Jönköping: Kristina parish, Sweden Genealogy

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The parish was named Jönköping up until 1851. From 1852 to 1924 the parish was called Jönköpings Östra församling. Since 1924 the parish was known as Jönköpings Kristina.

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Jönköping: Kristina
Stift Växjö
Pastorat - 1851 Jönköpings Kristina and Ljungarum, 1852-1924 Jönköpings Kristina, Jönköpings Sofia and Ljungarum, 1924- Jönköpings Kristina and Ljungarum,
Län Jönköping
Landskap Småland
Härad Jönköping Rådhusrätt
Tingslag add here
Domsaga add here
Fögderi - 1945 Jönköpings stad, 1946- Jönköping
Länsmansdistrikt add here
Kronofogdedistrikt add here
Kommun add here
Militär indelning add here
FamilySearch I.D. 6377694
NAD Ref Code SE/VALA/00170

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Could not find Ort register for this parish.

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Jurisdictional Information from: Riksarkivet. "Jönköpings Kristina Församling." Nationell ArkivDatabas (NAD). June 2012 http://www.nad.riksarkivet.se/

Jönköping Kristina Parish Husförhörslängd 1839-1845 AI;26, no Ort register.