Västmanland County, Sweden Genealogy

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=== '''History'''  ===
 
=== '''History'''  ===
  
Information about when the county was created. Geographical location, what Landskap it belongs to, and the neighboring counties in context to family history research.  
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From the early 1500's up to 1719 it was divided between Västerås and Strömholm Counties. The area of Västmanland County belongs to the Province of [[Västmanland_Province,_Sweden|Västmanland]]. Västmanland County was created in 1634.  
  
 
The [[Swedish County Letters|county letter]] for Västmanland is: U  
 
The [[Swedish County Letters|county letter]] for Västmanland is: U  
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*Databases for Västmanland Research  
 
*Databases for Västmanland Research  
 
*Gazetteers  
 
*Gazetteers  
 
*[[Genealogical Societies in Västmanland, Sweden|Genealogical Societies]]
 
*[[Genealogical Societies in Västmanland, Sweden|Genealogical Societies]]
  
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*Maps  
 
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*Västmanland Word List
 
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*Gamla Norbergs härad  
 
*Gamla Norbergs härad  
 
*Norrbo härad  
 
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*Simtuna härad
 
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*Skinnskattebergs härad  
 
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*Snevringe härad  
 
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*Tuhundra härad
 
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*Vagnsbro härad  
 
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*Våla härad  
 
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*Åkerbo härad
 
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*Övertjurbo härad
 
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Revision as of 15:15, 8 April 2013

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Contents

History

From the early 1500's up to 1719 it was divided between Västerås and Strömholm Counties. The area of Västmanland County belongs to the Province of Västmanland. Västmanland County was created in 1634.

The county letter for Västmanland is: U

Tools

  • Maps
  • Västmanland Word List

Districts

  • Gamla Norbergs härad
  • Norrbo härad
  • Siende härad
  • Simtuna härad
  • Skinnskattebergs härad
  • Snevringe härad
  • Torstuna härad
  • Tuhundra härad
  • Vagnsbro härad
  • Våla härad
  • Yttertjurbo härad
  • Åkerbo härad
  • Övertjurbo härad



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