Västernorrland: Nora parish, Sweden Genealogy

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

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In early times Frök parish was combined with Nora. During medieval times Skog parish was created from Nora.  

(write information such as: how old the parish is, interesting facts about the parish, what alternate names it has, or any boundary changes.)

Västernorrland: Nora
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FamilySearch I.D. 2056891
NAD Ref Code SE/HLA/1010138

Place Names

Allsta, Berg, Berge, Björås, Boda,Bredsätter, Bro, Bölen, Bölesta, Eden, Folkja, Frök, Gavik, Grubbe, Gräta, Grönsvik, Grötom, Hol, Hornön, Kallsta, Klocke, Lide, Lövvik,Nora, Nordvik, Nyland, Prästbordet, Ramsta, Rossvik, Ry, Salon, Saltså, Sandö glasbruk, Skallsta, Skullersta, Skärsätter,Strömmen, Svartnora, Tjerned, Torrom, Torrön, Utvik, Ärsta, Östanö, Övergård.

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

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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, Västernorrland 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, Västernorrland" and then select your parish.

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Nora, Husförhörslängd 1836-1845, Ortregister

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Skatteverket. "Nora." Förteckning (Sveriges församlingar genom tiderna). November 2011

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