Vestfold County, Norway

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== Cities, Parishes, Clerical Districts in Vestfold County  ==
 
== Cities, Parishes, Clerical Districts in Vestfold County  ==
  
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*[[Borre, Norway|Borre]]  
 
*[[Borre, Norway|Borre]]  
 
*[[Botne, Norway|Botne]]  
 
*[[Botne, Norway|Botne]]  
*[[Brulanes, Norway|Brulanes]]  
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*[[Brunlanes, Norway|Brunlanes]]  
 
*[[Fon, Norway|Fon]]  
 
*[[Fon, Norway|Fon]]  
 
*[[Fredricksværn, see Stavern, Norway|Fredricksværn, see Stavern]]  
 
*[[Fredricksværn, see Stavern, Norway|Fredricksværn, see Stavern]]  
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*[[Stavern, Norway|Stavern]]  
 
*[[Stavern, Norway|Stavern]]  
 
*[[Stokke, Norway|Stokke]]  
 
*[[Stokke, Norway|Stokke]]  
*[[Strømgodset, Norway|Strømgodset]]
 
 
*[[Strømm (Strømmen), Norway|Strømm (Strømmen)]]  
 
*[[Strømm (Strømmen), Norway|Strømm (Strømmen)]]  
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*[[Strømsgodset, Norway|Strømsgodset]]
 
*[[Styrvoll, Norway|Styrvoll]]  
 
*[[Styrvoll, Norway|Styrvoll]]  
 
*[[Svarstad, Norway|Svarstad]]  
 
*[[Svarstad, Norway|Svarstad]]  
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*[[Vassås, Vestfold, Norway|Vassås]]  
 
*[[Vassås, Vestfold, Norway|Vassås]]  
 
*[[Vivestad, Norway|Vivestad]]  
 
*[[Vivestad, Norway|Vivestad]]  
*[[Vor Frue, Vestfold, Norway|Vor Frue]]  
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*[[Vor Frue, Vestfold, Norway|Vor Frue (Maria)]]  
 
*[[Våle, Norway|Våle]]  
 
*[[Våle, Norway|Våle]]  
 
*[[Åsgårdstrand, Norway|Åsgårdstrand]]
 
*[[Åsgårdstrand, Norway|Åsgårdstrand]]
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== Map  ==
 
 
[[Image:Vestfold County.jpg|thumb|left]]
 
  
 
== Cemeteries  ==
 
== Cemeteries  ==
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[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/WebMeta.exe?slag=vismeny&fylkenr=7&knr=&katnr=1&aar=&dagens=&emnenr=4 1875 Census for Vestfold County]  
 
[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/WebMeta.exe?slag=vismeny&fylkenr=7&knr=&katnr=1&aar=&dagens=&emnenr=4 1875 Census for Vestfold County]  
  
[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/WebMeta.exe?slag=vismeny&fylkenr=7&knr=&katnr=1&aar=&dagens=&emnenr=5 1900 Census for Vestfold County]
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[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/WebMeta.exe?slag=vismeny&fylkenr=7&knr=&katnr=1&aar=&dagens=&emnenr=5 1900 Census for Vestfold County]
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[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/WebMeta.exe?slag=vismeny&fylkenr=7&knr=&katnr=1&aar=&dagens=&emnenr=6 Andre]
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== Church Records  ==
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[http://picasaweb.google.no/kirkefoto/KirkerIVestfold?authkey=SOamuA_CG4s# Photos of churches in Vestfold]  
  
 
== Family History Resources  ==
 
== Family History Resources  ==
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*[http://www.vfk.no/default.aspx?sc_itemid=%7B36D3F38C-466A-468E-B0D8-66B1BBA72B3E%7D Vestfold fylkeskommune- navnendring]
 
*[http://www.vfk.no/default.aspx?sc_itemid=%7B36D3F38C-466A-468E-B0D8-66B1BBA72B3E%7D Vestfold fylkeskommune- navnendring]
  
== Farm Books  ==
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== Farm Books ==
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== Land Records ==
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1886 and 1838 land registers are found at [http://www.rhd.uit.no/matrikkel/excel_e.html The Norwegian Historical Data Centre]. These are Excel files, which can be downloaded. The give the name of the farm, the farm owner, and the amount of tax. Both farms and sub-farms are included.
  
 
== Military Records   ==
 
== Military Records   ==
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== Probate Records  ==
 
== Probate Records  ==
  
[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&filnamn=sk07051696&spraak=e&metanr=4538 Probate Records for Tønsberg and Holmestrand 1696-1801 (1782)]  
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[http://www.arkivverket.no/URN:sk_read/search?forvaltning=&fylke=07&embete=&protokoll=&periode=&navn= Digitised probate records for Vestfold county]
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<br>[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&filnamn=sk07051696&spraak=e&metanr=4538 Probate Records for Tønsberg and Holmestrand 1696-1801 (1782)]  
  
 
[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&filnamn=sk07071672&spraak=e&metanr=2833 Probate Registers for Larvik 1672-1812]  
 
[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&filnamn=sk07071672&spraak=e&metanr=2833 Probate Registers for Larvik 1672-1812]  
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== Probate Jurisdictions  ==
 
== Probate Jurisdictions  ==
  
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Revision as of 23:17, 4 October 2012

Norway > Vestfold County

Vestfold is a county in Norway, bordering Buskerud and Telemark. Many islands are located at the coast. Vestfold is mostly dominated by lowland and is among the best agricultural areas of Norway. Vestfold is known for shipping and sailing. Formerly a headquarters for whaling fleets, the coastal towns of Vestfold now engage in fishing and shipbuilding.


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Cities, Parishes, Clerical Districts in Vestfold County

BrunlanesTanumKjoseStavernTjøllingLarvikHedrumKveldeSandar (Sandeherred)TjømeNøtterøySandefjordStokkeTønsbergSlagenSemSkjeeArnadal (Arendal)KodalHvarnesAndebuStyrvollHøyjordLardalHemRamnesÅsgårdstrandHortenBorreNykirkeUndrumsdalRamnesVivestadFonVåleBotneHillestadVassåsHofSandeStrømm (Strømmen)SkogerKonnerudStrømsgodsetVestfold Parishes 2x2.jpg
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Cemeteries

Censuses

1660 Census for Vestfold County

1701 Census for Vestfold County

1801 Census for Vestfold County

1815 Census for Vestfold County

1825 Census for Vestfold County

1865 Census for Vestfold County

1875 Census for Vestfold County

1900 Census for Vestfold County

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Church Records

Photos of churches in Vestfold

Family History Resources

Government Offices and Sites

Farm Books

Land Records

1886 and 1838 land registers are found at The Norwegian Historical Data Centre. These are Excel files, which can be downloaded. The give the name of the farm, the farm owner, and the amount of tax. Both farms and sub-farms are included.

Military Records 

Passenger Lists

Probate Records

Digitised probate records for Vestfold county


Probate Records for Tønsberg and Holmestrand 1696-1801 (1782)

Probate Registers for Larvik 1672-1812

Probate Jurisdictions

Vestfold.jpg

Taxation

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