Munkfors parish, Sweden Genealogy

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

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Was created on January 1, 1918 from Ransäter.

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Stift Karlstad
Pastorat 1918(-01-01)-1926 Övre Ullerud
1926(-05-01)-1961 Ransäter
1962- Munkfors and Ransäter
Län Värmland
Landskap Värmland
Härad Kil
Tingslag Mellansysslet
Domsaga -1970 Mellansysslet
1971-2005 Sunne
2005 Värmland
Fögderi -1966 Mellansysslet
1967 Hofors
Länsmansdistrikt add here
Kronofogdedistrikt Värmlands läns
Kommun Munkfors
Militär indelning add here
FamilySearch I.D. 3527731
NAD Ref Code SE/VA/13377

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Military Records

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