Kvæfjord, Norway

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Norway > Troms County > Kvæfjord

Contents

Church Records

Kvæfjord clerical district contains church records for Kvæfjord parish in Troms County, Norway. Records begin in 1751.

Parish heading list shows the Norwegain headings on the parish records with an English translations for each of the different forms used throughout the records beginning in 1814. Prior to that time the records were kept in a journal format which varies with each parish.

Digital images of the church books are online at Digitalarkivet.

Census Records

  • 1701 see Ibestad clerical district.
  • Manntallet for Kvæfjords menighet 1701. The 1701 census for Kvæfjord congregation is available at the Family History Library.948.452/K1 X29j 1701 FHL INTL Book Available
  • Ekstraskattemanntallet 1763 Senja fogderi. The 1763 tax list for Senja fogderi includes the parishes of Senja, Astafjord, Trondenes, Kvæfjord, Bjarkøy, Lenvik, Hillesøy, Torsken, Tranøy, Berg, and Mefjord, and is available on microfilm at the Family History Library.
  • Folketellingen den 1ste februar 1801, Norge.The 1801 census for Kvæfjord is available on microfilm at the Family History Library. Also available in a searchable database at Digitalarkivet (Digital Archives).
  • 1845 folketelling for Kvæfjord prestegjeld (Troms). The 1845 census for Kvæfjord is available on microfilm at the Family History Library.
  • Folketellinga 1865 for Kvæfjord (Troms). An index of the 1865 census for Kvæfjord is available on microfiche at the Family History Library.
  • Folketellingen for kongeriket Norge den 1ste januar 1891. The 1891 Census for Kvæfjord is available on microfilm at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • Folketellinga 1900 for Kvæfjord (Troms). An index to the 1900 census for Kvæfjord is available on microfiche at the Family History Library.

Court Records

Land Records

Probate Records

1706-1877 Senja judicial district.

1776-1809 Troms County judicial district.

1697-1824 Troms and Senja deanery.

Farm Books

  • Kvæfjordboka edited by Erling Linde and Jacob Norman. A genealogy of the people and their farms and a history of Kvæfjord in Troms county. Text in Norwegian.

Farm Names

27 Aspenes indre 62 Aspenes ytre 57 Berg 7 Bjørneraa 14 Bogen 66 Bremnes 18 Bømarken 59 Dale 59 Dalsneset 21 Eidet 61 Elde 65 Elven 2 Finsæter 28 Finviken 13 Flesnes 16 Forøen 51 Gaare indre 4 Gapøen 38 Garløs 6 Godfjordbotn 15 Gombogen 44 Grashaalen 23 Guldholmen 20 Gullesfjordbotn 8 Gunnesdal 36 Haug 63 Haugen 33 Hemmestad nedre 41 Hokland 12 Holand 40 Hundstad 24 Huseby indre 56 Huseby nedre 1 Kinn 26 Kjengsnes 48 Kristeligflaten 54 Kvæfjord Præstegaard 17 Langvasdalen 47 Lavolden 25 Lysaa 48 Maalneset 9 Mehus 29 Melaaen 22 Moelven 64 Moldvik 3 Myrland 30 Refsnes 5 Reinstad 11 Røirvik 10 Røkenes 42 Salen 34 Sandvik 37 Skaar 31 Skommesvik 45 Storjorden 48 Storstrømmen 53 Strand 43 Strømmen 48 Strømsnes 46 Sørli 49 Tenvassaasen 58 Trastad 60 Utstrand 19 Vaatvold 39 Vebbestad 48 Vik 50 Vikeland 47 Voktor 47 Voktorstranden 35 Øines

Kvæfjordboka Volume II

Berg, Bjørnrå,  Bogen, Bonstadvik, Borkenes, Bremnes, Bømark, Dale, Eide, Elde, Finnseter, Finnvik, Flesnes, Forholtan, Forøy, Forøyseter, Gambogen, Gapøy, Garles, Gullesfjordbotn, Gullholm, Gunnesdal, Gåre, Haug, Haugen, Hokland, Holand, Hunstad, Indre Aspenes, Indre Husby, Langvassbukt, Langvassdalen, Lyså, Kinn, Kjengsnes, Mehus, Melå, Moelv, Molvik, Myrland, Nedre Hemmestad, Nedre Husby, Nordre Rå, Refsnes, Reinstad, Røkenes, Rørvik, Rå, Råsjøen, Salen, Sandvik, Skommesnes, Skår, Storjord, Strand, Straumen, Sørlia, Tennvassås, Utstrand, Vebostad, Vik, Vikeland, Voktor, Våtvoll, Ytre Aspenes, Øvre Hemmestad, Øynes,

References

Oluf Rygh: Norwegian Farm Names

-Norman, Jac.,: Kvæfjordboka Bind II. Kvæfjord Kommune w/ Bygdeboknemda