Arendal, Aust-Agder, Norway Genealogy

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*Sogneprestenes manntall 1664-1666. The 1664-166 census for Arendal is available on microfilm at the Family History Library.
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F394381 Sogneprestenes manntall 1664-1666]. The 1664-166 census for Arendal is available on microfilm at the Family History Library.  This census was taken by the local parish priests. It lists the name of the farms, names of farm owners (including widows), the sons of the farm owners, male farm hands, cottagers and their sons, and the ages of each person. There was another census taken by the civil authorities at this same time. Both censuses should be searched as they supplement each other. This clerical census is more complete.
  
 
=== Court Records  ===
 
=== Court Records  ===

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Norway > Aust-Agder County > Arendal

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Church Records

Microfilm at the Family History Library for Arendal by (Arendal city).  Contains priest and sexton records from Trinity parish in Arendal city. the Trinity parish was separated from Holt clerical district in 1705.  Parish registers exists from 1703 until 1927.

For 1804 christenings see Øyestad

Digitized parish registers online at Digitalarkivet [Digital Archives]

Arendal:  1703-1939

Census Records

  • Sogneprestenes manntall 1664-1666. The 1664-166 census for Arendal is available on microfilm at the Family History Library.  This census was taken by the local parish priests. It lists the name of the farms, names of farm owners (including widows), the sons of the farm owners, male farm hands, cottagers and their sons, and the ages of each person. There was another census taken by the civil authorities at this same time. Both censuses should be searched as they supplement each other. This clerical census is more complete.

Court Records

Land Records

Farm Books

Probate Records

1709-1779 Arendal and Risør City judicial district probates

1779-1880 Arendal City judicial district probates