Sweden Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)Edit This Page

From FamilySearch Wiki

(Difference between revisions)
(added a template)
(removed dead citation link)
 
(18 intermediate revisions by 11 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
{{Record_Search_article|CID=CID1520596|title=Sweden Marriages, 1630-1920|location=Sweden}} <br>  
+
{{Record_Search_article
 +
|CID=CID1520596
 +
|title=Sweden Marriages, 1630-1920
 +
|location=Sweden}} <br>  
  
== Collection Time Period ==
+
== &nbsp;Record Description ==
  
This index covers events from 1630 through 1920.  
+
This index is an electronic index for the years 1630 to 1920.  
  
== Record Description  ==
+
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. The entries are primarily from the IGI along with some entries derived from compiled and original records such as:
+
== Record Content and Use  ==
  
*Family Records  
+
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
+
*Civil Registration
+
  
It may also include indexes generated by the internet indexing project sponsored by the LDS Church.
+
== FamilySearch Historical Record Collections  ==
  
There may be entries that cite a specific source such as the following:
+
*[[Sweden Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
+
*[[Sweden, Blekinge Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
*"Vital Record of Rhode Island, 1636-1850: a Family Register for the People" by James Arnold
+
*[[Sweden, Gotland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
*"Paul Dingwell Genealogical Collection" by Paul Dingwell
+
*[[Sweden, Gävleborg Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
*A county or state vital record registration
+
*[[Sweden, Göteborg och Bohus Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
+
*[[Sweden, Halland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
These entries are in this collection for one of the following reasons:
+
*[[Sweden, Jämtland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
+
*[[Sweden, Jönköping Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
*They were submitted by private individuals to the LDS Church and as such are part of the IGI resulting in their inclusion in this index.
+
*[[Sweden, Kalmar Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
*They have been indexed through the internet indexing project sponsored by the LDS Church. If this is the case, the index they are a part of has been included as part of this database.
+
*[[Sweden, Kopparberg Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
+
*[[Sweden, Kristianstad Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
The Vital Record Index databases are not necessarily intended to index any specific set of records although some sub-indexes (an index to a set of records within the database) have been found. When we identify a sub-index, we remove it from the database and post it separately on FamilySearch under its appropriate title.
+
*[[Sweden, Kronoberg Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
+
*[[Sweden, Norrbotten Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
This index is not complete for any particular place or region.<br>
+
*[[Sweden, Skaraborg Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
+
*[[Sweden, Stockholm Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
== Citation for This Collection  ==
+
*[[Sweden, Södermanland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
+
*[[Sweden, Uppsala Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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.
+
*[[Sweden, Värmland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
+
*[[Sweden, Västerbotten Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
{{Collection citation
+
*[[Sweden, Västernorrland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
| text =<!--bibdescbegin-->"Sweden Burials, 1649-1920," index, "FamilySearch" (https://www.familysearch.org). Index based on the International Genealogical Index, Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah. FHL digital index. Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.<!--bibdescend-->}}
+
*[[Sweden, Västmanland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
+
*[[Sweden, Älvsborg Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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]].
+
*[[Sweden, Örebro Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
+
*[[Sweden, Östergötland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
=== Record Content  ===
+
*[[Sweden Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
+
*[[Sweden Burials (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
The key genealogical facts found in marriage index entries may include:
+
 
+
*Name of bride and groom
+
*Names of the parents
+
*Marriage date
+
*Parish where the marriage took place
+
*Family History Library Microfilm and item numbers for the source materials
+
 
+
== How to Use the Record  ==
+
 
+
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.
+
 
+
=== Finding the Original Source for an Entry in This Collection  ===
+
 
+
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:
+
 
+
*[[IGI]]  
+
*[[IGI Batch Number Descriptions]]
+
 
+
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].
+
 
+
== Record History  ==
+
 
+
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.
+
 
+
=== Why the Record Was Created  ===
+
 
+
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sponsored the indexing of this collection to help individuals find information about their ancestors.
+
 
+
=== Record Reliability  ===
+
 
+
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.
+
  
 
== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==
Line 87: Line 56:
 
*[[Sweden]]
 
*[[Sweden]]
  
=== Contributions to This Article  ===
+
== Contributions to This Article  ==
  
 
{{Contributor invite}}  
 
{{Contributor invite}}  
Line 95: Line 64:
 
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.  
 
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 Example for Records Found in This Collection  ====
+
=== 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.
 +
 
 +
{{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.}}
  
"Sweden Marriages, 1630-1920." database, ''FamilySearch'' (https://familysearch.org: accessed 28 March 2012). &nbsp;Erik Gustaf Nystrom and Greta Osterholm, &nbsp;26 October 1860; citing Marriage Records, FHL microfilm 104,307; Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records. Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
 
  
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;
 
  
 
[[Category:Sweden|Vital]]
 
[[Category:Sweden|Vital]]

Latest revision as of 17:02, 19 December 2013

FamilySearch Record Search This article describes a collection of historical records available at FamilySearch.org.
Access the records: Sweden Marriages, 1630-1920 .

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.

 

Need additional research help? Contact our research help specialists.

Need wiki, indexing, or website help? Contact our product teams.


Did you find this article helpful?

You're invited to explain your rating on the discussion page (you must be signed in).

  • This page was last modified on 19 December 2013, at 17:02.
  • This page has been accessed 4,258 times.