Län 1645-1654 Härnösands län, 1655-1762 Gävleborg, 1762-1810 Västernorrland, 1810- Jämtland
Landskap Jämtland
Härad not applicable
Tingslag -1741 Jämtlands domsaga, 1741-1916 Sunne, 1916- Sunne, Oviken and Hallen
Domsaga 1680-1811 Jämtland, 1812-1878 Södra Jämtland, 1879- Jämtlands västra
Fögderi 1720-1809 Jämtlands fögderi, 1810-1883 Jämtlands södra fögderi, 1884-1970 Jämtlands västra fögderi, 1971- Östersunds fögderi
Länsmansdistrikt add here
Kronofogdedistrikt add here
Kommun 1863-1970 Frösö köping, 1971- Östersunds kommun
Militär indelning Jemtlands Hästjägare-Corps, Jemtlands Fältjägare-Corps, Jämtlands fältjägarregemente, Norrlands dragonregemente

Place Names

Berge, Bällsta, Tillsta, Genvalla, Glaset, Hof, Härke, Knytta, Kungsgården, Långaker, Mjelle, Michelsgård, Mållsta, Mällbyn, Namn, Rasten, Rise, Rotehjon ( poor people supported by a rote), Stocke, Slandrom, Stensgården, Tanne, Walla, Wallsundet, Westbyn, Westerhus,  Wågle, Öhne, Östberg.

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Frösö parish, Husförhörslängd 1843-1851, AI;8, Ort register.

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


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