Vestfold County, Norway

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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.  
 
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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== Map  ==
  
[[Image:Vestfold County.jpg|thumb|left|Map of Vestfold County (special thanks to James Hasleton for improving the image).]]  
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== Cemeteries  ==
 
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[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=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]
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[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&filnamn=sk07071672&spraak=e&metanr=2833 Probate Registers for Larvik 1672-1812]  
  
 
== Probate Jurisdictions  ==
 
== Probate Jurisdictions  ==
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Revision as of 21:20, 7 December 2009

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.


Contents

Cities, Parishes, Clerical Districts in Vestfold County

Map

Vestfold County.jpg

Cemeteries

Censuses

Family History Resources

Government Offices and Sites

Farm Books

Military Records 

Passenger Lists

Probate Records

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

Probate Registers for Larvik 1672-1812

Probate Jurisdictions

Vestfold.jpg


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