Stora Kopparberg parish, Sweden Genealogy

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Guide to Stora Kopparberg 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.)
Stora Kopparberg
Stift Västerås
Pastorat -1938 Kristine and Kopparberg, 1554- up to the latest 1683 Kopparberg, 1939-1939 Kristine and Stora Kopparberg, 1940- Falu Kristine and Stora Kopparberg
Län 1631-1640 Kopparberg, 1641-1646 Sala, 1647- Kopparberg
Landskap Dalarna
Härad not applicable
Tingslag -1778 Kopparberg, 1779-1888 Kopparbergs and Aspeboda, 1889-1970 Falu domsagas norra
Domsaga 1687-1779 Östra, 1780-1798 Kopparbergslagen, 1799-1857 Kopparbergslagen and Näsgårds län, 1858- Falun
Fögderi 1720-1885 Kopparberg, 1886-1917 Falun, 1918-1946 Nedansiljan, 1946- Falun
Länsmansdistrikt -1917 Kopparberg
Kronofogdedistrikt 1965- Falun
Kommun 1863-1938 Kopparberg (Falu landskommun), 1939-1966 Stora Kopparberg, 1967-1970 Falu stad, 1971- Falun
Militär indelning Extra Soldat-Roteringen

Place Names

No Village index. Individuals listed in alphabetical order.

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Church Records

Online Database Church Records

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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.

Military Records

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Stora Kopparberg parish, Förhörsbok 1847-1856, AIa;9.

Riksarkivet. "Stora Kopparberg Församling." Nationell ArkivDatabas (NAD). March 2011