Church records begin in 1713 and are found in Helleland clerical district which contains priest and sexton records from the parishes Helleland and Bjerkreim with Øvrebygd chapel. Included Heskestad parish to 1820 when it became part of Lund clerical district.
Digital images are found in Digitalarkivet.
www.arkivverket.no/URN:kb_read (Helleland/ Bjerkreim)
www.arkivverket.no/URN:kb_read (Helleland/ Helleland, Bjerkreim)
For 1666-1822 the probates are found in Jæren og Dalane judicial district.
For 1823-1882 they are found in Dalane judicial district.
The clerical probates for 1729-1807 are found in Dalane deanery.
Farm histories with vital information on farm residents in Bjerkreim, Rogaland county, Norway from the early 1500s to the present.
Risa, Lisabet, Bjerkreimboka : folket og eigedomane gjennom dei siste fem hundre åra, Bjerkreim : Bjerkreim kommune, c1997-2002
948.31/B1 D2r vols. 1-4 FHL Intl Book
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