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Jämtland: Fors
Stift -1647 Uppsala ärke, 1647- Härnösand
Pastorat -1881 Ragunda, 1881- Fors
Län 1645-1654 Härnösands län, 1655-1762 Gävleborg, 1762-1810 Västernorrland, 1810- Jämtland
Landskap Jämtland
Härad not applicable
Tingslag -1741 Jämtlands domsaga, 1741- Ragunda
Domsaga 1680-1811 Jämtland, 1812-1878 Norra Jämtland, 1879- Jämtlands östra
Fögderi 1720-1809 Jämtlands fögderi, 1810-1883 Jämtlands norra fögderi, 1884-1970 Jämtlands östra fögderi, 1971- Östersunds fögderi
Länsmansdistrikt add here
Kronofogdedistrikt add here
Kommun 1863-1973 Fors kommun, 1974- Ragunda kommun
Militär indelning Jemtlands Fältjägare-Corps, Jemtlands Hästjägare-Corps, Jämtlands fältjägarregemente, Norrlands dragonregemente

Place Names

Annedals Sågverk, Bispgården, Byn, Böle, Ede, Gussjö sågverk, Lappar,Långsjönäset, Oppåsen, Prästbordet, Utanede, Västeråsen, Åsen, Öings sågverk, Österede, Österåsen.

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Fors parish, Husförhörslängd 1843-1851, AI;6, Ort register.

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


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