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Title in the Language of the Record - Swedish

Sverige Halland Kyrkoböcker Register

Record Description

The collection consists of church records from the county of Halland. It contains the following types of records:

  • Clerical surveys
  • Registers of birth, marriage, and death
  • Indexes to births, marriages, and deaths
  • Move-in and move-out lists
  • Confirmations
  • Church accounts

The records are handwritten in narrative style. They cover the years 1615 to 1904; index 1615 to 1860.

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Sweden, Halland Church Records, 1615-1904; index 1615-1860.

Record History, Content and Use

For details about the contents of these records, their history, and help using them see the following wiki articles:

Search the Collection

To search the collection:
⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page
⇒Select the appropriate "Parish"
⇒Select the appropriate "Records"
⇒Select the appropriate "Volume and Year" which takes you to the images.

Help with the Language

These records are in Swedish so you will need to be able to understand written Swedish. For help with reading the records, please see the following wiki articles:

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Citations for This Collection

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Collection Citation:

"Sweden, Halland Church Records, 1615-1904; index 1615-1860." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2015. Citing Landsarkivet i Lund.

Image citation:

The citation for an image is available on each image in this collection by clicking Show Citation at the bottom left of the image screen. You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Sweden, Halland Church Records, 1615-1904; index 1615-1860.


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