Örebro: Degerfors parish, Sweden Genealogy

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Guide to Degerfors parish, Sweden ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Örebro: Degerfors
Stift Karlstad
Pastorat 1883-1922 Karlskoga, Karlsdals and Degerfors kapellförsamlingar, 1923-1924 Karlskoga and Degerfors kapellförsamling, 1925- Degerfors
Län 1883- Örebro
Landskap Närke
Härad 1883- Karlskoga bergslag
Tingslag 1883-1970 Karlskoga bergslag
Domsaga 1883-1950 Nora, 1951- Karlskoga
Fögderi 1883-1917 Nora, 1918-1946 Karlskoga, 1946-1951 Edsberg, 1952- Karlskoga
Länsmansdistrikt 1883-1917 Karlskoga bergslag
Kronofogdedistrikt 1965- Karlskoga
Kommun 1883-1924 Karlskoga, 1925-1942 Degerfors, 1943-1970 Degerfors köping, 1971- Degerfors
Militär indelning add here
FamilySearch I.D. 3538118
NAD Ref Code SE/ULA/12217

Place Names

Bottesbol, Brotorp,
Degerfors Bruk, Degernäs, Degernästorp,
Hotellet, Hultet,
Karlshagen, Karlskoga Station, Krontorp, Kvarntorp,
Qvarnberg, Qvarntorp,
Skolhuset, Strömsnäs,

To see what kind of place it is you will need a Swedish Gazetteer.

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Online Database Church Records

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Family History Library Records

Click Sweden, Örebro Records for a full listing of microfilmed records (some digitized online) at the Family History Library, that may be viewed on loan at a Family History Center near you. Click on "Places within Sweden, Örebro" and then select your parish.

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Riksarkivet. "Degerfors församling (T-län)." Nationell ArkivDatabas (NAD). February 2011 http://www.nad.ra.se/

Degerfors, Husförhörslängd 1883-1886, Ortregister