Arvika Landsförsamling (Västra) Parish, Värmland, Sweden Genealogy

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Arvika Landsförsamling

Guide to Arvika Landsförsamling (Västra) Parish, Sweden ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military history.

History

(write information such as: how old the parish is, interesting facts about the parish, what alternate names it has, or any boundary changes.)
Arvika Landsförsamling (Västra) Parish, Värmland, Sweden Genealogy
Jurisdictions
Stift Karlstad
Pastorat -1849 Arvika, Älgå, Gunnarskog and Ny, 1850-1871 Arvika, Älgå, Gunnarskog, Bogen and Ny, 1871-1906 Arvika, Älgå and Ny, 1906-1909 Arvika landsförsamling, Arvika köping (Arvika östra) Älgå and Ny, 1909- Arvika västra, Älgå and Ny,
Län Värmland
Landskap Värmland
Härad add here
Tingslag add here
Domsaga add here
Fögderi Arvika, 1944-1945 Västersysslet, 1946-1966 Jösse
Länsmansdistrikt add here
Kronofogdedistrikt add here
Kommun Arvika, 1944-1945 Västersysslet, 1946-1966 Jösse
Militär indelning add here


Place Names

Agneteberg, Arvika Prästgård,
Berga, Berga under Prästgården, Bergafallet, Betlehem, Bjelverud, Björnmyren, Blomsterhult, Brunnshuset, Brättne, Bålgården,
Dalen, Dottevik,
Fallbråten, Fallet under Prästgården,
Gata, Gateskogen (see Vålängen), Gillserud, Gustås, Göketorp,
Holm, Hultet under Vik,Humlekil, Humletorp, Häggedråga, Högvalta Västra, Högvalta Östra, Höves, Hövik,
Jakobsdal, Johannesberg,
Kelkersrud, Klockarebråten, Knutstegen, Koppsäng, Krogen, Kvarntorp, Kyrkbyn, Källebråten, Källsäter, Kärrmossen,
Lindalen, Lustigkulle, Lycke, Långvak,
Marieberg under Vik, Mon, Mossdalen, Mossvik, Mosängen, Myra under Prästgården, Mällbyn, Mögsjötorp, Mötterud,
Nordsågen, Nordal, Nybyggerud under Rackstad, Nybygget under Gata, Nybygget under Gustås, Nygård, Nytorp Norra under Vik, Nytorp Södra under Vik, Nättelbacken,
Paradiset, Perserud, Prästgården, Pålsbråten,
Rackstad, Rosendal, Rud,
Segerfors bruk, Seopp, Stockenstugan, Solberga, Speke Västra, Speke Östra, Stendalen, Stålsberga, Sund Västra, Sund Östra,
Taserud, Trotaken Norra, Trotaken Södra,
Udden under Kyrkbyn,
Vennersdal, Vik, Vålängen,
Ålgården,
Örshult,


Sweden 1951 Place Names Register and the Swedish Parish Pages list in this Wiki will give you searchable lists of places, particularly parishes and the farms within those parishes.

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Collections

Census Records

Church Records

Online Database Church Records

The easiest way to access the Swedish Church Records is through the internet, using these five sites (see links to specific collections below). Four of these sites require a subscription for access. (ArkivDigital, Ancestry.com, and MyHeritage.com are available at a FamilyHistory Center near you free of charge.)

Help Using ArkivDigital: Online Databases for Sweden

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Family History Library Records

Click Sweden, Värmland 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, Värmland and then select your parish.

Military Records

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References

Jurisdictional Information from:  Riksarkivet. "Arvika Landsförsamling." Nationell ArkivDatabas (NAD). May 2012 http://www.nad.riksarkivet.se/

Arvika Landsförsamling, Husförhörslängd 1836-1841, Ortregister