Buskerud County, Norway Genealogy

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[[Portal:Norway|'''''Norway''''']] > '''''Buskerud County'''''  
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[[Norway|'''''Norway''''']] > '''''Buskerud County'''''  
Buskerud (help·info) is a county in Norway, bordering Akershus, Oslo, Oppland, Sogn og Fjordane, Hordaland, Telemark, and Vestfold.
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The county is conventionally divided into traditional districts. These are Eiker, Ringerike, Numedal and Hallingdal. Hønefoss is the district capital of Ringerike. Its western part is a mountainous plateau with forested valleys and high, grassy pastures; its eastern part contains a lowland basin with many lakes and streams.
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Buskerud is a county in Norway, bordering Akershus, Oslo, Oppland, Sogn og Fjordane, Hordaland, Telemark, and Vestfold.
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The county is conventionally divided into traditional districts. These are Eiker, Ringerike, Numedal and Hallingdal. Hønefoss is the district capital of Ringerike. Its western part is a mountainous plateau with forested valleys and high, grassy pastures; its eastern part contains a lowland basin with many lakes and streams. <br>
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*[http://www.bfk.no/Modules/article.aspx?ObjectType=ArticleVersion&Article.ID=2331&Category.ID=1329 Buskerud]
  
 
== Cities,&nbsp;Parishes and Clerical Districts&nbsp;in Buskerud County&nbsp;  ==
 
== Cities,&nbsp;Parishes and Clerical Districts&nbsp;in Buskerud County&nbsp;  ==
  
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{{Buskerud Parish Map}}
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*[[Bakke, Buskerud, Norway|Bakke]]  
 
*[[Bakke, Buskerud, Norway|Bakke]]  
 
*[[Bragernes, Norway|Bragernes]]  
 
*[[Bragernes, Norway|Bragernes]]  
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*[[Gol, Norway|Gol]]  
 
*[[Gol, Norway|Gol]]  
 
*[[Haug, see Eiker, Norway|Haug, see Eiker]]  
 
*[[Haug, see Eiker, Norway|Haug, see Eiker]]  
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*[[Haug (i Norderhov), Norway|Haug (i Norderhov)]]
 
*[[Hedenstad, Norway|Hedenstad]]  
 
*[[Hedenstad, Norway|Hedenstad]]  
 
*[[Heggen, Norway|Heggen]]  
 
*[[Heggen, Norway|Heggen]]  
 
*[[Hemsedal, Norway|Hemsedal]]  
 
*[[Hemsedal, Norway|Hemsedal]]  
*[[Hol, Buskerud, Norway|Hol]]
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*[[Hol, Buskerud, Norway|Hol]]
*[[Hole, Norway|Hole]]
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*[[Hole, Norway|Hole]]
 
*[[Holmsbu, Norway|Holmsbu]]  
 
*[[Holmsbu, Norway|Holmsbu]]  
 
*[[Hurum, Buskerud, Norway|Hurum]]  
 
*[[Hurum, Buskerud, Norway|Hurum]]  
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*[[Modum, Norway|Modum]]  
 
*[[Modum, Norway|Modum]]  
 
*[[Nedre Eiker, Norway|Nedre Eiker]]  
 
*[[Nedre Eiker, Norway|Nedre Eiker]]  
*[[Nes, Norway|Nes]]
 
 
*[[Nes (i Hallingdal), Norway|Nes (i Hallingdal)]]  
 
*[[Nes (i Hallingdal), Norway|Nes (i Hallingdal)]]  
*[[Norderhov, Norway|Norderhov]]  
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*[[Nes (i Ådal), Norway|Nes (i Ådal)]]  
*[[Nore, Norway|Nore]]
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*[[Norderhov, Norway|Norderhov]]
  
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*[[Nore, Norway|Nore]]
 
*[[Nykirke, Norway|Nykirke]]  
 
*[[Nykirke, Norway|Nykirke]]  
*[[Opdal, see Uvdal, Norway|Opdal, see Uvdal]]  
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*[[Opdal, Norway|Opdal]]  
 
*[[Rollag, Norway|Rollag]]  
 
*[[Rollag, Norway|Rollag]]  
 
*[[Røyken, Norway|Røyken]]  
 
*[[Røyken, Norway|Røyken]]  
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*[[Svene, Norway|Svene]]  
 
*[[Svene, Norway|Svene]]  
 
*[[Sylling, Norway|Sylling]]  
 
*[[Sylling, Norway|Sylling]]  
*[[Strømsø, Norway|Strømsø]]
 
 
*[[Tangen, Norway|Tangen]]  
 
*[[Tangen, Norway|Tangen]]  
 
*[[Torpo, Norway|Torpo]]  
 
*[[Torpo, Norway|Torpo]]  
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*[[Tyristrand, Norway|Tyristrand]]  
 
*[[Tyristrand, Norway|Tyristrand]]  
 
*[[Uvdal, Norway|Uvdal]]  
 
*[[Uvdal, Norway|Uvdal]]  
*[[Veggli, Norway|Veggli]]
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*[[Veggli, Norway|Veggli]]  
  
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*[[Viker, Norway|Viker]]  
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*[[Viker, Norway|Viker]]
 
*[[Ytre Ådal, Norway|Ytre Ådal]]  
 
*[[Ytre Ådal, Norway|Ytre Ådal]]  
 
*[[Ådal, Norway|Ådal]]  
 
*[[Ådal, Norway|Ådal]]  
 
*[[Ål, Norway|Ål]]
 
*[[Ål, Norway|Ål]]
  
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*[[Drammen Branch (LDS, 1854-1952), Norway|Drammen Branch (LDS, 1854-1952)]]  
 
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*[[Drammen (Den Katolske Apostoliske Menighet, 1877-1935), Norway|Drammen (Den Katolske Apostoliske Menighet, 1877-1935)]]  
*[[Drammen Branch(LDS, 1854-1952), Norway|Drammen Branch(LDS, 1854-1952)]]  
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*[[Drammen and Oslo (Den Katolske Apostoliske Menighet, 1872-1932), Norway|Drammen and Oslo (Den Katolske Apostoliske Menighet, 1872-1932)]]  
*[[Drammen(Den Katolske Apostoliske Menighet, 1877-1935), Norway|Drammen (Den Katolske Apostoliske Menighet, 1877-1935)]]  
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*[[Drammen and Oslo(Den Katolske Apostoliske Menighet, 1872-1932), Norway|Drammen and Oslo(Den Katolske Apostoliske Menighet, 1872-1932)]]  
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*[[Hurum Branch (LDS, 1855-1867), Norway|Hurum Branch (LDS, 1855-1867)]]  
 
*[[Hurum Branch (LDS, 1855-1867), Norway|Hurum Branch (LDS, 1855-1867)]]  
*[[Kongsberg Branch(LDS, 1939-1948), Norway|Kongsberg Branch(LDS, 1939-1948)]]
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*[[Kongsberg Branch (LDS, 1939-1948), Norway|Kongsberg Branch (LDS, 1939-1948)]]
  
 
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== Map of Buskerud County ==
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== Censuses ==
  
&nbsp;[[Image:Buskerud County.jpg|thumb|left|Map of Buskerud County (special thanks to James Hasleton for improving the image)]]  
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*[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/WebMeta.exe?slag=vismeny&fylkenr=6&knr=&katnr=&aar=&dagens=&emnenr=1 1660 Census for Buskerud County]
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*[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/WebMeta.exe?slag=vismeny&fylkenr=6&knr=&katnr=&aar=&dagens=&emnenr=2 1801 Census for Buskerud County]
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*[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/WebMeta.exe?slag=vismeny&fylkenr=6&knr=&katnr=&aar=&dagens=&emnenr=14 1815 Census for Buskerud County]
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*[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/WebMeta.exe?slag=vismeny&fylkenr=6&knr=&katnr=&aar=&dagens=&emnenr=6 1840 Census for Buskerud County]
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*[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/WebMeta.exe?slag=vismeny&fylkenr=&katnr=1&emnenr=3&aar=&dagens=&knr=0 1865 Census for Buskerud County]  
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*[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/WebMeta.exe?slag=vismeny&fylkenr=&knr=0&katnr=1&aar=&dagens=&emnenr=4 1875 Census for Buskerud County]
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*[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/WebMeta.exe?slag=vismeny&fylkenr=6&knr=&katnr=&aar=&dagens=&emnenr=5 1900 Census for Buskerud County]
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*[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/WebMeta.exe?slag=vismeny&fylkenr=6&knr=&katnr=&aar=&dagens=&emnenr=6 Andre]
  
== Censuses ==
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== Church Records ==
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[http://picasaweb.google.no/kirkefoto/KirkerIBuskerud# Photos of churches in Buskerud]
  
 
== Family History Resources  ==
 
== Family History Resources  ==
  
== Farm Books  ==
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Norwegian American Bygdelagenes Fellesraad
  
[http://www.webslekt.com/bygdeboker/buskerud.htm Bygdebøker for Buskerud]  
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[http://www.fellesraad.com/hallinglag.htm Hallinglag]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.fellesraad.com/hallinglag-home.htm Hallinglag home page]  
  
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[http://www.numedalslagenlag.org/ Numedalslågen Lag&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Numedalslågen home page]
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[http://www.7lagstevne.com/ Seven Lag Stevne&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Seven lag Stevne home page]
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[http://www.fellesraad.com/sigdalslag.htm Sigdalslag&nbsp;]&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.sigdalslag.org/ Sigdalslag home page]
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[http://www.fellesraad.com/rdd-home/index.htm Ringerike- Drammen Districts&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Ringerike-Drammen Districts home page]
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== Farm Books  ==
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[http://www.webslekt.com/bygdeboker/buskerud.htm Bygdebøker for Buskerud]
  
 
== Government Offices and Sites  ==
 
== Government Offices and Sites  ==
  
*[http://nn.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buskerud_fylke Buskerud fylke]
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*[http://nn.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buskerud_fylke Buskerud fylke]  
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*[http://www.bfk.no/Modules/article.aspx?ObjectType=ArticleVersion&Article.ID=2331&Category.ID=1329 Buskerud fylkeskommune]
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== Land Records  ==
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1886 and 1838 land registers are found at [http://www.rhd.uit.no/matrikkel/excel_e.html The Norwegian Historical Data Centre]. These are Excel files, which can be downloaded. The give the name of the farm, the farm owner, and the amount of tax. Both farms and sub-farms are included.
  
== Military Records&nbsp;  ==
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== Military Records ==
  
[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&filnamn=mi02001767&spraak=e&metanr=2992 Aker Dragoon Regiment 1767]  
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[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&filnamn=mi02001767&spraak=e&metanr=2992 Aker Dragoon Regiment 1767]
  
 
== Passenger Lists  ==
 
== Passenger Lists  ==
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== Probate Records  ==
 
== Probate Records  ==
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[http://www.arkivverket.no/URN:sk_read/search?forvaltning=&fylke=06&embete=&protokoll=&periode=&navn= Digitised probate records for Buskerud County]
  
 
[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&filnamn=sk06021682&spraak=e&metanr=2568 Probate register for Drammen 1679-1819]  
 
[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&filnamn=sk06021682&spraak=e&metanr=2568 Probate register for Drammen 1679-1819]  
  
[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&filnamn=sk06041705&spraak=e&metanr=3673 Probate register for Kongsberg 1705-1801]
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[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&filnamn=sk06041705&spraak=e&metanr=3673 Probate register for Kongsberg 1705-1801]
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== Probate Jurisdictions  ==
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[[Image:Buskerud.jpg|thumb|left|Buskerud.jpg]] Return to [[Norway|Norway Page]]
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== Taxation ==
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Revision as of 23:18, 4 October 2012

Norway > Buskerud County

Buskerud is a county in Norway, bordering Akershus, Oslo, Oppland, Sogn og Fjordane, Hordaland, Telemark, and Vestfold.

The county is conventionally divided into traditional districts. These are Eiker, Ringerike, Numedal and Hallingdal. Hønefoss is the district capital of Ringerike. Its western part is a mountainous plateau with forested valleys and high, grassy pastures; its eastern part contains a lowland basin with many lakes and streams.

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Cities, Parishes and Clerical Districts in Buskerud County 

HemsedalGolTorpoÅlHolDagaliUvdalNes (i Hallingdal)FlåNoreEggedalKrødsheradSigdalVeggliRollagFlesbergLyngdalNes (i Ådal)VikerYtre ÅdalLunderHaug (i Norderhov)NorderhovHønefossTyristrandHoleSnarumHeggenModumNykirkeTranbySyllingLierFrognerDrammenRøykenHurumNedre EikerBakkeSveneEiker (Haug)FiskumKongsbergHedenstadSandsværEfteløtKomnesTuftBuskerud Parishes 2x2.jpg

Censuses

Church Records

Photos of churches in Buskerud

Family History Resources

Norwegian American Bygdelagenes Fellesraad

Hallinglag    Hallinglag home page

Numedalslågen Lag    Numedalslågen home page

Seven Lag Stevne    Seven lag Stevne home page

Sigdalslag    Sigdalslag home page

Ringerike- Drammen Districts    Ringerike-Drammen Districts home page

Farm Books

Bygdebøker for Buskerud

Government Offices and Sites

Land Records

1886 and 1838 land registers are found at The Norwegian Historical Data Centre. These are Excel files, which can be downloaded. The give the name of the farm, the farm owner, and the amount of tax. Both farms and sub-farms are included.

Military Records

Aker Dragoon Regiment 1767

Passenger Lists

Emigr. from Drammen 1880 with "Beta" to Hawaii

Emigr. from Drammen 1880 with "Beta" to Hawaii

Passport Journal for Hallingdal, 1856-1865

Register of in- and outmigrants from Bakke and Eiker, 1907-1919

Probate Records

Digitised probate records for Buskerud County

Probate register for Drammen 1679-1819

Probate register for Kongsberg 1705-1801

Probate Jurisdictions

Buskerud.jpg
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Taxation