Tännäs Lappförsamling Parish, Jämtland, Sweden Genealogy

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Tännäs Lappförsamling

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


This parish was created in 1768 from Undersåker lappförsamling. In 1941 this parish was dissolved.
Up to 1925 this parish was called Hede lappförsamling. After 1925 it was called Tännäs lappförsamling.

Tännäs Lappförsamling Parish, Jämtland, Sweden Genealogy
Stift add here
Pastorat - 1925 Hede, 1925-1941 Tännäs
Län - 1810 Gävleborg, 1810-1941 Jämtland (with part in Kopparberg)
Landskap Jämtland
Härad not applicable
Tingslag add here
Domsaga add here
Fögderi 1751-1883 Härjedalens fögderi, 1884-1945 Jämtlands södra
Länsmansdistrikt add here
Kronofogdedistrikt add here
Kommun 1863-1973 Tännäs kommun
Militär indelning add here

Place Names

There is no Village index. Only listing of Individuals.

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

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Census Records

Church Records

There is a husförhörslängd for 1746, but they become regular between 1826 - 1941. The födde och döpt record spans 1747 - 1941.

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, Jämtland 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, Jämtland" and then select your parish.

Military Records

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Tännäs Lappförsamling parish, 1930 Parish book, AI;3.

Riksarkivet. "Tännäs lappförsamling." Nationell ArkivDatabas (NAD). March 2011 http://www.nad.ra.se/

Skatteverket. "Tännäs lappförsamling." Förteckning (Sveriges församlingar genom tiderna). March 2011 Sveriges församlingar genom tiderna