Aspås parish, Sweden Genealogy

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

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(write information such as: how old the parish is, interesting facts about the parish, what alternate names it has, or any boundary changes.)
Stift -1647 Uppsala ärke, 1647- Härnösand
Pastorat Rödön
Län 1645-1654 Härnösands län, 1655-1762 Gävleborgs län, 1762-1810 Västernorrlands, 1810- Jämtland
Landskap Jämtland
Härad not applicable
Tingslag -1741 Jämtlands domsaga, 1741-1912 Rödön, 1912- Lit och Rödön
Domsaga 1680-1811 Jämtland, 1812-1878 Norra Jämtland, 1879- Jämtlands norra
Fögderi 1720-1809 Jämtlands fögderi, 1810-1883 Jämtlands södra, 1884-1945 Jämtlands norra, 1946-1970 Jämtlands västra, 1971- Östersunds fögderi
Länsmansdistrikt add here
Kronofogdedistrikt add here
Kommun 1863-1951 Aspås, 1952-1973 Rödön, 1974- Krokom
Militär indelning Jemtlands Fältjägare-Corps', Jämtlands fältjägarregemente

Place Names

Böle, Gräfte, Gärde, Kyrkobordet, Landvågen, Lien, Lundsjön, Lägden, Nygården, Näset, Prästbordet, Ren, Sockenstugan, Storgården, Tand, Trången, Österlångan, Inhyses ( Farmers), Fattighjon ( Poor people), Fattighjon och Lappar ( Poor people and Lapps), Hästjägare ( hunter riding horse).

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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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,, and are available at a FamilyHistory Center near you free of charge.)

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Family History Library Records

Click Sweden, Jämtland 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, Jämtland" and then select your parish.

Military Records

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Jurisdictional information from: Riksarkivet, “Aspås”, at Nationell ArkivDatabas (NAD). November 2011.