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Title in the Language of the Records

Sverige, Blekinge, Kyrkoböcker Register

Record Description

The collection consists of church records from the county of Blekinge. It contains the following types of records:

  • Clerical surveys
  • Registers of birth, marriage, and death
  • Indexes to births, marriages, and deaths
  • Move-in and move-out lists
  • Confirmations
  • Church accounts

The records are handwritten in narrative style. They cover the years 1612 to 1916; index 1646 to 1860.

For a list of records by parishes published in this collection, select the Browselink from the collection landing page.

Citation for This Collection

The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Record collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.

"Sweden, Blekinge Church Records, 1612-1916; Index 1646-1860." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Landsarkivet i Lund.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record History, Content and Use

For details about the contents of these records, their history, and help using them see the following wiki articles:

Search the Collection

To search the collection image by image
⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page
⇒Select the appropriate "Parish"
⇒Select the appropriate "Records"
⇒Select the appropriate "Volume and Year" which takes you to the images.

Help with the Language

These records are in Swedish so you will need to be able to understand written Swedish. For help with reading the records, please see the following wiki articles:

Known Issues with This Collection

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Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.

A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections.

Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection

"Sweden, Blekinge Church Records, 1612-1916;  Index 1646-1860,"  digital images, FamilySearch  (https//familysearch.org: accessed 14 March, 2012), Brakne-Hoby forsamling > C fodelse-och dopbock > 12, 1852-1861 image 101 of 138 images, Kjerstin fodde 2 December 1858 parents Daniel Jonsson and H. Elna Danielsdotter.  "Sweden, Blekinge Church Records, 1612-1916; index 1646-1860," FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org); from the National Archives of Sweden, Riksarkivet SVAR. FHL microfilm, 990 reels. Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah


 

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