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Church Records

Microfilm at the Family History Library for Vestre Moland prestegjeld (clerical district). Contains priest and sexton records for the parishes Vestre Moland and Lillesand. Included Høvåg parish until 1860. The earlier records were destroyed in a fire in 1688. Parish registers for the years 1688-1928.

Digitized parish registers available online at Digitalarkivet [Digital Archives]. Official: 1688-1760, Official: 1760-1816, Vaccination: 1830-1844, Copy: 1836-1851, Copy: 1851-1861, Official: 1859-1872, Official: 1859-1872, Copy: 1861-1872, Copy: 1872-1883, Official: 1873-1883, Official: 1884-1899.

Vestre Moland/Høvåg: Official: 1816-1843, Copy: 1817-1846, Official: 1837-1843.

Vestre Moland/Lillesand: Copy: 1884-1903.

Vestre Moland/Vestre Moland: Copy: 1816-1851, Official: 1816-1843, Official: 1835-1843, Official: 1841-1849,

Official: 1850-1858, Copy: 1884-1905, Copy: 1906-1929

Census Records

  • 1664-1666: Sogneprestenes manntall 1664-1666. see Gjerstad
  • 1664-1666:  Fogdernes og sorenskrivernes manntall 1664-1666. This census for Vestre Moland include the parishes of Vestre Moland and Høvåg and is available on microfilm at the Family History Library. This census was taken by the local civil authorities. It lists the names of the farms, farmowners (including widows), sons of farm owners, male farm hands, cottagers and sons of cottagers and the age of each person. The clerical authorities took a census during this same time period. Both censuses should be used as they supplement each other. The clerical census is more complete.
  • 1664-1666, 1701:Vestre Moland Prestegield, Nedenes - Aust-Agder med Vestre Moland og Høvåg parishes: Manntall 1664-1666; sogneprestenes manntall ca. 1664; sogneprestenes manntall ca. 1666; fogdernes og sorenskrivernes manntall 15/3/1664; fogdernes og sorenskrivernes manntall ca. 1665; fogdernes og sorenskrivernes manntall 18/6/1666; 1701 manntall 21/9/1701.
    Census records for Vestre Moland and Høvåg parishes in Vestre Moland Clerical District, Aust-Agder co. (earlier known as Nedenes), Norway. Years cover: 1664-1666 and 1701. Available in book form and microform at the [1]Family History Library.
  • 1664-1666, 1701: Vestre Moland Prestegield, Nedenes - Aust-Agder med Vestre Moland og Høvåg sogner: Manntall 1664-1666; sogneprestenes manntall ca. 1664; sogneprestenes manntall ca. 1666; fogdernes og sorenskrivernes manntall 15/3/1664; fogdernes og sorenskrivernes manntall ca. 1665; fogdernes og sorenskrivernes manntall 18/6/1666; 1701 manntall 21/9/1701. Census records for Vestre Moland and Høvåg parishes in Vestre Moland Clerical District, Aust-Agder co. (earlier known as Nedenes), Norway. Years cover: 1664-1666 and 1701. Available at the Family History Library in book form and on microfilm.
  • 1701: Manntall 1701: optatt av fogdere, sorenskrivere og sogneprester ifølge kongebrev av 26 Juli 1701.  The 1701 census for Vestre Moland clerical district include the parishes of Vestre Moland and Høvåg, and is available on microfilm at the Family History Library. The census of 1701 was taken for military purposes. It lists only the males living in rural districts who were over the age of one year. It includes the farm name, name and age of the owner, names and ages of sons and servants. Also includes the residence of all unmarried males living away from home when the census was taken.
  • 1801: Folketelling 1 Feb 1801, Norge. The 1801 census for Vestre Moland clerical district, and is available on microfilm at the Family History Library. The 1801 census (b. 32) for Vestre Moland clerical district includes Vestre Moland, Lillesand, and Høvåg parishes. It lists the farm name, person's name, position in the household, age, marital status, and occupation. A typewritten edition with indexes is available on microfiche. It is called "Mikrokortutgåva av 1801-teljina". Also avaialble in a searchable database online at Digitalarkivet (digtal Archives).
  • 1865: Folketælling 31 December 1865. The 1865 census for Vestre Moland clerical district is available on microfilm at th eFamily History Library. This census include the parishes of Vestre Moland, and Lillesand, and contain the residence, persons name, status in the family, occupation, sex, martial status, place of birth, age, religion if not a member of the state church, and other miscellaneous information. Each book usually contains one clerical district (prestegjeld). In some books there are two clerical districts recorded. The parishes and school districts in each clerical district are listed at the beginning of each book. Also available online at Digitalarkviet (Digital Archives) of Norway; as well as at the Norwegian Historical Data Centre at the University of Tromsø, Norway.
  • 1875: Folketælling for kongeriget Norge den 31te December 1875. the 1875 census for Vestre Moland clerical district is available on microfilm at theFamily History Library. This 1875 census include the parishes of Vestre Moland, and Lillesand contains the name of the farm or residence, name of the person, postition in the family, occupation, sex, marital status, year of birth, place of birth, religion if not a member of the state church, and other miscellaneous information.
  • 1900: Folketælling for Norge, 3 Dec 1900 The 1900 census for Vestre Moland clerical district is available on microfilm at the Family History Library. This census contains the name of the farm or resident, persons name, sex, temporary resident, temporarily absent and where person is, position in the family, marital status, occupation, date of birth, place of birth, citizenship, religion, and other miscellaneous information. Also available online at Digitalarkivet (Digital Archives) of Norway; as well as at theNorwegian Historical Data Centre at the University of Tromsø, Norway
  • 1910: Folketellingen for Norge den 1ste desember 1910. The 1910 census for Vestre Moland is available online at Digitalarkivet (Digtal Archives) of Norway; as well as at the Norwegian Historical Data Centre at the University of Tromsø, Norway.

Court Records

Land Records

Farm Books

Farm Names

9 Berge 35 Bergshaven 37 Bergsøen 16 Bjelland 31 Bjørkestøl 5 Brekkestø 33 Brentemoen 30 Buene 41 Dybvig 24 Eigeland ytre 15 Fjeldal 1 Fjeldalsøen vestre 32 Fladen 37 Flørenes 33 Fosbæk 28 Froholt 20 Glamsland 29 Grimenes 3 Grisøen 43 Heldal 15 Jonsøen 39 Kallenes 44 Kalvell 17 Kjellingland 38 Klingsund 13 Kosvig 4 Kraksøen 40 Langedal 33 Lofthus 32 Lundemobakken 34 Lundemoen 10 Lunden 33 Luntevigen 32 Moen 32 Møglestu 14 Nasledalen 22 Nordbø 42 Næbetrø 30 Præstegaarden 10 Raana 42 Reise 26 Røgskaar 32 Sandbakken 33 Sandsnes 18 Sangereid 12 Skalle 36 Skogerøen 13 Skrukkebuen 18 Skuggevigen 19 Songe med Furekjær 23 Storehei 6 Stuttei nedre 8 Subbernes 42 Svinøen 27 Tengsbæk 42 Tingsager 21 Torkelsbuene 11 Vasdalen 45 Vatne 30 Ydderstad 36 Ydderstad 11 Østerøen

Probate Records

Nedenes judicial district
*1640-1824 Family History Library
*1698-1826 Digitalarkivet

Sand (Vestre Nedenes) judicial district to 1824
*1826-1879 Family History Library
*1826-1907 Digitalarkivet

Nedenes deanery
*1693-1811 Family History Library
*1693-1811 Digitalarkivet

References

Oluf Rygh: Norwegian Farm Names


 

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