Nord-Trøndelag County, Norway Genealogy

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Guide to Nord-Trøndelag ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.

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Nord-Trøndelag borders Nordland to the north, Sør-Trøndelag to the south, Sweden to the east and the Norwegian Sea to the west.

Family History Resources[edit | edit source]

Government Offices and Sites[edit | edit source]

Cities, Parishes, Clerical Districts in Nord-Trøndelag County[edit | edit source]

LekaGravvik (Malmøy)Vikna (Vikten)NærøyKolvereidFoldereidHarranHøylandetFosnesSør-Flatanger (Vik)Nord-Flatanger (Løvøen)Otterøy (Vik)VemundvikKlinga (Sævik)SkageOverhalla (Ranem)RanemGrongSnåsaLierneSørliStod (Forr)KvamFøllingEggeBeitstad (Solberg)Namdalseid (Elden/Ås)Malm (Bartnes)SteinkjerNamsosVerranMosvikYtterøyInderøy (Sakshaug)Sandvollan (Hustad)SparbuMæreHenningOgndalStiklestadVinne (Hallan)Verdal (Stiklestad)VukuLevangerEkneAlstadhaugMarkabygdLeksvikStrandaFrostaÅsenSkatvalStjørdalLånkeNedre-StjørdalHegraMeråkerNord-Trondelag Parishes 2x2.jpg

Map of Nord-Trøndelag County[edit | edit source]

Nord-Trondelag County.jpg

Church Records/Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

  • Parish Register Headings for Norway: This pdf gives the translation of headings for the records in different time periods. When a record is written with labeled columns it is much easier to search. Much of the material you read in each column will just be names and dates, since the meaning of those names (child, parents, godparents, minister) only has to be read once, in the column heading.

Censuses[edit | edit source]

Parish priest's census (scanned)

The bailiff and the magistrate's census (scanned)

Farm Books[edit | edit source]

Land Records[edit | edit source]

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[edit | edit source]

Passenger Lists[edit | edit source]

Emigranter over Trondheim 1867-1930

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

Probate Jurisdictions[edit | edit source]


Taxation[edit | edit source]