Arvika Stadsförsamling (Östra) Parish, Värmland, Sweden Genealogy

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Värmland County
Arvika Stadsförsamling

Guide to Arvika Stadsförsamling (Östra) Parish, Sweden ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

History

(write information such as: how old the parish is, interesting facts about the parish, what alternate names it has, or any boundary changes.)
Arvika Stadsförsamling (Östra) Parish, Värmland, Sweden Genealogy
Jurisdictions
Stift Karlstad
Pastorat 1906-1909 Arvika landsförsamling, 1909- Arvika östra
Län Värmland
Landskap Värmland
Härad add here
Tingslag -1970 Jösse
Domsaga add here
Fögderi Arvika, 1944-1945 Västersyssletm 1946-1966 Jösse
Länsmansdistrikt add here
Kronofogdedistrikt add here
Kommun Arvika
Militär indelning add here


Place Names


Sweden 1951 Place Names Register and the Swedish Parish Pages list in this Wiki will give you searchable lists of places, particularly parishes and the farms within those parishes.

  • Surrounding Parishes


Collections

Census Records

Church Records

Online Database Church Records

The easiest way to access the Swedish Church Records is through the internet, using these five sites (see links to specific collections below). Four of these sites require a subscription for access. (ArkivDigital, Ancestry.com, and MyHeritage.com are available at a FamilyHistory Center near you free of charge.)

Help Using ArkivDigital: Online Databases for Sweden

These lessons will teach you how to use ArkivDigital:

Family History Library Records

Click Sweden, Värmland Records for a full listing of microfilmed records (some digitized online) at the Family History Library, that may be digitized. Check back occasionally to see if your records have become available. In the meantime, some of them might be available at a Family History Center near you.

Click on "Places within Sweden, Värmland and then select your parish.


Military Records

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Help Reading Swedish Records

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Help With Research Objectives and Strategies

Sweden Research Strategies

References

Jurisdictional Information from: Riksarkivet. "Arvika Stadsförsamling." Nationell ArkivDatabas (NAD). May 2012 http://www.nad.riksarkivet.se/