Eid, Møre og Romsdal, Norway Genealogy

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Church Records

Eid clerical district contains parish registers for the parishes Eid and Voll with Innfjorden chapel. They were separated from Grytten clerical district in 1862. For earlier records see Grytten clerical district. The Family History Library has microfilm copies of the church books, 1867-1915.

Digital images are online at Digitalarkivet:

Eid / Voll: 1854-1915

Grytten: 1725-1817

Grytten / Eid: 1818-1884

Grytten / Voll: 1818-1853

Census Records

  • 1664-1666 and 1801 census see Grytten
  • 1875: Folketellingen for kongeriget Norge den 31te desember 1875. The 1875 census for Eid clerical district include Eid and Voll and is available on microfilm at the Family History Library.

Court Records

Land Records

Farm Books

Myskja, Karl, Bygdebok for Eid, Rauma : Rauma kulturstyre, 1987. A genealogy of the people and their farms in Eid, Møre og Romsdal County, Norway. Also includes a history of the area. FHL 948.35/E2 D2m A farm name index to this book is found in the following link. File:948.35-E2 D2m - EID.pdf

Farm Names

The farm number and name of the farms listed in Oluf Rygh farm name index in about 1900 were as follows:

4 Berg 3 Berget 20 Eide 19 Eidsvold 14 Frisvold nedre 5 Gjerset 7 Gyldenaas 8 Hagen 11 Hamre 18 Hatle 16 Haukeberg 6 Klungnes 1 Lærem 9 Monsaas 17 Norvik 13 Ora 1 Reiten 3 Siem indre 12 Strømme 16 Søberg 10 Torvik

Probate Records

1677-1869: Probates are found in Romsdal judicial district.

1700-1816: Clerical probates are found in Romsdal Deanery


Oluf Rygh: Norwegian Farm Names