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== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
 
== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
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Sverige, Västernorrland Kyrkoböcker Register  
 
Sverige, Västernorrland Kyrkoböcker Register  
  
== Record Description ==
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== What is in the Collection? ==
  
 
The collection consists of church records from the county of Vasternorrland. It contains indexes to births, marriages, and deaths along with images of:  
 
The collection consists of church records from the county of Vasternorrland. It contains indexes to births, marriages, and deaths along with images of:  
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The records are handwritten in narrative style. They cover the years 1501 to 1940; index 1650 to 1860.  
 
The records are handwritten in narrative style. They cover the years 1501 to 1940; index 1650 to 1860.  
  
For a list of records by parishes published in this collection, select the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//api.familysearch.org/records/collection/1949331/waypoints Browse].  
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These records are written in [[Sweden Language and Languages|Swedish]].
  
==== Coverage Table  ====
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=== Coverage Table  ===
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{{Coverage Table Feedback}} The Coverage Table shows the places and time periods of the original records in this collection. The table indicates how many records the collection has from each place. Most of the records in the collection are from the time periods listed in the table; however, the collection may have a few records from before or after the time period.<br>  
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The Coverage Table shows the places and time periods of the original records in this collection. The table indicates how many records the collection has from each place. Most of the records in the collection are from the time periods listed in the table; however, the collection may have a few records from before or after the time period.<br>  
  
 
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=== Citation for This Collection ===
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== Collection Content ==
 
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The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Record collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.
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{{Collection citation|text = <!--bibdescbegin-->Church parishes. Sweden, Västernorrland Church Records. National Archives of Sweden, Marieberg, Stockholm.<!--bibdescend-->}}
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{{Collection citation | text= "Sweden, Vasternorrland Church Records 1501-1940; index 1650-1860." Index and Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Landsarkivet i Härnösand.}}
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== Record History, Content and Use  ==
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For details about the contents of these records, their history, and help using them see the following wiki articles:  
 
For details about the contents of these records, their history, and help using them see the following wiki articles:  
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=== Search the Collection  ===
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== How Do I Search the Collection  ==
  
To search the collection image by image <br> ⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page <br> ⇒Select the appropriate "Parish" <br> ⇒Select the appropriate "Record" <br> ⇒Select the appropriate "Volume and Year" which takes you to the images.  
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To search the collection by name fill in your ancestor’s name in the initial search page. This search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information about those in the list to what you already know about your own ancestors to determine if this is the correct family or person.
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If you did not find the person you were looking for, you may need to search the collection by image. <br> ⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page <br> ⇒Select the appropriate "Parish" <br> ⇒Select the appropriate "Records" <br> ⇒Select the appropriate "Volume and Year" which takes you to the images.  
  
 
=== Help with the Language  ===
 
=== Help with the Language  ===
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*[[Swedish Genealogical Word List]]
 
*[[Swedish Genealogical Word List]]
  
== Known Issues with This Collection  ==
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{{Tip|Don't overlook {{FHL|Sweden, Västernorrland|keywords|disp}} items in the FamilySearch Library Catalog. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see [[Västernorrland County, Sweden]].}}
 
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{{HR Known Issues}}For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached [[Sweden, Västernorrland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)/Known Issues|Wiki article]]. If you encounter additional problems, please email them to [mailto:support@familysearch.org support@familysearch.org.] Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.
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== FamilySearch Historical Record Collections  ==
 
== FamilySearch Historical Record Collections  ==
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== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==
  
*[http://www.riksarkivet.se/default.aspx?id=2138 National Archives of Sweden]  
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*[http://riksarkivet.se National Archives of Sweden]  
 
*[http://www.arkivdigital.net/ Arkiv Digital: Swedish Church Records Online (in color)]
 
*[http://www.arkivdigital.net/ Arkiv Digital: Swedish Church Records Online (in color)]
  
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*[[Swedish Church Records|Swedish Church Records]]  
 
*[[Swedish Church Records|Swedish Church Records]]  
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*[[Sweden Genealogy|Sweden]]  
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/V%C3%A4sternorrland_County,_Sweden Vasternorrland County, Sweden]
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/V%C3%A4sternorrland_County,_Sweden Vasternorrland County, Sweden]
  
== Contributions to This Article ==
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== How You Can Contribute ==
  
 
{{Contributor invite}}  
 
{{Contributor invite}}  
  
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
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== Citing this Collection ==
  
Citations for individual image records are available for this collection. Browse through images in this collection and click on the "Show Citation" box: [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https://familysearch.org/records/collection/1949331/waypoints Sweden, Västernorrland Church Records, 1501-1940; index 1650-1860]
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Citing your sources makes it easy for others to find and evaluate the records you used. When you copy information from a record, list where you found that information. Here you can find citations already created for the entire collection and for each individual record or image.  
  
When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.  
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'''Collection Citation''':<br> {{Collection citation | text= "Sweden, Vasternorrland Church Records 1501-1940; index 1650-1860." Database with Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2016. Citing Landsarkivet i Härnösand.}} <br><br>
  
A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the Wiki Article: [[How to Cite FamilySearch Collections|How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].
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Title in the Language of the Record

Sverige, Västernorrland Kyrkoböcker Register

What is in the Collection?

The collection consists of church records from the county of Vasternorrland. It contains indexes to births, marriages, and deaths along with images of:

  • Clerical surveys
  • Registers of birth, marriage, and death
  • Mmove-in and move-out lists
  • Confirmations
  • Church accounts

The records are handwritten in narrative style. They cover the years 1501 to 1940; index 1650 to 1860.

These records are written in Swedish.

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Sweden, Vasternorrland Church Records 1501-1940; index 1650-1860.

Coverage Table



The Coverage Table shows the places and time periods of the original records in this collection. The table indicates how many records the collection has from each place. Most of the records in the collection are from the time periods listed in the table; however, the collection may have a few records from before or after the time period.

Locality Record Type Years Covered Number of Records
Vasternorrland Baptism 1721-1863 4684
Vasternorrland Burial 1723-1733, 1735-1863 2956
Vasternorrland Marriage 1751-1768, 1770-1865 1036

Collection Content

For details about the contents of these records, their history, and help using them see the following wiki articles:

How Do I Search the Collection

To search the collection by name fill in your ancestor’s name in the initial search page. This search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information about those in the list to what you already know about your own ancestors to determine if this is the correct family or person.

If you did not find the person you were looking for, you may need to search the collection by image.
⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page
⇒Select the appropriate "Parish"
⇒Select the appropriate "Records"
⇒Select the appropriate "Volume and Year" which takes you to the images.

Help with the Language

These records are in Swedish so you will need to be able to understand written Swedish. For help with reading the records, please see the following wiki articles:

FamilySearch Historical Record Collections

Related Websites

Related Wiki Articles

How You Can Contribute

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. We are looking for additional information that will help readers understand the topic and better use the available records. We also need translations for collection titles and images in articles about records written in languages other than English. For specific needs, please visit WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Please follow these guidelines as you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide.


Citing this Collection

Citing your sources makes it easy for others to find and evaluate the records you used. When you copy information from a record, list where you found that information. Here you can find citations already created for the entire collection and for each individual record or image.

Collection Citation:

"Sweden, Vasternorrland Church Records 1501-1940; index 1650-1860." Database with Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2016. Citing Landsarkivet i Härnösand.

Record Citation (or citation for the index entry):

The citation for a record is available with each record in this collection, at the bottom of the record screen. You can search records in this collection by visiting the search page for Sweden, Vasternorrland Church Records 1501-1940; index 1650-1860.
Image Citation:
The image citation is available by clicking on the Information tab at the bottom left of the screen. You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Sweden, Vasternorrland Church Records 1501-1940; index 1650-1860.