Herrljunga Parish, Älvsborg, Sweden Genealogy

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Herrljunga Parish

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

Herrljunga Church


Herrljunga Municipality is a municipality in Västra Götaland County in western Sweden. Its seat is located in the town of Herrljunga.
The local government reform of 1952 formed two municipalities, Herrljunga and Gäsene, in the area but before that the number was 22. In 1974 they were merged to form the present entity.

Herrljunga Parish, Älvsborg, Sweden Genealogy
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Arvidsgården Herrljunga

Bergsgården Vreta, Björsbo, Borrebergslätt, Bäcka

Fixagården Vreta

Hagen, Haraberget, Heden Herrljunga, Herrljunga Arvidsgården, Herrljunga Nedergården, Herrljunga Nästegården, Herrljunga Östergården, Holmagården Lilla, Holmagården Stora, Hovmansgården Vreta, Hultet, Håkesgården

Kvarnen Vreta, Kvarnen Västergården, Källeberget, Kärnekulla

Lilla Holmagården Vreta

Mellangården Vreta

Nedergården Herrljunga, Noltegen, Nästegården Herrljunga




Stora Holmagården, Strätbäcken

Vreta Bergsgården, Vreta Fixagården, Vreta Hovmansgården, Vreta Kvarnen, Vreta Lilla Holmagården, Vreta Mellangården, Vreta Stora Holmgården, Våcknebacken, Västergården, Västergården Kvarnen

Östergården Herrljunga

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.

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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.)

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Family History Library Records

Click Sweden, Älvsborg Records for a full listing of microfilmed records (some digitized online) at the Family History Librarythat 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, Älvsborg" and then select your parish.

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Herrljunga Husförhörslängd 1824-1841 Ortregister