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In 1636 this parish was created from Mora parish.

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Stift Västerås
Pastorat - 1868 Mora, 1868- Våmhus
Län Kopparberg
Landskap Dalarna
Härad not applicable
Tingslag 1868-1893 Mora, Sollerö and Venjan, 1894-1947 Mora, 1948-1970 Mora and Orsa
Domsaga 1868-1875 Österdalarne, 1876-1970 Ovansiljan, 1971- Mora
Fögderi 1868-1966 Ovansiljan, 1967- Mora
Länsmansdistrikt -1917 Mora
Kronofogdedistrikt 1965- Mora
Kommun add here
Militär indelning Dalregementet: Mora and Orsa kompanier
FamilySearch I.D. 6373220
NAD Ref Code SE/ULA/11701

Place Names

Bergkarlås, Björkvassla, Bonäs, Bäck,
Garsås, Gopshus,
Heden, Hemus Höjen,
Indor, Isunda,
Kråkberg, Kumbelnäs, Limbäck, Långlet,
Moren, Morkarlby, Myran,
Noreberg, Noret, Nusnäs,
Selja, Siljansfors, Storbyn Östra, Storbyn Västra, Stranden,
Västra Storbyn,
Wattnäs, Widbäcken, Wika, Winäs,
Öna, Östnor, Östra Storbyn,

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Våmhus parish, Husförhörslängd 1847-1856, AI;4a, b, and c, Ort register.

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


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