Hægebostad (Øvre Kvinesdal), Vest-Agder, Norway Genealogy
Church RecordsEiken (Egen) and Fjotland until 1841. They were separated from the combined Kvinesdal clerical district in 1753.
Microfilms of the church books, 1710-1907, are available at the Family History Library.
Digital images are online at Digitalarkivet.
- 1664-1666: 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. Original manuscript on microfilm.
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. Original manuscript on microfilm.
- 1663-1666: Manntall 1663-66 for Lister prosti II Database at Digitalarkivet.
The 1801 census (b. 35) for Hægebostad clerical district includes Hægebostad, Eiken, and Fjotland parishes. It lists the farm name, person's name, position in the household, age, marital status, and occupation. Original manuscript on microfilm.
- 1801: 1801-telling for 1034 Heggebostad Database at Digitalarkivet.
This census 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. Original manuscript on microfilm.
- 1865: 1865-telling for 1034 Helgebostad Database at Digitalarkivet.
This 1875 census contains the persons name, residence, position in the family, occupation, sex, marital status, year of birth, place of birth, religion if not a member of the state church, and other miscellaneous information. Original manuscript on microfilm.
This census contains the persons name, sex, resident or temporary resident, temporarily absent and where person is, position in the family, marital status, occupation, year of birth, place of birth, citizenship, religion, and other miscellaneous information. Original manuscript on microfilm.
- 1900: 1900-telling for 1034 Hægebostad Database at Digitalarkivet.
- 1910: Folketellingen 1910 Database at Digitalarkivet.
The farm number and name of the farms listed in Oluf Rygh Farm Name Index in about 1900 were as follows:
46 Aamdal 19 Berstøl 25 Birkeland nedre med Loga 26 Birkeland øvre 45 Bjærum nedre 20 Bjørnstøl 29 Eigeland lille 23 Eilevstad 17 Eirikstøl 18 Espeland 37 Faaland nedre 13 Gyberg 1 Gysland nedre 47 Haaland 52 Haamokland 13 Hamran 51 Heddaasen 41 Heddan 24 Helle 34 Hommen 33 Hundeland 11 Husdalen 11 Hægebostad 15 Høiland 3 Jaaddan 28 Kaalemo 31 Kjellingland 32 Klungland 44 Krogen 49 Krossen 7 Kvestad 35 Lauen nedre 30 Lien 44 Lien 12 Moen 9 Mydland 8 Naglestad 12 Neset 37 Ormehommen 39 Ro 27 Ros-Eigeland 40 Røidland 48 Røiseland 21 Skaadheien 22 Skaret 14 Skjeggestad 4 Snartemo nedre 10 Snartemo øvre 53 Steinsland nedre 55 Stranden 56 Støldal lille 6 Sunde vestre 43 Tingvatn 25 Tverlien og Bjorlien 16 Urestad 42 Valefjeld 50 Yksnedal
Lyngdal judical district