Sweden, Västmanland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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== Title in the Language of the Records  ==
 
== Title in the Language of the Records  ==
  
Sverige, Västmanland, Kyrkoböcker Register  
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Sverige, Västmanland Kyrkoböcker Register  
  
 
== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
  
The collection consists of church records from the county of Västmanland. It contains indexes to births, marriages, and deaths and also images of clerical surveys, registers of birth, marriage, death, move-in and move-out lists, confirmations, church accounts, etc.
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The collection consists of church records from the county of Västmanland. It contains indexes to births, marriages, and deaths along with images of:
  
=== Record Content  ===
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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
  
The key genealogical facts found in most Lutheran birth or christening or birth (Födde) records are:
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The records are handwritten in narrative style. They cover the years 1538 to 1901; index 1622 to 1860.
  
[[Image:Sweden Lutheran Church (08-0548) Christening DGS 4175749 429.jpg|thumb|right]]  
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For a list of records by parishes published in this collection, select the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1978777 Browse] link from the collection landing page.
  
*Child’s name
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=== Citation for This Collection  ===
*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:
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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.
  
[[Image:Sweden Lutheran Church (08-0548) Marriage DGS 4175749 537.jpg|thumb|right]]
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{{Collection citation | text= "Sweden, Vastmanland Church Records, 1538-1901; index 1622-1860."  Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Landsarkivet i Uppsala.}}
  
*Groom’s name
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<br> [[Sweden, Västmanland 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:
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== Record History, Content and Use  ==
  
[[Image:Sweden Lutheran Church (08-0548) Burial DGS 4175749 563.jpg|thumb|right]]
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For details about the contents of these records, their history, and help using them see the following wiki articles:  
  
*Name of the deceased
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*[[Sweden Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
*Death date
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*[[Sweden Church Records, 1308 – 1940 Images Published on FamilySearch]]
*Burial date
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*[[Swedish Church Records|Swedish Church Records]]
*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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== Known Issues with This Collection  ==
  
*Name of person moving
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{{HR Known Issues}}For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached [[Sweden, Västmanland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)/Known Issues|Wiki article]]. If you encounter additional prblems, 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.
*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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== FamilySearch Historical Record Collections  ==
  
*Name of each member of the household
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*[[Sweden Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
*Birth dates
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*[[Sweden, Blekinge Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
*Birthplaces
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*[[Sweden, Gotland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
*Residence
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*[[Sweden, Gävleborg Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
*Occupation
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*[[Sweden, Göteborg och Bohus Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
*Deaths within the year
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*[[Sweden, Halland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
*Marriages within the year
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*[[Sweden, Jämtland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
*Moves within the year (including where they moved to or from)  
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*[[Sweden, Jönköping Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
*Marital status
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*[[Sweden, Kalmar Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
*Relationships
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*[[Sweden, Kopparberg Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
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*[[Sweden, Kristianstad Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
The key genealogical facts found in most Lutheran church account registers (räkenskaper) are:
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*[[Sweden, Kronoberg Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
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*[[Sweden, Malmöhus Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
*Name
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*[[Sweden, Norrbotten Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
*Date
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*[[Sweden, Skaraborg Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
*Residence within the parish
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*[[Sweden, Stockholm Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
*Amount paid
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*[[Sweden, Södermanland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
*May give reason for payment
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*[[Sweden, Uppsala Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
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*[[Sweden, Värmland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
== How to Use the Records ==
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*[[Sweden, Västerbotten Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
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*[[Sweden, Västernorrland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
For detailed information on using Swedish church records, see the wiki article: [[Swedish_Church_Records|Swedish Church Records]]
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*[[Sweden, Älvsborg Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
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*[[Sweden, Örebro Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
==== Help with the Language  ====
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*[[Sweden, Östergötland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
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*[[Sweden Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
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 Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
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*[[Sweden Burials (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
*[[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  ==
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/V%C3%A4stmanland_County,_Sweden Vastmanland County, Sweden]
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/V%C3%A4stmanland_County,_Sweden Vastmanland County, Sweden]
  
=== Contributions to This Article  ===
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== Contributions to This Article  ==
  
 
{{Contributor invite}}  
 
{{Contributor invite}}  
 
== 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.
 
 
<!--bibdescbegin-->Sweden. Västmanland Church Records, 1538-1901; index 1622-1860. 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|Help:How to Create Source Citations For FamilySearch Historical Records Collections]].
 
  
 
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
 
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
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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|Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].&nbsp;  
 
A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections|Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].&nbsp;  
  
==== Example of a Source Citation for a Record Found in This Collection  ====
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=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===
 
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*"Sweden, Västmanland Church Records, 1538-1901; index 1622-1860," digital images, From ''FamilySearch ''Internet (www.familysearch.org: 14 March 2012),&nbsp;&gt;&nbsp;Sura församling &gt; B I a Flyttningslängder &gt; 1, 1746-1784. Innehåller även dopbok, vigselbok och dödbok 1745-1774&nbsp;&gt; Image 22 of 84 images, p. 32, Brita, ar 1756. "Sweden, Västmanland Church Records, 1538-1901; index 1622-1860," FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org); from the National Archives of Sweden, Riksarkivet SVAR. FHL microfilm, 637 reels. Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
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*"Sweden, Västmanland Church Records, 1538-1901; index, 1622-1860," &nbsp;digital images, ''FamilySearch&nbsp;''&nbsp;(https://familysearch.org: accessed 14 March 2012),&nbsp;&gt;&nbsp;Sura församling &gt; B I a Flyttningslängder &gt; 1, 1746-1784. Innehåller även dopbok, vigselbok och dödbok 1745-1774&nbsp;&gt; Image 22 of 84 images, p. 32, Brita, ar 1756. "Sweden, Västmanland Church Records, 1538-1901; index 1622-1860," FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org); from the National Archives of Sweden, Riksarkivet SVAR. FHL microfilm, 637 reels. Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  
 
[[Category:Swedish_Church_Records]] [[Category:Sweden|Västmanland]]
 
[[Category:Swedish_Church_Records]] [[Category:Sweden|Västmanland]]

Revision as of 21:43, 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 Records

Sverige, Västmanland Kyrkoböcker Register

Record Description

The collection consists of church records from the county of Västmanland. 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 1538 to 1901; index 1622 to 1860.

For a list of records by parishes published in this collection, select the Browse link 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, Vastmanland Church Records, 1538-1901; index 1622-1860." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Landsarkivet i Uppsala.


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 prblems, 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. We are looking for additional information that will help readers understand the topic and better use the available records. We also need translations for collection titles and images in articles about records written in languages other than English. For specific needs, please visit WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Please follow these guidelines as you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide.


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, Västmanland Church Records, 1538-1901; index, 1622-1860,"  digital images, FamilySearch  (https://familysearch.org: accessed 14 March 2012), > Sura församling > B I a Flyttningslängder > 1, 1746-1784. Innehåller även dopbok, vigselbok och dödbok 1745-1774 > Image 22 of 84 images, p. 32, Brita, ar 1756. "Sweden, Västmanland Church Records, 1538-1901; index 1622-1860," FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org); from the National Archives of Sweden, Riksarkivet SVAR. FHL microfilm, 637 reels. Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.