Råby-Rekarne parish, Sweden Genealogy

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

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Stift Strängnäs
Pastorat -1961 Tumbo and Råby, 1962-1969 Tumbo, Råby-Rekarne and Torshälla landsförsamling, 1970-1983 Hällby, 1983- Hällby, Tumbo and Råby-Rekarne
Län 1633-1718 Eskilstuna (del av Livgedinget), 1719- Södermanland
Landskap Södermanland
Härad Västerrekarne
Tingslag -1880 Västerrekarne härad, 1881-1947 Rekarne, 1948-1970 Livgedingets domsaga
Domsaga -1970 Livgedinget, 1714-1718 Eskilstuna län (egen domsaga), 1971- Eskilstuna
Fögderi 1720-1885 Tredje, 1886-1966 Rekarna, 1967- Eskilstuna
Länsmansdistrikt -1917 Västerrekarne härad
Kronofogdedistrikt 1965- Eskilstuna
Kommun 1863-1951 Råby-Rekarne, 1952-1970 Hällby, 1971- Eskilstuna
Militär indelning Södermanlands Regemente
Vestra Rekarne Kompani
Södermanlands Regemente
Väster Rekarne kompani
FamilySearch I.D. -
NAD Ref Code SE/ULA/11281

Place Names

Askarhäll, Asplund, Bengtsbo, Berga, Bergsholm, Bänkesta, Bänkesta ägor, Egelsäter, Erikslund, Geteberg, Gransten (Lilla), Gransten (Stora), Grindstugan, Gråtorp, Gråtorps ägor, Hagalund, Hagstugan, Hagtorp, Hult (Lilla), Hult (Stora), Jakobsberg, Klockargården, Kolbotten, Kilsta soldattorp, Kolsta torp, Kolsta (Västra), Kolsta ägor, Kolsta (Östra), Komministerbostället, Källskog, Källslog, Källstugan, Lilla Gransten, Lilla Hult, Lilla Strömstugan, Lilla Sörtorp, Ljusberg, Ljusmanstorp, Lövhult, Lövnäs, Lövstugan, Myran, Nytorp, Olbylund, Risbro, Silverhem, Sjöstugan, Skogstorp, Sockentorp, Starrmyran, Stavhäll, Stenstugan, Stora Gransten, Stora Hult, Stora Strömstugan, Stora Sörtorp, Strömstugan (Lilla), Strömstugan (Stora), Sågstugan, Sörtorp (Lilla), Sörtorp (Stora), Västra Kolsta, Västra Kolsta ägor, Ökna, Ökna soldattorp, Ökna ägor, Östra Kolsta, Östra Kolsta ägor

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

Råby-Rekarne församling husförhörslängd 1841-1850, Ortregister