Vardø, Finnmark, Norway Genealogy

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Norway
Finnmark County
Vardø


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

Church Records

Microfilm of parish registers available at the Family History Library.  Contains parish registers for Vardø parish with Makkaur chapel which was discontinued in 1808. Vardø became an annex to Vadsø clerical district in 1819, but became its own clerical district again in 1849.  Records available for the years 1747-1912.


Digitized images of parish registers available online at Digitalarkivet (Digital Archives).
Vardø: 1769-1929
Vardø/Vardø bysockn: 1879-1929
Vardø/Vardø landsokn: 1879-1928
Vardø/Vardø: 1769-1878

Census Records

  • Folketelling 1 Feb 1801, Norge.  The 1801 cenus for Vardø clerical district is available on microfilm at the Family History Library.  Also available online at Digitalarkivet (Digital Archives). 

  • Folketælling 31 December 1865.  The 1865 census for Vardø city is available on microfilm at the Family History Library.  This is another filming for the city only.  Also available online at Digitalarkivet (Digital Archives).




Court Records

Land Records

Farm Books

Genealogy

Probate Records

1686-1844: Records are found in Finnmark judicial district.