Brevik Parish, Telemark, Norway Genealogy

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Guide to Brevik, Norway ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, and military records.

Brevik Parish
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Len 1599-1660 Bratsberg
Amt 1689-1919 1660-1919: Bratsberg
Fylke 1919-Present Telemark
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Church Records[edit | edit source]

  • Brevik clerical district contains parish registers from Brevik parish. It was separated from Eidanger clerical district in 1861. The Family History Library has microfilm copies of the church books, 1705-1924.


Census Records[edit | edit source]

  • 1664-1666 Census: This census was taken by the local civil authorities. It is forEidanger clerical district and is on microfilm at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. Scanned images are online at Digitalarkivet (Digital Archives).

  • 1664-1666 Clerical Census: This census was taken by the local religious authorities. It is for Eidanger clerical district and included Brevik, and Siljan (Slemdal) parishes. It is on microfilm at the Family History Library. Scanned images are online at Digitalarkivet (Digital Archives).

  • 1725 Sjeleregister: A 1725 sjeleregister for Bamble exists and is on microfilm at the Family History Library on Film 1694685 Item 2

  • 1845 Census A special 1845 census for Brevik parish exists and is on microfilm at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. Also available online at Digitalarkivet (Digital Archives).


  • 1885: A special 1885 census for Brevik City exists and is available in a searchable database online at Digitalarkivet (Digital Archives).


  • 1910: The 1910 census for Brevik City is available in a searchable database online at at Digitalarkivet.

Court Records[edit | edit source]

Land Records[edit | edit source]

Farm Books[edit | edit source]

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

Bamble judicial district
*1665-1869 Family History Library
*1665-1852 Digitalarkivet

Telemark and Bamble deanery
*1696-1806 Family History Library
*1696-1806 Digitalarkivet