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Stift Västerås
Pastorat -1607 Orsa and Ore, 1607- Orsa
Län 1631-1640 Kopparberg, 1641-1646 Säter, 1647- Kopparberg
Landskap Dalarna
Härad not applicable
Tingslag -1779 Orsa, Ore and Älvdalen (first half of 1779), 1779-1804 Orsa and Älvdalen, 1805-1947 Orsa, 1948-1970 Mora and Orsa
Domsaga 1687-1875 Östra, later called Österdalarne, 1876-1970 Ovansiljan, 1971- Mora
Fögderi 1720-1966 Ovansiljan, 1967- Mora
Länsmansdistrikt -1917 Orsa tingslag
Kronofogdedistrikt 1965- Mora
Kommun 1863- Orsa
Militär indelning Dal-regementet: Orsa Kompani, Extra Soldat-Roteringen, Dalregementet: Orsa kompani

Place Names

Hansjö Ytterby, Hansjö Öfverby, Holn, Kyrkbyn, Kårgärde, Orsbleck, Stackmora, Skattungbyn, Slättberg, Stenberg, Åberga, Wångsgärde.

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Orsa parish, Husförhörslängd 1840-1849 AI;29, Ort register.

Riksarkivet. "Orsa Församling." Nationell ArkivDatabas (NAD). March 2011 http://www.nad.ra.se/


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