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Church Records

Microfilm at the Family History Library   Den Norske kirke.  Aurskog (Urskog) prestegjeld (clerical district).  Contain parish registers for Aurskog (Urskog) and Blaker parish in Aurskog (Urskog) Clerical District.  Records exists from 1707-1926.

Images of the church records online at Digitalarkivet [Digital Archives].

Aurskog 1707-1969

Aurskog/Aurskog 1858-1939

Aurskog/Blaker 1858-1919

Census Records

  • 1660's Microfilm of census records available at the Family History Library for Aurskog (Urskog) prestegjeld (clerical district).
  1. 1663-1666 census for Aurskog. Fogdernes og sorenskrivernes manntall 1664-1666.  This census was taken by the local civil authorities. It lists the names of the farms, farmowners (including widows), sons of farm owners, male farm hands, cottagers and sons of cottagers and the age of each person. The clerical authorities took a census during this same time period. Both censuses should be used as they supplement each other. The clerical census is more complete.
  2. 1663-1666 census for Aurskog.  Sogneprestenes manntall 1664-1666.   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.
  • 1865: This census for Aurskog (Urskog) clerical district   This contains the persons name, residence, status in the family, occupation, sex, martial status, place of birth, 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.  1865 census online at Digitalarkivet.
  • 1910:  The 1910 census for Aurskog  (Urskog) is avaialble online at Digitalarkivet

Court Records

Land Records

Farm Books

The Family History Library has a farm book for Aurskog og Blaker.

It is a genealogy of the people and their farms in Aurskog and Blaker in Akershus county with a history of the area. The three volumes are now available as a downloadable PDF file on the internet Aurskog og Blaker I-III.

Farm Names

24 Aamot 19 Aasnes 10 Auten 22 Balterud 43 Berg 15 Berger mellem 21 Bogerud 26 Bokstad nordre 35 Borstad nordre 15 Brunes 12 Dingsrud 48 Dæli 47 Eikeberg 42 Finsrud 33 Finstad lille 47 Fjeld 13 Furutangen 10 Gorkjenteigen 36 Grøtli 38 Gunnildrud 47 Hagen 13 Halvardsrud 6 Haneborg mellem 21 Hareton 50 Harkerud 9 Haugen 15 Hedum 4 Hoggrum 41 Hognerud 29 Hogstad 14 Holtet 10 Høgaasen 49 Jar 48 Jepperud 40 Kjellingmo nedre 15 Kjølen 43 Korsmo 9 Lier lille 23 Lokshaug 44 Lomsnes 3 Mangen nordre 19 Moen 10 Mosen 13 Neset 11 Nordby 13 Nordli 16 Nygaard 1 Ovlien 31 Præstegaarden 31 Riser 31 Romhus 10 Rotbæk 30 Rud 18 Røsholm nordre 37 Sletner 21 Snaten 28 Solberg 21 Strand 42 Stubjar 10 Sundet 15 Tangen 22 Teigen 22 Tolerud 45 Tonsberg 28 Toverud 21 Trandum 25 Ullerud 20 Ulviken 10 Vaaler 46 Viggenes 31 Værket 19 Ødegaarden

Probate Records

1680-1853: Records are found in Nedre Romerike judicial district.

1719-1807: Clerical probate records are found in Nedre Romerike deanery.


Oluf Rygh: Norwegian Farm Names


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