Sweden, Halland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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== Title in the Language of the Record - Swedish  ==
 
== Title in the Language of the Record - Swedish  ==
  
 
Sverige Halland Kyrkoböcker Register  
 
Sverige Halland Kyrkoböcker Register  
 
== Collection Time Period  ==
 
 
This collection includes the years 1614 through 1860.
 
  
 
== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
  
The collection consists of the following:  
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The collection consists of church records from the county of Halland. It contains the following types of records:  
  
 
*Clerical surveys  
 
*Clerical surveys  
 
*Registers of birth, marriage, and death  
 
*Registers of birth, marriage, and death  
*Mmove-in and move-out lists  
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*Indexes to births, marriages, and deaths
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*Move-in and move-out lists  
 
*Confirmations  
 
*Confirmations  
 
*Church accounts
 
*Church accounts
  
The records are handwritten in narrative style.  
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The records are handwritten in narrative style. They cover the years 1615 to 1904; index 1615 to 1860.  
  
=== Record Content  ===
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For a list of records by parishes published in this collection, select the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//api.familysearch.org/records/collection/1978341/waypoints Browse]link from the collection landing page.
  
'''The key genealogical facts found in most Lutheran christening records are:'''
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This collection includes the years 1614 through 1860.&nbsp;
  
[[Image:Sweden Halland Ölmevalla Lutheran Church (08-0548) Christening DGS 4175749 429.jpg|thumb|right]]
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=== Citation for This Collection  ===
  
*Child’s name
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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.
*Christening date
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*Sometimes the birth date
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*Parents’ names
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*Parents’ marital status
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*Parents’ residence
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*Father's occupation
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*Sometimes the mother’s age
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*Witnesses and their residences
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'''The key genealogical facts found in most Lutheran marriage records are:'''
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{{Collection citation | text= "Sweden, Halland Church Records, 1615-1904; index 1615-1860." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Landsarkivet i Lund.}}
  
[[Image:Sweden Halland Ölmevalla Lutheran Church (08-0548) Marriage DGS 4175749 537.jpg|thumb|right]]  
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[[Sweden, Halland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]  
  
*Groom’s name
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== Record History, Content and Use  ==
*Depending on the time period, the groom’s marital status, residence, and age
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*Bride’s name
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*Depending on the time period, the bride’s marital status, residence, and age
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*Witnesses and their residences
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'''The key genealogical facts found in most Lutheran death and burial records are:'''
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For details about the contents of these records, their history, and help using them see the following wiki articles:  
  
[[Image:Sweden Halland Ölmevalla Lutheran Church (08-0548) Death DGS 4175749 563.jpg|thumb|right]]  
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*[[Sweden Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Sweden Church Records, 1308 – 1940 Images Published on FamilySearch]]
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*[[Swedish Church Records|Swedish Church Records]]
  
*Name of the deceased
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<gallery caption="Sweden, Halland Lutheran Church Record Examples" perrow="3" heights="120px" widths="160px">
*Death date
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Image:Sweden Lutheran Church (08-0548) Christening DGS 4175749 429.jpg|Christening Record
*Burial date
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Image:Sweden Lutheran Church (08-0548) Marriage DGS 4175749 537.jpg|Marriage Record
*Residence
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Image:Sweden Lutheran Church (08-0548) Burial DGS 4175749 563.jpg|Burial Record
*Occupation
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</gallery>
*Age
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*Marital status and sometimes the spouse’s name
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*Sometimes other biographical notes
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'''The key genealogical facts found in most Lutheran moving records records are:'''
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=== Help with the Language  ===
  
*Name of person moving
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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:
*Former residence
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*New residence
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*Current residence
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*Occupation
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*Age
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*Sometimes marital status
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'''The key genealogical facts found in most Lutheran clerical survey records are:'''
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*[[Sweden: Language and Languages|Sweden: Language and Languages]]
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*[[Swedish Genealogical Word List|Swedish Genealogical Word List]]
  
*Name of each member of the household
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== Known Issues with This Collection  ==
*Birth dates
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*Birthplaces
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*Residence
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*Occupation
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*Deaths within the year
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*Marriages within the year
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*Moves within the year (including where they moved to or from)
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*Marital status
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*Relationships
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== How to Use the Records ==
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{{HR Known Issues}}For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached [[Sweden, Halland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)/Known Issues|Wiki article]]. If you encounter additional problems, please email them to [mailto:support@familysearch.org support@familysearch.org.] Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.
  
For detailed information on using Swedish church records, see the wiki article: [[Swedish_Church_Records|Swedish Church Records]]
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== FamilySearch Historical Record Collections  ==
  
==== Choosing a Record to Search ====
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*[[Sweden Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
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*[[Sweden, Blekinge Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
The types of record books that are available are different for each parish. The following chart lists the types of records and the English translation.
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*[[Sweden, Gotland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
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*[[Sweden, Gävleborg Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
{| border="3"
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*[[Sweden, Göteborg och Bohus Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Sweden, Jämtland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
| style="background: #f0f0f0" align="center" | '''Swedish'''
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*[[Sweden, Jönköping Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
| style="background: #f0f0f0" align="center" | '''English'''
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*[[Sweden, Kalmar Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
|-
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*[[Sweden, Kopparberg Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
| Död- och begravningsböcker
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*[[Sweden, Kristianstad Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
|Death and burial book
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*[[Sweden, Kronoberg Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
|-
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*[[Sweden, Malmöhus Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
|Flyttningslängder
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*[[Sweden, Norrbotten Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
|Moving records
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*[[Sweden, Skaraborg Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
|-
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*[[Sweden, Stockholm Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
| Inflyttningsattester
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*[[Sweden, Södermanland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
|Moving in records
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*[[Sweden, Uppsala Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Sweden, Värmland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
|In och utflyttiningslängder
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*[[Sweden, Västerbotten Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
|Moving in and out record
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*[[Sweden, Västernorrland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
|-
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*[[Sweden, Västmanland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
| Utflyttiningslängder
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*[[Sweden, Älvsborg Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
|Moving out record
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*[[Sweden, Örebro Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
|-
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*[[Sweden, Östergötland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
| Födelse och dopböcker
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*[[Sweden Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
| Birth and baptism or christening book
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*[[Sweden Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
|-
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*[[Sweden Burials (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
|Födelse- och dopböcker Duplettserie
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|Birth and baptism or christening book double or second series
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| Församling
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| Parish or congregation
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| Husförhörslängd
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| Household examination record; also called clerical survey
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|-
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|kladdböcker
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|Draft copy of the church book
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| Lysning and vigselböcker
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| Banns and marriage book
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| Längder över nattvardsgäster (kommunionlängder)
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| Communion book
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|-
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| Räkenskaper för kyrka
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| Records of accounts for the church
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|-
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|Signum
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|Record type
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|-
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| Socken
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| Parish
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| Vigselsdag
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| Marriage date
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|-
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| Volum och år
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| Volume and year
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|}
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==== Help with the Language  ====
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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:
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*[[Sweden: Language and Languages|Sweden: Language and Languages]]
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*[[Swedish Genealogical Word List|Swedish Genealogical Word List]]
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==== Online Courses  ====
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Online courses in reading Scandinavian Gothic handwriting are also&nbsp;available through the [https://www.familysearch.org/learningcenter/home.html FamilySearch Learning Center]. Select [https://www.familysearch.org/learningcenter/results.html?fq=place%3A%22Scandinavia%22 Scandinavia] from the localities list on the left side of the main page.
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== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==
  
[http://www.arkivdigital.net/land/an2011eng1?gclid=CP2BgbrZ_6wCFSJgTAodTyXeRw Swedish Church Records Online&nbsp;]  
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*[http://www.arkivdigital.net/land/an2011eng1?gclid=CP2BgbrZ_6wCFSJgTAodTyXeRw Swedish Church Records Online&nbsp;]
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*[http://www.arkivdigital.net/ Arkiv Digital: Swedish Church Records Online (in color)]
  
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
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{{Contributor invite}}  
 
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== Citation for This Collection  ==
 
 
The following citation refers to the original source of the data and images published on FamilySearch.org Historical Records. It may include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.&nbsp;
 
 
<!--bibdescbegin-->Sweden. Halland Church Records, 1615-1904. National Archives of Sweden (Riksarkivet SVAR),Marieberg, Stockholm.<!--bibdescend-->
 
 
Information about creating source citations for FamilySearch Historical Collections is listed in the wiki article [[Help:How to Create Source Citations For FamilySearch Historical Records Collections]].
 
  
 
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
 
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
  
<br>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.  
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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.  
  
=== Examples of Source Citations for a Record Found in This Collection <br> ===
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A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the Wiki Article: How to Cite FamilySearch Collections.
  
"Sweden, Halland church records, 1615-1904; index 1615-1860,"&nbsp; digital images, ''FamilySearch''&nbsp; ([https://www.familysearch.org https://www.familysearch.org]: accessed March 21, 2012), Krogsereds forsamling &gt; C Fodelse- och dopbocker &gt; 3 1833-1861 &gt; image 95 of 108 images, entry for Carl Peter Svensson med Pigan Nilla Catrina Andersdotter&nbsp;Vigde ar 1834 31 August; citing Sweden, Halland, Krogsereds &nbsp;Church Records, FHL microfilm 134,138 items 3-5&nbsp;; <br>Svenska kyrka, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
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=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===
  
<br>A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the Wiki Article: How to Cite FamilySearch Collections.  
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"Sweden, Halland Church Records, 1615-1904; index 1615-1860," &nbsp; digital images, ''FamilySearch''&nbsp; ([https://familysearch.org): accessed March 21, 2012), Krogsereds forsamling &gt; C Fodelse- och dopbocker &gt; 3 1833-1861 &gt; image 95 of 108 images. Entry for Carl Peter Svensson and Pigan Nilla Catrina Andersdotter&nbsp;Married 31 August 1834; citing Sweden, Halland, Krogsereds &nbsp;Church Records, FHL microfilm #134,138 items 3-5&nbsp;; <br>Svenska kyrka, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.  
  
 
[[Category:Sweden|Halland]]
 
[[Category:Sweden|Halland]]

Revision as of 21:47, 30 May 2013

FamilySearch Record Search This article describes a collection of historical records available at FamilySearch.org.

Contents

Title in the Language of the Record - Swedish

Sverige Halland Kyrkoböcker Register

Record Description

The collection consists of church records from the county of Halland. 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 1615 to 1904; index 1615 to 1860.

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

This collection includes the years 1614 through 1860. 

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, Halland Church Records, 1615-1904; index 1615-1860." 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:

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

Important.png Problems with this collection?
See a list of known issues, workarounds, tips, restrictions, future fixes, news and other helpful information.

For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached Wiki article. If you encounter additional problems, please email them to support@familysearch.org. Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.

FamilySearch Historical Record Collections

Related Websites

Related Wiki Articles

Contributions to This Article

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. Guidelines are available to help you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide. If you would like to get more involved join the WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

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: How to Cite FamilySearch Collections.

Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection

"Sweden, Halland Church Records, 1615-1904; index 1615-1860,"   digital images, FamilySearch  ([https://familysearch.org): accessed March 21, 2012), Krogsereds forsamling > C Fodelse- och dopbocker > 3 1833-1861 > image 95 of 108 images. Entry for Carl Peter Svensson and Pigan Nilla Catrina Andersdotter Married 31 August 1834; citing Sweden, Halland, Krogsereds  Church Records, FHL microfilm #134,138 items 3-5 ;
Svenska kyrka, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.