Västra Ämtervik Parish, Värmland, Sweden Genealogy

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Värmland County
Västra Ämtervik

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


(write information such as: how old the parish is, interesting facts about the parish, what alternate names it has, or any boundary changes.)
Västra Ämtervik Parish, Värmland, Sweden Genealogy
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Place Names:

Aplung, Aplungsfallet, Aplungstorp Norra, Aplungstorp Södra, Aplungsåsen, Aplungsäter

Backa, Berga, Bråten, Bäckebron




Hensgård, Hensgårdstorp, Humlen


Kisterud, Klingeråsen, Knutserud Norra, Knutserud Södra, Kolsgård


Norra Aplungstorp, Norra Knutserud

Persby, Perstorp

Sillegård, Svensby, Säljbacka, Södra Aplungstorp, Södra Knutserud


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

  • Surrounding Parishes


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.)

Help Using ArkivDigital: Online Databases for Sweden

These lessons will teach you how to use ArkivDigital:

Family History Library Records

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

Military Records

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Västra Ämtervik Husförhörslängd 1836-1843 Ortregister