Guldsmedshyttan Parish, Örebro, Sweden Genealogy
Guide to Guldsmedshyttan Parish, Sweden ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
- 1 History
- 2 Place Names
- 3 Collections
- 3.1 Census Records
- 3.2 Church Records
- 3.3 Military Records
- 3.4 Related Sources
- 3.5 Help Reading Swedish Records
- 3.6 Help Reading Old Handwriting
- 3.7 Help With Research Objectives and Strategies
- 3.8 References
In 1896 this parish was created as the kapellförsamling from Lindesbergs landsförsamling.
|Guldsmedshyttan Parish, Örebro, Sweden Genealogy|
|Pastorat||1896-1916 Lindesbergs stads- and landsförsamlingar and Guldsmedshyttan, 1917- Guldsmedshyttan|
|Härad||1896- Lindes and Ramsbergs bergslag|
|Tingslag||1896-1898 Lindes and Ramsbergs bergslag, 1899-1950 Lindes domsaga, 1951-1970 Lindes and Nora domsaga|
|Domsaga||1896-1950 Linde, 1951-1970 Lindes and Nora, 1971- Lindesberg|
|Fögderi||1896-1966 Linde, 1967- Lindesberg|
|Länsmansdistrikt||1896-1917 Lindes and Ramsbergs bergslag|
|Kommun||1896-1928 Lindesbergs landskommun, 1928-1968 Linde kommun, 1969-1970 Lindesbergs stad, 1971- Lindesberg|
|NAD Ref Code||SE/ULA/12301|
Guldsmedshyttan is divided into a number of districts (rotar). Names of these “rotar” are as follows:
Garphyttan, Gränshytte, Guldsmedshytte,
- Surrounding Parishes
- Sweden Household Examination Records (Husförhörslängder)--explanation of this church record which is functionally the census of Sweden.
- Sweden Household Examination Books, 1880 - 1920, ($), index and images. Also on Also on Arkiv Digital ($), and SVAR ($).
The 1896-1901 and the 1911-1920 household Examination Rolls have been indexed by names of persons. Household examination rolls and indexes are available at the Svar subscription website (http://www.svar.ra.se/).
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, Örebro Records for a full listing of microfilmed records (some digitized online) at the Family History Library, that may be viewed on loan at a family history center near you. Click on "Places within Sweden, Örebro" and then select your parish.
Help Reading Swedish Records
- You do not have to be fluent in Swedish to read these records! The have a limited vocabulary: mother, father, born, bride, groom, married, etc. The rest of the content will be names, dates, and places, which do not need translation.
- This Swedish Word List covers typical terms found in the records.
- Swedish Historical Dictionary Database, SHDD: This interactive dictionary allows you to enter a word in the search box and receive the translation.
- Feast Day Calendar (Moveable) and Feast Day Lists (Fixed and Moveable) will help you translate dates written in feast day form.
- Denmark surnames are patronymic and change every generation, so carefully study Sweden Names, Personal.
- For help with reading the column headings found in more recent records, see Swedish Parish Register and Household Exam Roll Headings.
- Instructions, document examples, and translations are given for Reading Swedish Birth and Christening Records 1717, 1752, 1771, 1792, 1803, 1834, 1854.
Help Reading Old Handwriting
- Reading Scandinavian Gothic Handwritten Records: (free, online lessons at FamilySearch):
Help With Research Objectives and Strategies
Guldsmedshyttan, Husförhörslängd 1896-1901, Ortregister
Riksarkivet. "Guldsmedshyttan Församling." Nationell ArkivDatabas (NAD). February 2011 http://www.nad.ra.se/