Svalöv Parish, Malmöhus, Sweden Genealogy

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Malmöhus County

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

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Svalöv Municipality is a municipality in Skåne County in southern Sweden and its seat is located in the town Svalöv.
The local government reform of 1952 grouped the 15 original entities into six larger municipalities. In two steps, 1969 and 1971 they were united to form the present municipality.

Svalöv Parish, Malmöhus, Sweden Genealogy
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Län Before 1658 belonged to Denmark, 1669 - 1996 Malmöhus, 1997 - the modern county of Skåne.
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Place Names

Axelvold, Axelvoldshus

Bollshus, Borkeberga

Fattighuset, Fiskarehus (Lilla), Fiskarehus (Stora)

Holgerstorp, Högaledshus

Karatofta, Kjellstorp


Munkagårda, Månstorpshus




Skognäbben, Skogsgård, Skogshus, Skolhuset, Snokebeckshus, Stenshus, Svalövsgården, Svalöv (Norra), Svalöv (Södra)

Tegelbrukshus, Trädgårdshus


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

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

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Family History Library Records

Click Sweden, Malmöhus 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, Malmöhus and then select your parish.

Military Records

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Svalöv Församling Husförhörslängd 1841 - 1849 Ortregister