Sweden, Kronoberg Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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|title=Sweden, Kronoberg Church Records, 1612-1955
 
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== Title in the Language of the Records  ==
 
== Title in the Language of the Records  ==
  
Sverige, Kronoberg, Lutherske Kyrkoböcker Register  
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Sverige, Kronoberg Kyrkoböcker Register  
  
 
== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
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*Clerical surveys  
 
*Clerical surveys  
 
*Registers of birth, marriage, and death  
 
*Registers of birth, marriage, and death  
*Move-in and move-out lists  
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*Mmove-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 1612 to 1955.  
  
 
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/1978118/waypoints Browse].  
 
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/1978118/waypoints Browse].  
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=== Citation for This Collection  ===
 
=== 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.  
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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.  
  
{{Collection citation
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{{Collection citation| text =<!--bibdescbegin-->Church parishes. Sweden, Kronoberg Church Records. National Archives of Sweden, Marieberg, Stockholm.<!--bibdescend--> }}  
| text =<!--bibdescbegin-->Church parishes. Sweden, Kronoberg Church Records. National Archives of Sweden, Marieberg, Stockholm.<!--bibdescend--> }}  
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=== Record Content  ===
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[[Sweden, Kronoberg Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]
  
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== Record History, Content and Use  ==
Image:Sweden Lutheran Church (08-0548) Christening DGS 4175749 429.jpg|Christening Record
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Image:Sweden Lutheran Church (08-0548) Marriage DGS 4175749 537.jpg|Marriage Record
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Image:Sweden Lutheran Church (08-0548) Burial DGS 4175749 563.jpg|Burial Record
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The key genealogical facts found in most Lutheran birth or christening or birth (Födde) 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:  
  
*Child’s name
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*[[Sweden Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
*Christening date
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*[[Sweden Church Records, 1308 – 1940 Images Published on FamilySearch]]
*Sometimes the birth date
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*[[Swedish Church Records|Swedish Church Records]]
*Parents’ names
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*Parents’ marital status
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*Parents’ residence
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*Fathers’ 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 (Vigde) records are:
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== Known Issues with This Collection  ==
  
*Groom’s name
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{{HR Known Issues}}For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached [[Sweden, Kronoberg 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.  
*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 or burial (Döde) records are:
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*Name of the deceased
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*Death date
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*Burial date
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*Residence
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*Occupation
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*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 (Inflyttnings and Utflyttnings) are:
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*Name of person moving
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*Former residence
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*New residence
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*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 surveys (Husförhörslängd) are:
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*Name of each member of the household
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*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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The key genealogical facts found in most Lutheran church account registers (räkenskaper) are:
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*Name
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*Date
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*Residence within the parish
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*Amount paid
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*May give reason for payment
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== How to Use the Records  ==
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For detailed information on using Swedish church records, see the wiki article: [[Swedish Church Records]]  
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==== Choosing a Record to Search  ====
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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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{| border="3"
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| style="background: #f0f0f0" align="center" | '''Swedish'''
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| style="background: #f0f0f0" align="center" | '''English'''
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|-
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| Död- och begravningsböcker
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| Death and burial book
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| Flyttningslängder
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| Moving records
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| Inflyttningsattester
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| Moving in records
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| In och utflyttiningslängder
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| Moving in and out record
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| Utflyttiningslängder
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| Moving out record
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|-
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| Födelse och dopböcker
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| Birth and baptism or christening book
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| 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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| 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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| Räkenskaper för kyrka
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| Records of accounts for the church
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| Signum
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| Record type
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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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| Volum och år
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| Volume and year
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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  ==

Revision as of 20:31, 18 September 2012

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

Contents

Title in the Language of the Records

Sverige, Kronoberg Kyrkoböcker Register

Record Description

The collection consists of church records from the county of Kronoberg. It contains indexes to births, marriages, and deaths along with images of:

  • Clerical surveys
  • Registers of birth, marriage, and death
  • Mmove-in and move-out lists
  • Confirmations
  • Church accounts

The records are handwritten in narrative style. They cover the years 1612 to 1955.

For a list of records by parishes published in this collection, select the Browse.

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.

Church parishes. Sweden, Kronoberg Church Records. National Archives of Sweden, Marieberg, Stockholm.

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:

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.

Related Websites

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Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection

  • "Sweden, Kronoberg Church Records to 1860",  digital images, FamilySearch  (https://familysearch.org: accessed March 27, 2012), > Kalvsviks forsamling > C Fodelse- och dopbocker > 3, 1808-1861, T.o.m. 1860-01-27. > image 66 of 233 images, Entry of Peter Johan born January 7 1830; citing Kyrkobocker, 1661-1890, Svenska Kyrkan. Kalvsvik socken. Fodde 1698-1861 v. C:1-3 FHL INTL Film #143663. Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.