Sweden, Uppsala Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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{{Record_Search_article|CID=CID1647598|title=Sweden Uppsala Lutheran Church Records, 1613-1860|location=European|}}<br>  
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|title=Sweden, Uppsala Church Records, 1308-1901; index 1613-1860
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== Foreign Language Title  ==
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== Title in the Language of the Records ==
  
Sverige Uppsala Lutherske Kyrkoböcker Register  
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Sverige, Uppsala Kyrkoböcker Register
  
== Collection Time Period ==
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== Record Description ==
  
This collection includes the years 1613 through 1816.  
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The collection consists of church records from the county of Uppsala. It contains indexes to births, marriages, and deaths along with images of:
  
== Collection Description  ==
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*Clerical surveys
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*Registers of birth, marriage, and death
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*Mmove-in and move-out lists
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*Confirmations
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*Church accounts
  
This collection includes a small portion of the baptisms, marriages, and burials along with an index from the county of Södermanland.The following parishes are included at this time:&nbsp;
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The following parishes are included at this time:
  
 
*Alunda  
 
*Alunda  
*Arno
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*Arnö
*Bälinge
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*Balingsta  
 
*Balingsta  
 
*Bred  
 
*Bred  
*Bro
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*Bro  
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*Bälinge
  
The records are handwritten in narrative style.<br>&nbsp;  
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The records are handwritten in narrative style. They cover the years 1308 to 1901; index 1613 to 1860
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=== 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/1647598/waypoints Browse].
  
'''The key genealogical facts found in most Lutheran birth or christening or birth (Födde) records are:<br>'''
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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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*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:<br>'''
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{{Collection citation| text =<!--bibdescbegin-->Parishes in Uppsala. Sweden, Uppsala Church Records. Landsarkivet I Uppsala, Sweden.<!--bibdescend--> }}
  
*Groom’s name
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[[Sweden, Uppsala Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]
*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:<br>'''
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== Record History, Content and Use  ==
  
*Name of the deceased
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For details about the contents of these records, their history, and help using them see the following wiki articles:
*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:<br>'''
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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 person moving
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== Known Issues with This Collection  ==
*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 (Husförhörslängd) records are:<br>'''
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{{HR Known Issues}}For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached [[Sweden, Uppsala 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.
  
*Name of each member of the household
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== Related Websites  ==
*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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== Coverage Table  ==
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*[http://www.arkivdigital.net/ Genealogy Research in Sweden]  
 
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*[http://www.genline.com/ Genline&nbsp;: Swedish Genealogy Online]  
These collections are a partial index of records for the localities listed below as of August 2010. The table below shows the number of records by locality. Localities not listed do not have any records in this collection.
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*[http://www.arkivdigital.net/ Arkiv Digital: Swedish Church Records Online (in color)]
 
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{| border="3"
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| align="center" style="background: #f0f0f0" | '''Uppsala län, 1613-1816'''
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| align="center" style="background: #f0f0f0" | '''Födde'''
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| align="center" style="background: #f0f0f0" | '''Vigde'''
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| align="center" style="background: #f0f0f0" | '''Döde'''
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|-
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| Alunda
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| 2,804
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| 248
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| 706
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| Bälinge
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| 1,392
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| 0
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| 1
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| Balingsta
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| 1,491
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| 0
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| 0
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| Bred
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| 3,371
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| 863
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| 2,723
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| Bro
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| 4,917
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| 887
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| 3,956
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|}
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== How to Use the Collection  ==
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Begin your search with an ancestor who has a known birth, marriage, or death date and place. It may be necessary to go to a more recent generation to begin your search. Follow these steps:
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1. Search the parish register of that place for an entry of this ancestor’s baptism, marriage, or death. This will verify the information you have.
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*When you locate the baptism, marriage, or death record for your ancestor in the parish register carefully compare the information in the entry to what you already know about your ancestor to determine if this is the correct person.
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*Make a record of all the information given in the entry. This entry may give you enough additional information to create a family record if you do not already have one.
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*Tip: The witnesses or sponsors are often relatives.
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*Tip: You may need to compare the information of more than one person to make this determination.
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2. Look in the entry for the residence where your ancestor is living. It may be the name of a farm, the number on a farm or the number or small jurisdiction within a city.
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*Tip: Farms are named in Scandinavia. If the farm is large enough it will be divided into numbered sections. Cities are also divided into similar numbered sections. One clue to finding the residence is to look for an “i.” In Swedish this is the word “in.” What the entry is telling you is the person or persons named are living in the following place.
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3. Locate this farm or numbered section on the clerical survey (Husförhörslängd) of the same parish for the same year as your ancestor’s christening, marriage, or death.
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*Tip: In Sweden, the ministers were required to keep a yearly census of their parish. This is called the Husförhörslängd or clerical survey.
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4. Search the clerical survey for your ancestor’s family. Sometimes the families are in alphabetical order, but usually you will need to read each family entry.
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*When you locate your family, make a record of all the information given in the entry.
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*Tip: These entries usually include many biographical details of each individual within the family.
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5. Using the information found in the clerical survey entry, continue to search each succeeding or preceding year. Update your family group records with the new information you have found.
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6. When you have completed searching the clerical surveys, return to the parish register and verify the new information in the parish register. You may need to search additional parish registers as your ancestors may have moved in from (infra) or moved to (utfra) another parish.
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== Collection History  ==
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The Lutheran Church was the official church in Sweden and the ministers recorded all vital events. The ministers also compiled a yearly census of each family within the parish arranged by farm or dwelling. After 1860, the ministers were required to send a yearly summary of all vital events to the government. Almost all of the population is covered in these records.
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=== Why This Collection Was Created  ===
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Church records provided a complete record of vital events for the population.
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=== Collection Reliability  ===
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Lutheran church records are very accurate.
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== Related Web Sites  ==
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[http://www.arkivdigital.net/ Genealogy Research in Sweden]  
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[http://www.genline.com/ Genline&nbsp;: Swedish Genealogy Online]  
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[http://www.arkivdigital.net/ Arkiv Digital: Swedish Church Records Online (in color)]  
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This section of the article is incomplete. You can help FamilySearch Wiki by supplying links to related websites here.
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== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
  
[[Swedish_Church_Records|Swedish Church Records]]  
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*[[Swedish Church Records]]
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*[[Sweden]]
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*[[Uppsala County, Sweden]]
  
To the [[Portal:Sweden|Sweden Portal Page]]►
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== Contributions to This Article  ==
  
=== Contributions to This Article  ===
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== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
 
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
  
When you copy information from the record, you should also list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find th record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you do 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.  
 
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A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched in found in the Wiki Article: [[How to Create Source Citations For FamilySearch Historical Records Collections|How to Create Source Citations For FamilySearch Historical Records Collections]]
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==== Examples of Source Citations for a Record in This Collection;  ====
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"Sweden, Uppsala Church Records, 1613-1860." index and images, ''FamilySearch'' ([https://www.familysearch.org https://www.familysearch.org]): accessed 7 April 2011. entry for Anders Petter Svensson. baptized 18 July 1839; citing Church Records, FHL microfilm 201,958; National Archives of Sweden, Riksarkivet, Sweden.  
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== Sources of Information for This Collection  ==
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A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].
  
<!--bibdescbegin-->"Sweden Uppsala Lutheran Church Records, 1613-1860," index, ''FamilySearch'' ([https://www.familysearch.org https://www.familysearch.org]; from National Archives of Sweden, Riksarkivet SVAR. FHL microfilm, 16 reels. Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.<!--bibdescend-->
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=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===
  
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"Sweden, Uppsala Church Records, 1613-1860." index and images, ''FamilySearch'' (https://ds.familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XFGY-KL6&nbsp;: accessed 15 May 2012), Anders Petter Svensson, 18 July 1839; citing Church Records, FHL microfilm 201,958; National Archives of Sweden, Riksarkivet, Sweden. FHL microfilm, 946 reels. Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  
 
[[Category:Swedish_Church_Records]] [[Category:Sweden|Uppsala]]
 
[[Category:Swedish_Church_Records]] [[Category:Sweden|Uppsala]]

Revision as of 18:45, 12 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, Uppsala Kyrkoböcker Register

Record Description

The collection consists of church records from the county of Uppsala. 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 following parishes are included at this time:

  • Alunda
  • Arnö
  • Balingsta
  • Bred
  • Bro
  • Bälinge

The records are handwritten in narrative style. They cover the years 1308 to 1901; index 1613 to 1860 .

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.

Parishes in Uppsala. Sweden, Uppsala Church Records. Landsarkivet I Uppsala, Sweden.

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

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 Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections.

Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection

"Sweden, Uppsala Church Records, 1613-1860." index and images, FamilySearch (https://ds.familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XFGY-KL6&nbsp;: accessed 15 May 2012), Anders Petter Svensson, 18 July 1839; citing Church Records, FHL microfilm 201,958; National Archives of Sweden, Riksarkivet, Sweden. FHL microfilm, 946 reels. Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.