Kopparberg: Floda parish, Sweden Genealogy

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Guide to Floda 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.)
Kopparberg: Floda
Stift Västerås
Pastorat about 1605-1612 Nås, Järna and Floda, about 1605-1612 Nås, Järna, Floda and Äppelbo, 1612 - Floda
Län 1631-1640 Västmanland, 1641-1646 Säter, 1647- Kopparberg
Landskap Dalarna
Härad not applicable
Tingslag -1731 Floda, 1732-1893 Nås, Järna and Floda, 1894-1947 Nås, 1948-1970 Nås and Malungs domsaga
Domsaga 1687-1901 Västra, later called Västerdalarne, 1902-1970 Nås and Malung, 1971-1974 Nedansiljan, 1975- Leksand
Fögderi 1720-1966 Västerdal, 1967- Borlänge
Länsmansdistrikt -1883 Nås and Floda, 1883-1917 Floda
Kronofogdedistrikt 1965- Borlänge
Kommun 1863-1970 Floda, 1971- Gagnef
Militär indelning Dal-regementet: Vesterdals Kompani, Dalregementet: Västerdals kompani
FamilySearch I.D. 6373910
NAD Ref Code SE/ULA/12375

Place Names

Badstuguberget, Bäckbyn, Björbo, Björbo Hansby, Björbo Kolan,
Flen, Forsen, Forssgärde
Hagen, Handbacken, Holsåkern,
Kyrkobyn, Källbacken,
Löfsjö Bruk,
Slätheden, Solån, Sunnanbyn, Svedjebyn, Syrholm, Sågen, Sälje,

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

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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, Kopparberg 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, Kopparberg and then select your parish.

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Floda parish, 1837-1846 (AI:18 and 19) Husförhörslängd, Ort register.

Riksarkivet. "Floda Församling." Nationell ArkivDatabas (NAD). March 2011 http://www.nad.ra.se/