Älvsborg County, Sweden

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=== '''History'''  ===
 
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Information about when the county was created. Geographical location and the neighboring counties in context to family history research. Älsvsborg county is part of [[Dalsland Province, Sweden|Dalsland Province]] and [[Västergötland Province, Sweden|Västegötland Province]].<br>  
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Älvsborg County was created in 1634. On Dec. 31, 1997 the county was dissolved, becoming part of the county of Västra Götaland on Jan. 1, 1998.
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Älsvsborg County is part of [[Dalsland Province, Sweden|Dalsland Province]] and [[Västergötland Province, Sweden|Västegötland Province]].<br>  
  
 
The [[Swedish County Letters|county letter]] for Älvsborg is: P  
 
The [[Swedish County Letters|county letter]] for Älvsborg is: P  
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*Databases for Älvsborg Research<br>  
 
*Databases for Älvsborg Research<br>  
 
*Gazetteers  
 
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*[[Genealogical Societies in Västergötland, Sweden|Genealogical Societies in Västergötland]]
 
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*Maps  
 
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*Ale härad  
 
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*Bjärke härad  
 
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*Redvägs härad  
 
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*[[FamilySearch Digital Image Collection for Älvsborg, Sweden|FamilySearch Digital Images for Älvsborg County]]
 
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Revision as of 15:32, 8 April 2013

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Contents

History

Älvsborg County was created in 1634. On Dec. 31, 1997 the county was dissolved, becoming part of the county of Västra Götaland on Jan. 1, 1998.

Älsvsborg County is part of Dalsland Province and Västegötland Province.

The county letter for Älvsborg is: P

Tools

  • Maps
  • Älvsborg Word List

Districts

  • Ale härad
  • Bjärke härad
  • Bollebygds härad
  • Flundre härad
  • Gäsene härad
  • Kinds härad
  • Kullings härad
  • Marks härad
  • Nordals härad
  • Redvägs härad
  • Sundals härad
  • Tössbo härad
  • Valbo härad
  • Vedbo härad
  • Vedens härad
  • Väne härad
  • Vättle härad
  • Ås härad


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