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== Collection Time Period ==
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== &nbsp;Record Description ==
  
This index covers events from 1630 through 1920.  
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This index is an electronic index for the years 1630 to 1920.  
  
== Record Description  ==
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It is not necessarily intended to index any specific set of records. This index is not complete for any particular place or region. This collection may include information previously published in the International Genealogical Index or Vital Reccollections.
  
This index is an electronic database of information compiled from a variety of sources including the following:
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== Record Content and Use  ==
  
*Family Records  
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For details about the contents of these records and help using them see the wiki article [[Marriages Vital Record Index Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records)]].
*Church Records
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*Civil Registration
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This index is not complete for any particular place or region.
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== FamilySearch Historical Record Collections  ==
  
=== Record Content  ===
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*[[Sweden Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Sweden, Blekinge Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Sweden, Gotland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Sweden, Gävleborg Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Sweden, Göteborg och Bohus Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Sweden, Halland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Sweden, Jämtland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Sweden, Jönköping Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Sweden, Kalmar Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Sweden, Kopparberg Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Sweden, Kristianstad Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Sweden, Kronoberg Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Sweden, Norrbotten Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Sweden, Skaraborg Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Sweden, Stockholm Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Sweden, Södermanland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Sweden, Uppsala Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Sweden, Värmland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Sweden, Västerbotten Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Sweden, Västernorrland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Sweden, Västmanland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Sweden, Älvsborg Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Sweden, Örebro Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Sweden, Östergötland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Sweden Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Sweden Burials (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
  
The key genealogical facts found in marriage index entries may include:
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== Related Websites  ==
  
*Name of bride and groom
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*[http://www.genline.com/ Genline&nbsp;:: Swedish Genealogy]  
*Names of the parents
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~swewgw/ Sweden GenWeb site]  
*Marriage date
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*[http://www.arkivdigital.net/ Arkiv.Digital: Swedish Church Records Online (in color)]
*Parish where the marriage took place
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*Family History Library Microfilm and item numbers for the source materials
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== How to Use the Record  ==
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Use this index to help you learn more about your ancestors. The information could help you identify family relationships and lineages as well as direct you to original records of your ancestors, which may contain additional information.  
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=== Finding the Original Source for an Entry in This Collection  ===
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Each entry in this index has a source listed which includes a batch number. You will need to trace the batch number for the individual entry to learn its source. Please see the following wiki articles for more information on batch numbers:  
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*[[IGI]]  
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*[[IGI Batch Number Descriptions]]
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If an FHL film number is given in the entry for your ancestor, search for it in the [https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog&catSearchType=film_number Family History Library Catalog].
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== Record History  ==
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For over 30 years, volunteer indexers extracted this information from microfilm copies of the original records. In 2001, some of the entries were published on 16 CDs by the Family History Department of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as the "Scandinavian Vital Records Index: Sweden." This is an index of some marriages throughout Sweden. The index is not necessarily complete for any particular place or region. This collection does not link to images of the original records.
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=== Why This Record Was Created  ===
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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sponsored the indexing of this collection to help individuals find information about their ancestors.
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=== Record Reliability  ===
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Church records and civil registration were official records and are some of the most reliable sources of information available for those who were born, married, or died in Sweden.
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== Related Web Sites  ==
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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  ==
  
[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Sweden:_Marriage_Record_Search_Strategy_1500-1859 Sweden: Marriage Record Search Strategy 1500-1859]  
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*[[Swedish History|Swedish History]]
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*[[Sweden Maps|Sweden Maps]]
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*[[Sweden: Marriage Record Search Strategy 1500-1859]]
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*[[Sweden]]
  
[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Portal:Sweden Portal:Sweden]
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== Contributions to This Article  ==
 
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=== Contributions to This Article  ===
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== Sources of Information for This Collection ==
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== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections ==
  
<!--bibdescbegin-->"Sweden Marriages, 1630-1920," database, ''FamilySearch'' ([http://familysearch.org http://familysearch.org]/). Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records.<!--bibdescend-->
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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.  
  
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections ==
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=== Citation for This Collection ===
  
When you copy information from a record, you should also 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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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.  
  
A suggested format for citing FamilySearch Historical Collections, including how to cite individual archives is found in the following link: [[Cite Your Sources (Source Footnotes)]]
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{{Collection citation | text= "Sweden Marriages, 1630-1920." Index. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City.}}
  
==== Examples of Source Citations for a Record in This Collection;  ====
 
  
"Sweden Marriages, 1630-1920." index, ''FamilySearch'' ([https://www.familysearch.org]): accessed April 7, 2011. Entry for Erik Gustaf Nystrom and Greta Osterholm, married 26 October 1860; citing Marriage Records, FHL microfilm 104307; Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records.
 
  
 
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Latest revision as of 17:02, 19 December 2013

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Contents

 Record Description

This index is an electronic index for the years 1630 to 1920.

It is not necessarily intended to index any specific set of records. This index is not complete for any particular place or region. This collection may include information previously published in the International Genealogical Index or Vital Reccollections.

Record Content and Use

For details about the contents of these records and help using them see the wiki article Marriages Vital Record Index Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records).

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.

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 Marriages, 1630-1920." Index. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City.

 

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