Gulen (Evindvik) Parish, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway Genealogy

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Gulen (Evindvik)

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

Gulen (Evindvik) Parish
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Len 1599-1660 Bergenhus
Amt 1689-1919 1660-1664: Halsnøy kloster og Hardanger,
1664-1763: Bergenhus,
1763-1919: Nordre Bergenhus
Fylke 1919-Present Sogn og Fjordane
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Church Records

Gulen clerical district contains the parish registers from the parishes Gulen (Evindvik) and Mjømna (Mjømen).

The old Evindvik clerical district has been called Gulen since 1890. It includes Lavik and parishes of Lavik clerical district until 1808; and Brekke parish of the same clerical district until 1858 along with the parishes Sulen (Solund) and Husø (Husøy) of Solund clerical district until 1887.

The Family History Library has microfilmed copies of the church books, 1680-1924.

Digital images of the church books are online at Digitalarkivet.

Gulen: 1680-1682, 1699-1735, 1749-1880

Gulen / Brekke: 1853-1938

Gulen / Bø, Brekke, Lavik: 1736-1746

Gulen / Gulen: 1736-1749, 1854-1936

Gulen / Mjømna: 1901-1924

Census Records

  • Fogdernes og sorenskrivernes manntall 1664-1666.  The 1664-1666 civil census for Gulen (Evindvik) clerical district include the parishes of Gulen, Mjømna, Lavik, Brekke, Solund, Husø and Bø.  This census is available on micofilm at the  Family History Library.
  • Manntall 1701 : optatt av fogderi, sorenskrivere og sogne prester ifølge kongebrev av 26 Juli 1701.  The 1701 census for Gulen (Evindvik) clerical district is available on microfilm at the Family History Library  Also available online at Digitalarkivet (Digital Archives).
  • Folketelling 1 Feb 1801, Norge.  The1801 census for  Gulen (Eivindvik) clerical district include the parishes of Gulen, Lavik, Bø, Brekke, Husø and Solund.  This census is available on micofilm at the Family History Library; as well as online at Digitalarkivet (Digital Archives).

Court Records

Land Records

Farm Books

Kleiva, Ivar,Gulen i gammal og ny tid : gards- og ættesoga, S.l.] : Gulen kommune, 1973. FHL 948.34/G2 D2k Farm name indexes to volumes 1-3 are found in the following links. File:948.34-G2 D2k V1 - GULEN 1.pdf, File:948.34-G2 D2k V2 - Gulen-2.pdf, File:948.34-G2 D2k V3 - GULEN.pdf

Farm Names

The farm number and name of the farms listed in Oluf Rygh Farm Name Index in about 1900 were as follows:

41 Aamdal, 40 Aamdalsvik, 89 Aanneland

101 Baarøen, 39 Bakken, 43 Berge, 84 Bjorøen, 98 Blomholmen, 75 Brandanger, 67 Brandsdal, 94 Brimnes, 8 Brosvik, 96 Børholmen, 95 Børtnes

51 Dale, 14 Dingen, 38 Dyregrov

61 Eide

13 Fallebøen, 78 Fivelsdal, 23 Floli, 17 Fonnen, 16 Fonnevik, 77 Furenes

54 Galten, 106 Glavær nordre, 64 Glenjen, 39 Glosvik, 99 Grimen, 112 Grimstad, 55 Grinde nedre, 18 Gryten, 15 Gulen Præstegaard

47 Halland, 63 Halsvik, 29 Hantveit, 30 Hauge, 27 Haveland, 21 Henriksbø, 105 Hille, 115 Hjartaas, 59 Høivik nordre

6 Kirkøen, 90 Kitelsvik, 35 Kjelbju, 45 Kjellevaal ,73 Kjeøen, 70 Klokkeid, 33 Kløvtveit, 57 Knarvik, 100 Koksøen, 36 Krosvold, 104 Kvernøen lille, 97 Kversøen

82 Li, 45 Lihaugen, 2 Losnedalen, 4 Losnegaard, 42 Lund

87 Midbøen, 20 Midtun indre, 91 Mjømen, 53 Molde, 44 Myre, 65 Mærkesdal

92 Nappen, 28 Nese, 3 Netteland, 49 Norddal lille, 25 Nordgulen, 114 Nyhammer, 46 Nærdal, 71 Nævedal

37 Opdal nedre, 58 Orknes

103 Porsnes

86 Randal, 12 Rise, 102 Risøen, 110 Rud, 7 Rutle, 5 Rutledal, 81 Rørtveit

79 Sande, 76 Selvaag, 85 Skjerjehavn, 50 Slengesol, 62 Steine, 113 Stevnebø, 18 Stien, 80 Storenes, 1 Strengklauv, 116 Strømme, 24 Svaberget, 66 Svardal, 10 Sygnefest, 9 Sygnefestberget, 74 Sætenes

88 Tunsberg, 26 Tveiten

22 Undertun

109 Vassøen, 83 Vasvik, 11 Vatne, 108 Vatnøen, 69 Vedvik, 111 Velsvik, 72 Vesetvik, 68 Vestervik, 93 Vikingevaag, 52 Virkesdal

32 Østgulen nedre

Probate Records

1698-1882: Probates may be found in Ytre Sogn judicial district.

1766-1810: Clerical probates may be found in Sogn Deanery.

References

Oluf Rygh: Norwegian Farm Names