Tranøy, Troms, Norway Genealogy

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Church Records

Tranøy clerical district contains parish registers from the parishes Tranøy, Stonglandet, Dyrøy and Sørreisa. Records begin in 1744.

Parish heading list shows the Norwegian headings on the parish records with an English translations for each of the different forms used throughout the records beginning in 1814. Prior to that time the records were kept in a journal format which varies with each parish.

Digital images of the church books are online at Digitalarkivet.

Census Records:

  • 1664-1666 see Ibestad clerical district.
  • Ekstraskattemanntallet 1763 Senja fogderi. The 1763 tax census for Senja fogderi includes the parishes of Astafjord, Trondenes, Kvæfjord, Bjarkøy, Lenvik, Hillesøy, Torsken, Tranøy, Berg and Mefjord and is available on microfilm at the Family History Library.
  • Folketellinga 1865 for Tranøy (Troms). The 1865 census index to Tranøy is available on microfiche at the Family History Library.
  • Folketælling for kongeriget Norge, 1 Jan 1891 - The 1891 Census for Tranøy  includes the parishes of Tranøy, Dyrøy, Sørreisa and Stonglandet and  is available on microfilm at the Family History Library
  • Folketellinga 1900 for Tranøy (Troms). The 1900 index to Tranøy is available on microfiche at the Family History Library.

Probate Records

1706-1877 Senja judicial district.

1776-1809 Troms County judicial district.

1697-1824 Troms and Senja deanery.

Court Records

Land Records

Farm Books

Farm Names

12 Aa 36 Baardsletten 5 Betholmen 26 Bryggerhaugen vestre 14 Dragøen 16 Eidet 4 Einemoen 4 Espenes 1 Forstrand 15 Frovaag 12 Grønvik 23 Halvardslien 30 Hellemoen 10 Hofsøen 32 Jonsgaard 16 Laneset 1 Lavik 8 Lekangen 2 Mobakken nordre 22 Ottemoen 31 Paalsrud 37 Rubbestad 4 Seljebakken 19 Skatvik 34 Solli 11 Stanglandshals 9 Stangnes 4 Storhaugen 33 Stormoen 11 Strømsneset 28 Svanelvdalen 24 Torslien 25 Torsmoen 18 Tranøen 6 Valvaag nordre 20 Vangsvik 17 Vasjorden 21 Viken 35 Øverli

References

Oluf Rygh: Norwegian Farm Names