Oppland County, Norway Genealogy

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Oppland is a county in Norway, bordering Sør-Trøndelag, Møre og Romsdal, Sogn og Fjordane, Buskerud, Akershus, Oslo and Hedmark. The county administration is in Lillehammer. Oppland is, together with Hedmark, one of the only two landlocked counties of Norway.

Oppland extends from the lakes Mjøsa and Randsfjorden to the mountains Dovrefjell, Jotunheimen and Rondane. The county is conventionally divided into traditional districts. These are Gudbrandsdalen, Valdres, Toten, Hadeland and Land.

Family History Resources

Government Offices and Sites

Cities, Parishes, Clerical Districts in Oppland County

LesjaskogLesja (Læssø)DovreNordbergSkjåkBøverdalLomGarmoVågåHeidalSelKvikneNord-FronKvamSødorpSør-Fron (Fron)VenabygdRingebuFåvangVestre GausdalSvatsumNykirkeØstre GausdalTretten (Trøtten)ØyerFollebuFåbergMesnaLillehammerØye (Øie)VangHeggeØstre SlidreHurumLomen (Røn, Røen)SlidreVolbuVolbuVestre SlidreRøn (Røen)UlnesUlnesRogneSvenesNord-AurdalNord-AurdalAurdalNordre EtnedalBruflatEtnedalTorpa (Åmot)Nordre LandNordsinni (Hogner)Østsinni (Gårder)Østsinni (Gårder)SnertingdalBiriGjøvikReinliBagnReinliSør-AurdalHedalBegnadalFlubergHunnVestre TotenÅs (Aas)KolbuVardalSøndre Land (Hov)HofBalkeØstre TotenBrandbu (Nes)TingelstadTingelstadGranLunnerJevnakerOppland Parishes 2x2.jpg


Cemeteries

Censuses

The parish priest's census (scanned)


The bailiff and the magistrate's census (scanned)


Church Records

Photos of churches in Oppland

Farm Books

Land Records

1886 and 1838 land registers are found at The Norwegian Historical Data Centre. These are Excel files, which can be downloaded. The give the name of the farm, the farm owner, and the amount of tax. Both farms and sub-farms are included.

Military Records 

Passenger Lists

Probate Records

Digitised probate records for Oppland County

Probate Jurisdictions


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Taxation

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