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Up until 1851 the parish was known as Jönköpings Slottsförsamling. From 1852 to 1921 it was named Jönköpings västra församling. After 1921 known as Jönköpings Sophia.

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Jönköping: Sofia
Stift Växjö
Pastorat -1851Jönköpings Slottsförsamling, 1852-1924 Jönköpings Kristina, Jönköpings Sofia (Västra) and Ljungarum, 1924-1958 Jönköpings Sophia, 1959 Jönköpings Sophia and Järstorp.
Län Jönköping
Landskap Småland
Härad Jönköping Rådhusrätt:
Tingslag Jönköpings rr
Domsaga Jönköping tingsrätt
Fögderi -1945 Jönköpings stad, 1946- Jönköping
Länsmansdistrikt add here
Kronofogdedistrikt add here
Kommun 1863-1970 Jönköpings stad, 1971- Jönköping kommun
Militär indelning add here
FamilySearch I.D. 6377695
NAD Ref Code SE/VALA/00171

Place Names

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  • Surrounding Parishes


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  • Church Records

  • Court Records

  • Military Records

Related Sources

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Jönköpingsbygdens Genealogiska Förenings (JBGF) hemsida

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Societies and Libraries


Jurisdictional Information from: Riksarkivet. "Jönköpings Sofia Församling." Nationell ArkivDatabas (NAD). June 2012 http://www.nad.riksarkivet.se/


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