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=== '''History'''  ===
 
=== '''History'''  ===
  
Information about when the county was created. Geographical location, and the neighboring counties in context to family history research.Gävleborg County includes the provinces of [[Gästrikland Province, Sweden|Gästrikland]] and [[Hälsingland Province, Sweden|Hälsingland]].<br>  
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The county was created in 1762 when the area was divided from [[Västernorrland_County,_Sweden|Västernorrland]] County.  
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Gävleborg County includes the provinces of [[Gästrikland Province, Sweden|Gästrikland]] and [[Hälsingland Province, Sweden|Hälsingland]].<br>  
  
 
The [[Swedish County Letters|county letter]] for Gävleborg is: X  
 
The [[Swedish County Letters|county letter]] for Gävleborg is: X  
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*Databases for Gävleborg Research  
 
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*Gazetteers  
 
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*[[Genealogical Societies in Hälsingland, Sweden|Genealogical Societies in Hälsingland]]
 
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Latest revision as of 15:03, 8 April 2013

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Contents

History

The county was created in 1762 when the area was divided from Västernorrland County.

Gävleborg County includes the provinces of Gästrikland and Hälsingland.

The county letter for Gävleborg is: X

Tools

  • Maps
  • Gävleborg Word List

Districts

Gävleborg has Tingslags instead of Härads. Through the years there has been a lot of variation in the Tingslag organization in Gävleborg. Because of this, the Tinglsag information is found on the parish pages instead of here. Click on the parish you need in the table below.


Parishes



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