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[[Portal:Norway|'''''Norway''''']] &gt; '''''[[Finnmark County, Norway|Finnmark County]] &gt;&nbsp;Alta''''' <br>
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[[Norway|'''''Norway''''']] &gt; '''''[[Finnmark County, Norway|Finnmark County]] &gt;&nbsp;Alta''''' <br>
  
 
=== Church Records  ===
 
=== Church Records  ===
  
Microfilm of parish registers available at the [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=5054&disp=Kirkeb%C3%B8ker++ Family History Library ]for Alta prestegjeld (clerical district).&nbsp;&nbsp;Contains parish registers for the parishes Alta and Kåfjord. They were separated from the combined Alta-Talvik clerical district in 1862. For earlier records see Talvik clerical district.&nbsp; Records from 1837-1904.&nbsp;  
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Microfilm of parish registers available at the {{FHL|5054|title-id|disp=Family History Library }}for Alta prestegjeld (clerical district).&nbsp;&nbsp;Contains parish registers for the parishes Alta and Kåfjord. They were separated from the combined Alta-Talvik clerical district in 1862. For earlier records see Talvik clerical district.&nbsp; Records available&nbsp;from 1837-1904.&nbsp;  
  
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For 1862 and earlier see [[Talvik, Norway|Talvik]]&nbsp;  
  
Digitized images of parish registers available online at Digitalarkivet (Digital Archives).&nbsp; [http://www.arkivverket.no/URN:kb_read?idx_id=195 Alta:&nbsp; 1903-1921 Lysningsprotokoll&nbsp;]
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Digitized images of parish registers available online at Digitalarkivet (Digital Archives).&nbsp; [http://www.arkivverket.no/URN:kb_read?idx_id=195 Alta:&nbsp; 1903-1921 Lysningsprotokoll&nbsp;]  
  
[http://www.arkivverket.no/URN:kb_read?idx_id=9756 Alta/Alta:&nbsp; 1858-1878 (klokkerbok)]  
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[http://www.arkivverket.no/URN:kb_read?idx_id=9756 Alta/Alta:&nbsp; 1858-1878 (Klokkerbok)],&nbsp;[http://www.arkivverket.no/URN:kb_read?idx_id=9990 &nbsp;Alta/Alta:&nbsp; 1858-1878 (Ministerialbok)&nbsp;]  
  
[http://www.arkivverket.no/URN:kb_read?idx_id=6763 Alta/Alta:&nbsp; 1879-1892]  
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[http://www.arkivverket.no/URN:kb_read?idx_id=6763 Alta/Alta:&nbsp; 1879-1892 (Ministerialbok)], [http://www.arkivverket.no/URN:kb_read?idx_id=3742 Alta/Alta:&nbsp; 1892-1904 (Ministerialbok)], [http://www.arkivverket.no/URN:kb_read?idx_id=112 Alta/Alta:&nbsp; 1904-1918 (Ministerialbok)]  
  
[http://www.arkivverket.no/URN:kb_read?idx_id=3742 Alta/Alta:&nbsp; 1892-1904], [http://www.arkivverket.no/URN:kb_read?idx_id=112 1904-1918&nbsp;]
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[http://www.arkivverket.no/URN:kb_read?idx_id=222 Alta/Kåfjord:&nbsp; 1856-1880 (Klokkerbok)&nbsp;],&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.arkivverket.no/URN:kb_read?idx_id=9989 Alta/Kåfjord:&nbsp; 1858-1880 (Ministerialbok)]
  
 
=== Census Records  ===
 
=== Census Records  ===
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*'''1801:&nbsp; Folketelling 1 Feb 1801, Norge'''.&nbsp; The 1801 census for '''Alta''' prestegjeld (clerical district) is available on microfilm at the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F500639 Family History Library].&nbsp; The 1801 census (b. 65) for Alta-Talvik clerical district includes '''Alta''', '''Talvik''', and '''Kåfjord''' parishes. It lists the farm name, person's name, position in the household, age, marital status, and occupation.
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&nbsp;&nbsp; A typewritten edition with indexes is available on microfiche. It is called "Mikrokortutgåva av 1801-&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; teljina".&nbsp; Also available online at [http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&filnamn=f18012012&spraak=e&metanr=465 Digitalarkivet] (Digital Archives) of Norway.
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*'''1865:&nbsp; Folketælling 31 December 1865'''.&nbsp;The 1865 census for '''Alta '''prestegjeld (clerical district) include the parishes of '''Alta''' and '''Kåfjord''' and&nbsp;is available on microfilm at the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F265283 Family History Library].&nbsp; This census contains the persons name, residence, status in the family, occupation, sex, martial status, place of birth, age, religion if not a member of the state church, and other miscellaneous information. Each book usually contains one clerical district (prestegjeld). In some books there are two clerical districts recorded. The parishes and school districts in each clerical district are listed at the beginning of each book.&nbsp; Also available online at [http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&filnamn=f62012&spraak=e&metanr=1652 Digitalarkivet] (Digital Archives) of Norway as well as at the [http://www.rhd.uit.no/indexeng.html Norwegian Historical Data Centre] at the University of Tromsø in Norway.
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*'''1875:&nbsp; Folketælling for kongeriget Norge den 31te December 1875'''.&nbsp; The 1875 census for '''Alta''' prestegjeld include the parishes of '''Alta '''and '''Kåfjord''' and&nbsp;is available on microfilm at the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F425678 Family History Library.]&nbsp; Also available in a searchable database online at [http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&filnamn=f72012&spraak=e&metanr=2241 Digitalarkivet] (Digital Archives) of Norway, as well as at the [http://www.rhd.uit.no/indexeng.html Norwegian Historical Data Centre ]at the University of Tromsø, Norway.<br>
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*'''1900:&nbsp; Folketælling for Norge, 3 Dec 1900'''.&nbsp; The 1900 census for '''Alta''' prestegjeld (clerical&nbsp;district)&nbsp;include the parishes of '''Alta''' and '''Kåfjord''' and is available on microfilm at the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F391511 Family History Library.]&nbsp; Also available in a searchable database online at [http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&filnamn=f02012&spraak=e&metanr=1496 Digitalarkivet ](Digital Archives) of Norway; as wll as at the [http://www.rhd.uit.no/indexeng.html Norwegian Historical Data Centre ]at the University of Tromsø, Norway.
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*'''1910:&nbsp; Folketellingen for Norge den 1ste desember 1910'''.&nbsp; The 1910 census for '''Alta&nbsp;'''is available online at [http://da.digitalarkivet.no/ft/sok/1910 Digitalarkivet] (Digital&nbsp;Archives) of Norway; as well as at the [http://www.rhd.uit.no/folketellinger/folketellinger_e.aspx Norwegian Historical Data Centre]&nbsp;at the University of Tromsø, Norway.&nbsp;
  
 
=== Court Records  ===
 
=== Court Records  ===
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=== Farm Books  ===
 
=== Farm Books  ===
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'''Tverelvdalens slektshistorie, 1968'''
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Author: Simen Romsdal
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FHL INTL Book 948.453/A1 D2r
  
 
=== Probate Records  ===
 
=== Probate Records  ===

Revision as of 19:13, 10 October 2011

Norway > Finnmark County > Alta

Contents

Church Records

Microfilm of parish registers available at the Family History Libraryfor Alta prestegjeld (clerical district).  Contains parish registers for the parishes Alta and Kåfjord. They were separated from the combined Alta-Talvik clerical district in 1862. For earlier records see Talvik clerical district.  Records available from 1837-1904. 

For 1862 and earlier see Talvik 

Digitized images of parish registers available online at Digitalarkivet (Digital Archives).  Alta:  1903-1921 Lysningsprotokoll 

Alta/Alta:  1858-1878 (Klokkerbok) Alta/Alta:  1858-1878 (Ministerialbok) 

Alta/Alta:  1879-1892 (Ministerialbok), Alta/Alta:  1892-1904 (Ministerialbok), Alta/Alta:  1904-1918 (Ministerialbok)

Alta/Kåfjord:  1856-1880 (Klokkerbok) ,  Alta/Kåfjord:  1858-1880 (Ministerialbok)

Census Records

  • 1801:  Folketelling 1 Feb 1801, Norge.  The 1801 census for Alta prestegjeld (clerical district) is available on microfilm at the Family History Library.  The 1801 census (b. 65) for Alta-Talvik clerical district includes Alta, Talvik, and Kåfjord parishes. It lists the farm name, person's name, position in the household, age, marital status, and occupation.

   A typewritten edition with indexes is available on microfiche. It is called "Mikrokortutgåva av 1801-            teljina".  Also available online at Digitalarkivet (Digital Archives) of Norway.


  • 1865:  Folketælling 31 December 1865. The 1865 census for Alta prestegjeld (clerical district) include the parishes of Alta and Kåfjord and is available on microfilm at the Family History Library.  This census contains the persons name, residence, status in the family, occupation, sex, martial status, place of birth, age, religion if not a member of the state church, and other miscellaneous information. Each book usually contains one clerical district (prestegjeld). In some books there are two clerical districts recorded. The parishes and school districts in each clerical district are listed at the beginning of each book.  Also available online at Digitalarkivet (Digital Archives) of Norway as well as at the Norwegian Historical Data Centre at the University of Tromsø in Norway.


  • 1875:  Folketælling for kongeriget Norge den 31te December 1875.  The 1875 census for Alta prestegjeld include the parishes of Alta and Kåfjord and is available on microfilm at the Family History Library.  Also available in a searchable database online at Digitalarkivet (Digital Archives) of Norway, as well as at the Norwegian Historical Data Centre at the University of Tromsø, Norway.


  • 1900:  Folketælling for Norge, 3 Dec 1900.  The 1900 census for Alta prestegjeld (clerical district) include the parishes of Alta and Kåfjord and is available on microfilm at the Family History Library.  Also available in a searchable database online at Digitalarkivet (Digital Archives) of Norway; as wll as at the Norwegian Historical Data Centre at the University of Tromsø, Norway.


  • 1910:  Folketellingen for Norge den 1ste desember 1910.  The 1910 census for Alta is available online at Digitalarkivet (Digital Archives) of Norway; as well as at the Norwegian Historical Data Centre at the University of Tromsø, Norway. 

Court Records

Land Records

Farm Books

Tverelvdalens slektshistorie, 1968

Author: Simen Romsdal

FHL INTL Book 948.453/A1 D2r

Probate Records

1686-1844: Records are found in Finnmark judicial district.

1839-1891: Records are found in Alta judicial district.