Berg Parish, Västmanland, Sweden Genealogy

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Berg Parish

Guide to Berg Parish, Sweden ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.


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Berg Parish, Västmanland, Sweden Genealogy
Stift Västerås
Pastorat -1942 Berg, 1943- Hallstahammar and Berg
Län 1634-1651 Strömsholm (del av Livgedinget), 1652-1660 Västmanland, 1661-1718 Strömsholm (del av Livgedinget), 1719- Västmanland
Landskap Västmanland
Härad Snevringe
Tingslag -1970 Snevringe härad
Domsaga 1680-1718 Strömsholms län, 1719-1795 Siende, Tuhundra, Åkerbo and Snevringe, 1796-1928 Siende, Tuhundra och Snevringe,från 1850-talet benämnd Västmanlands södra, 1929-1970 Västmanlands västra, 1971- Köping
Fögderi 1720-1870 Strömsholm, 1870- Västerås
Kommun 1863-1951 Berg, 1952-1970 Hallstahammars köping, 1971- Hallstahammar
Militär indelning Vestmanlands Regemente: Strömsholms Kompani,
Extra Soldat-Roteringen Västmanlands Regemente:, Västerås and Strömsholms kompanier
NAD Ref Code SE/ULA/10105
National Archive SVAR link
Swedish Wikipedia link
SCB Congregation map link
Open Street map link

Place Names

Berga Boställe, Berga ägor, Björnmossen, Björsbo by, Björsbo Lilla, Björsbo ägor

Clemensbo, Clemensbo ägor


Fäboda, Förunda by, Förunda Lilla, Förunda ägor

Hällsta by, Hällsta ägor

Kjörninge by, Kjörninge ägor, Klockaregården, Komministergården, Kyrkoherdegården

Lilla Björsbo, Lilla Förunda

Norrby by, Norrby ägor


Paradiset, Paradis ägor

Qvalsta by, Qvalsta ägor

Rallsta by, Rallsta ägor, Ryssbo, Ryssbo ägor

Stigsbo by, Strömossen, Svennby by, Svennby ägor,

Tappfallet, Tibble by, Tibble ägor

Uppodlingen, Uppsala by, Uppsala ägor

Wallberga by, Wallberga ägor, Wallby by, Wallby ägor

Åsby gård, Åsby ägor

To see what kind of place it is you will need a Swedish Gazetteer.

  • Surrounding Parishes


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,, and are available at a FamilyHistory Center near you free of charge.)

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Family History Library Records

Click Sweden, Västmanland 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, Västmanland" and then select your parish.

Military Records

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Berg, Husförhörslängd 1831-1841, Ortregister

Jurisdictional Information from: Riksarkivet. "Bergs Församling." Nationell ArkivDatabas (NAD). April 2012