Aurskog, Akershus, Norway Genealogy

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Norway > Akershus County > Aurskog

Church Records

Microfilm at the Family History Library   Den Norske kirke.  Aurskog (Urskog) prestegjeld (clerical district).  Contain parish registers for Aurskog (Urskog) and Blaker parish in Aurskog (Urskog) Clerical District.  Records exists from 1707-1926.

Images of the church records online at Digitalarkivet [Digital Archives].

Aurskog 1707-1969

Aurskog/Aurskog 1858-1939

Aurskog/Blaker 1858-1919

Census Records

  • 1660's Microfilm of census records available at the Family History Library for Aurskog (Urskog) prestegjeld (clerical district).
  1. 1663-1666 census for Aurskog. Fogdernes og sorenskrivernes manntall 1664-1666.  This census was taken by the local civil authorities. It lists the names of the farms, farmowners (including widows), sons of farm owners, male farm hands, cottagers and sons of cottagers and the age of each person. The clerical authorities took a census during this same time period. Both censuses should be used as they supplement each other. The clerical census is more complete. 
  2. 1663-1666 census for Aurskog.  Sogneprestenes manntall 1664-1666.   This census was taken by the local parish priests. It lists the name of the farms, names of farm owners (including widows), the sons of the farm owners, male farm hands, cottagers and their sons, and the ages of each person. There was another census taken by the civil authorities at this same time. Both censuses should be searched as they supplement each other. This clerical census is more complete.



  • 1865:  This census for Aurskog (Urskog) clerical district contains the persons name, residence, status in the family, occupation, sex, martial status, place of birth, religion if not a member of the state church, and other miscellaneous information. Each book usually contains one clerical district (prestegjeld). In some books there are two clerical districts recorded. The parishes and school districts in each clerical district are listed at the beginning of each book.  1865 census online at Digitalarkivet.


  • 1910:  The 1910 census for Aurskog  (Urskog) is avaialble online at Digitalarkivet

Court Records

Land Records

Farm Books

The Family History Library has a farm book for Aurskog og Blaker.

It is a genealogy of the people and their farms in Aurskog and Blaker in Akershus county with a history of the area.

Probate Records

1680-1853: Records are found in Nedre Romerike judicial district.

1719-1807: Clerical probate records are found in Nedre Romerike deanery.