Jämtland: Näs parish, Sweden Genealogy

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Guide to Näs 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.)
Jämtland: Näs
Stift -1647 Uppsala ärke, 1647- Härnösand
Pastorat -1864 Brunflo, 1864- Näs
Län 1645-1654 Härnösands län, 1655-1762 Gävleborg, 1762-1810 Västernorrland, 1810- Jämtland
Landskap Jämtland
Härad not applicable
Tingslag 1876-1905 Hackås and Näs, 1905- Revsund, Brunflo and Näs
Domsaga 1876- Jämtlands östra
Fögderi add here
Länsmansdistrikt add here
Kronofogdedistrikt add here
Kommun add here
Militär indelning Jemtlands Hästjägare-Corps', Jemtlands Fältjägare-Corps'

Place Names

Bjerme, Bledäng, Bleka, Fåker, Grönviken, Gäle, Gärde, Håkangård. Kloxåsen, Kungsnäs, Månsta, Oldberg, Prästbordet, Sinnberg, Stengärde, Storgården, Vi, Viken, Ålsta, Åsan. Moving in and out record 1841-1842 on page 214.

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, Ancestry.com, and MyHeritage.com 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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Näs parish, Husförhörslängd 1838-1847, AI;3, Ort register.

Jurisdictional information from: Riksarkivet, “Näs församling (Z-län)”, at Nationell ArkivDatabas (NAD). March 2012.